Modesty Quotes

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 Confucius

"He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good." Confucius
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Benjamin Franklin

"To be humble to superiors is duty, to equals courtesy, to inferiors nobleness." Benjamin Franklin
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"His modesty amounts to deformity." Margot Asquith
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"Modesty is a vastly overrated virtue." John Galbraith
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"Modesty is a quality in a lover more praised by the women than liked." Richard Sheridan
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"Modesty is the beauty of women." Gaelic Proverb
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"Do not make yourself so big, you are not so small." Jewish Proverb
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"Survivor. With all the women together, there's no modesty." Jeff Probst
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"It rarely adds anything to say, ''In my opinion'' -not even modesty. Naturally a sentence is only your opinion; and you are not the Pope." Paul Goodman
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"We must watch over our modesty in the presence of those who cannot understand its grounds." Jean Rostand
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"She just wore Enough for modesty - no more" Robert Buchanan
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William Shakespeare

"We wound our modesty and make foul the clearness of our deservings, when of ourselves we publish them." William Shakespeare
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"No American worth his salt should go around looking for a root. I advance this in all modesty, as a not unreasonable opinion." Wyndham Lewis
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"Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; In short, my dear, kiss me and be quiet." Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
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"There's a lot to be said for the fellow who doesn't say it himself." Maurice Switzer
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"It's always well to be the smartest thinker, but is won't get you very far unless you're the plainest talker." Author Unknown
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"When anyone remains modest, not after praise but after blame, then his modesty is real" Jean Richter
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Louisa May Alcott

"Conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long; even if it is, the consciousness of possessing and using it well should satisfy one, and the great charm of all power is modesty." Louisa May Alcott
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Granth Sahib

"Make modesty your circumcision, and good conduct your fast. In this way, you shall be a true Muslim." Granth Sahib
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"That is the consolation of a little mind; you have the fun of changing it without impeding the progress of mankind." Frank Colby
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil." Jean-Jacques Rousseau
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