Tag Archive 'humility'

Jul 17 2014

Develop a Healthy Humility

Published by Cathie under Main

“Tibetans look at a person who holds himself above others, believing he is better than others and knows more, and they say that person is like someone sitting on a mountain top: it is cold there, it is hard, and nothing will grow. But if the person puts himself in a lower position, then that [...]

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Feb 09 2013

Life is a Lesson in Humility

Published by Cathie under Main

Life seems to be one long lesson in humility, which seems to be the cornerstone of a spiritual path. C.S. Lewis once said, “Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.” But man is a selfish creature. As children all we think of ourselves, we mature into adults when we seem [...]

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Apr 25 2012

Humility is the Foundation of all the Virtues

Published by Cathie under Main

How many times have you been humbled? If you’re like me–many times. But one of the gifts of aging, is that I have learned humility, and in the instances where I’m not as humble as I should be the Universe laughs loudly and shows me the error of my thinking. Albert Einstein once said, “Whoever [...]

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