In peace there’s nothing so becomes a man as modest stillness and humility.
Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more, Or close the wall up with our English dead In peace there’s nothing so becomes a man As modest stillness and humility But when the blast of war blows in our ears, Then imitate the action of the tiger Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood.
Six essential qualities that are the key to success Sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity.
You couldn’t be that good and not know it, somewhere in your secret heart, however much you’d been abused into affecting public humility.
If we were to be asked suddenly to give a definition of humility we would doubtless be greatly embarrassed.
I have often wished I had time to cultivate modesty… But I am too busy thinking about myself.
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.