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15th post 17 part series - If the first fruit of humility is listening well, the second fruit of humility is patience. When a humble person hears the pain their selfishness has caused, they do not rush (a form of demand) a gracious response. So if a spouse who has been chronically self-centered begins to repent, he/she will be patient with your growth in trust. This is important because rushed trust is like forcing sleep; it doesn’t happen.


In Celebration of National Be Humble Day - February 22th - In keeping with the spirit of the day, the creator of this holiday could not brag about his creation. As a result, he remains unknown. - Be Humble Day can be a humbling experience. That's exactly the intent of today. Humbleness is a good thing, a virtue. People much prefer a humble person to a braggart. Practice humbleness today, and everyday. It will serve you well in life. | Richly Middle Class

from Family Friendly Daddy Blog

The Paradox of Claiming to Be Humble and the Irony in Bragging on Your Integrity


That way you have the ability but also the advantage! People do not suspect a humble person to be BA but most of the high end athletes I know are very humble.

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Tim Keller Wisdom on

The thing about a truly gospel-humble person is how much they seem to be interested in you. - Tim Keller


John Mayer, a humble person, a gentle spirit, with passion & purpose, and an amazing singer & guitarist... can't wait to make a show...