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==Blog posts==
==Blog posts==
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/gq/the_proper_use_of_humility/ The Proper Use of Humility] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/gq/the_proper_use_of_humility/ The Proper Use of Humility]
==See also==
==See also==

Revision as of 08:48, 17 November 2009

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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).

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