Fumi: You may have everyone else fooled, but I know the real reason for the success of this project.
Fumi: You. You've been working behind the scenes to bolster the people who weren't up to the task. Without you, this project would have been sunk months ago.
富密：你 。你一直在幕后默默工作，支持那些不能胜任这项任务的人 。要不是你，这项工程数月前就没救了 。
Issac: That's nonsense.
Fumi: No, it's not. I know you don't like the limelight, but you were the linchpin of this operation. Without you, we'd all have egg on our faces today.
富密：不，不是这样的 。我知道你不喜欢出风头，但你是项目运营的关键人物 。没有你，我们今天就会面临十分尴尬的局面 。
Issac: You're giving me way too much credit. I don't want to hear another word about it.
埃萨克：你把功劳全让给我了 。不要再说这种话了 。
Fumi: I'm not surprised at your reaction. Most unsung heroes like to keep a low profile.
富密：你是这种反应不足为奇 。大多数无名英雄都喜欢保持低调 。
Issac: What?! I'm nothing of the kind!
Fumi: Yes, you are. You're far too modest. And soon, I won't be the only one who thinks so!
富密：是的，你就是 。你为人太过正直 。马上，很多人就会认同这一点！
Issac: What are you proposing to do?
Fumi: Don't worry. I'm not planning a ticker-tape parade, but it's time your contributions are recognized for what they are around here!
保持低调，往往是一些人在面对纷繁复杂的竞争时所采取的态度，同时也符合中国人的中庸之道。今天我们就来学习英语俚语 keep a low profile 。
Idiom：keep a low profile
Meaning: to avoid attracting attention to yourself; to behave in a way that does not attract attention;
Usage note: "低调"的反意"高调"则是 keep a high profile 。
1. The government is trying to keep a low profile on this issue.
2. It would be useful to avoid controversy and keep a low profile.