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*[http://www.overcomingbias.com/2006/12/the_proper_use_.html The Proper Use of Humility] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
  
 
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"To be humble is to take specific actions in anticipation of your own errors. To confess your fallibility and then do nothing about it is not humble; it is boasting of your modesty."

Not to be confused with social modesty, or motivated skepticism (aka disconfirmation bias)

See also modesty.


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