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Clarity and consistency are not enough: the quest for truth requires humility and effort.
It is essential to employ, trust, and reward those whose perspective, ability, and judgment are radically different from yours. It is also rare, for it requires uncommon humility, tolerance, and wisdom.
Life is a long lesson in humility.
James M. Barrie
Uncertainty is a sign of humility, and humility is just the ability or the willingness to learn.
Great leaders don't need to act tough. Their confidence and humility serve to underscore their toughness.
If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail.
A sarcastic person has a superiority complex that can be cured only by the honesty of humility.
Lawrence G. Lovasik
Humility is no substitute for a good personality.
A good youth ought to have a fear of God, to be subject to his parents, to give honor to his elders, to preserve his purity; he ought not to despise humility, but should love forbearance and modesty. All these are an ornament to youthful years.
Sports are such a great teacher. I think of everything they've taught me: camaraderie, humility, how to resolve differences.
I believe our legacy will be defined by the accomplishments and fearless nature by which our daughters and sons take on the global challenges we face. I also wonder if perhaps the most lasting expression of one's humility lies in our ability to foster and mentor our children.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
Frank Lloyd Wright
There is no disease more conducive to clinical humility than aneurysm of the aorta.
Humility is attentive patience.
There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder.
Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.
It ain't the heat, it's the humility.
The competent programmer is fully aware of the limited size of his own skull. He therefore approaches his task with full humility, and avoids clever tricks like the plague.
There are no better cosmetics than a severe temperance and purity, modesty and humility, a gracious temper and calmness of spirit; and there is no true beauty without the signatures of these graces in the very countenance.
Humility is not cowardice. Meekness is not weakness. Humility and meekness are indeed spiritual powers.
Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride.
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
The beloved of the Almighty are: the rich who have the humility of the poor, and the poor who have the magnanimity of the rich.
Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
I'm coming from a place of total strength and humility now.
Robert Downey, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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