Pride And Humility Quotes

Pride And Humility Quotes by Ezra Taft Benson, Albert Einstein, Elizabeth Gilbert, C. S. Lewis, Francis Quarles, Vincent de Paul and many others.

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We can choose to humble ourselves by loving God, adjusting our will to His, and putting Him first in our lives.
Ezra Taft Benson
A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.
Albert Einstein
you must stop looking at the world through your head. You must look through your heart, instead.
Elizabeth Gilbert
Pride gets no pleasure out of having something, only out of having more of it than the next man.
C. S. Lewis
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
Humility is nothing but truth, and pride is nothing but lying.
Vincent de Paul
Through pride the devil became the devil. Pride leads to every vice, it’s the complete anti-God state of mind.
C. S. Lewis
It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.
Mahatma Gandhi
We can choose to humble ourselves by conquering enmity toward our brothers and sisters, esteeming them as ourselves, and lifting them as high or higher than we are. . . .
Ezra Taft Benson
Nothing sets a person so much out of the devil’s reach as humility.
Jonathan Edwards
Be not proud of race, face, place, or grace.
Charles Spurgeon
A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you are looking down, you cannot see something that is above you.
C. S. Lewis
I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
John Ruskin
Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
William Penn
What makes humility so desirable is the marvelous thing it does to us; it creates in us a capacity for the closest possible intimacy with God.
Monica Baldwin
A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
C. S. Lewis
Nothing is more deceitful than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast.
Jane Austen