Martin Luther King, Jr.
Everybody can be great... because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve. You don't have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.
A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.
None of us has gotten where we are solely by pulling ourselves up from our own bootstraps. We got here because somebody bent down and helped us.
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
When you live your life with an appreciation of coincidences and their meanings, you connect with the underlying field of infinite possibilities.
Be the change you want to see in the world.
Robert F. Kennedy
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Without the human community, one single human being cannot survive.
Don’t find fault.
A good objective of leadership is to help those who are doing poorly to do well and to help those who are doing well to do even better.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate.
Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything.
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
If something comes to life in others because of you, then you have made an approach to immortality
The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.
We are not human beings on a spiritual journey. We are spiritual beings on a human journey.
Silence equals nonexistence. If I don't raise my voice, it's like I never existed.
What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.
Francis of Assisi
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
Anonymous African Origin
If you make a lot of money, put it to use helping others while you are living. It is wealth's greatest satisfaction.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
Ken Keyes, Jr.
A loving person lives in a loving world,
A hostile person lives in a hostile world,
Everyone you meet is your mirror.
The miracle is this--the more we share, the more we have.
Act as if what you do makes a difference.
We realize that what we are accomplishing is a drop in the ocean. But if this drop were not in the ocean, it would be missed.