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10 Philosophies About Contributing to the World

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We at Resolution Tweet believe that contributing to the world is a vital part of life. Being generous with your time and money has been encouraged throughout time and history, throughout different religions and cultures. But, don’t take our word for it. Here are 10 philosophies from influential people on why contributing to the world is so important.

“Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life’s deepest joy: true fulfillment.” ~Tony Robbins, self-help and life coach

“I have a personal philosophy in life: If somebody else can do something that I’m doing, they should do it. And what I want to do is find things that would represent a unique contribution to the world – the contribution that only I, and my portfolio of talents, can make happen. Those are my priorities in life.” ~Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist

“Success is not a function of the size of your title but the richness of your contribution.” ~ Robin S. Sharma, author and leadership expert

“Each of us is a unique strand in the intricate web of life and here to make a contribution.”  ~ Deepak Chopra, author, public speaker and physician

“Every thought, every word, and every action that adds to the positive and the wholesome is a contribution to peace. Each and every one of us is capable of making such a contribution.” ~ Aung San Suu Kyi, politician and leader

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“It’s not the depth of your intellect that will comfort you or transform your world. Only the richness of your heart and your generosity of spirit can do that” ~ Rasheed Ogunlaru, life coach, speaker and author

“Finally I was able to see that if I had a contribution I wanted to make, I must do it, despite what others said. That I was OK the way I was. That it was alright to be strong.” ~ Wangari Maathai, environmental and political activist

“If everyone had something to contribute, there would be enough.” ~ Tina Fey, writer and comedienne

“Service is providing what’s wanted, not what I’d like to give.” ~ Brian Klemmer, author on leadership and social change

“We don’t inherit the earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.” ~ David Brower, mountain climber and environmentalist

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