The online dictionary defines humility as being humble. When humble is defined it is stated as a trait that is marked by meekness or modesty in behavior. You know someone is humble when they think more of others than sometimes those people think of themselves.The humble person does not put themselves first most often times yet will stand along side of a successful person they have helped reach their goals. Pride for the humble person is not an obvious characteristic.
Humility is rarely seen without realizing the core in that person having a strong sense of subduedness. The busy are calmed with that trait and sometimes even when they did not know they needed that calming action in that activity.A gentle humility subdues some pretty crisis situations.
Modesty pours out from the person with humility. They seem to praise others for the work that was accomplished or include others when they had little involvement.Oliver Wendell Holmes claimed humility as the first of the virtues for other people.
Being unpretentious is a solid trait of the person with humility. The Bible in Luke says that whoever humbles himself shall be exalted and whoever exalts himself will be abased. These scriptures might have similar wording in your Bible to say that a person who has humility is unpretentious.
Humility is a form of not making a mess out of things that are unimportant. For that reason a humble person might seem like they are submissive.Humility is free flowing from a person who is well grounded in all the valuable points in life, so there is no need to make a mountain out of a mole hill.
Nice list. :D
Gotta love humble people. Good job with characteristics and pointing out that humility is not the same as submissiveness. HI5
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You hit this one right on the head of the nail!
Excellent list. H5
This is such an accurate list. Great job on this list.
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