Friday, January 4, 2013

Thinking of Yourself Less

There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.  ~ Ernest Hemingway 

Never be haughty to the humble.  Never be humble to the haughty.  ~ Jefferson Davis

A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.  ~ Albert Einstein

True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.  ~ C. S. Lewis

The soul is healed by being with children.  ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky

A great leader needs to love and respect people, and he needs to be comfortable with himself and with the world. He also needs to be able to forgive himself and others. In other words, a leader needs grace.  ~ Leo Hindery Jr.

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