Humility Quotes

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A great man is always willing to be little.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.
Ernest Hemingway

True humility is contentment.
Henri Frederic Amiel

Judge yourself; if you do that you will not be judged by God, as St. Paul says. But it must be a real sense of your own sinfulness, not an artificial humility.
Johannes Tauler

Life is a long lesson in humility.
James M. Barrie

It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
Mahatma Gandhi

It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
Saint Augustine

Humility is the only true wisdom by which we prepare our minds for all the possible changes of life.
George Arliss

The soul is healed by being with children.
Fyodor Dostoevsky

Humility is the solid foundation of all virtues.
Kong Fu Zi

Humility is nothing else but a right judgment of ourselves.
William Law

Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
William Penn

A sarcastic person has a superiority complex that can be cured only by the honesty of humility.
Lawrence G. Lovasik

Humility is a great quality of leadership which derives respect and not just fear or hatred.
Yousef Munayyer

Humility is a grace that shines in a high condition but cannot, equally, in a low one because a person in the latter is already, perhaps, too much humbled.
Samuel Richardson

A disease and its treatment can be a series of humiliations, a chisel for humility.
Laurel Lee

Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less.
Rick Warren

Humility is not cowardice. Meekness is not weakness. Humility and meekness are indeed spiritual powers.
Swami Sivananda

And when our baby stirs and struggles to be born it compels humility: what we began is now its own.
Margaret Mead

Affliction is the wholesome soil of virtue, where patience, honor, sweet humility, and calm fortitude, take root and strongly flourish.
David Mallet

I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
John Ruskin

If one takes pride in one's craft, you won't let a good thing die. Risking it through not pushing hard enough is not a humility.
Paul Keating

If we learn not humility, we learn nothing.
John Jewel

Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being. Do you desire to construct a vast and lofty fabric? Think first about the foundations of humility. The higher your structure is to be, the deeper must be its foundation.
Saint Augustine

Humility is the gateway into the grace and the favor of God.
Harold Warner

Power is dangerous unless you have humility.
Richard J. Daley

To be a preacher requires two apparently contradictory qualities: confidence and humility.
Timothy Radcliffe

Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
Thomas Fuller

Mankind is like dogs, not gods - as long as you don't get mad they'll bite you - but stay mad and you'll never be bitten. Dogs don't respect humility and sorrow.
Jack Kerouac

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

Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.
Jane Austen

If I had any humility I would be perfect.
Ted Turner

True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.
C.S. Lewis

Making people laugh is magic. I feel like if you have humility, then you can do anything in comedy.
Amanda Seyfried

It ain't the heat, it's the humility.
Yogi Berra

A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.
Albert Einstein

Fairest and best adorned is she Whose clothing is humility.
James Montgomery
 
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