Positive Service Quotes

Some of the best positive service quotes from a wide variety of authors and from a wide sampling of different eras. The predominant them throughout is giving of oneself to attain a special kind of being within the world. Not only is giving viewed as a major positive but so is contribution to development.

The difference between a helping hand and an outstretched palm is a twist of the wrist.
Laurence Leamer
Charity sees the need, not the cause.
German Proverb
I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again.
William Penn
Sometime in your life, hope that you might see one starved man, the look on his face when the bread finally arrives. Hope that you might have baked it or bought or even kneaded it yourself. For that look on his face, for your meeting his eyes across a piece of bread, you might be willing to lose a lot, or suffer a lot, or die a little, even.
Daniel Berrigan
Consciously or unconsciously, every one of us does render some service or other. If we cultivate the habit of doing this service deliberately, our desire for service will steadily grow stronger, and will make, not only our own happiness, but that of the world at large.
Mahatma Gandhi
Sow good services: sweet remembrances will grow from them.>Germaine De Stael
When you see a worthy person, endeavor to emulate him. When you see an unworthy person, then examine your inner self.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
Albert Einstein
Reverence for Life affords me my fundamental principle of morality, namely, that good consists in maintaining, assisting, and enhancing life and that to destroy, harm, or to hinder life is evil. Affirmation of the world -- that is affirmation of the will to live, which appears in phenomenal forms all around me -- is only possible for me in that I give myself out for other life.
Albert Schweitzer

Positive Attitude Tip:
One quote that has always stuck in my mind when it comes to service is, "Give people more than they expect." If you want to provide excellent service then live by that quote and you will be amazed at the results.


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