It is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. —Helen Keller

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It is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble.


author, lecturer, activist


Glory Dey from Mumbai, India MAY 17, 2017
Every task however small is noble, We can achieve great things only when we do the little things in our daily life with devotion. All wise great sages have taught this maxim. Mahatma Gandhi, Mother Teresa, Mother St. Ignatius &others were examples of such wisdom! Blessings to All.

Carrie from Santa Rosa MAY 17, 2017
I agree 100 percent.

tika from apple valley MAY 16, 2017
this is amazing

Nan from Nevada MAY 16, 2017
So much of life is mundane but someone will gratefully accept your persistence!

deepak from india MAY 16, 2017
this thought process can only resolve our humanity

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.  —Aristotle
I set out on a journey of love, seeking truth, peace and understanding. I am still learning. —Muhammad Ali
Don't ever give up. Don't ever give in. Don't ever stop trying. Don't ever sell out. And if you find yourself succumbing to one of the above for a brief moment, pick yourself up, brush yourself off, whisper a prayer, and start where you left off. But never, ever, ever give up. —Richelle E. Goodrich
Life is short and we have never too much time for gladdening the hearts of those who are traveling the dark journey with us. Oh be swift to love, make haste to be kind. —Henri-Frederic Amiel
Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people's bad manners.
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No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. —Charles Dickens
You cannot hope to build a better world without improving the individuals. To that end, each of us must work for our own improvement and, at the same time, share a general responsibility for all humanity, our particular duty being to aid those to whom we think we can be most useful. —Marie Curie
Fear less, hope more; Eat less, chew more; Whine less, breathe more; Talk less, say more; Love more, and all good things will be yours!  —Swedish Proverb
This I know. This I believe with all my heart. If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make deserts bloom and man to grow to greater dignity as a human being we can do it!  —Eleanor Roosevelt
I have missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I have lost almost 300 games. On 26 occasions I have been entrusted to take the game winning shot...and I missed. I have failed over and over and over again in my life. And that's precisely why I succeed. —Michael Jordan
It takes two flints to make a fire. —Louisa May Alcott
Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows. —Michael Landon Jr.
Dare to be what you are, and learn to resign with a good grace all that you are not and to believe in your own individuality. —Henri-Frederic Amiel
As I walked out the door toward the gate that would lead to my freedom, I knew if I didn't leave my bitterness and hatred behind, I'd still be in prison. —Nelson Mandela
We can not solve our problems with the same level of thinking that created them. —Albert Einstein
Never mistake activity for achievement. —John R. Wooden

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