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Humility, I have learned, must never be confused with meekness. Humility is being open to the ideas of others.
I'm grateful for my brokenness. I'm grateful for my humility.
Making people laugh is magic. I feel like if you have humility, then you can do anything in comedy.
Therefore, a person should first be changed by a teacher's instructions, and guided by principles of ritual. Only then can he observe the rules of courtesy and humility, obey the conventions and rules of society, and achieve order.
Humility was considered a great virtue in my family household. No show of complacency or self-satisfaction was ever tolerated. Patting yourself on the back was definitely not encouraged, and pleasure or pride would be punishable by death.
I'm a religious woman. And I feel I have responsibility. I have no modesty at all. I'm even afraid of it - it's a learned affectation and it's just stuck on me like decals. Now I pray for humility because that comes from inside out.
Humility is not something that comes naturally. But it is a cardinal virtue that should be pursued more than any other.
Mankind is like dogs, not gods - as long as you don't get mad they'll bite you - but stay mad and you'll never be bitten. Dogs don't respect humility and sorrow.
Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom.
Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by grace.
Humility is attentive patience.
Traits like humility, courage, and empathy are easily overlooked - but it's immensely important to find them in your closest relationships.
Worship means reverence and humility it means revering your real self and humbling delusions.
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 is becoming a lost art, but it's not difficult to practice. It means that you realize that others have been involved in your success.
What the world needs is more geniuses with humility; there are so few of us left.
True humility is expressed in deeds, not words. The humble are those who truly walk the same ground as everyone else - not necessarily with grovelling, hunched backs, but certainly not lording it over others, either.
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.
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.
An actor should always let humility outweigh ambition.
I think any artist that's going to become anything in this world faces humility: with great humility comes great success.
If every moment is sacred, and If you are amazed and in awe most of the time when you find yourself breathing and not crazy, then you are in a state of constant thankfulness, worship and humility.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
If zeal had been appropriate for putting humanity right, why did God the Word clothe himself in the body, using gentleness and humility in order to bring the world back to his Father?
Isaac of Nineveh
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.
Obedience to the word in humility of mind never confuses.
John Nelson Darby
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