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|Bible, Philippians 2:3 Too humble is half proud. Hebrew proverb One may |
be humble out of pride. Montaigne It was pride that changed angels into
devils; it is humility that makes men as angels. Augustine of Hippo Sense
|Too humble is half proud, as the Yiddish proverb has it. Bergoglio's nemesis, the |
investigative journalist Horacio Verbitsky has gone so far as to suggest that the
series of interviews Bergoglio gave in 2010 to Rubin and Ambrogetti for El
|Which of the following two groups of proverbs most appeals to you the first |
three or the second three? Half a loaf is better than none. One against all is
certain to fall. "For example" is no proof. Too humble is half-proud. Beware of
your friends ...
|Shy. modest, humble. 1 ~j~ j~ e is eydl" is a compliment of the highest order. |
eydlkayt1 edel keif eydelkayt. ... because of the singular sweetness of his
character. "Such eydlkayt!" people said. And yet, a saying goes: "Too humble is
|Westerners adopt a more 'either/or' approach. In one experiment, Chinese |
volunteers particularly liked proverbs, whether Chinese or American, that
presented an apparent contradiction, such as the Chinese saying 'too humble is
|At the same time, he avoids seeming too humble, for, as the saying has it, too |
humble is half proud. So he walks without rushing, but also without dawdling. A
gentle and moderate man. Always he checks the street sign before turning off ...
|The ascetic asked: 'How is it that you are becoming fat even though you are also |
fasting?' The cat replied, 'I am your pride; your body has been reduced by your
austerities, but your pride has grown.' He warned that too humble is half proud.
|Many complain of their looks, but none of their brains. If charity cost no money |
and benevolence caused no heartache, the world would be full of philanthropists.
Too humble is half proud. Two things are a burden: a fool among wise men and a
|... investigated by presenting American and Chinese participants with proverbs |
from their respective cultures (Exp. 1).29The main finding was that the Chinese
participants preferred dialectical proverbs (for example, too humble is half proud
|\D as THE INTELLECT There is no room for God in a person who is full of himself. |
-ISRAEL BAAL SHEM Tov Too humble is half proud. --YIDDISH
PROVERB THE INTELLECT *9 Love to Christ even when the intellect cannot