In reality, humility means nothing other than complete honesty about yourself.
The Buddha taught complete honesty, with the extra instruction that everything a person says should be truthful and helpful.
Complete honesty has nothing to do with 'purity' or naivety. The full truth is unattainable to naivety, and the completely honest artist is not pure in heart.
Complete honesty is not the same thing as full disclosure.
The cat has complete emotional honesty - an attribute not often found in humans.
"Openness" [story] ultimately asks this same question - can a relationship survive complete honesty? As a romantic, I want to say "Yes, of course!" But, over time, I've come to agree with Dan Savage.
Mr. Complete Lack of Sympathy
Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.