12 Humility Quotes To Inspire You To Treat People Better

Growing up, I often pondered why certain individuals faced more challenges in life. Since it was pretty difficult to find a single clear answer, I found solace in the idea that everyone had a unique story supported with the fact that no situation was ever permanent. I decided to create an article on humility quotes because humility is such an important concept to embrace in our everyday lives.


We live in a world where some people tend to see themselves as better humans simply because they have better lives.


Humility Quotes So That You Treat People Better

Humility Quotes
Humility Quotes
  1. “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein.
  2. “The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson.
  3. “If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” – Booker T. Washington.
  4. “Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” – Desmond Tutu.
  5. “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain.
  6. “Everyone has a story. Be willing to hear it before you judge.” – Unknown.
  7. “No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells all.” – Unknown
  8. “If you treat every person you meet as if he or she were the most important person in the world, you’ll communicate that he or she is somebody – to you.” – John C. Maxwell.
  9. “Empathy is remembering that everybody has a story. Multiple stories. And remembering to make space to hear someone else’s story before immediately telling your own.”- Kae Tempest.
  10. “Judging a person does not define who they are. It defines who you are.” – Kristen Stewart.
  11. “Pride will always be the longest distance between two people.” – Unknown.
  12. “We can’t heal the world today but we can begin with a voice of compassion, a heart of love, an act of kindness.” – Mary Davis.
  13. “Don’t ever underestimate the importance of treating others with respect in kindness.” – Alison Levine.


It is crucial to realize that incorporating humility in your way of living is not an overnight process. It is a gradual one which requires patience, dedication, and also celebrating your accomplishments along the way.

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