96+ Best Humble Quotes

Positive humble quotes will remind you the power of humility and give you the inspiration you need. No matter where you are in life, I believe that remain humble help you discover the world around you through other people, places, and experiences in different perspective each day.

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Famous Humble Quotes

Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. Norman Vincent Peale

Don’t think less of yourself, just think of yourself less. Ken Blanchard

To lead the people, walk behind them. Lao Tzu

If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are. Mother Teresa

These are the few ways we can practice humility:
To speak as little as possible of one’s self.
To mind one’s own business.
Not to want to manage other people’s affairs.
To avoid curiosity.
To accept contradictions and correction cheerfully.
To pass over the mistakes of others.
To accept insults and injuries.
To accept being slighted, forgotten and disliked.
To be kind and gentle even under provocation.
Never to stand on one’s dignity.
To choose always the hardest. Mother Teresa

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Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up. Jesse Jackson

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

There is no substitute for hard-work. Always be humble and hungry. Dwayne Johnson

Be strong, but not rude; Be kind, but not weak; Be bold, but not bully; Be humble, but not timid; Be proud, but not arrogant. Zig Ziglar

Work hard, stay humble.

Being humble matters. Kevin Hart

Pride comes before the fall. Stay humble.

Greatness is to stay humble when the whole world calls you great! Mehmet Murat Ildan

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Self praise is for losers. Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble. John Madden

Stay humble, trust your instincts. Most importantly, act. When you come to a fork in the road, take it. Yogi Berra

Success comes to those who dedicate everything to their passion in life. To be successful, it is also very important to be humble and never let fame or money travel to your head. A. R. Rahman

Jesus is the God whom we can approach without pride and before whom we can humble ourselves without despair. Blaise Pascal

Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble. Shah Rukh Khan

I am able to stay humble because I recognize that God has truly blessed me; I can’t say that enough. Heather Headley

Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man given. Be grateful. Conceit is self given. Be careful.

Always enter like a kitten and leave like a lion. But never enter like a lion and leave like a kitten. Always be humble. Carlson Gracie

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Words are singularly the most powerful force available to humanity. We can choose to use this force constructively with words of encouragement, or destructively using words of despair. Words have energy and power with the ability to help, to heal, to hinder, to hurt, to harm, to humiliate and to humble. Yehuda Berg

For a man who walks in the light, to stay humble is not to walk in the dark; you don’t need to project yourself to be thought an honest man. Mike Norton

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

Stay humble to the craft and never forget how much it actually takes to be the main character of a documentary. Nicole Nielsen Horany

I’ll never forget where I’m from. It’s essential to remain humble and evolving. Freida Pinto

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Stay excited and stay humble and good things will come. Mark McMorris

If you aren’t humble, whatever empathy you claim is false and probably results from some arrogance or the desire to control. But true empathy is rooted in humility and the understanding that there are many people with as much to contribute in life as you. Anand Mahindra

The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it. Criss Jami

Also, don’t forget to refocus and recharge with these short but inspirational quotes.

Beautiful Humble Quotes

Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing. Camille Pissarro

Stay humble. Always answer your phone no matter who else is in the car. Jack Lemmon

The best route is to stay humble and stay true to yourself. Rich the Kid

The best of people is the one who humbles himself the more his rank increases. Prophet Muhammad

It’s hard to be humble, when you’re as great as I am. Muhammad Ali

I am humble enough to know I’m not better than anyone else, but wise enough to know I am different.

Being real is what keeps me humble. It doesn’t matter how much money I make or how much I accomplish. What’s critical is staying real to myself and keeping my feet on the ground. That’s what helps keep me going. Anuel AA

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Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble. John Madden

Be humble, don’t have too much pride and think you’re too good for anything. Angela Yee

I have to stay humble. I’m just a normal human with a job that is televised. Jai Rodriguez

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual. Galileo Galilei

If you’re not humble, life will visit humbleness upon you. Mike Tyson

Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid, one who will be proud and unbending in honest defeat, and humble and gentle in victory. Douglas MacArthur

It is always the secure who are humble. Gilbert K. Chesterton

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It keeps me humble just to know exactly where I came from and all the hard work I had to put in to be here. It feels good to reminisce about the past. Ha Ha Clinton Dix

Think lightly of yourself and deeply of the world. Miyamoto Musashi

As a true scientist, I have been proved wrong so many times that I’m very humble. Kip Thorne

I’m always asked, What’s the secret to success? But there are no secrets. Be humble. Be hungry. And always be the hardest worker in the room. Dwayne Johnson

I feel like I’m just a woman like every woman. We have our doubts, which is better, because I always prefer to stay humble about everything. Bianca Balti

People always tell you, Be humble. Be humble. When was the last time someone told you to be amazing? Be great! Be great! Be awesome! Be awesome! Kanye West

How do I stay humble? Because I’m the best at being humble. Dave Grohl

inspirational humble quotes

Humble souls are fearful of their own strength. William Gurnall

There’s no need to show off when you know who you are. Maxime Lagacé

To become a great player, you’ve got to show real dedication and commitment to football, and you’ve got to be very humble and hard working. And, above all, you’ve got to fight to make your dreams come true. Sergio Ramos

Take this wealth and this fame, always stay humble, keep your family close, and do ridiculously crazy things. Rob Dyrdek

Everyone has different paths. I’ve been lucky to have a good support system my family, friends and colleagues to keep me grounded and humble and to keep working hard. I never give up. Zack Steffen

A great man is always willing to be little. Ralph Waldo Emerson

God’s promises are all on condition of humble obedience. Ellen G. White

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One cannot be humble and aware of oneself at the same time. Madeleine L’Engle

Nothing can make you more humble than pain. Larry Flynt

A mistake that makes us humble is better than an achievement that makes us arrogant.

I feel like being true to yourself is always going to keep you humble; it’s always going to make you remember who you are. Lil Tjay

True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing. Socrates

As a boss, as a CEO, as a creative director, as a chef, I’ve learned that failure will always come. I’ve learned to give it a big squeeze, smile at it, humble myself to it and then use it as a springboard to send me on my way to strength, success, and fulfillment. Christina Tosi

We all have experienced a lot of ups and downs, let hurt quotes will uplift you, empower you and get you ready for the next chapter in your life.

Powerful Humble Quotes

You have to have a big vision and take very small steps to get there. You have to be humble as you execute but visionary and gigantic in terms of your aspiration. In the Internet industry, it’s not about grand innovation, it’s about a lot of little innovations: every day, every week, every month, making something a little bit better. Jason Calacanis

I think Aussies try to stay humble. Teresa Palmer

The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy because it is an exalted activity will have neither good plumbing nor good philosophy: neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water. John W. Gardner

Let us be a little humble; let us think that the truth may not perhaps be entirely with us. Jawaharlal Nehru

powerful humble quotes

The kind of people that all teams need are people who are humble, hungry, and smart: humble being little ego, focusing more on their teammates than on themselves. Hungry, meaning they have a strong work ethic, are determined to get things done, and contribute any way they can. Smart, meaning not intellectually smart but inner personally smart. Patrick Lencioni

I’m a very humble and normal person, and I just go out there and do the job the best that I can do it. Daniel Sturridge

It’s important I keep my feet on the ground and stay humble and still work hard. Steph Houghton

My family has taught me to keep my feet on the ground and be humble. Carlos Vela

famous humble quotes

Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work. Mother Teresa

My dad said, Stay humble, and you gotta work harder than everybody else. My mom said, Always be yourself. She always told me only God can judge me. Nate Robinson

To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferior’s nobleness. Benjamin Franklin

People with a sense of humor tend to be less egocentric and more realistic in their view of the world and more humble in moments of success and less defeated in times of travail. Bob Newhart

Being famous gives you a lot of illusions of false self, of self importance, a grandiosity, it becomes difficult to stay humble and real. You see so many people who don’t succeed. Lili Taylor

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Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; wisdom is humble that it knows no more. William Cowper

Humility and openness are the key to success without compromising your beliefs. George HiYou desire that which exceeds my humble powers, but I trust in the compassion and mercy of the All powerful God. Saint Stephen

Just growing up and going through life and how tough life was for me and my family, I’m always going to stay humble. Giannis Antetokounmpo

Pride slays thanksgiving, but a 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

I am a humble but very earnest seeker after truth. Mahatma Gandhi

I was born and have ever remained in the most humble walks of life. Abraham Lincoln

The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is. Phillips Brooks

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The proud man counts his newspaper clippings, the humble man his blessings. Fulton J. Sheen

My aim, then, was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us. Fear is the beginning of wisdom. William Tecumseh Sherman

Humble people don’t get offended easily. Radhanath Swami

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind. Albert Einstein

short hamble quotes

A true man of honor feels humbled himself when he cannot help humbling others. Robert E. Lee

The whole course of human history may depend on a change of heart in one solitary and even humble individual for it is in the solitary mind and soul of the individual that the battle between good and evil is waged and ultimately won or lost. M. Scott Peck

Don’t let proud get to your head, always humble yourself. Henry Johnson Jr.

We must not be wise and prudent according to the flesh. Rather, we must be simple, humble and pure. Francis of Assisi

If we become increasingly humble about how little we know, we may be more eager to search. John Templeton

It is better to stay humble than to be humbled. Olawale Daniel

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It is just the start of your professional career and you have to handle it properly and realize that it is not always like that. There will be ups and downs. It is important that you keep humble, keep working hard and see it as the first step on a long journey. Hector Bellerin

Stay true in the dark humble in the spotlight. Harold B. Lee

Stay humble, be fearless, and work, work, work, work, work, work. Daya