Sit in your place, and none can make you rise (Old English Proverb).
Oh how the mighty have fallen. 2 Kingdoms 1:25 Orthodox Study Bible
He that knows himself best, esteems himself least. (Dictionary of English Proverbs/Thomas Preston)
A fault once denied is twice committed. Old English Proverb
“The people with the least to give always give the most. Haven’t you noticed that?” Catherine Ryan Hyde, Don’t Let Me Go
In reality, there is perhaps not one of our natural passions so hard to subdue as our pride (Jeff Wheeler).
Be wiser than other people if you can; but do not tell them so (Dale Carnegie). It will not win friends or influence people to
“In a very real sense not one of us is qualified, but it seems that God continually chooses the most unqualified to do his work,
What do we mean when we speak of a man of integrity? One who will be true to the highest he knows; who will never
“We should forfeit our right to be offended. That means forfeiting our right to hold on to anger. When we do this, we’ll be making
“Oh yes, the heart is deceptive. And that calls for humility above all else, because my heart isn’t deceptive because it fools other people. It’s
The more right I think I am, the more wrong I am shown to be. If I have to confess my greatest fault, I admit
I believe the first test of a truly great man is humility. I do not mean, by humility, doubt of his own power, or hesitation
Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education (Stephen Covey). It’s hard to learn when you think you already know. The mind
Regardless of your lot in life, build something beautiful on it (Zig Ziglar). Our society has reinforced the faulty idea that money is the solution
One of the least attractive things in a person is, in my opinion, arrogance. Arrogance is not the same as confidence. While confidence is a
A quote about being willing to learn.
One of the most desirable traits for a person to aspire to, in my opinion, is humility. I think we all reach that point sooner