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Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Self-Awareness

The first step toward wisdom is humility.
Tim Keller

True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.

Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it's thinking of yourself less.
C.S. Lewis

The greatest friend of truth is time, her greatest enemy is prejudice, and her constant companion is humility.
Charles Caleb Colton

The more humble and obedient to God a man is, the more wise and at peace he will be in all that he does.
Thomas à Kempis

Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which this virtue does not exist there cannot be any other virtue except in mere appearance.
Saint Augustine

The proud man can learn humility, but he will be proud of it.
Mignon McLaughlin

The more we know, the better we forgive; whoever feels deeply, feels for all living creatures; it is the knowledge of ourselves and our own that makes us tolerant and humble with the differences of others.
Madame de Stael

The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
Winston Churchill

The wise man knows himself to be a fool, but the fool thinks himself to be wise.
William Shakespeare

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Learning From Mistakes

The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
John Powell

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way.
Al Franken

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Elbert Hubbard

The only way to avoid making mistakes is to have no new ideas.
Albert Einstein

Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to the error that counts.
Nikki Giovanni

Mistakes are the portals of discovery.
James Joyce

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.
Dale Carnegie

Mistakes are always forgivable if one has the courage to admit them.
Bruce Lee

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
Oscar Wilde

Admitting our mistakes is a sign of maturity and wisdom. We learn more from knowing our mistakes.

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Empathy

Empathy is about finding echoes of another person in yourself.
Mohsin Hamid

Empathy is the starting point for creating a community and taking action. It's the impetus for creating change.
Max Carver

Empathy is the key to great stories.
Ami Vitale

Empathy is the antidote to shame.
Brené Brown

Empathy is the ability to step outside of your own bubble and into the bubbles of other people.
C. JoyBell C.

Empathy is the most radical of human emotions.
Gloria Steinem

Empathy is the first step in creating a community and taking action. It's the glue that holds people together.
Bryant H. McGill

Empathy is the capacity to think and feel oneself into the inner life of another person.
Heinz Kohut

Empathy is the bridge that connects us to other people.

Empathy is the ability to understand and share the feelings of others. It is the foundation of human connection.

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Gratitude

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others.

When we focus on our gratitude, the tide of disappointment goes out and the tide of love rushes in.
Kristin Armstrong

Gratitude is the fairest blossom which springs from the soul.
Henry Ward Beecher

Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.
Zig Ziglar

Gratitude is a powerful catalyst for happiness. It’s the spark that lights a fire of joy in your soul.
Amy Collette

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.
Melody Beattie

Gratitude is the memory of the heart.
Jean Baptiste Massieu

Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.

Gratitude is the attitude that takes you to your altitude.
Michael Beckwith

Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues but the parent of all others.
Marcus Tullius Cicero

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Patience

Patience is the calm acceptance that things can happen in a different order than the one you have in mind.
David G. Allen

Patience is not passive waiting. Patience is active acceptance of the process required to attain your goals and dreams.
Ray A. Davis

Patience is not a virtue. It is an achievement.
Vera Nazarian

Patience is the key to paradise.
Turkish Proverb

Patience is the art of concealing your impatience.
Guy Kawasaki

Patience is the mark of true love. If you truly love someone, you will be more patient with that person.
Thich Nhat Hanh

Patience is not about waiting, but how we act when things take longer than we expect.
Paulo Coelho

Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.

Patience is not simply the ability to wait - it's how we behave while we're waiting.
Joyce Meyer

Patience is the companion of wisdom.
Saint Augustine

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Acceptance

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
Nathaniel Branden

The art of acceptance is the art of making someone who has just done you a small favor wish that he might have done you a greater one.
Russell Lynes

The wise man knows he knows nothing, the fool thinks he knows all.

The greatest challenge in life is being yourself… in a world trying to make you like everyone else.

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

The only true wisdom is in knowing you are ignorant.

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Kindness

Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.
Robert Green Ingersoll

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.
Wendy Mass

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

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Mark Twain

True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.
C.S. Lewis

The greatest gift you can give someone is your kindness, because it will never be forgotten.

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Service

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Mahatma Gandhi

The greatest among you will be your servant.
Jesus Christ

Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.
Muhammad Ali

The most important thing in life is to serve others.
Lao Tzu

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Charles Dickens

The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.
Steve Jobs

The best way to serve others is to listen to them.
Mother Teresa

The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.
Albert Schweitzer

The true test of leadership is how well you function in a crisis.
Brian Tracy

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Listening

The most basic of all human needs is the need to understand and be understood. The best way to understand people is to listen to them.
Ralph G. Nichols

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when someone asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.
Henry David Thoreau

The art of conversation lies in listening.
Malcom Forbes

The first duty of love is to listen.
Paul Tillich

One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.
Bryant H. McGill

The word 'listen' contains the same letters as the word 'silent'.
Alfred Brendel

The quieter you become, the more you can hear.
Ram Dass

The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to understand. We listen to reply.
Stephen R. Covey

The wise listen with their ears, not their mouth.
Rune Lazuli

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Forgiveness

Forgiveness is the fragrance that the violet sheds on the heel that has crushed it.
Mark Twain

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
Mahatma Gandhi

Forgiveness is not an occasional act, it is a constant attitude.
Martin Luther King Jr.

Forgiveness is the key to action and freedom.
Hannah Arendt

Forgiveness is the final form of love.
Reinhold Niebuhr

Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving, of life.
George MacDonald

Forgiveness is the oil of relationships.
Josh McDowell

Forgiveness is the highest and most difficult of all moral lessons.
Josiah Royce

Forgiveness is the healing of wounds caused by another.
Giles Andreae

Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Open-Mindedness

The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don't know.
Albert Einstein

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

The mind is like a parachute; it only works when it's open.
Frank Zappa

The first step toward success is humility. The second step is willingness.
Zig Ziglar

The wise man doesn't give the right answers, he poses the right questions.
Claude Levi-Strauss

The more open-minded a person is, the more likely they are to learn something new.

The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.
Stephen Hawking

The more you know, the more you realize how much you don't know.

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.
Alan Watts

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Compassion

Compassion is the keen awareness of the interdependence of all things.
Thomas Merton

The greatest gift you can give someone is your own personal development.
Jim Rohn

Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It's a relationship between equals.
Pema Chödrön

The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.
Peter Drucker

The most basic and powerful way to connect to another person is to listen. Just listen. Perhaps the most important thing we ever give each other is our attention.
Rachel Naomi Remen

The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater our own sense of well-being becomes.
Dalai Lama

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern.
Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

The greatest wisdom is in simplicity. Love, respect, tolerance, sharing, gratitude, forgiveness. It's not complex or elaborate. The real knowledge is free. It's encoded in your DNA. All you need is within you. Great teachers have said that from the beginning. Find your heart, and you will find your way.
Carlos Barrios

The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway.
Henry Boye

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Simplicity

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Leonardo da Vinci

The greatest truths are the simplest, and so are the greatest men.
Julius Charles Hare

The simplest things are often the truest.
Richard Bach

The greatest step towards a life of simplicity is to learn to let go.
Steve Maraboli

Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Coco Chanel

The art of simplicity is a puzzle of complexity.
Douglas Horton

Simplicity is the essence of happiness.
Cedric Bledsoe

The greatest wealth is to live content with little.

The more simple we are, the more complete we become.
August Rodin

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About Humility In Leadership

The greatest leaders are not necessarily the ones who do the greatest things. They are the ones that inspire others to do great things.
Ronald Reagan

The best leaders are those most interested in surrounding themselves with assistants and associates smarter than they are.
John C. Maxwell

The greatest leaders are willing to admit their mistakes and learn from them.
John C. Maxwell

Humility is the solid foundation of all virtues.

The greatest leaders are those who empower others.
Bill Gates

The greatest leaders are those who serve others.

The greatest leaders are those who lead by example.

The greatest leaders are those who are willing to listen and learn from others.

Wisdom Of Humility Quotes About The Power Of Humility

True humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.
Rick Warren

Humility is the greatest quality that a man can have, and arrogance is undoubtedly the worst.
Maulana Wahiduddin Khan

Humility is the true key to success. Successful people lose their way at times. They often embrace and overindulge from the fruits of success. Humility halts this arrogance and self-indulging trap. Humble people share the credit and wealth, remaining focused and hungry to continue the journey of success.
Rick Pitino

Humility is the ability to give up your pride and still retain your dignity.
Vanna Bonta

Humility is the courage to be honest with yourself and those around you.

Humility is the mother of giants. One sees great things from the valley; only small things from the peak.
G.K. Chesterton

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