"Here is my secret. It is very simple: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.."- Antoine de Saint Exupéry

Humility is indeed a great value. Virtue and quality at the same time, humility is so beautiful described in Cherry’s post at her blog Spielledcookies.

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Humility – defined as the quality of being modest and respectful.  It is considered one of the virtues in many religions including Christianity

True humility is knowing that you are no more significant than anyone else.  We all have a purpose in this life and though some people are in the spotlight more, and seem to play a more important role, the truth is every person is important.  We all contribute to our own environment, circumstances, and affect the people in our lives.  In short, what you do matters whether you think it does or not.

Humility is not the same as being meek or timid, though it is often confused with those characteristics.  Humility is in and of its self a strong character trait.  Humility is about maintaining a healthy level of pride about who we are as individuals, about our achievements, about our own self-worth, but…

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  1. Thank you so much! I really appreciate the encouragement!

    March 15, 2012 at 02:50

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