Best 949 of Helping others quotes - MyQuotes
Rachele Brooke Smith
I know for a fact that I am not as fulfilled, happy or passionate about life if I have not spent time helping others.
Lailah Gifty Akita
Don’t lose faith in the people.
You have to have the service mentality in the sense that you subjugate your own ego, and you subjugate a large part of your own life to really helping other people, being successful on their behalf.
I may not be able to help everyone," Bates said slowly, "but I help those God places in my path each day. One life at a time, one small difference at a time. My methods are not revolutionary. But I'm doing the small part God's called me to, and when I obey Him, He gives me the strength I need to accomplish the task at hand.
My views on charity are very simple. I do not consider it a major virtue and, above all, I do not consider it a moral duty. There is nothing wrong in helping other people, if and when they are worthy of the help and you can afford to help them. I regard charity as a marginal issue. What I am fighting is the idea that charity is a moral duty and a primary virtue.
We have the Noble Desire to help others and benefit the world, without expecting any return or recognition. What makes us great is not our knowledge, skill, money, or power. What makes us great is not our knowledge, skill, money, or power. What makes us truly great is this noble desire, this passion that transcends all separation, goes beyond one's limitations, and wants to hug others and embrace the whole world. This is not something that we need to learn, because we already have it. It just needs to be acknowledged and awakened.
The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted.
If we are to make poverty history, we must have the active participation of States, civil society and the private sector, as well as individual volunteers.
Leaders who do not help the people must be replaced by the people.
Leadership is lifting a person's vision to high sights, the raising of a person's performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations.
If you go out and make some things happen, you will fill the world with hope.
Who says there's no God, every human who helps a human, is God.
Marian Wright Edelman
I grew up in a very religious family and it is the motivating force to every thing I do. I am fortunate to have had adults all around me who really lived their faith, in helping other people and doing the best you can do. The world wasn't so wonderful back then, with segregated rule in the South. But we were never hopeless and we never despaired because we had adults out there struggling with us, being there for us, and buffering us.
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
I am required not only to raise the spirits of others, but sometimes to sustain my own, when theirs are failing.
Meet hostility and suspicion with kindness. Helping others out of love is always the best option.
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
Eugene H. Peterson
Suffering attracts fixers the way road-kills attract vultures.
The second you make it all about you, is the second you've already lost. It's about people - it always has been and it always will be.
Some people have the power but not the willingness to help. Others have the willingness but not the power. God has both.
The world is a wonderful place. What goes around comes around. Please help others to the best of your ability. In the long run you may be helping yourself only.
We will not refuse to help the helpless or lift up the fallen, but we will reuse to wallow in the mud because of our sympathies.
When you reduce your knowingness you know you cannot help. If you cannot help, nothing can help you.
John H. Groberg
The more we obey God, the more we desire to help others. The more we help others, the more we love God and on and on. Conversely, the more we disobey God and the more selfish we are, the less love we feel.
Man absolutely cannot live by himself.
These were desperate times, the two men agreed; it was easy to stay at home and pull the bedcovers over your heads, but if nothing was done, someone would rip the bedcovers from your face and tug you naked into the street.
We all, without exception, need relationships to achieve extraordinary things.
The best the world has to offer comes from the best you have to give to others.
I've been trying to write. I also spent a lot of time on different campuses, in conversation, helping other writers. That's what I do: I teach them writing.
The Girl Scouts is where I became acquainted with the idea that a woman can do anything. Learning that early on has a tremendous impact on the development of a young girl's personality. It had a huge impact on me. Girl Scouts is where I first learned about philanthropy and fell in love with the concept of helping others-in my troop this was very important. We did a lot of community service like picking up trash and feeding the homeless. Loving humankind was something that echoed throughout my time at Girl Scouts.
Those who seek liberation for themselves alone cannot become fully enlightened. Though it may be said that one who is not already liberated cannot liberate others, the very process of forgetting oneself to help others is in itself liberating
Mehmet Murat Ildan
When you are in trouble, you are the nearest first person who can help you!
Your success is directly proportional to the number of lives you have touched for the better.
There are only four kinds of people in the world - those who have been caregivers, those who are caregivers, those who will be caregivers and those who will need caregivers.
The things that motivate us are to help other people, to feel that we're useful, to feel that we're getting better, to feel that we are kind of living to our potential, to get a sense of meaning. All of those things are positive.
Only those who see that the two sides of all phenomena, visible and invisible, are front and back or beginning and end of one reality can embrace any antagonistic situation, see its complementarity , and help others to do the same, thereby establishing peace and harmony.
The way you treat people who are in no position to help you, further you, or benefit you reveals the true state of your heart.
Jamie Lee Curtis
So, take what's inside you and make big, bold choices and for those who can't speak for themselves, use bold voices and make friends and love well, bring art to this place and make the world better for the whole human race.
The only service to be done for our downtrodden sisters and brother, is to give them education to develop their individuality. We must give them ideas, alongside cultivating their living conditions.
If you consider someone's religion, caste, sex or color before offering your help, well its better you keep your 'precious help' for yourself.
Seth Adam Smith
Helping someone feel they belong is a magic all its own.
My mistakes were because I was selfless. I wanted to complete someone else, I didn’t think about completing myself.
Lailah Gifty Akita
As you meet the needs of others, you will never lack anything.
I help those who can help themselves.
Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
We all have different perspectives on life. We all do take different decisions in life each day based on our convictions. We may take wrong or right decisions knowingly and or unknowingly. We may regard the decisions of others as right or wrong. We may have a right or wrong reasons to judge others. We have a choice to condemn or uplift others regardless of their situation. May we, instead of finding reasons to condemn, find reasons to uplift others.
If you ask God to show you those who are most in need of help, you might be surprised by what he will reveal.
She doesn't realize it, but she steers others in a good direction.
If there is wisdom in your mind, prove it; joy in your heart, share it; love in your soul, show it; good in your life, impart it.
We know that global capitalism, and the commercially driven culture that comes with it, can be a powerful solvent, but many of us who benefit from it economically can regret the effect it has on our own lives as well as on the lives of others, and we should not view ourselves as helpless in the face of an irresistible force, especially since we may very well be complicit. We should be prepared to help others or to leave them be to sustain their cultures if we judge that they are of intrinsic value or of value to their members.
Those of us who believe in God and those of us who have dedicated our lives to helping others in the name of God don't want to take a second seat to anyone who is suggesting that one word out of the platform means that the Democrats across America are godless.
Your inner light lights up your outer world.