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Motivational Thoughts on Humility



The greatest pleasure I know is to do a good action by stealth, and to have it found out by accident.
-- Charles Lamb

The deepest waters make the least noise.
-- Guatemalan Proverb

The humblest citizen of all the land, when clad in the armor of a righteous cause, is stronger than all the hosts of error.
-- William Jennings Bryan

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.
-- Mahatma Gandhi

Humility that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.
-- Thomas More

Humility is to make a right estimate of one's self.
-- Charles H. Spurgeon

Without humility there can be not humanity.
-- John Buchan

Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.
-- Thomas Merton

Humility is a virtue; timidity is a disease.
-- Jim Rohn

Live like the rice of Padi. When empty, it stands up tall. When full, it looks down. Like a mature head of rice, one may know a lot but must say little.
-- Balinese Proverb

Be like a duck - keep calm and unruffled on the surface, but paddle like the devil underneath.
-- Jacob Braude

The stars make no noise.
-- Irish Proverb





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LATEST THOUGHTS

Habit
Bad habits are like a comfortable bed...easy to get into, but hard to get out of.

-- Unknown Author

Habit
Habit starts out as a thread. As new threads are added, it becomes a rope we cannot break.

-- Unknown Author

Dreams
You can plant a dream.

-- Anne Campbell

Happiness
He who plants a garden plants happiness.

-- Chinese Proverb

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