Helping Quotes

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light. - Albert Schweitzer


To do more for the world than the world does for you - that is success. - Henry Ford


Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have. - Jim Rohn


People never forget that helping hand especially when times are tough. - Catherine Pulsifer


Do all the good you can, and make as little fuss about it as possible. - Charles Dickens


The more I help others to succeed, the more I succeed. - Ray Kroc


Life's most urgent question is: What are you doing for others?- Martin Luther King, Jr.


The duty of helping one's self in the highest sense involves the helping of one's neighbors. - Samuel Smiles


T hose who are less fortunate
O ften don't want to ask for help.
H ard times hit all of us at some point
E njoy your good fortune
L et your fortune help others
P eople helping people makes this world a better place!- Catherine Pulsifer


You never know when you will need a helping hand. - Catherine Pulsifer


If you light a lamp for somebody, it will also brighten your path. - Buddhist Saying


We have flown the air like birds and swum the sea like fishes, but have yet to learn the simple act of walking the earth like brothers. - Martin Luther King, Jr.


Be thankful for what you have, but never take what you have for granted. Share with those who are less fortunate. You do not know what tomorrow brings. - Catherine Pulsifer


We can do no great things, only small things with great love. - Mother Teresa


Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, What's in it for me?Brian Tracy


It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself. - Ralph Waldo Emerson


He stands erect by bending over the fallen. He rises by lifting others. - Robert G. Ingersoll


Never look down on anybody unless you helping him up. - Jesse Jackson


The biggest disease today is not leprosy or tuberculosis, but rather the feeling of being unwanted. - Mother Teresa


One kernel is felt in a hogshead; one drop of water helps to swell the ocean; a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act. - Hannah More


All of us, at certain moments of our lives, need to take advice and to receive help from other people. - Alexis Carrel


We are prone to judge success by the index of our salaries or the size of our automobile rather than by the quality of our service and relationship to humanity. - Martin Luther King, Jr.


After the verb 'to Love,' 'to Help' is the most beautiful verb in the world. - Bertha von Suttner


We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give. - Sir Winston Churchill


Every good act is charity. A man's true wealth hereafter is the good that he does in this world to his fellows. - Mohammed


People seldom refuse help, if one offers it in the right way. - A. C. Benson


Is anybody happier because you pass his way?- John Hall


How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. - Anne Frank


Look up and not down. Look forward and not back. Look out and not in, and lend a hand. - Edward Everett Hale


When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die. - Eleanor Roosevelt


If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble. - Bob Hope


Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It’s what you do for others. - Danny Thomas


Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting. - Elizabeth Bibesco


The wise person understands that his own happiness must include the happiness of others. - Dennis Weaver


A life isn’t significant except for its impact on other lives. - Jackie Robinson


Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. - Leo Buscaglia


Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. - Og Mandino


We're here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark. - Whoopi Goldberg


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


The best minute you spend is the one you invest in people. - Ken Blanchard


You will discover that you have two hands. One is for helping yourself and the other is for helping others.-Audrey Hepburn


The race of humankind 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 humans; and no one who has the power of granting can refuse it without guilt. - Sir Walter Scott


You will find, as you look back upon your life, that the moments that stand out are the moments when you have done things for others. - Henry Drummond


Time and money spent in helping people to do more for themselves is far better than mere giving. - Henry Ford


Build your reputation by helping other people build theirs. - Anthony J. D'Angelo


Seek something outside your nine-to-five job as an additional source of fulfillment and as a way to feel the joy of helping others. - Harold Kushner


We cannot build our own future without helping others to build theirs. - Bill Clinton


The service we render others is the rent we pay for our room on earth. - Wilfred Grenfell


You are so fortunate, but what are you giving back to make this world a better place for others? Catherine Pulsifer


If you want happiness for an hour, take a nap. If you want happiness for a day, go fishing. If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help somebody. Chinese Proverb


Die when I may, I want it said of me by those who knew me best, that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow. - Abraham Lincoln


Never underestimate what a simple gesture can do. It is the little things that you do that make a big difference in other people's lives. - Catherine Pulsifer


We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone. - Dr. Loretta Scott


A helping word to one in trouble is often like a switch on a railroad track . . . an inch between wreck and smooth, rolling prosperity. - Henry Ward Beecher


There is no better way to thank God for your sight than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark. - Helen Keller


To help, is to receive. - Catherine Pulsifer


We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way. - Earl Nightingale


A good exercise for the heart is bending down and helping someone to get up. - Proverb


In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us. - Flora Edwards


They might not need me; but they might. I'll let my head be just in sight; a smile as small as mine might be precisely their necessity. - Emily Dickinson


Forget yourself by becoming interested in others. Every day do a good deed that will put a mile of joy on someone's face. - Dale Carnegie


All of the great geniuses of the world were inspired and driven by their desire to enrich the lives of others. - Robin Sharma


If you want to improve your world, then focus your attention on helping others. - John C. Maxwell

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