Wise Quotes, Wisdom Sayings
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
Being myself no stranger to suffering, I have learned to relieve the sufferings of others.
– Booker T. Washington
Do all the good you can. By all the means you can. In all the ways you can. In all the places you can. At all the times you can. To all the people you can. As long as ever you can.
It takes a noble man to plant a seed for a tree that will someday give shade to people he may never meet.
– Ted Turner
An attitude of gratitude creates blessings. Help yourself by helping others. You have the most powerful weapons on earth – love and prayer.
– Mother Teresa
The race of mankind would perish did they cease to aid each other. We cannot exist without mutual help. All, therefore, that need aid have a right to ask it from their fellow men; and no one who has the power of granting can refuse it without guilt.
Seek always to do some good, somewhere. Everyman has to seek in his own way to realize his true worth. You must give some time to your fellow man. Even if it’s a little thing, do something for those who need help, something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it. For remember, you don’t live in a world all your own. Your brothers are here too.
– Albert Schweitzer
Think of giving not only as a duty but as a privilege.
– Eleanor Roosevelt
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
– John D. Rockefeller
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
– John D. Rockefeller
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
– Helen Keller
The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.
– Clarence Jordan
One never notices what has been done; one can only see what remains to be done.
– Diana, Princess of Wales