41 Quotes About Humbleness


Achieving humbleness in life can lead us to many rewards in life. From a modest attitude to apologizing for a mistake, here are some inspiring quotes about humbleness that are great.

“A genuinely humble person humbles himself even before those who should be humbled by his presence.”

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

“A man who is at the top is a man who has the habit of getting to the bottom.”

“Always acknowledge a fault. This will throw those in authority off their guard and give you an opportunity to commit more.”

“Always remember when you are on top of the world , that the earth rotates every 24 hrs.”

“Being humble matters.”

“Being humble means recognizing that we are not on earth to see how important we can become, but to see how much difference we can make in the lives of others.”

“Don’t let proud get to your head, always humble yourself.”

“He is a very humble man, that thinks not himself better than some others.”

“Humble people ask for help.”

“Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.”

“Humility is royalty without a crown.”

“Humility is the ability to give up your pride and still retain your dignity.”

“Humility is the only true wisdom by which we prepare our minds for all the possible changes of life.”

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

“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.”

“Humility means accepting reality with no attempt to outsmart it.”

“I always say be humble but be firm. Humility and openness are the key to success without compromising your beliefs.”

“I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.”

“I stand here before you not as a prophet, but as a humble servant of you, the people.”

“If you are really humble you will put yourself first when you need to take care of you.”

“If you would have people speak well of you, then do not speak well of yourself.”

“I’ll never forget where I’m from. It’s essential to remain humble and evolving.”

“It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.”

“No matter how high up you get, never forget where you came from.”

“No truly great person ever thought themselves so.”

“Nobody stands taller than those willing to stand corrected.”

“Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.”

“One may be humble out of pride.”

“Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real. ”

“Success comes to those who dedicate everything to their passion in life. To be successful, it is also very important to be humble and never let fame or money travel to your head.”

“The less people speak of their greatness, the more we think of it.”

“The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is.”

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

“To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.”

“To the extent we behave with humility, to that extent good will result.”

“True humility is having the understanding that, even as a small seed, we are still an important part of the greater plan. However, we are not the master planner.”

“We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.”

“We have to humble ourselves and the way you do that is by serving other people.”

“We must quit thinking we know everything, and quit placing “knowledge” over kindness and compassion.”

“You have to know when to be arrogant. You have to when to be humble. You have to know when to be hard and you have to know when to be soft.”

As you age in life, you start to learn about humbleness more.