It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
— St. Augustine (Submitted by: Matais, Vermont)
Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.
— C.S. Lewis (Submitted by: Claire, Chicago)
Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.
— Cicero (106 BC – 43 BC)
The superior man is distressed by the limitations of his ability; he is not distressed by the fact that men do not recognize the ability that he has.
— Confucius
He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.
— Confucius
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
— Confucius
The superior man is satisfied and composed; the mean man is always full of distress.
— Confucius