Humility makes great men twice honorable
It is a wholesome and necessary thing for us to turn again to the earth and in the contemplation of her beauties to know of wonder and humility.
Great men suffer hours of depression through introspection and self-doubt. That is why they are great. That is why you will find modesty and humility the characteristics of such men.
The importance of humility. We need the humility to know that truth can be ephemeral, that this can be but one version of the truth.
Even if you be otherwise perfect, you fail without humility.
Humility is like underwear; essential,but indecent if it shows.
Life is a long lesson in humility.
Humility, like darkness, reveals the heavenly lights.
Humility is to make a right estimate of one's self. It is no humility for a man to think less of himself than he ought, though it might rather puzzle him to do that.
I have sounded the very base-string of humility.
The grace that makes every grace amiable is humility.
I believe the first test of a truly great man is humility.
In humility imitate Jesus and Socrates.
Humility must always be the portion of any man who receives acclaim earned in the blood of his followers and the sacrifices of his friends.
Humility and resignation are our prime virtues.
Humility, that low, sweet root, From which all heavenly virtues shoot.
Humility leads to strength and not to weakness. It is the highest form of self-respect to admit mistakes and to make amends for them.
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
Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less.
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose honest arrogance and have seen no occasion to change.
Six essential qualities that are the key to success: Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity.
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.
What I see in Nature is a magnificent structure that we can comprehend only very imperfectly, and that must fill a thinking person with a feeling of humility. This is a genuinely religious feeling that has nothing to do with mysticism.
Humility is a virtue, and it is a virtue innate in guests.
It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.