The executive chef had humble beginnings, starting his culinary career as a dishwasher and then working his way up through the kitchen.
Be it ever so humble, there is no place like home.
She tried to be humble, but she was clearly proud of the straight As on her report card.
Welcome to my humble abode!
Last year's winner of the Nobel Peace Prize was very humble about his accomplishments.
He was very humble about saving the babies from the fire and refused to accept an award from the orphanage.
In my humble opinion, the new software is much better than the old version.
Suarez lived a very humble and simple life.
He in turn, looked at her as if a princess was visiting his humble abode.
When the sufferers were of humble rank not much notice was taken of them.
This philosophical sceptic is full of humble joy in salvation, of deep love for the Saviour.
His father was poor, having to put together a subsistence by uniting the humble offices of sexton, choir-singer and petty schoolmaster.
Those plants of whose greenness withered we make herb tea for the sick serve but a humble use, and are most employed by quacks.
His parents were in humble circumstances, and he was left an orphan at an early age.
All through his reign he preferred to employ as officials men of humble origin, and habitually treated the boyars and great nobles very unceremoniously.
On his father's death it became necessary for him to leave school and take a humble place in the business.
You sound like a braggart, so you should try to be more humble.
Her humble attitude was refreshing in a society to saturated by hubris.
Humble to a fault, Howie refused to accept the reward for his hard work.
A self-centered attitude makes it difficult to be humble and help meet others' needs.
Although he came from humble beginnings, Abraham Lincoln became one of the most influential and revered presidents of the United States.
They have no genius or talent for comparatively humble questions of taxation and finance, commerce and manufacturers and agriculture.
Her humble appearance made it easy for her to just blend into the crowd.
You might be surprised to know that many successful business owners came from humble backgrounds.
Although extremely successful in the business world, Veronica remained humble about her accomplishments.