Inspirational Quotes

The miracle is this – the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy, American actor, director and writer

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.

Mother Teresa, Albanian Roman Catholic missionary in India

Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away

Persian proverb

That which a man willingly shares, he keeps. That which he selfishly keeps, he loses.


Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there.

Philip Brooks

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others; let others have their own way; do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.


The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.


He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

The charitable give out the door and God puts it back through the window.

Traditional Proverb

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

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.

Helen Keller

A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.