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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.

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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

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

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

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