Humility Quotes, Modesty Sayings

Everyone hates being humiliated. Yet, karaoke still exists…

I think people who lack humility are really annoying.

Carry your bag by yourself; carry your umbrella by yourself; open your door by yourself; light your own candle! Do your job by yourself! Don’t use others! Don’t behave like a king, don’t behave like a queen! Be humble!
Mehmet Murat ildan

But lest some unlucky event should happen unfavorable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room that I this day declare with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with.
George Washington

The power of one hundred proud men cannot influence the world as much as of one humble servant of God.
Tom Krause

Do not try to seem wise to others.
Epictetus

If anyone tells you that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not make excuses about what is said of you but answer, “He was ignorant of my other faults, else he would not have mentioned these alone.
Epictetus

A contented man is never poor. A humble man is never arrogant.
Dr T.P.Chia

Submitted by: Dr T.P.Chia

Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
Joseph Addison

Be modest! It is the kind of pride least likely to offend.
Jules Renard

Early in my career…I had to choose between an honest arrogance and a hypercritical humility… I deliberately choose an honest arrogance, and I’ve never been sorry.
Frank Lloyd Wright

Being humble takes more courage than hauling arrogance.

Humbleness promotes respect and good will. Arrogance invites disrespect and ill will.
Dr T.P.Chia

Submitted by: Ivy Lee

Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.
C.S. Lewis

Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.
– Ezra Taft Benson

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