Quotes on Service and Helping
"We can not hold a torch to light another's
path without brightening our own."
- Ben Sweetland
"Service is the rent we each pay for living.
It is not something to do in your spare time;
it is the very purpose of life."
- Marian Wright Edelman
"We can not live only for ourselves. A thousand
fibers connect us with our fellow man."
- Herman Melville
"What do we live for if not to make life
less difficult for each other?"
- George Eliot
"It is one of the most beautiful compensations
of life, that no man can sincerely try
to help another without helping himself."
"The service we render others is the rent
we pay for our room on earth."
- Wilfred Grenfell