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Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.
Talent is God-given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
Self-praise is for losers. Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble.
Greatness is not found in possessions, power, position, or prestige. It is discovered in goodness, humility, service, and character.
When things are going well, be mindful of adversity. When prosperous, be mindful of poverty. When loved, be mindful of thoughtfulness. When respected, be mindful of humility.
If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.
Humbleness, forgiveness, clarity and love are the dynamics of freedom. They are the foundations of authentic power.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
The world tells us to seek success, power and money; God tells us to seek humility, service and love.
If humility does not precede all that we do, our efforts are fruitless.
Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.
The selfish reason to be humble is that the more seriously you take yourself, the unhappier you’re going to be.
The more one thinks, the more one feels the hopeless immensity of man’s ignorance.
Those who are free of resentful thoughts surely find peace.
There’s no point in spending time, energy and money looking for more, when you don’t appreciate what you have.
When you are wrong, admit it. When you are right, be quiet.
The less you know, the more you believe.
Two things define you: Your patience when you have nothing and your attitude when you have everything.
Self-reflection entails asking yourself questions about your values, assessing your strengths and failures, thinking about your perceptions and interactions with others, and imagining where you want to take your life in the future.
Let gratitude be awakened; let humility be deepened; let love be quickened.
Humility is often a false front we employ to gain power over others.
Humility and resignation are our prime virtues.
Disasters teach us humility.
In God’s economy, nothing is wasted. Through failure, we learn a lesson in humility which is probably needed, painful though it is.
True will is quiet humility, resilience, and flexibility; the other kind of will is weakness disguised by bluster and ambition.
Be nice to people on your way up because you’ll meet them on your way down.
Humility is not disgraceful, and carries no loss of true pride.
Stay hungry, stay young, stay foolish, stay curious, and above all, stay humble because just when you think you got all the answers, is the moment when some bitter twist of fate in the universe will remind you that you very much don’t.
We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.
Don’t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
We don’t discover humility by thinking less of ourselves; we discover humility by thinking less about ourselves.
We ought to give thanks for all fortune: if it is good, because it is good; if bad, because it works in us patience, humility, contempt of this world and the hope of our eternal country.
How could I bear a crown of gold when the Lord bears a crown of thorns? And bears it for me!