My Favorite Motivational Quotes

The power of words is undeniable.  They have the ability to motivate us into action, set that fire in our belly and help us to strive for excellence.  Here is a collection of some of my favorite quotes that speak to me about mentoring and mentorship:

Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can. ~ John Wesley

What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us. What we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal. ~ Albert Pine

How lovely to think that no one need wait a moment, we can start now, start slowly changing the world.  How lovely that everyone, great and small, can make their we can always, always give something, even if it is only kindness. - Anne Frank

The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have. ~ Norman Vincent Peale

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves. ~ Helen Keller

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.~ Winston Churchill

A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could. ~ Unknown

Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person. ~ Mother Teresa

One of things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people. ~ Dick Gregory

One’s mind, once stretched by a new idea never regains its original dimensions. ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

To the world, you may just be somebody. But to somebody, you may just be the world. ~ Unknown

What is your favorite motivational quote?




Decide if mentoring is right for you. Sharing your expertise will enhance your quality of life and should be a part of your retirement planning. 

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