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 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

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Albert Einstein

If your cup runneth over, share some.

from a New York City billboard

True heroism...is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost.

Arthur Ashe

It is not simply that we share with each other a common humanity, but that individually we have no humanity without each other.

Sara Maitland
Whenever you are blue or lonely or stricken by some humiliating thing you did, the cure and the hope is in caring about other people.
Diane Sawyer

Err in the direction of kindness.

George Saunders

Manners...don't forget, are kindness. You must always be kind.

Melissa Hellstern