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.

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.

Author and entrepreneur

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

Sometimes we need someone to turn on the flashlight for us. Other times, we need to turn it on for others.

Lizzie Velasquez

Generosity truly is the best investment.

Diane von Furstenberg

No matter how dark it gets, we all have to be light for each other.

Tyler Perry

Every day, I recognize the power of kindness to change our world. I've never been so convinced that kindness is the essential antidote to the divisions and disconnections we're seeing.

Daniel Lubetzky