Humility in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Humility

The characteristic of being humble; humbleness in character and behavior.

Short Example Sentence for Humility

  • 1. His humility has ever been his praise. 🔊
  • 2. In token of humility and peace. 🔊
  • 3. His temporary humility was gone. 🔊
  • 4. The humility of love was not yet hers. 🔊
  • 5. His humility was his crowning virtue. 🔊
  • 6. Indeed it is often a sweet humility of soul. 🔊
  • 7. A strange feeling of humility took possession of him. 🔊
  • 8. It may be recalled that humility was one of her dislikes. 🔊
  • 9. The humility of these Hospitallers was extreme. 🔊
  • 10. In all humility of spirit I set it down. 🔊
  • 11. There was a great innocence and humility in Charlotte. 🔊
  • 12. This attitude of humility is in accord with Eskimo ethics. 🔊
  • 13. But with humility and awe Still walks before his God. 🔊
  • 14. Yet was there something ironical in the very humility of some? 🔊
  • 15. Even in her humility she could not but feel that this was unjust. 🔊
  • 16. It was really curious to see the mixture of humility and pride. 🔊
  • 17. Blassemare looked very humble, and she took his humility in good faith. 🔊
  • 18. It had hardly seemed possible that their customary humility could go lower. 🔊
  • 19. The genuine humility of the hard old man touched his tempestuous little heart. 🔊
  • 20. But Michael should pay for his request, in humility at least. 🔊
  • 21. For there was but little humility or resignation about Emily Bronte. 🔊

How to use Humility in a Sentence?

  • 1. He was absurdly shaky, but his head was clear, and in his heart humility that was new and sweet. 🔊
  • 2. And when she spoke there was nothing of the Kate he had always known in the humility of her tone. 🔊
  • 3. The feeling of these Indians toward their God is one of humility and reverence. 🔊
  • 4. Sergeant Corney asked, with a degree of humility such as I had never before seen him exhibit. 🔊
  • 5. He is a man of genius in the black humility with which he confesses strength and weakness through the figures of men and women. 🔊
  • 6. In humility he had turned his back upon the emoluments of scholarship to labor among savages in the remote wilderness. 🔊
  • 7. Lost through reckless presumption, might not earnest humility recover that mysterious lurking-place? 🔊
  • 8. His mask of humility and deference had been torn off, and he was better known to the bishop than was at all agreeable to his cunning nature. 🔊
  • 9. Asking with tones of tender humility in his voice, while his eyes she knew could emanate subduing magnetic beams. 🔊
  • 10. She saw, too, with a very delicate pleasure, that he carried himself in his grave humility untouched and unconscious. 🔊
  • 11. Mr. Hicks received these criticisms in a humility that was pathetic when compared with his former arrogance. 🔊
  • 12. They were good women, severe to themselves and charitable to others, who cultivated the grace of humility almost in excess. 🔊
  • 13. Indeed, his humility was scientific; he made his deductions from the granular nature of all change, moral and material. 🔊
  • 14. This confession was made with such deprecating humility that Terence was touched, and held out his hand. 🔊
  • 15. The higher he rose, the lower she sank, weighed down by the bitter humility that always comes with fervent love. 🔊
  • 16. In an instant Greeba's little burst of disdain was spent, and she was all humility and entreaty. 🔊
  • 17. I hear thou governest with all discretion; and that, nevertheless, thou retainest the humility of the meanest creature. 🔊
  • 18. With humility comes grace; and after grace, temptation; and in temptation we must quickly enter prayer again. 🔊
  • 19. Joseph, still touching the note of humility in his talk, eyed his relatives alternately, and exhibited reluctance to quit them. 🔊