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Old 03-16-2010, 05:26 PM   #117
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Default Re: Being humble - a key to eternity

Originally Posted by Peace of mind View Post
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle. ~Benjamin Franklin

What kills a skunk is the publicity it gives itself. ~Abraham Lincoln

If I only had a little humility, I would be perfect. ~Ted Turner

Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are. ~Malcolm S. Forbes

When science discovers the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed to find they are not it. ~Bernard Baily

None are so empty as those who are full of themselves. ~Benjamin Whichcote

Nobody stands taller than those willing to stand corrected. ~William Safire

Be modest, humble, simple. Control your anger. ~Abraham Cahan

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


Thank you Peace of mind.
Great quotes
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