Be inspired and motivated by these make a difference quotes. You do make a difference in the lives of those around you. And never think you don't make a difference because you can only do a little. That little bit that you
do may make a huge difference in the life of someone else.
As was so eloquently stated by Ralph Waldo Emerson, "The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well." It is
not the selfish who live and create, help and support those who are in need. It is instead the unselfish who would rather be living proof of putting words of compassion and thoughtfulness into measurable action that makes the
real and lasting difference in this world.
People don't understand that not only can they make a difference, it's their responsibility to do so.
All the difference there is between what looks like a worthless stone and a gem is in the cutting and grinding. All the difference between a wilderness and a garden is wrought by weeding and pruning.
M J Savage
Far better things lie ahead for those who hands reach out rather than clutch what lies behind.
Rosy Lee Anderson
Poems About Hope
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.
John F. Kennedy
Dear little children, never think that you, because you're small, have no important place to fill
John Franklin Bair, Little Things
Poems For Kids
I don't think words can ever express my appreciation and thanks for your assistance, your gentle pushes, and your love. I would never have made it without you!
Thank You Poems
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make which,
over time, add up to big differences that we often cannot foresee.
Marian Wright Edelman
Success is not as if we have been the recipients of Irish Blessings but in doing ordinary things that other people shun as work.
There are times when encouragement means such a lot, and a word is enough to convey it
Grace Stricker Dawson, To A Friend
Thank You Friend
The art of achievement comes more from diligence and perseverance rather than depending on the arrangement of stars.
Theodore W. Higgingsworth
Lord, in the small or greater things, O grant me sweet success!
Ellwood Haines Stokes, The Mountain Stream
Poems About Mountains
Positive minded people are more likely to achieve a successful life and make a difference in other people's live by positively influencing them!
My sisters, in yourself, have confidence - you really do make a difference
Catherine Pulsifer, My Sisters
Poems For Women
You're the only one who can make the difference. Whatever your dream is, go for it.
Earvin Magic Johnson
Words of advice; words that come from the heart; words that can point another person,...to take a bold step that can change their life forever. It is these words that may make the difference between enjoying what life has to offer or it may mean carrying on doing the same old thing over and over again.
To My Cousin On His Birthday
Friends are similar to a tree branching out but throughout our life there are those who stay and make a difference in all our lives.
Catherine Pulsifer, The Tree of Friendship
Inspirational Friendship Poems
Quit complaining. Permanently. If you have a request, make it. If you have a suggestion, offer it. If you want things to change, then be the instrument of change.
Sam Bennett, Start Right Where You Are
Poems About Change
I tell you, it’s a big difference to savor up the reward of your hard work with fishing than just merely buying a fish in the market.
Jack Roush, Fishing
Whatever it is you care about, to make the difference that you seek requires a group of people to learn to trust each other and choose to cooperate for a larger purpose.
Peter Block, Community
Mentoring is about being real, being a catalyst, and being sometimes a kind of prophet. It is therefore far more art than science... The most powerful
and most difficult part of mentoring is being who you are.
Chip R. Bell, Managers As Mentors
Conceptualizing needs as basic and essential to wellness also implicates issues of care, social obligations, and fundamental human rights.
Richard M. Ryan, Self-Determination Theory
There are those who simply desire to add to their family through the process of adoption because they feel "called" to do so.
Rachel Garlinghouse,The Hopeful Mom's Guide to Adoption
Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.
St. Catherine of Siena
God Has A Plan
To make a difference in another person's life for their health,
tranquility, comfort or safety is more satisfying, positive and purposeful than making a
difference in my bank balance.
Byron R. Pulsifer
When it's all over, it's not who you were. . . it's whether you made a difference.
Robert Joseph Dole
A bold act requires a high degree of confidence.
Being a man or a woman is a matter of birth. Being a man or a woman who makes a difference is a matter of choice.
God's purpose for your life is to be both different than many, and to make a difference for many.
Byron R. Pulsifer
Trust In God
However, for a life to be meaningful, it must also be worthwhile.
Short Deep Quotes
The decency in a man is a natural result of positive thinking. A righteous and good quality is not a favor rather it's a natural consequence of one having a positive perception in every doing.
I can't help but conclude that my life is to deny my worldly pleasures so that I can assert and utilize my gifts
to destroy the fogs of life for those caught within crevices of despair.
Freddy J. W. Parkes
Poems About Life
If you think you're too small to make a difference, you've obviously never been in bed with a mosquito.
There is no greater joy nor greater reward than to make a fundamental difference in someone's life.
Mary Rose Mcgeady
Irish Blessing Quotes
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
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
Go out and make a difference in your community. You don't need endless time and perfect conditions. Do it now. Do it today. Do it for twenty minutes and watch your heart start beating.
It's your unlimited power to care and to love that can make the biggest difference in the quality of your life.
Poems About Life And Love
Sometimes just a smile on our face can help to make this world a better place. Stand up for the things that are right. Try to talk things out instead of fight.
Lend a hand when you can. You can help to make a difference . . .
We must remember that one determined person can make a significant difference, and that a small group of determined people can change the course of history.
It's a great satisfaction knowing that for a brief point in time you made a difference.
It's not what abilities you have that makes a difference it's what you do with these abilities that's paramount.
Dare To Be
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly.
Cecil B. DeMille
What would you like the most on your tombstone? ‘She/he was famous’ or ‘she/he was a kind and loving friend’?
Best Friend Captions
It takes one family to make a difference in this community. It takes one person to make a difference in this family.
Poems About Family
Give the world the best you have, and the best will come to you.
Quotes To Live By
No kid is unsmart. Every kid’s a genius at something. Our job is to find it. And then encourage it.
Little things done over and over again add up to making a difference in a big way.
I realize it's possible in ways both large or small to make a difference in someone's life.
You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.
Good Morning Quotes
You may find that making a difference for others makes the biggest difference in you.
It is better to have a meaningful life and make a difference than to merely have a long life.
Bryant H. McGill
What Life Means To Me
It's important to see what we can do to make a difference, but it's more important to me to do it every single day.
We can really make a difference in the world, just one heart, one kind word at a time.
It is important to nurture any new ideas and initiatives which can make a difference
Don't accept that you can't make a difference. Because if you can't make a difference, you won't make a difference, and if you put a
multiplier on that we will continue on an unsustainable pathway.
None of us alone can save the nation or world. But each of us can make a positive difference if we commit ourselves to do so.
Short Positive Quotes
Any time you have an opportunity to make a difference in this world and you don't, then you are wasting your time on Earth.
To make a difference in someone's life, you don't have to be brilliant, rich, beautiful, or perfect. You just have to care.