Selfless Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old selfless quotes, selfless sayings, and selfless proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do. Thomas Carlyle
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out. eorge Bernard Shaw
Do some selfless service for people who are in need. Consider the whole picture, not just our little selves. Nina Hagen
Life is an exciting business, and most exciting when it is lived for others. Helen Keller
Selflessness is of its very nature. Self-discipline is its requirement. Prayer opens its reservoir of power. Gordon B Hinckley
Real living is living for others. Bruce Lee
Sometimes you have to be selfish to be selfless. Edward Albert
Every unselfish act of love whispers God's name. Bob Goff
Give until it hurts. Corazon Cojuangco Aquino
Without selfless service, no one ever receives the fruits of their rewards. Sri Guru Granth Sahib
Selflessness is like waiting in a hospital In a badly-fitting suit on a cold wet morning. Selfishness is like listening to good jazz with drinks for further orders and a huge fire. Philip Larkin
The best mantrum is selfless giving beause as you repeat it again and again, you change. Frederick Lenz
There is no limit to what a man can do so long as he does not care a straw who gets the credit for it. Charles Edward Montague
When no one is selfless in a relationship, there is war. When one is selfless, there is peace. When both are selfless, there is joy. Royce White
Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them. Dalai Lama XIV
The key to selfless giving is that you feel good when you do it and you feel good afterwards. Frederick Lindemann
Selfless acts are a source of profound meaning for your self and your life. Ron Kaufman
Witnessing a selfless act brings tears to remind us how we should be treating others. Bryant McGill
I believe that as much as you take, you have to give back. It's important not to focus on yourself too much. Nicole Kidman
Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy: true fulfillment. Anthony Robbins
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living. Albert Einstein
There is always one person in a relationship who loves more, cares more, cries more, gets hurt more and even forgives more. unknown
Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve. Marianne Williamson
Practice being selfless. You end up getting more than you anticipate when your soul is giving. unknown
I am a nobody until I make somebody worthy for everybody. Amit Abraham
No one becomes pure and selfless overnight; it involves time and concentrated effort, coupled with tremendous patience and love. Mata Amritanandamayi
Selfless action is a source of strength. Mahatma Gandhi
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. Robert Louis Stevenson
It's when you're acting selflessly that you are at your bravest. Veronica Roth
Give me few men and women who are pure and selfless and I shall shake the world. Swami Vivekananda