humble - quotes and descriptions to inspire creative writing
When the desire of the ego for any gaudy crown is conquered, the humble heart gains the only approval that will ever truly matter.
I am humble as a loyal dog whom guards and loves their family, not as humble as a dog whom rolls over at any approach.
What I do is great, yet so many others do truly great work too. Humble isn't about being low, or feeling that way, it is feeling good and raising others up to that level in your heart and brain.
Many achieve great feats and never ask the world to see or admire them, yet instead toil day after day for others. Instead of sitting with kings, they are contented to sit with the broken, to pour love into places the privileged never witness. It is a pure humbleness to which the mighty should aspire, to be willing to climb down from their lofty perches and nurture the roots upon which all of nature depends.
There are times that what must be done cannot be achieved from the sanctuary of anonymity, that for the good of others one must stand and be counted as a voice for what is right; this too is a type of humbleness, a willingness to serve the good universe.
My great talents I use in the service of others, they are as preparing a great meal and offering it with love. For when love is our first principle we can reach the stars and still have our feet on the ground. When we truly feel to our core that our greatest joy is letting our unique creativity shine in a way that brings more joy and brightness to others, then we are humble.