Community Quotes

Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
“Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.”
I've found that there is always some beauty left ? in nature, sunshine, freedom, in yourself.
“I've found that there is always some beauty left ? in nature, sunshine, freedom, in yourself.”
Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.
“Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.”
Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.”
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
“If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.”
None of us is as smart as all of us.
“None of us is as smart as all of us.”
It takes two flints to make a fire.
“It takes two flints to make a fire.”
Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.
“Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.”
If one suffers we all suffer. Togetherness is strength. Courage.
“If one suffers we all suffer. Togetherness is strength. Courage.”
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”
When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.
“When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.”
We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.
“We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.”
I am not a human being; I am a human becoming.
“I am not a human being; I am a human becoming.”
Since we live in this world, we have to do our best for this world.
“Since we live in this world, we have to do our best for this world.”
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”
Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.
“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.”
We may not have it all together but together we have it all
“We may not have it all together but together we have it all”
Never take for granted the impact of a kind gesture.
“Never take for granted the impact of a kind gesture.”
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.”
We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
“We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.”
We have learned to fly the air like birds and swim the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers.
“We have learned to fly the air like birds and swim the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers.”
No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.
“No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.”
My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.
“My humanity is bound up in yours, for we can only be human together.”
When you educate one person you can change a life, when you educate many you can change the world.
“When you educate one person you can change a life, when you educate many you can change the world.”
You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself.
“You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself.”
Always be the best you can be so that others will shoot to do the same.
“Always be the best you can be so that others will shoot to do the same.”
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.”
Let's be better humans.
“Let's be better humans.”
People are just people, and all people have faults and shortcomings, but all of us are born with a basic goodness.
“People are just people, and all people have faults and shortcomings, but all of us are born with a basic goodness.”
Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
“Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.”
If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.
“If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.”
If you want happiness for a lifetime, help the next generation.
“If you want happiness for a lifetime, help the next generation.”
We must see in every person a universe with its own secrets, with its own treasures, with its own sources of anguish, and with some measure of triumph.
“We must see in every person a universe with its own secrets, with its own treasures, with its own sources of anguish, and with some measure of triumph.”
You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals.
“You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals.”
I'm not impressed by money, social status or job title. I'm impressed by the way someone treats other human beings.
“I'm not impressed by money, social status or job title. I'm impressed by the way someone treats other human beings.”
If you are feeling helpless, help someone.
“If you are feeling helpless, help someone.”
We cannot accomplish all that we need to do without working together.
“We cannot accomplish all that we need to do without working together.”
Being human is given. But keeping our humanity is a choice.
“Being human is given. But keeping our humanity is a choice.”
Truth is on the side of the oppressed.
“Truth is on the side of the oppressed.”
When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching - they are your family.
“When everything goes to hell, the people who stand by you without flinching - they are your family.”
The true test of a character is to face hard conditions with the determination to make them better.
“The true test of a character is to face hard conditions with the determination to make them better.”
Embrace with tender affection the whole of humanity, especially the poorest, the weakest, the least important.
“Embrace with tender affection the whole of humanity, especially the poorest, the weakest, the least important.”
The world is truly beautiful solely in the eyes of a true philosopher.
“The world is truly beautiful solely in the eyes of a true philosopher.”
We shall win only by working together.
“We shall win only by working together.”
I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.
“I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.”
You must not lose faith in humanity.
“You must not lose faith in humanity.”
When 'I' replaced with 'We', even the illness becomes wellness.
“When 'I' replaced with 'We', even the illness becomes wellness.”
Be certain that you do not die without having done something wonderful for humanity.
“Be certain that you do not die without having done something wonderful for humanity.”
We start together. We finish together. No one left behind.
“We start together. We finish together. No one left behind.”
Each person must live their life as a model for others.
“Each person must live their life as a model for others.”