Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings
If I thought I was going to die tomorrow, I should nevertheless plant a tree today.
– Stephan Girard
Bread for myself is a material question. Bread for my neighbor is a spiritual one.
– Nicholas Berdyaev
Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.
– Henry David Thoreau
Being a man or a woman is a matter of birth. Being a man or a woman who makes a difference is a matter of choice.
– Byron Garrett
Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for humanity.
– Horace Mann
What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
– Albert Pike
Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.
– Norman B. Rice
Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you.
– Mother Teresa
It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little — do what you can.
I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.
– Edward Everett Hale
I choose to rise up out of that storm and see that in moments of desperation, fear, and helplessness, each of us can be a rainbow of hope, doing what we can to extend ourselves in kindness and grace to one another. And I know for sure that there is no them – there’s only us.
– Oprah Winfrey