Tag Archive 'humility'

Aug 31 2014

Too Much Pride Can Harm Your Soul

Published by Cathie under Main

“Pride is an independent me-oriented spirit. It makes people arrogant, rude and hard to get along with. When our heart is prideful, we don’t give God the credit and we mistreat people, looking down on them and thinking we deserve what we have.” Joyce Meyer Pride is one of the deadly sins and one of [...]

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Jul 17 2014

Develop a Healthy Humility

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“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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