We cannot build our own future without helping others to build theirs.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
One kernel is felt in a hogshead; one drop of water helps to swell the ocean; a spark of fire helps to give light to the world.
None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
When you teach you are helping others help themselves.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
We can do no great things, only small things with great love.
The difference between a helping hand and an outstretched palm is a twist of the wrist.
If you light a lamp for somebody, it will also brighten your path.
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.
When a person is down in the world, an ounce of help is better than a pound of preaching.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help.
Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.
I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.
Edward Everett Hale
It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little - do what you can.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
The legacy of your life may not be a great achievement or superior success. It may simply be the support you've provided to another whose completed canvas will be your finest eulogy - someone you helped perhaps when you were having tough times in your own life.
Gina Mohammed, PhD