Humility Quotes SMS Collection

Glory is largely a theatrical concept there

Glory is largely a theatrical concept.  There is no striving for glory without a vivid awareness of an audience.  ~Eric Hoffer, The True Believer,

He was like a cock who thought

He was like a cock who thought the sun had risen to hear him crow.  ~George Eliot, Adam Bede, 1859, ch. 33MBT

Swallow your pride occasionally its non fattening author

Swallow your pride occasionally, it’s non-fattening!  ~Author Unknown

Most of us retain enough the theological

Most of us retain enough of the theological attitude to think that we are little gods.  ~Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.CUL

None are so empty as those who

None are so empty as those who are full of themselves.  ~Benjamin Whichcote

Wear your learning like watch in a

Wear your learning like your watch, in a private pocket; and do not pull it out, and strike it, merely to show that you

When science discovers the center of universe

When science discovers the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed to find they are not it.  ~Bernard BailyPMB

What kills a skunk is the publicity

What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself.  ~Abraham LincolnGCLE

Modesty the art of encouraging people to

Modesty:  The art of encouraging people to find out for themselves how wonderful you are.  ~Source UnknownWLBUQ

Talking much about oneself can also be

Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.  ~Friedrich Nietzsche

Few are humble for it takes a

Few are humble, for it takes a self-esteem few possess. ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com

Humble is such a lonely word kaksri

Humble is such a lonely word.  ~KakSrijan12mail

We come nearest to the great when

We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.  ~Rabindranath Tagore

Dont look for more honor than your

Don’t look for more honor than your learning merits.  ~Jewish Proverb

Wash out your ego every once in

Wash out your ego every once in a while, as cleanliness is next to godliness not just in body but in humility as well.

Modesty is the lowest of virtues and

Modesty is the lowest of the virtues, and is a confession of the deficiency it indicates.  He who undervalues himself is justly overvalued by

True merit like a river the deeper

True merit, like a river, the deeper it is, the less noise it makes.  ~Edward Frederick Halifax

It is far more impressive when others

It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.  ~Author Unknown

There are a billion people in china

There are a billion people in China.  It’s not easy to be an individual in a crowd of more than a billion people.  Think

Dont talk about yourself it will be

Don’t talk about yourself; it will be done when you leave.  ~Wilson Mizner

Any party which takes credit for the

Any party which takes credit for the rain must not be surprised if its opponents blame it for the drought.  ~Dwight Morrow

You shouldnt gloat about anything youve done

You shouldn’t gloat about anything you’ve done; you ought to keep going and find something better to do.  ~David PackardDCQ

Humility is to make a right estimate

Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self.  ~Charles Haddon SpurgeonHumility is nothing else but a right judgement of ourselves.  ~William Law

There are two kinds of egotists those

There are two kinds of egotists:  Those who admit it, and the rest of us.  ~Laurence J. Peter

One learns to ignore criticism by first

One learns to ignore criticism by first learning to ignore applause.  ~Robert Brault, www.robertbrault.com