There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up. —John Holmes

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There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

JOHN HOLMES

22 Year veteran, author of "The Longest War" & the comic strip "Power Point Ranger"

COMMENTS


Sandor from Oakland DECEMBER 8, 2017
First I rise, than I fall. Than as I rise again I learn the value of falling and the value of a helping hand and the difference it can make. Now I'm ready , to live life....

Anonymous DECEMBER 1, 2017
Great quote. It's a wonderful gesture especially after the death of a love one.

Martha from Fl OCTOBER 18, 2016
It's a good thing

Patrick from California AUGUST 15, 2016
How true

Tida JANUARY 22, 2016
Lift people up and they'll never let you down!


To infinity and beyond. —Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story
Caring about the happiness of others, we find our own. —Plato
You may be whatever you resolve to be. Determine to be something in the world and you will be something. “I cannot,” never accomplished anything; "I will try,” has wrought wonders. —J. Hawes
Climb the mountains and get their good tidings. Nature's peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their own freshness into you, and the storms their energy, while cares will drop away from you like the leaves of Autumn. —John Muir
At the height of laughter, the universe is flung into a kaleidoscope of new possibilities. —Jean Houston
A cup that is already full cannot have more added to it. In order to receive the further good, we must give of that which we have. —Margaret Becker
Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.  —Martin Luther
Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.  —William Faulkner
To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself. —Thich Nhat Hanh
The only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work, and the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking, and don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. And like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on. So keep looking, don't settle. —Steve Jobs
Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. —H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Our uniqueness, our individuality, and our life experience molds us into fascinating beings. I pray we may all challenge ourselves to delve into the deepest resources of our hearts to cultivate an atmosphere of understanding, acceptance, tolerance, and compassion. We are all in this life together. —Linda Thompson
Enjoy all you have while pursuing all you want.  —Jim Rohn
Your journey has molded you for the greater good, and it was exactly what it needed to be. Don't think that you've lost time. It took each and every situation you have encountered to bring you to the now. And now is right on time. —Asha Tyson
Nature is not matter only. She is also spirit. —Carl Gustav Jung
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory. —Theodor Seuss Geisel

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