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“Never curse a fall. The ground is where humility lives.”

— Yasmin Mogahed, Share via Whatsapp

“Ego = 1÷Knowledge”

— Kaihan Krippendorff, Share via Whatsapp

“Who is more humble? The scientist who looks at the universe with an open mind and accepts whatever the universe has to teach us, or somebody who says everything in this book must be considered the literal truth and never mind the fallibility of all the human beings involved?”

— Carl Sagan, Share via Whatsapp

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

— Ralph Waldo Emerson, Share via Whatsapp

“The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.”

— Winston S. Churchill, Share via Whatsapp

“On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.”

— Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays, Share via Whatsapp

“True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.”

— Rick Warren, The Purpose Driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here for?, Share via Whatsapp

“It is not for me to judge another man s life. I must judge, I must choose, I must spurn, purely for myself. For myself, alone.”

— Herman Hesse, Siddhartha, Share via Whatsapp

“As long as you are proud you cannot know God. A proud man is always looking down on thing and people: and, of course, as long as you are looking down you cannot see something that is above you.”

— C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity, Share via Whatsapp

“A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.”

— Albert Einstein, Share via Whatsapp

“To learn which questions are unanswerable, and not to answer them: this skill is most needful in times of stress and darkness.”

— Ursula K. Le Guin, The Left Hand of Darkness, Share via Whatsapp

“Be careful not to mistake insecurity and inadequacy for humility! Humility has nothing to do with the insecure and inadequate! Just like arrogance has nothing to do with greatness!”

— C. JoyBell C., Share via Whatsapp

“In the course of my life, I have often had to eat my words, and I must confess that I have always found it a wholesome diet.”

— Winston Spencer-Churchill, Share via Whatsapp

“Stay hungry, stay young, stay foolish, stay curious, and above all, stay humble because just when you think you got all the answers, is the moment when some bitter twist of fate in the universe will remind you that you very much don t.”

— Tom Hiddleston, Share via Whatsapp

“The road must be trod, but it will be very hard. And neither strength nor wisdom will carry us far upon it. This quest may be attempted by the weak with as much hope as the strong. Yet it is oft the course of deeds that move the wheels of the world: Small hands do them because they must, while the eyes of the great are elsewhere.”

— J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring, Share via Whatsapp

“Every person that you meet knows something you don t; learn from them.”

— H. Jackson Brown Jr., Share via Whatsapp

“Nothing is more deceitful, said Darcy, than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.”

— Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice, Share via Whatsapp