Helping Others

Being of service to others is a gift to the world and to yourself. Quotes about helping others can inspire you to take the first step toward volunteering, donating, or simply going the extra mile for someone in your life. Help quotes can also get you back to on track if you need some motivation. Let a helping others quote remind you of the myriad ways you can make a difference today.

Each person on this planet is here for a purpose... That purpose is to care for other people and to help this world become a better place through service to others.

Gary Sinise

To ease another's heartache is to forget one's own.

Abraham Lincoln

People who need help sometimes look a lot like people who don't need help.

Glennon Doyle

Never stop doing things for others. Sometimes those little things occupy the biggest part of their hearts.

You may not be able to take care of a person's business need, but you can always meet their human need for someone to care.

Barbara Glanz

Putting others first with a cheerful heart isn't easy, but because of that, even the smallest acts can leave an incalculable impact.

Justin McElroy

Helping those who are vulnerable and in need is not burden or an obligation but an opportunity to be like Christ.

message posted on Facebook by the Church of the Good Shepherd

Healed people can heal people. Freed people can free people. Changed people can play their part in seeing lives and communities changed.

Jo Saxton

To every conversation bring a gift: advice, encouragement, insights, empathy.

Tim Sanders

If every person in this room made it a rule that whenever you can, you will try to act a little kinder than is necessary—the world really would be a better place. And if you do this...someone else, somewhere, someday, may recognize in you, in every single one of you, the face of God.

R. J. Palacio

I tell my boys I'm going to needlepoint them a belt that says, 'Being a gentleman is not a part-time job.' They've heard that more times than they can count.

Tory Burch

Kindness works. It's like a boomerang: It always comes back to you, even if not from the person you gave it to.

Gayle King