“The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.”
― Winston S. Churchill
“True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.”
― C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity
“There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.”
― Ernest Hemingway
We come across many people in our lives who are successful in their domain but if they are arrogant their success do not touch anyone around them. Their success does not set any example for anyone, these people creates a distance between them and others.
Thinking high of own success or talent makes a person rigid and creates an inertia for learning and once the tendency to learn seizes, the success or talent too seize to exist.
Every individual is unique and has different life. It’s the combination of natural abilities, upbringing and life’s circumstances which makes a person what he or she is.
To be successful, it is very important to believe in yourself, have faith in your abilities and dream big but at the same time recognizing the numerous lives around you and the uniqueness they bring with them makes you open to being superior to your own self.
Humility is the greatest quality a person can have. Those with humble confidence have a positive and optimistic attitude that is easy to be around, they are dependable and admirable. Humility is being strong enough to accept own vulnerability and having no difficulty seeing strengths of others.
“Believe in yourself, work hard and nurture humility.”