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A modest little person, with much to be modest about.

Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British statesman, orator, soldier, historian, writer and artist

On the subject of: Clement Attlee (a British politician)

Wordchecker more info modest (adjective): not proud; unassuming
person (noun): human being (Usage note: "person" is a rather formal, official word; calling somebody you know a "person" can be unfriendly, even insulting - as was no doubt intended here)

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