10 Favourite Quotes on Volunteering

Image for post
Image for post

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world”

Anne Frank

“We make a living by what we do but we make by a life by what we give”

Winston Churchill

“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I am only one, but I am still one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something. And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.”

Helen Keller

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others”

Mahatma Gandhi

“The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.”

Mother Teresa

“It’s impossible to be involved in all situations, but there’s no excuse not to be involved in something, somewhere, somehow, with someone. Make an ounce of difference.”

Richard Goodrich

“There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.”

John Holmes

“Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, when I give I give myself.”

Walt Whitman

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

Dr. Seuss

“It’s not just about being able to write a check. It’s being able to touch somebody’s life.”

Oprah Winfrey

To return to ConnectFor, click here.

An online volunteering platform that seeks to promote a culture of volunteering and maximize the human potential within the social sector.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store