35 Quotes About Humbleness and Success


Achieving humbleness in life can be difficult under certain circumstances and defined by acts of humility. These quotes about humbleness and success are inspiring to to your long term success.

“A great man is always willing to be little.”

“A humble man rises to great heights and an arrogant man falls deep into the pit he tries to dig for others.”

“A humble woman gets her strength from God and gives Him all the glory when something good happens.”

“A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.”

“A true man of honor feels humbled himself when he cannot help humbling others.”

“A wise man is humble, knowing he actually doesn’t know much.”

“Am I going to be known by the car I travel in or by the path I pave and walk on?”

“But lest some unlucky event should happen unfavorable to my reputation, I beg it may be remembered by every gentleman in the room that I this day declare with the utmost sincerity, I do not think myself equal to the command I am honored with.”

“Consumption can be a remedy against boredom and may convey a sense of fictitious power and supremacy, by standing out from the crowd through the extravagance of the expenditure.”

“Don’t make prayer a consistent battle, but rather constantly pray against life’s battles.”

“Every day I feel humble when I experience the vibrational essence of my world.”

“Formal education and current position can define your worthiness. What makes you extraordinary is defined by your attitude towards others.”

“Humility does not mean thinking less of yourself than of other people, nor does it mean having a low opinion of your own gifts. It means freedom from thinking about yourself at all.”

“Humility is never about being small, unseen and unnoticed. Humility is really about expressing all the wonder you are in a way that all people see is the awesomeness and greatness of GOD.”

“Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self.”

“If you feel deserve to judge the arrogant, it’s a sign that you’re so far of humbleness.”

“It is not reputation, fame, success or religiosity that glorifies God, it’s slavery.”

“It is well to remember that the entire population of the universe, with one trifling exception, is composed of others.”

“Life occasionally humbles us by making us turned on by someone whom we turn off.”

“Mere talents does not give glory to God but a humble heart.”

“Most of us retain enough of the theological attitude to think that we are little gods.”

“Pain is inevitable, yet suffering is optional. It is our heart connections that make all the difference. When we experience mental, physical, emotional, or spiritual pain – love is the one medicine that transcends any synthetic or organic drug we use to suppress pain.”

“Selflessness is humility. … humility and freedom go hand in hand. Only a humble person can be free.”

“Some of you need a lesson in humility. While your arrogance may give you a sense of power, it may serve you better to put it aside. Those are the times you will be the light of the world.”

“Stars shine so they can see the world, not so the world can see them.”

“Stay on the ground because ultimately every one goes up.”

“The sun announces its presence with light, not words; do likewise.”

“There is in some people a quietly unassuming pride that no misfortune can humble, and it goes by the name of humility.”

“There’s a lot to be said for the fellow who doesn’t say it himself.”

“To be humble is to be teachable. Meek, not weak. The most humble people are the most aggressive leaders. Aggressive because to be truly taught, is to sincerely do.”

“To worship means to go higher. If you join the one who has gone higher, you will go higher and if you speak ill of that person, you will fall down.”

“Until I have come humbly, I shall know that I have not come at all.”

“While you are so busy trying to make yourself humble, many are persistently and quietly promoting themselves.”

“With the wolves around, your humbleness is your worst adversary.”

“You must be humble, as it is one of the greatest [forms of] worship.”

There are many ways you can humble yourself. These will help you gain new perspectives in life.