Helping Quotes, Sayings about helping others

Helping other people can be a cure not just for those who are in need, but for your soul as well.
– Marinela Reka

Nobody can help you as much as you can help yourself.
– Lailah Gifty Akita

To protect themselves, the weak focus on the “bad” in people. Conversely, the strong, who fear little, focus on the “good”.
– Iimani David

Help someone, you earn a friend. Help someone too much, you make an enemy.
– Erol Ozan

A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.
– Jack London

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
– Kahlil Gibran

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
– Anne Frank

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.
– Mother Teresa

It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little do what you can.
– Sydney Smith

The race advances only by the extra achievements of the individual. You are the individual.
– Charles Towne

I’ve seen and met angels wearing the disguise of ordinary people living ordinary lives.
– Tracy Chapman

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.
– Dr. Seuss

If you think you are too small to be effective, you have never been in bed with a mosquito.
– Betty Reese

The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
– Nelson Henderson

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could only do a little.
– Edmund Burke

Trees outstrip most people in the extent and depth of their work for the public good.
– Sara Ebenreck

Bread for myself is a material question. Bread for my neighbor is a spiritual one.
– Nicholas Berdyaev

If I thought I was going to die tomorrow, I should nevertheless plant a tree today.
– Stephan Girard

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
– Winston Churchill

Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.
– Henry David Thoreau