Humble Quotes

Being humble is one of the virtues that gets instant admiration, and are very visible too. You see some successful person or a celebrity being polite and humble and you instantly start liking the person. That is the power of humility. Humility and being humble have conquered more hearts than any other virtues of Men and Women. Some people like to brag a lot and beat their own drums, but more often than not these are the proverbial empty vessels, but there are also the extremely successful people who still like to Brag. They brag for one thing, to impress upon others, but what they fail to understand is that more people will get impressed by being humble.

These are our collection of the most inspiring Humble quotes and sayings.

He who is humble is confident and wise. He who brags is insecure and lacking.
~ Lisa Edmondson

The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
~Confucius

To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
~Benjamin Franklin

Be humble, for the worst thing in the world is of the same stuff as you; be confident, for the stars are of the same stuff as you.
~Nicholai Velimirovic

Whoever loves becomes humble. Those who love have, so to speak, pawned a part of their narcissism.
~ Sigmund Freud

An humble knowledge of thyself is a surer way to God than a deep search after learning.
~Thomas Kempis

Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
~Henry Ward Beecher

One may be humble out of pride.
~Michel de Montaigne

The praise that comes from love does not make us vain, but more humble.
~ James Matthew Barrie

It is always the secure who are humble.
~Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Humble Quotes
Humility is a grace that shines in a high condition but cannot, equally, in a low one because a person in the latter is already, perhaps, too much humbled.
~Samuel Richardson

To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.
~ Benjamin Franklin

Any one thing in the creation is sufficient to demonstrate a Providence to a humble and grateful mind.
~ Epictetus

A person can achieve everything by being simple and humble.
~ Rig Veda

When you are as great as I am it is hard to be humble.
~ Muhammad Ali

If thou desire the love of God and man, be humble, for the proud heart, as it loves none but itself, is beloved of none but itself. Humility enforces where neither virtue, nor strength, nor reason can prevail.
~Francis Quarles

In a humble state, you learn better. I can’t find anything else very exciting about humility, but at least there’s that.
~ John Dooner

Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing.
~Camille Pissarro
Humble Sayings
God descends to the humble as waters flow down from the hills into the valleys. ~Tikhon

The devil sees nothing more abominable than a truly humble christian, for [that Christian] is just the opposite of the devil’s own image
~Hans Nielsen Hauge

Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.
~ John Wooden

We’d like to be humble…but what if no one notices?
~John Ortberg

A humble knowledge of ourselves is a surer way to God than is the search for depth of learning.
~Thomas a’Kempis

A heart that understands what is implicit in God’s tenderness is humbled beyond any hope of goodness or worth in itself.
~Marian Scheele

God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.
~The Bible

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble
~ Helen Keller

But You never reject a repentant and humble heart.
~Alphonsus Liguori

Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
~ La Rochefoucauld

After crosses and losses men grow humbler and wiser.
~ Benjamin Franklin

Sense shines with a double luster when it is set in humility. An able and yet humble man is a jewel worth a kingdom.
~ William Penn

In a humble state, you learn better. I can’t find anything else very exciting about humility, but at least there’s that.
~ John Dooner

Plenty of people wish to become devout, but no one wishes to be humble.
~Fran├žois Duc de La Rochefoucauld

Don’t be so humble- you are not that great.
~Lord Lytton or was it (Golda Meir)

One may be humble out of pride.
~Michel de Montaigne

Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is to think, it is to be humble.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have learned that much of my spiritual progress does not come directly from God, but through my ability to humble myself and hear Him speak through imperfect people.
~Francis Frangipane

I am no more humble than my talents require.
~Oscar Levant

Humble souls are fearful of their own strength.
~William Gurnall

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