Humility Quotes

13 of the best book quotes about humility
  1. #1
    “Wilbur was modest; fame did not spoil him.”
  2. #2
    “The humblest tasks get beautified if loving hands do them.”
  3. #3
    “Nothing is more deceitful…than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.”
  4. #4
    “Be modest, be humble, be simple. Make sure you come in first so that you have something to be humble about.”
  5. #5
    It is very difficult for the prosperous to be humble.
    Jane Austen
  6. #6
    He was a simple man who had no inferiority complex about his lack of education, and even more amazing no superiority complex because he had succeeded despite that lack.
  7. #7
    “Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.”
  8. #8
    “I’m scared of stuff so nice. I ain’t got faith. I’m scared somepin ain’t so nice about it.”
  1. #9
    People whose history and future were threatened each day by extinction considered that it was only by divine intervention that they were able to live at all. I find it interesting that the meanest life, the poorest existence, is attributed to God’s will, but as human beings become more affluent, as their living standard and style begin to ascend the material scale, God descends the scale of responsibility at a commensurate speed
  2. #10
    I did not bow down to you, I bowed down to all the suffering of humanity.
  3. #11
    “But it is often those who have least of all in this life whom He chooseth for the kingdom. Put thy trust in Him and no matter what befalls thee here, He will make all right hereafter.”
  4. #12
    “Jim said that bees won’t sting idiots, but I didn’t believe that, because I tried them lots of times myself and they wouldn’t sting me.”
  5. #13
    “There’s not one wise man among twenty that will praise himself.”
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