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62 Greatest Quotes About Service


The end of all knowledge should be service to others. Cesar Chavez
Even the smallest act of service, the simplest act of kindness, is a way to honor those we lost; a way to reclaim that spirit of unity that followed 9/11. Barack Obama
Service is the key to everything in life. Russell Simmons
Government 'help' to business is just as disastrous as government persecution... the only way a government can be of service to national prosperity is by keeping its hands off. Ayn Rand
The highest form of worship is the worship of unselfish Christian service. The greatest form of praise is the sound of consecrated feet seeking out the lost and helpless. Billy Graham
Among us, who is above must be in service of the others. This doesn't mean we have to wash each other's feet every day, but we must help one another. Pope Francis
The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well the product or service fits him and sells itself. Peter Drucker
I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy. Rabindranath Tagore
People of excellence go the extra mile to do what's right. Joel Osteen
Citizenship consists in the service of the country. Jawaharlal Nehru
You can start right where you stand and apply the habit of going the extra mile by rendering more service and better service than you are now being paid for. Napoleon Hill
To give real service you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money, and that is sincerity and integrity. Douglas Adams
Nothing can be more hurtful to the service, than the neglect of discipline; for that discipline, more than numbers, gives one army the superiority over another. George Washington
When one loves one's Art no service seems too hard. O. Henry
A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large. Henry Ford
During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet. Al Gore
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time. Marian Wright Edelman
The next thing I knew, I was out of the service and making movies again. My first picture was called, GI Blues. I thought I was still in the army. Elvis Presley
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve? Abigail Adams
Service is the rent that you pay for room on this earth. Shirley Chisholm
How can I be useful, of what service can I be? There is something inside me, what can it be? Vincent Van Gogh
I wasn't born, I was ordered from room service. Zsa Zsa Gabor
Always render more and better service than is expected of you, no matter what your task may be. Og Mandino
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness - great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy. Jim Rohn
The little waiter's eyebrows wandered about his forehead in confusion. Douglas Adams
We will receive not what we idly wish for but what we justly earn. Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service. Earl Nightingale
It is not fitting, when one is in God's service, to have a gloomy face or a chilling look. Francis of Assisi
No one should fear to undertake any task in the name of our Saviour, if it is just and if the intention is purely for His holy service. Christopher Columbus
Valor is of no service, chance rules all, and the bravest often fall by the hands of cowards. Tacitus
I've only paid lip service to a spiritual life. Sting
I wish to be useful, and every kind of service necessary to the public good becomes honorable by being necessary. Nathan Hale
Those who unlock your compassion are those to whom you've been assigned. Mike Murdock
An angel is a spiritual creature created by God without a body for the service of Christendom and the church. Leo Rosten
I joined the Indian Police Service as a tough woman, a woman with indefatigable stamina, because I used to run for my tennis titles, etc. Kiran Bedi
Of course great hotels have always been social ideas, flawless mirrors to the particular societies they service. Joan Didion
As a GM Goodwrench Service Plus dealer, I understand how good service makes a difference to our customers. Dale Earnhardt
To lose yourself in righteous service to others can lift your sights and get your mind off personal problems, or at least put them in proper focus. Ezra Taft Benson
Any discrimination, like sharp turns in a road, becomes critical because of the tremendous speed at which we are traveling into the high-tech world of a service economy. Clarence Thomas
It is always easier to requite an injury than a service: gratitude is a burden, but revenge is found to pay. Tacitus
Television could perform a great service in mass education, but there's no indication its sponsors have anything like this on their minds. Tallulah Bankhead
Annual plants are nature's emergency medical service, seeded in sounds and scars to hold the land until the perennial cover is re-established. Wendell Berry
I think lawyers who engage in pro bono service to protect those who cannot help themselves are truly the heroes and the heroines of the legal profession. Janet Reno
Room service is great if you want to pay $500 for a club sandwich. Don Rickles
In my opinion, most organized religion does neither agentic service nor relational nurturance very well. Richard Rohr
I want a news service that tells me what no one knows but is true nonetheless. Michael Crichton
I learned that public service is a privilege that must be based on moral foundations. Shimon Peres
I've never met Eminem; you don't meet Eminem. He has his own secret service. Chance the Rapper
After military service, the most patriotic thing you can do as a wealthy person is pay your taxes. Mark Cuban
The great accomplishment of Jobs's life is how effectively he put his idiosyncrasies - his petulance, his narcissism, and his rudeness - in the service of perfection. Malcolm Gladwell
Well, in the first place, military service, they don't call it service for nothing. You are actually serving your country. And it is a worthy and valid vocation. Rick Warren
I returned to India after long years of international service, because I had always cherished the desire to make a difference in my own country. Shashi Tharoor