Quotation Explorer - 'Serving'

EPAULET, n. An ornamented badge, serving to distinguish a military officer from the enemy -- that is to say, from the officer of lower rank to whom his death would give promotion. - Ambrose Bierce
MAGIC, n. An art of converting superstition into coin. There are other arts serving the same high purpose, but the discreet lexicographer does not name them. - Ambrose Bierce
A woman's dress should be like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view. - Sophia Loren
I've got to tell you that my vocation, my true calling, is serving others. Medicine is my avocation; it's part of how I answer my calling, but it's not all of it. I minister to bodies, but I also minister to hearts and souls. - Doc, Finding Normal
their is no better job elsewhere than serving humanity - Adechian Olabode
It is mental slavery to cling to things that have stopped serving it’s purpose in your life. - Chinonye J. Chidolue
We came to this world with nothing but love and blessing. The purpose of our life is to be happy by loving and serving. - Debasish Mridha
Allah loves His creation. That’s why He rewards so greatly for serving them. - Yasmin Mogahed
God gives us opportunity to serve him by serving humanity. - Radhe Maa
Serving my generation with excellence will mean in turn, my generation can lead with excellence. - Onyi Anyado
On the church vaulting above was the clock-face of eternity, void of number and serving as its own hand, only one black finger was pointing and the dead wanted to tell the time by it. - Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
It seems like women are always in the kitchen around food and they're serving and they're giving and they're enjoying and it's part of the plentitude of life and the enrichment of life. - Kathy Bates
The highest duty of the writer is to remain true to himself and let the chips fall where they may. In serving his vision of the truth the artist best serves his nation. - John F. Kennedy
GRACES, n. Three beautiful goddesses, Aglaia, Thalia and Euphrosyne, who attended upon Venus, serving without salary. They were at no expense for board and clothing, for they ate nothing to speak of and dressed according to the weather, wearing whatever breeze happened to be blowing. - Ambrose Bierce
Serving my generation with excellence will mean my generation can in turn lead with excellence. - Onyi Anyado
A life dedicated to serving others is the life we should all aspire to live. - Auliq-Ice
I am serving the purpose for which I was designed, therefore I am satisfied with my existence. - Kevin J. Anderson
Serving my generation with excellence will in turn mean my generation can lead, with excellence. - Onyi Anyado
In serving the poor,one serves humanity.In serving mankind,one serves equity.In serving goodness,one serves God.In serving the Creator,one serves himself. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Humanists recognize that it is only when people feel free to think for themselves, using reason as their guide, that they are best capable of developing values that succeed in satisfying human needs and serving human interests. - Isaac Asimov
There is never enough time, unless you're serving it. - Malcolm Forbes
Your representative owes you, not his industry only, but judgment; and he betrays, instead of serving you, if he sacrifices it to your opinion. - Edmund Burke
The purpose of life should be to attain happiness by serving humanity with love and utmost sincerity. - Debasish Mridha
As Christians we are called to make disciples of all the nations, meeting them where they are and serving them in ways that are relevant and meaningful. That is the challenge: as the church, to remain relevant and meaningful, in efforts to reach all people where they are in a way they need. - Kellen Roggenbuck
Serving others means being willing to make sacrifices for their good. - Jim George
In a world of complete economic equality, you get and keep the affections you deserve. You can’t buy love with gifts or favors, you can’t hold love by raising an inadequate child, and you can’t be secure in love by serving as a good scrub woman or a good provider. - B.F. Skinner
It isn't what you will do for your children that makes you a great mother or father. It is what you do for God that isn't self serving, which sets the stage for children to learn to care about something other than what is expected. - Shannon L. Alder
Serving others prepares you to lead others. - Jim George
The rich man may never get into heaven, but the pauper is already serving his term in hell. - Alexander Chase
The greatest service, you can do, to the existence, is serving yourself. If you serve yourself and take care of, yourself, anything that comes out of you, will add meaning and beauty to life. - Roshan Sharma
If you are unclear about what attitudes you adhere to, you will have a difficult time evaluation which ones are not serving your highest good. - Deborah Day
There is only one purpose in life, which is happiness. We attain happiness by serving others with love and kindness. - Debasish Mridha
I envision a world in which the vast majority of us are actively striving toward our potential as human beings by spending our lives serving others through mediums we are most passionate. - Chris Matakas
friendly people serving friendly people - flirtease
Waiting around to be perfect never amounts to anything. Don't be a waiter or you'll be serving other people. - Ian Desabrais
A servant leader can always come down to the level of the one he is serving - Sunday Adelaja
Dictatorship, by whatever name, is founded on the doctrine that the individual amounts to nothing; that the State is the only one that counts; and that men and women and children were put on earth solely for the purpose of serving the state. - Harry Truman
We learn to love imperfect people by serving them out of reverence for a perfect God... - Gary Thomas
Principles are meant to serve people, not people serving to uphold the principle, while harming the people. - Shannon L. Alder
Serving my generation with excellence will in turn mean my generation can lead with excellence. - Onyi Anyado
Serving is the best kind of Leading. - Todd Stocker
Life is about exercising your God-given dominion, loving and serving God, loving and serving mankind and fulfilling the unique and specific God-given purpose - EK Hammond
Serving with love, a kind heart, and without expectations is happiness. - Debasish Mridha
We fill our lives with meaning by serving endlessly and by learning to transcend our consciousness to a higher consciousness. - Debasish Mridha
Leadership is the act of serving others and has no gender preference. - Farshad Asl
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