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Quotes about Helping Others

This is our collection of quotes about helping others and about the importance of supporting and inspiring people.

By helping others, you can make this world a better and happier place to live. Help does not have to be something spectacular. It can be in the small things of life.

Saying some encouraging words, helping others stand for their rights, and motivating people are various ways of supporting and assisting others.

When you help others, you become a better person. The act of helping does not only make the recipient happy, it also makes the giver happy.

Giving material help or donating something, when you are able to do so, means helping but also teaching, guiding and giving good advice.

Helping others should be a natural act, without asking, ‘what I would gain by it.” It should be done with love, kindness, and a genuine desire to help.

Let these quotes about helping others encourage you to assist and support others whenever you can.

Quotes about Helping Others

“The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.” – Albert Schweitzer

“No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude.” – Alfred North Whitehead

“Money, if it does not bring you happiness, will at least help you be miserable in comfort.” – Helen Gurley Brown

“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” – Maya Angelou

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” – Buddha

“We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.” – Ronald Reagan

“I think when you work really hard and you help others, God helps you get what you want.” – Gina Rodriguez

“If you light a lamp for somebody, it will also brighten your path.”Buddha

“To do more for the world than the world does for you, that is success.” – Henry Ford

“Help is always appreciated, especially in times of need.” – Anonymous

“It’s not enough to have lived. We should be determined to live for something. May I suggest that it be creating joy for others, sharing what we have for the betterment of person-kind, bringing hope to the lost and love to the lonely.” – Leo Buscaglia

“Day after day, ordinary people become heroes through extraordinary and selfless actions to help their neighbors.” – Sylvia Mathews Burwell

“Sometimes, people need to learn a lesson or pass a certain test. In such instances, help might deprive them of learning the lesson and getting stronger.” – Anonymous

“We all want to help one another. Human beings are like that. We want to live by each other’s happiness, not by each other’s misery.” – Charlie Chaplin

“Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day” – Sally Koch

More Quotes about Helping Others

“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.”Eleanor Roosevelt

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop

“Make a habit of two things: to help; or at least to do no harm.” – Hippocrates

“In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us.” – Flora Edwards

“No matter what happens in life, be good to people. Being good to people is a wonderful legacy to leave behind.” – Taylor Swift

“If you get, give. If you learn, teach.” – Maya Angelou

“We rise by lifting others.” – Robert Ingersoll

“Helping others is only helping ourselves. If you want to help others, your little self must go. Let us rather purify ourselves, and the result must be that in so doing we shall help others.” – Swami Vivekananda

“Life’s most urgent questions is: What are you doing for others?” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Give freely to the world these gifts of love and compassion. Do not concern yourself with how much you receive in return, just know in your heart it will be returned.” – Steve Maraboli

“You need to be aware of what others are doing, applaud their efforts, acknowledge their successes, and encourage them in their pursuits. When we all help one another, everybody wins.” – Jim Stovall

“When a person really desires something, all the universe conspires to help that person to realize his dream.” – Paulo Coelho

“If there be any truer measure of a man than by what he does, it must be by what he gives.” – Robert South

“Developing our capacity for compassion makes it possible for us to help others in a more skillful and effective way. And compassion helps us as well.” – Joan Halifax

“Helping others is the way we help ourselves.” – Oprah Winfrey

“The greatest good is what we do for one another.” – Mother Teresa

“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.” – Oscar Wilde

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Helping Others Quotes for Inspiration and Motivation

“Sometimes give your services for nothing.” – Hippocrates

“There can be no greater gift than that of giving one’s time and energy to helping others without expecting anything in return.” – Nelson Mandela

“What do we live for if not to make the world less difficult for each other.” – George Eliot

“Not he who has much is rich but he who gives much.” – Erich Fromm

“Set your heart on doing good. Do it over and over again, and you will be filled with joy.” – Buddha

“Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Kindness can transform someone’s dark moment with a blaze of light. You’ll never know how much your caring matters. Make a difference for another today.” – Amy Leigh Mercree

“My role model was my grandfather. He instilled in me the feeling that no matter how successful you are you have a responsibility to help others.” – Kevin Johnson

“The degree of loving is measured by the degree of giving.” – Edwin Louis Cole

“You feel alive to the degree that you feel you can help others.” – John Travolta

“Our greatness has always come from people who expect nothing and take nothing for granted – folks who work hard for what they have, then reach back and help others after them.” – Michelle Obama

“Help others reach world-class. And they’ll joyfully help you get to your best.” – Robin S. Sharma

Memorable Helping Others Quotes

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

“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others and if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” – Dalai Lama

“Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours.” – Les Brown

“The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.” – Thomas Carlyle

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes of each honest worker.” – Helen Keller

“There is nothing more beautiful than someone who goes out of their way to make life beautiful for others.” – Mandy Hale

“Caring has the gift of making the ordinary special.” – George R. Bach

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“You may not have saved a lot of money in your life, but if you have saved a lot of heartaches for other folks, you are a pretty rich man.” – Seth Parker

“When a person is down in the world, an ounce of help is better than a pound of preaching.” – Edward G. Bulwer

“The purpose of life is to help others, and if you can’t help them, won’t you at least not hurt them? I know that is a platitude, that is sentimental, and can easily be attacked. But loving, caring is simple, and we make it complex. Our own neuroses make it complex.” – Leo Buscaglia

Some people give good advice, some people give a shoulder, and others, donate money food, or their time. – Anonymous

“It’s also selfish because it makes you feel good when you help others. I’ve been helped by acts of kindness from strangers. That’s why we’re here, after all, to help others.” – Carol Burnett

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