Quotes about Making A Difference

How do we make a difference? Read these quotes about making a difference for answers. We all make a difference everyday by the choices we make and they affect those around us - a child, someone's life, our community.


Small acts of kindness can make a difference in other peoples lives more than we can imagine.
Kindness   |  



Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. William James
Motivational   |  



We have the potential to help people out of poverty, out of disease, out of slavery, and out of conflict. Too often, we turn the other way because we think there's nothing we can do. Alicia Keys
Inspirational Quotes  |  



We have this day and the rest of our lives, however long that may be, to make a difference, change our behavior, take action, and do the things we’ve always dreamed of. Scott Allan, Do It Scared: Charge Forward With Confidence, Conquer Resistance, and Break Through Your Limitations.
Words of Encouragement  |  



By being kind, we have the power of making the world a happier place in which to live, or at least we greatly diminish the amount of unhappiness in it so as to make it a quite different world. Lawrence G. Lovasik, The Hidden Power of Kindness: A Practical Handbook for Souls Who Dare to Transform the World, One Deed at a Time
Happy   |  



We need to know that we make a positive difference through the work we do. Mike Anderson
We need to know that we make a positive difference through the work we do. Mike Anderson, The Well-Balanced Teacher: How to Work Smarter and Stay Sane Inside the Classroom and Out
Positive Quotes   |  



The purpose of life is not to be happy - but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all. Leo Rosten
Purpose   |  



You have the power to make a difference in someone's life. I continually hear personal stories of how one small act of kindness warmed someone's soul. Robbie Miller Kaplan, How to Say It When You Don't Know What to Say: Illness & Death
Poems about Life   |  



You are here to make a difference in this world, and the best way to do that is to use your knowledge and experience (on any topic, in any industry) to help others succeed. Brendon Burchard, The Millionaire Messenger
Helping Others  |  



When we work together, we have power to take problems head on and make a huge difference in our life and in the lives of others around us. David DeNotaris
Quotes about Life   |  



Grandparents are living longer, doing more and refusing to accept any limitations. But they still make a difference, one at a time, for their grandchildren. Jack Canfield, Chicken Soup for the Grandparent's Soul: Stories to Open the Hearts and Rekindle the Spirits of Grandparents
Grandmother   |  



Everything you do and every decision you make should be from a place of good. You should always be striving to make the world a better place. Les Brown, Laws Of Success: 12 Laws That Turn Dreams Into Reality
Decision   |  



Jimmy came from humble beginnings, which may be one reason for his drive to effect change domestically. He wanted to make a difference in the American people's lives. Henry Carroll, Jimmy Carter: A Biography
Jimmy Carter Quotes   |  



No matter how small you may feel you make a big difference in this world. Author Unknown
No matter how small you may feel you make a big difference in this world. Author Unknown
Believe In Yourself   |  



By becoming a mentor, you will touch the life of a child, make a difference for tomorrow's youth, and give back to your community by investing in a young person who will, in turn, mentor the next generation. Thomas Dortch, The Miracles of Mentoring: How to Encourage and Lead Future Generations
Children   |  



What makes a difference in one person's life or in hundreds of lives is not merely a stack of checks; what makes a difference is you contributing your many gifts at your level and your capacity. Kathy LeMay, The Generosity Plan: Sharing Your Time, Treasure, and Talent to Shape the World
Generosity   |  



We won't always know whose lives we touched and made better for our having cared, because actions sometimes have unforeseen ramifications. What's important is that you do care and you act. Charlotte Lunsford
Action   |  



When we get to the end of our life, the question playing over and over in our mind will be, "Did my life make a difference?" Brian Fleming, Your Life Matters: 5 Steps To Living Your Dream
Death Quotes   |  



You can make a difference in the lives of others. Be a doer - don't only be a hearer. James Strand, First Steps to Faith
Being The Difference   |



Joy can be real only if people look upon their lives as a service and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness. Leo Tolstoy
Goal  |



There is no greater joy nor greater reward than to make a fundamental difference in someone's life. Mary Rose McGeady
Joy   |  



But of all the requests we direct to God in prayer, we could ask ourselves 'which of them will make any difference in one billion years from now?' Brian Johnston, Praying With Paul
God   |  



One can get anything if he is willing to help enough others get what they want. Zig Ziglar
One can get anything if he is willing to help enough others get what they want. Zig Ziglar
Famous Quotes   |  



What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived. It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead. Nelson Mandela
Motivational Poems   |  



God doesn't just give you resources for your own enjoyment, but to make a difference in the world around you. God never blesses us just to sit on what we have. He blesses us so we can bless others. Rick Warren
Blessed   |  



It's an odd idea for someone like me to keep a diary; not only because I have never done so before, but because it seems to me that neither I - nor for that matter anyone else - will be interested in the unbosomings of a thirteen-year-old schoolgirl. Still, what does that matter? I want to write, but more than that, I want to bring out all kinds of things that lie buried deep in my heart. Anne Frank, The Diary of a young girl Anne Frank
Experience   |  



You were born to make a difference, to contribute and to share your gifts with the world. Darren Hardy
Sharing   |  



But you can make a difference, everyone can do that too. May those who can use the help, receive what they ought to. Julie Hebert
The Christmas Star   |  



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



Power is the ability to do good things for others. Brooke Astor
Good   |  



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. Barbara Sher
Time   |  



If you want happiness for a lifetime - help others. Chinese Proverb
If you want happiness for an hour - take a nap.
If you want happiness for a day – go fishing.
If you want happiness for a month – get married.
If you want happiness for a year – inherit a fortune.
If you want happiness for a lifetime – help others.
Chinese Proverb
Happiness   |  



We all have dreams… We all want to believe deep down in our souls that we have a special gift, that we can make a difference, that we can touch others in a special way, and that we can make the world a better place. Tony Robbins, Awaken the Giant Within: How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical and Financial
Dream   |  



We were making a difference - one person at a time. Yet, sometimes the good we were accomplishing was difficult to see and impossible to measure. Wendell E, Mettey, What God Desires
Accomplishment   |  



We all like to be acknowledged and appreciated. We all like to know we count. Frances Cole Jones, How to Wow: Proven Strategies for Presenting Your Ideas, Persuading Your Audience, and Perfecting Your Image
Appreciation   |  



Rather than looking at just anybody to teach us about life, we should look toward individuals who have really made a difference in their own lives. Clarence Chan, Inspiration Champions
Teacher   |  



By giving up a little portion of your life, by letting go of your selfishness, you can make a big difference in some lives. Heny Cloud; John Townsend, Boundaries: When To Say Yes, How to Say No
Giving   |  



Magic happens when people are in the zone, when they can focus their creative energies on making a difference in the world. Positive things happen when they realize they can challenge and improve things that don't work, even when the problem spans across the organization. Mattias Skarin, Real-World Kanban: Do Less, Accomplish More with Lean Thinking
Focus   |  



If there was ever a time to dare, to make a difference, to embark on something worth doing, IT IS NOW. Author Unknown
If there was ever a time to dare, to make a difference, to embark on something worth doing, IT IS NOW. Author Unknown
Dare   |  



…each time we make a difference in someone else's life, no matter how small, it will encourage them to do the same for others. And each time that happens, we all become a stronger force for good. Thomas E. Pierce, The Last Rose
Encouraging   |  



How many times in our lives do we stand at the threshold of making a difference? We evaluate the options and decide whether we want to get involved or just turn a blind eye and head home. Daily, it seems, we face numerous chances to make somebody's life a little easier, even if it means ours may be a little more difficult. One of the commitments I am making is to be the stranger who serves. Marty Cauley, Dying to go on Vacation: A journey of discovering life while facing death.
Commitment   |  



Make a difference in someone's life, don't be the change they need. Rashida Costa, 365 Days Smarter: Get Through Your Year Successfully With These 365 Quotes
Change   |  



Sometimes the smallest gesture can make a huge impact on someone's life. There are many different ways we can show kindness to others, and it doesn't have to be in a big way. Catherine Pulsifer, A Little Bit of Kindness
Influence   |  



Graduation is only a concept. In real life every day you graduate. Graduation is a process that goes on until the last day of your life. If you can grasp that, you'll make a difference. Arie Pencovici
Graduation   |  



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. Sonia Johnson
Determination   |  



So no matter what your age, keep yourself motivated by setting goals. By being active, by making a difference in others lives. Don't think once you reach a certain age you can stop. Or don't let your age make you feel that you have all the time in the world. None of us are guaranteed tomorrow. Make a difference today. Catherine Pulsifer, How Old Are You
Age   |  



What you do in life does make a difference to you and those people who look up to you. Joseph Woodley
What you do in life does make a difference to you and those people who look up to you. Joseph Woodley, No Generals In the House: Faith, Facts and Fatherhood
Father   |  



All success in life comes from serving other people in some way. If you want to make a lot of money, serve a lot of people, and serve them in a way that really makes a difference to them. Brian Tracy, The Science of Money: How to Increase Your Income and Become Wealthy
Success   |  



Never forget to recognize and express gratitude in your life for all the people that make a big difference in our life, for people like your mailperson, your doctor, your newspaper deliverer, etc. Just expressing a "thank you" very simple but very powerful!" Catherine Pulsifer
Thanksgiving   |  



Mindset means the way you choose to look at the things coming on their way. But this simple personal philosophy or way of looking at the thing is the single most important factor to make all the difference, whether you live an average or mediocre life or you can leave a legacy behind you. Som Bathla, The Mindset Makeover: Transform Your Mindset to Attract Success, Unleash Your True Potential, Control Thoughts and Emotions, Become Unstoppable and Achieve Your Goals Faster
Choices   |  



Help me to see the potential you see in others. And speaking of potential, allow me to see my own unique potential for making a positive difference in my world." Lee Wise from A Simple Prayer
Potential   |  


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