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37 Humility Quotes

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein Quotes

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

Rabindranath Tagore Quotes

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Humility is like underwear, essential, but indecent if it shows

Helen Nielsen Quotes

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I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal. I own, however, that I have humility enough to confess my errors and to retrace my steps.

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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You know more than you think you know, just as you know less than you want to know.

Oscar Wilde Quotes

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To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.

Benjamin Franklin Quotes

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To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.

Charles de Montesquieu Quotes

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What makes humility so desirable is the marvelous thing it does to us; it creates in us a capacity for the closest possible intimacy with God

Monica Baldwin Quotes

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The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.

Norman Vincent Peale Quotes

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If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton Quotes

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Lowliness is the base of every virtue, And he who goes the lowest builds the safest.

Philip James Bailey Quotes , Source: Festus (sc. Home)

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He saw a cottage with a double coach-house, A cottage of gentility! And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin Is pride that apes humility.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge Quotes , Source: Devil's Walk

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I am well aware that I am the 'umblest person going . . . let the other be where he may.

Charles Dickens Quotes , Source: The Personal History of David Copperfield (vol. I, ch. XVII)

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'Umble we are, 'umble we have been, 'umble we shall ever be.

Charles Dickens Quotes , Source: The Personal History of David Copperfield (vol. I, ch. XVII)

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show me someone not full of herself and i'll show you a hungry person

Nikki Giovanni Quotes , Source: Poem for a Lady Whose Voice I Like

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Humble things become the humble. [Lat., Parvum parva decent.]

Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus) Quotes , Source: Epistles (I, 7, 44)

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God hath sworn to lift on high Who sinks himself by true humility.

John Keble Quotes , Source: Miscellaneous Poems--At Hooker's Tomb

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O be very sure That no man will learn anything at all, Unless he first will learn humility.

Lord Lytton (Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton) ("Owen Meredith") Quotes , Source: Vanini (l. 327)

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Don't be so humble--you are not that great.

Lord Lytton (Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton) ("Owen Meredith") Quotes , Source: Vanini (l. 327)

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One may be humble out of pride.

Michael Eyquen de Montaigne Quotes , Source: Of Presumption (bk. II, ch. XVII)

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Fairest and best adorned is she Whose clothing is humility.

James Montgomery Quotes , Source: Humility

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Nearest the throne itself must be The footstool of humility.

James Montgomery Quotes , Source: Humility

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Humility, that low, sweet root, From which all heavenly virtues shoot.

Thomas Moore Quotes , Source: Loves of the Angels--Third Angel's Story (st. 11)

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I was not born for Courts or great affairs; I pay my debts, believe, and say my pray'rs.

Alexander Pope Quotes , Source: Prologue to Satires (l. 268)

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The longer I live the more I see that I am never wrong about anything, and that all the pains that I have so humbly taken to verify my notions have only wasted my time.

Alexander Pope Quotes , Source: Prologue to Satires (l. 268)

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