120+ Be Humble Quotes And Be Down To Earth Sayings

Be Humble Quotes | We go through many different days in life like good days, bad days, challenging days, lovely days, etc. But do you know when the real face of a person comes out?

On good days? No, not at all; the real face of a person comes out when he has a lot of money, a lot of power, and how does he behave with the people working at the lower level.

Having a lot of money, a lot of power is not a bad thing. But it is the worst thing to humiliate others because of that. That’s why you must have often seen that many people do not like wealthy people. Because they have been a victim of this thing at some point in their life.

Whether a person has a lot of money or is poor, he should always keep his nature genuinely humble. The person who has seen a lot of struggle in his life is most humble. Because he knows what a difficult time looks like. But the person who has never even seen the face of struggle in life often seems a little arrogant.

Well, it depends on the person and his nature. Remember, when you are misbehaving or slandering others, always remember that the success standing far away is always watching you. Success comes to only those who deserve it.

In this article, we will read such humble quotes.

Humble Grateful Quotes

“Work hard, stay humble.” 

– Unknown

“Being humble matters.”

— Kevin Hart  

“Pride comes before the fall. Stay humble.”  

– Unknown

“A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.”

— Albert Einstein

“Work hard in silence, let your success be your noise.”

— Frank Ocean

“A great man is always willing to be little.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is beauty and humility in imperfection.”

— Guillermo del Toro

“Humility will open more doors than arrogance ever will.”

— Zig Ziglar

“Humility is the solid foundation of all virtues.”

— Confucius

“One may be humble out of pride.”

— Michel de Montaigne

“When we feel humiliated, the best reaction is humility.”

— Simon Sinek

“Be humble, hungry and the hardest worker in the room.”

— Dwayne Johnson

“Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble.”

— Shah Rukh Khan

“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up.”

— Jesse Jackson

“Being humble takes more courage than hauling arrogance.”

— Desmond Fouche

“One cannot be humble and aware of oneself at the same time.”

— Madeleine L’Engle

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

– Unknown

“There is no respect for others without humility in one’s self.”

— Henri Frederic Amiel

“Never be haughty to the humble. Never be humble to the haughty.”

— Jefferson Davis

“Humility is really important because it keeps you fresh and new.”

— Steven Tyler

“A successful man who is not humble, has not reached complete success.”

— Marinela Reka

“Never believe you are above or below anyone. Keep a humble spirit.”

— Brendon Burchard

“True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.”

— Rick Warren

“Be humble in your confidence and yet courageous in your character.”

— Melanie Koulouris

“To the extent we behave with humility, to that extent good will result.”

— Ramana Maharshi

Humble Gratitude Quotes

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

— Freida Pinto

“We have to humble ourselves and the way you do that is by serving other people.”

— Tim Tebow

“Being humble is not a weakness, but it shows how much strong one is from inner.”

— K K Sharma

“Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.”

— Ezra T. Benson

“Humility is the essence of love and intelligence; it is not an achievement.”

— Jiddu Krishnamurti

“Every person that you meet knows something you don’t; learn from them.”

— H. Jackson Brown Jr

“To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness.”

— Benjamin Franklin

“Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars.”

— Franklin A. Ohiobezau

“If you are really humble you will put yourself first when you need to take care of you.”

— Bryant McGill

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

– Unknown

“If you plan to build a tall house of virtues, you must first lay deep foundations of humility.”

— Augustine

“I stand here before you not as a prophet, but as a humble servant of you, the people.”

— Nelson Mandela

“The best of people is the one who humbles himself the more his rank increases.”

— Prophet Muhammad

“Never be proud but show humility towards others, true wisdom lies in being humble.”

— Shri Radhe Maa

“Blessed are they who see beautiful things in humble places where other people see nothing.”

— Camille Pissarro

“Be kind, work hard, stay humble, smile often, stay loyal, be honest, travel when possible, never stop learning, love always.”

– Unknown

Humble Simple Living Quotes

“Perfection is impossible without humility. Why should I strive for perfection, if I am already good enough?”

— Leo Tolstoy

“To share your weakness is to make yourself vulnerable; to make yourself vulnerable is to show your strength.”

— Criss Jami

“By being high, you become low and by being low, you become high. By being humble, you become high.”

— Choa Kok Sui

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

— George Arliss

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

— Mother Teresa

“Talent means nothing, while experience, acquired in humility and with hard work, means everything.”

— Patrick Süskind

“Don’t discount the importance of being humble. There’s a value there far greater than pride can ever provide.”

— Kristen Butler

“Humble yourselves before God. Resist the Devil and he will flee from you. Come close to God, and God will come close to you.”

– Unknown

“God will have a humble people. Either we can choose to be humble, or we can be compelled to be humble.”

— Ezra Taft Benson

“Sometimes you have to lose something to gain something better. A door has to shut before a new door can open.”

— Joel Osteen

”Life is not about being rich, being popular, being highly educated or being perfect. It is about being real, being humble and being kind.”

– Unknown

“A genuinely humble person humbles himself even before those who should be humbled by his presence.”

— Bishop Michael Eneja

“True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.”

– Socrates

“True humility does not know that it is humble. If it did, it would be proud from the contemplation of so fine a virtue.”

— Martin Luther

Beautiful And Humble Quotes

“Humility will open more doors than arrogance ever will.”

– Zig Ziglar

“Perfection is impossible without humility. Why should I strive for perfection, if I am already good enough?”

– Leo Tolstoy

“Humility is the essence of love and intelligence; it is not an achievement.”

– Jiddu Krishnamurti

“We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.”

– Rabindranath Tagore

“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up.”

– Jesse Jackson

“To lead the people, walk behind them.”

– Lao Tzu

“The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.”

– Criss Jami

“Think lightly of yourself and deeply of the world.”

– Miyamoto Musashi

“Every person that you meet knows something you don’t; learn from them.”

– H. Jackson Brown Jr

“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

“Whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.”

— Matthew 24:12

“In reality, humility means nothing other than complete honesty about yourself.”

— William Countryman

“Humility means accepting reality with no attempt to outsmart it.”

— David Richo

“Don’t let proud get to your head, always humble yourself.”

— Henry Johnson Jr.

“We have to be humble, but with real humility, from head-to-toe.”

— Pope Francis

“Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.”

— Theodore Roosevelt

“Humility, like the darkness, reveals the heavenly lights.”

— Henry David Thoreau

“The humble person has access to God’s wisdom and God’s favor.”

— Pat Robertson

“Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.”

— C. S. Lewis

“No matter how high up you get, never forget where you came from.”

— Beeru Singh

“Humility is nothing but truth, and pride is nothing but lying.”

— St. Vincent de Paul

Beautiful And Humble Quotes

“Pride must die in you, or nothing of heaven can live in you.”

— Andrew Murray

“The only wisdom we can hope to acquire is the wisdom of humility.”

— T.S. Eliot

“We learn humility through accepting humiliations cheerfully.”

— Mother Teresa

“Never curse a fall. The ground is where humility lives.”

— Yasmin Mogahed

“I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.”

— John Ruskin

“True humility is staying teachable, regardless of how much you already know.”

– Unknown

“Humility is to make a right estimate of one’s self.”

— Charles Spurgeon

“If you’re not humble, life will visit humbleness upon you.”

— Mike Tyson

“The humble spirit and contrite is an abode of my delight.”

— Isaac Watts

“The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.”

— Criss Jami

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

— Muhammad Ali 

“It is always the secure who are humble.”

— G. K. Chesterton

“Being humble is cooler than being famous.”

— Robin Sharma

“Without humility there can be no humanity.”

— John Buchan

“Humility is royalty without a crown.”

— Spencer W. Kimball

“Being humble is the first sign of true great human.”

Nirmal S

“If we remain humble and hungry, we can win.”

— Dave Allison

“Learn to be humble but not timid.”

— Franklin A. Ohiozebau

“A humble heart gets God’s attention all the time.”

— Darlene Bennett

“True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.”


“Being humble is to be felt, it’s not something that you show off.”

— Naya

“The greatest patience is humility.”

— Atiśa Dīpa kara Śrījñāna

“Stay true in the dark & humble in the spotlight.”

— Harold B. Lee

“If we are humble people, it will be obvious.”

— Hannah Anderson

“Humility is not a trait I often associate with America.”

— Mira Nair

Smile And Humble Quotes

“The more humble we stay the more god blesses us.”

– Unknown

“Work at being a humble person.”

— John Templeton

“Arrogance repels. Humility inspires.”

— Robin Sharma

“Their is a great honor in being humble.”

— Shola Allysen

“True humility is contentment.”

— Henri Frederic Amiel

“Humility is the surest sign of strength.”

— Thomas Merton 

“Humble people ask for help.”

— Joyce Meyer  

“It takes grace to remain kind in cruel situations.”     

– Unknown

“Greatness loves gratitude.”

— Robin Sharma

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