Best 132 of Servant quotes - MyQuotes
You are the master and life is your servant.
Speaking of Newton but also commenting more broadly on education and the Enlightenment: "I have seen a professor of mathematics only because he was great in his vocation, buried like a king who had done well by his subjects.
Perhaps it also demonstrates that any young girl can live quite healthily on coarse bread and clear water – so long as she has fine clothes.
Bettering the lives of others is the role of a person with a servant’s heart.
John De Ruiter
Your mind is like a servant to you. Whatever you are being in the midst of your mind, your mind is going to be the same to you.
B. R. Ambedkar
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Business is boss, politics is servant.
John Quincy Adams
Whether to the nation or to the state, no service can be or ever will be rendered by a more able or a more faithful public servant.
Water is a very good servant, but it is a cruel master.
A steward in the above scripture is a servant who serves.
Neale Donald Walsch
And a true God is not One with the most servants, but One who serves the most, thereby making Gods of all others. For this is both the goal and the glory of God: that His subjects shall be no more, and that all shall know God not as the unattainable, but as the unavoidable.
[...] dropped his master's head upon the floor with a pretty loud crash, and then, without an effort to lift it up, gazed upon the bystanders, as if he had done something rather clever than otherwise.
John Kenneth Galbraith
We are becoming the servants in thought, as in action of the machine we have created to serve us.
The Bible says that the servant of the Lord must be patient. Not everyone believes immediately.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
The best servant does his work unseen.
Lailah Gifty Akita
God choose his servants.
Civil servants take forever to do anything.
Make thy recreation servant to thy business, lest thou become a slave to thy recreation.
The civil servant is primarily the master of the short-term solution.
Those who choose to be servants know the most about being free.
J. G. Holland
Life was intended to be so adjusted that the body should be the servant of the soul, and always subordinate to the soul.
The only way Jesus can be our King is if we allow Him to be our Servant
All are bound to serve and obey, but few are aware, it all depends on how high in the hierarchy you are determined to aim.
To serve the public interest is not the same as being a servant of public opinion.
I am the servant of my score.
Lailah Gifty Akita
A true leader is a servant.
The 10 ever greatest misplacements in life: 1. Leadership without character. 2. Followership without servant-being. 3. Brotherhood without integrity. 4. Affluence without wisdom. 5. Authority without conscience. 6. Relationship without faithfullness. 7. Festivals without peace. 8. Repeated failure without change. 9. Good wealth without good health. 10. Love without a lover.
The strength of that heretic [Calvin] consisted in this, that money never had the slightest charm for him. If I had such servants my dominion would extend from sea to sea.
Arthur W. Pink
if the will is their servant then it is not sovereign, and if the will is not sovereign, we certainly cannot predicate 'freedom' of it.
He [Jesus Christ] is the Master of all as the Servant of all.
Power is to be used in the service of others and only secondarily, if at all, for the benefit of oneself.
In mathematics our role is more that of servant than master.
He who has conquered the internal nature controls the whole universe; it becomes his servant.
We are servants rather than masters in mathematics.
Crime is everywhere, there is no man of yesterday. Lo, the robber everywhere, The servant takes what he finds.
To become God's mighty servants, we must decide whether we will base our life on His priorities or the world's. The two are incompatible.
He who cannot serve cannot lead. It is by being a servant that you recognize that followers also have needs. True leaders are service oriented!
Harmony is produced in ministry when everyone seeks to be a servant.
Your subservience makes me uncomfortable.” That pissed me off. “Then you shouldn’t pay people to do things for you. End of story.
The stairway to the ministry is not a grand staircase but a back stairwell that leads down to the servants’ quarters.
A guru trains his disciples to become Krishna dasa, a menial servant of Krishna.
Right now, computers, which are supposed to be our servant, are oppressing us.
House rule number nine. No roach shall drink or eat out of the good cups in the kitchen. The plastic cups are in the pantry.
8 April 1891 The obscenity of nostrils and mouths; the ignominious cupidity of smiles and women encountered in the street; the shifty baseness on every side, as of hyenas and wild beasts ready to bite: tradesmen in their shops and strollers on their pavements. How long must I suffer this? I have suffered it before, as a child, when, descending by chance to the servant's quarters, I overheard in astonishment their vile gossip, tearing up my own kind with their lovely teeth. This hostility to the entire race, this muted detestation of lynxes in human form, I must have rediscovered it later while at school. I had a repugnance and horror for all base instincts, but am I not myself instinctively violent and lewd, murderous and sensual? Am I any different, in essence, from the members of the riotous and murderous mob of a hundred years ago, who hurled the town sergeants into the Seine and cried, 'String up the aristos!' just as they shout 'Down with the army!' or 'Death to the Jews!
Lailah Gifty Akita
The better we serve, the greater the fulfilment.
But as I say, if you look to the state of their souls you’ll find the situation nowhere near as grave as polls suggest. There’s more to being a servant of The Adversary than signing up.
The enlightened are servants of the rich and poor, helpers of the weak and powerful, friends of the lowly and eminent. They are servants of mankind.
If we do not know the King that comes to your bedroom for the sole purpose of taking out your trash, then you have yet to know Jesus as the Servant of All.
Obedience is the virtue that determines whether a person is either a servant or a rebel. Life of integrity is built on obedience of God's statutes and nothing else.
Life is special when you reach out beyond yourself to be a true servant leader for others.