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.

The best thing you have to give is yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

They say, ‘To serve is to love,’ and I think to serve is to heal, too.

Viola Davis

You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

The busiest person is the one who always has time to help someone else.

submitted by Laverne Hart

People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.

Amish proverb

The key to life is not accumulation. It's contribution.

Stephen Covey

Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind. Always.

submitted by Brooke Lorimer

The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.

Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

Frequently people think compassion and love are merely sentimental. No! They are very demanding. If you are going to be compassionate, be prepared for action.

Archbishop Desmond Tutu
I never quite understand the way society decides who is beautiful and who is not. But an open face and a capacity for kindness always feel like reliable signifiers to me.
Tilda Swinton

True charity requires courage: Let us overcome the fear of getting our hands dirty so as to help those in need.

Pope Francis

My father said there are two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.

Marlo Thomas