quote by Vincent de Paul

Humility is nothing but truth, and pride is nothing but lying.

— Vincent de Paul

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Pride and humility quote There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealous

There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.

Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.

The reality is that everybody makes mistakes.

The issue isn't whether you will make them, it's what you will do about them. It's whether you will choose the path of humility and courage or the path of ego and pride.

Pride and humility quote Humility does not mean you think less of yourself. It means you think of yoursel

Humility does not mean you think less of yourself. It means you think of yourself less.

Pride works frequently under a dense mask, and will often assume the garb of humility.

Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.

Nothing sets a person so much out of the devil's reach as humility.

Pride and humility quote Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars.

Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars.

Humility, the place of entire dependence on God, is the first duty and the highest virtue of the creature, and the root of every virtue. And so pride, or the loss of this humility, is the root of every sin and evil.

It is only with total humility, and in absolute stillness of mind that we can know what indeed we are.

Worldly ambition is founded on pride or envy, but emulation, or laudable ambition, is actually founded in humility; for it evidently implies that we have a low opinion of our present attainments, and think it necessary to be advanced.

Pride and humility quote Sometimes, you just have to bow your head, say a prayer, and weather the storm.

Sometimes, you just have to bow your head, say a prayer, and weather the storm.

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An angel fell from Heaven without any other passion except pride, and so we may ask whether it is possible to ascend to Heaven by humility alone, without any other of the virtues.

A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.

To bear defeat with dignity, to accept criticism with poise, to receive honors with humility - these are marks of maturity and graciousness.

Pride and humility quote True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.

True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.

On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.

When I survey the wondrous cross On which the Prince of Glory died, My richest gain I count but loss, And pour contempt on all my pride.

As long as you are proud, you cannot know God.

Pride and humility quote Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.

Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.

Integrity is built by defeating the temptation to be dishonest;

humility grows when we refuse to be prideful; and endurance develops every time you reject the temptation to give up.

I am not a 'democrat' only because 'humility' and equality are spiritual principles corrupted by the attempt to mechanize and formalize them, with the result that we get not universal smallness and humility, but universal greatness and pride, till some Orc gets hold of a ring of power--and then we get and are getting slavery.

A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.

Pride and humility quote Better to die on one's feet than to live on one's knees.

Better to die on one's feet than to live on one's knees.

At every step of our Christian development and in every sphere of our Christian discipleship, pride is the greatest enemy and humility our greatest friend.

Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man... It is the comparison that makes you proud: the pleasure of being above the rest. Once the element of competition is gone, pride is gone.

Discard the protective rags of that vice which you called a virtue: humility.

Learn to value yourself, which means: to FIGHT for your happiness, and when you learn that pride is the sum of all virtues, you will learn to live like a man.

Pride and humility quote Don't worry about your pride, worry about your principles.

Don't worry about your pride, worry about your principles.

Pride is not the heritage of man; humility should dwell with frailty, and atone for ignorance, error, and imperfection.

There are no friends more inseparable than pride and hardness of heart, humility and love, falsehood and impudence.

you must stop looking at the world through your head. You must look through your heart, instead.

Pride and humility quote If you are filled with pride then you'll have no room for wisdom.

If you are filled with pride then you'll have no room for wisdom.

An authentically empowered person is humble.

This does not mean the false humility of one who stoops to be with those who are below him or her. It is the inclusiveness of one who responds to the beauty of each soul. ... It is the harmlessness of one who treasures, honours and reveres life in all its forms.

If, when stung by slander or ill-nature, we wax proud and swell with anger, it is a proof that our gentleness and humility are unreal, and mere artificial show.

When pride retreats from a man, humility begins to dwell in him, and the more pride is diminished, so much more does humility grow. The one gives way to the other as to its opposite. Darkness departs and light appears. Pride is darkness, but humility is light.

Pride and humility quote Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.

Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.

Be not proud of race, face, place, or grace.

Repentance is a grace of God's Spirit whereby a sinner is inwardly humbled and visibly reformed.

To humiliate and be humiliated, I think, is a crucial element in our whole social structure. It's not only the artist I'm sorry for. It's just that I know exactly where he feels most humiliated.

Pride and humility quote The path to wisdom is paved with humility ~Time Fargo

The path to wisdom is paved with humility ~Time Fargo

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It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom.

Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man.

God made us and God is able to empower us to do whatever he calls us to do.

Denying that we can accomplish God's work is not humility; it is the worst kind of pride.

Through pride the devil became the devil.

Pride leads to every vice, it's the complete anti-God state of mind.

Humility is often merely feigned submissiveness assumed in order to subject others, an artifice of pride which stoops to conquer, and although pride has a thousand ways of transforming itself it is never so well disguised and able to take people in as when masquerading as humility.

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