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So much about living life, to me, is about humility and gratitude. And I've tried very hard to have those qualities and be that person and I'm just so disappointed in myself that I allowed it to slip.
All we will ever know and share about love, humility, compassion, and sacrifice - the secrets that will reveal and then resolve old sorrows - awaits us within ourselves.
The job is to ask questions-it always was-and to ask them as inexorably as I can. And to face the absence of precise answers with a certain humility.
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 attentive patience.
Life is a long lesson in humility.
James M. Barrie
Humility is no substitute for a good personality.
To be a preacher requires two apparently contradictory qualities: confidence and humility.
It becomes us in humility to make our devout acknowledgments to the Supreme Ruler of the Universe for the inestimable civil and religious blessings with which we are favored.
James K. Polk
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.
If one takes pride in one's craft, you won't let a good thing die. Risking it through not pushing hard enough is not a humility.
Ancient societies had anthropomorphic gods: a huge pantheon expanding into centuries of dynastic drama; fathers and sons, martyred heroes, star-crossed lovers, the deaths of kings - stories that taught us of the danger of hubris and the primacy of humility.
Humility is not cowardice. Meekness is not weakness. Humility and meekness are indeed spiritual powers.
Humility, I have learned, must never be confused with meekness. Humility is being open to the ideas of others.
I beg the Most High to allow me the favour of the double reward, but if God only finds me worthy of one reward, I will accept it in all humility.
King Hassan II
I have a healthy amount of humility.
Do you wish to be great? Then begin by being. Do you desire to construct a vast and lofty fabric? Think first about the foundations of humility. The higher your structure is to be, the deeper must be its foundation.
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.
Have the humility to learn from those around you.
John C. Maxwell
It is only through the opposition of ideas that we can learn to be self-critical, to work towards intellectual humility.
If we learn not humility, we learn nothing.
We must admit with humility that, while number is purely a product of our minds, space has a reality outside our minds, so that we cannot completely prescribe its properties a priori.
Carl Friedrich Gauss
And humility in politics means accepting that one party doesn't have all the answers; recognising that working in partnership is progress not treachery.
Humility is a necessary veil to all other graces.
Without humility there can be no humanity.
C. S. Lewis
John F. Kennedy
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