120 Humble Quotes
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Great heroes are humble.
The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; be kind, but not weak; be bold, but not a bully; be thoughtful, but not lazy; be humble, but not timid; be proud, but not arrogant; have humor, but without folly.
Although it is a painful lesson, I have come to realise that the more financially successful I become, the more I need to keep my ego and arrogance in check. Instead of becoming more arrogant, which is not financial intelligence, I remind myself to become more grateful and humble, so I can continue to learn and earn more, rather than give it all back to the market, which I have done. I have learned the hard way that not only does my money follow Newton’s law, so does my intelligence.
I have always held firmly to the thought that each one of us can do a little to bring some portion of misery to an end.
Most of us retain enough of the theological attitude to think that we are little gods.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr
He that is humble, ever shall have God to be his guide.
We love those people who give with humility, or who accept with ease.
The higher we are placed, the more humbly should we walk.
It wasn't until late in life that I discovered how easy it is to say ‘I don't know.’ W Somerset Maugham
It is always the secure who are humble.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
To have a thing is little, if you're not allowed to show it, to know a thing, is nothing unless others know you know it.
Basically, the only thing we need is a hand that rests on our own, that whishes it well, that sometimes guides us.
Blushing is the color of virtue.
When science discovers the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed to find they are not it.
Nearest the throne itself must be the footstool of humility.
Extending your hand is extending yourself.
True humility is contentment.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Humility is to make a right estimate of one's self.
Charles Haddon Spurgeon
The miracle is this-the more we share, the more we have.
Do you wish to rise? Begin by descending. You plan a tower that will piece the clouds? Lay first the foundation of humility.
People that put themselves above others will fall longer and harder.
We are all worms, but I do believe I am a glowworm.
To ease another’s heartache is to forget one’s own.
One learns to ignore criticism by first learning to ignore applause.
There is something in humility which strangely exalts the heart.
If I only had a little humility, I would be perfect.
The man who thinks he can live without others is mistaken; the one who thinks others can't live without him is even more deluded.
The more sympathy you give, the less you need.
Malcolm S Forbes
Humility is the mark of a genuine disciple.
Saint Thomas Aquinas
Nobody stands taller than those willing to stand corrected.
Honesty is stronger medicine than sympathy, which may console but often conceals.
The unassuming youth seeking instruction with humility gains good fortune.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Don't talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.
There is no respect for others without humility in oneself.
Henri Frederick Amiel
Never be haughty to the humble.
Never be humble to the haughty.
Humility may bring you humiliation here on earth, but surely not in heaven.
None are so empty as those who are full of themselves.
Tell him on the contrary that he needs, in the interest of his own happiness, to walk in the path of humility and self-control.
Be it ever so humble, there’s no opinion like one’s own.
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