Volunteer Appreciation Quotes

Wherever a man turns he can find someone who needs him.
Albert Schweitzer

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Anne Frank

God and angels don't get paid even though theirs is some of the most important work around.  Ditto for volunteers.
Cherishe Archer
Volunteer Appreciation Quotes
Volunteer Appreciation Quotes

We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude.
Cynthia Ozick

Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
David Thomas

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better.  It's not.
Dr. Seuss

There are two ways of spreading light - to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
Edith Wharton

Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.
Elizabeth Andrew

The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.
Eric Hoffer

Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation's compassion, unselfish caring, patience, and just plain loving one another.
Erma Brombeck

Silent gratitude isn't much use to anyone.
G.B. Stern

I would maintain that thanks are the highest form of thought, and that gratitude is happiness doubled by wonder.
G.K. Chesterton

Volunteers are paid in six figures... S-M-I-L-E-S.
Gayla LeMaire

The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering:  Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.
Ivan Scheier

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
James Allen

The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you.
John E. Southard

The purpose of life is not to be happy - but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Leo Rosten

Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Mark Twain

The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.
Oscar Wilde

Here's to all volunteers, those dedicated people who believe in all work and no pay.
Robert Orben

Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
Sherry Anderson

The world is hugged by the faithful arms of volunteers.
Terri Guillemets

I've seen and met angels wearing the disguise of ordinary people living ordinary lives.
Tracy Chapman

It's easy to make a buck.  It's a lot tougher to make a difference.
Tom Brokaw

Appreciation is a wonderful thing.  It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
William Arthur Ward

Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.
William Feather

The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
William James

Act as if what you do makes a difference.  It does.
William James

I can no other answer make, but, thanks, and thanks.
William Shakespeare

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Winston Churchill