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Service Quotes

I want to walk into a room, be it a hospital for the dying or a hospital for the sick children, and feel that I am needed. I want to do, not just to be.

Author: Princess of Wales Diana (1961-1997)

Profession: Wife of Charles, Prince of Wales

I am all about caring. I have always been like that.

Author: Princess of Wales Diana (1961-1997)

Profession: Wife of Charles, Prince of Wales

Everyone needs to be valued. Everyone has the potential to give something back.

Author: Princess of Wales Diana (1961-1997)

Profession: Wife of Charles, Prince of Wales

I love meeting people and helping them.

Author: Princess of Wales Diana (1961-1997)

Profession: Wife of Charles, Prince of Wales

In a world where there is so much to be done, I felt strongly impressed that there must be something for me to do.

Author: Dorothy Dix (1861-1951)

Profession: American Columnist

Those who do the most for the world's advancement are the ones who demand the least.

Author: Henry L. Doherty (1870-1939)

Profession: American Utilities Executive/Engineer

Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time.

Author: Marian Wright Edelman (1939)

Profession: American Lobbyist on Behalf of Children

Only a life lived in the service to others is worth living.

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule...

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

Be unselfish. That is the first and final commandment for those who would be useful and happy in their usefulness. If you think of yourself only, you cannot develop because you are choking the source of development, which is spiritual expansion through thought for others.

Author: Charles W. Eliot

Profession:

No man can help another without helping himself.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

He is great who confers the most benefits.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

We shall serve for the joy of serving, prosperity shall flow to us and through us in unending streams of plenty.

Author: Charles Fillmore

Profession: American Co-founder of Unity School of Christianity

Everybody has to be somebody to somebody to be anybody.

Author: Malcolm S. Forbes (1919-1990)

Profession: American Publisher, Businessman

A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.

Author: Henry Ford (1863-1947)

Profession: American Industrialist, Founder of Ford Motor Company