We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community...Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own. —Cesar Chavez

Pass It On®

print

We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community...Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own.

CESAR CHAVEZ

Civil rights activist

COMMENTS

No comments have been made yet. Be the first!



The world is not interested in what we do for a living. What they are interested in is what we have to offer freely - hope, strength, love and the power to make a difference!
 —Sasha Azevedo
When I say it's you I like, I'm talking about that part of you that knows that life is far more than anything you can ever see or hear or touch. That deep part of you that allows you to stand for those things without which humankind cannot survive. Love that conquers hate, peace that rises triumphant over war, and justice that proves more powerful than greed. —Fred Rogers
Everyone smiles in the same language. —Unknown
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and the strong, because someday in your life, you will have been all of these. —George Washington Carver
The people who give you their food give you their heart. —Cesar Chavez
The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. —Mark Twain
Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones. —Phillip Brooks
…find out where joy resides, and give it a voice far beyond singing. For to miss the joy is to miss all. —Robert Louis Stevenson
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song. —Maya Angelou
All for one and one for all, united we stand divided we fall. —Alexandre Dumas
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof. —Richard David Bach
If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough. —Meister Eckhart [Johannes Eckhart]
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. —Nelson Mandela
All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost. —J.R.R. Tolkien
The earth will not continue to offer its harvest, except with faithful stewardship. We cannot say we love the land and then take steps to destroy it for use by future generations. —Pope John XXIII
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up. —Mark Twain

See All Quotations

Subscribe to our FREE
inspirational quote emails!
20170116 monday quote Friday quote 20170303 friday quote
20161213 tuesday quote new Monday quote Friday quote
20160906 tuesday quote Wednesday quote Tuesday quote