Humility Quotes, Modesty Sayings
Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
– Joseph Addison
Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.
– C.S. Lewis
Humility means accepting reality with no attempt to outsmart it.
– David Richo
I am no more humble than my talents require.
– Oscar Levant
Don’t let success go to your head. Remember; when success comes, walk in humility.
– Bill Newman
Humble is such a lonely word.
It is always the secure who are humble.
-Gilbert Keith Chesterton
But perhaps the most important lesson I learned is that there are no walls between humans and the elephants except those that we put up ourselves, and that until we allow not only elephants, but all living creatures their place in the sun, we can never be whole ourselves.
– Lawrence Anthony
That it is a bad thing to be tortured and starved, humiliated or hurt, is not an opinion; it is a fact. That it is better for people to be loved and attended to, rather than hated or neglected, is again a plain fact, not a matter of opinion.
– G. J. Warnock
Everyone hates being humiliated. Yet, karaoke still exists…
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.
Be modest! It is the kind of pride least likely to offend.
– Jules Renard
One cannot be humble and aware of oneself at the same time.
– Madeleine L’Engle
Humility reminds you that in order to receive value, you must create value in equal measure.
– Ralph Marston
In reality, humility means nothing other than complete honesty about yourself.
– William Countryman
NEVER forget where you came from it might save you from where you could end up.
You are amazingly beautiful, because you don’t show how much potential you truly have.
– Mariel Avila
Lord, where we are wrong, make us willing to change; where we are right, make us easy to live with.
– Peter Marshall
We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.
– Rabindranath Tagore