You're not so over-modest, and when it is a question of your whole future life——or, can it be?
We are not often accused of modesty—but we are over-modest, are we not?
He was unspeakably good and gentle, forgave injuries, and was over-modest.
In regard to this young woman, the Florence whom he had loved, he had been over-modest.
"I fear you are over-modest, Captain," was all ...