Mentoring Quotes (23) Spiritual Sayings
Summary: Definition of Mentoring. Mentorship is a personal developmental relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person. However, true mentoring is more than just answering occasional questions or providing ad hoc help. It is about an ongoing relationship of learning, dialogue, and challenge.
“I am not a teacher, but an awakener.”
~ Robert Frost
“True education does not consist merely in the acquiring of a few facts of science, history, literature, or art, but in the development of character.”
~ David O. McKay
“Mentoring is: Sharing Life's Experiences and God's Faithfulness”
~ Janet Thompson, Dear God, He's Home!: A Woman's Guide to Her Stay-At-Home Man
"We can help a person to be himself by our own willingness to steep ourselves temporarily in his world, in his private feelings and experiences. By our affirmation of the person as he is, we give him support and strength to take the next step in his own growth."
~ Clark Moustakas
"To recognize another's inwardness is to have seen the sacred."
~ Peter Koestenbaum
"We encourage people to believe that there is only one identity, one role, one way for them to be, one value for them to fulfill, rather than a host of possible 'incarnations' to be lived in a lifetime."
~ Sidney M. Jourard
"I am only one; but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something. I will not refuse to do the something I can do."
~ Helen Keller
"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'"
~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person."
~ Mother Teresa
"The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own."
~ Benjamin Disraeli
"Mentoring is a brain to pick, an ear to listen and a push in the right direction."
~ John Crosby
"One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people."
~ Dick Gregory
"We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give."
~ Winston Churchill
"One of the most valuable things we can do to heal one another is listen to each others stories."
~ Rebecca Falls
"One thing I know; the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve."
~ Albert Schweitzer
"Do all the good you can,
By all the means you can,
In all the ways you can,
In all the places you can,
To all the people you can
As long as ever you can"
~ John Wesley
"Self-esteem is a huge piece of my work. You have to believe it's possible and believe in yourself. Because after you've decided what you want, you have to believe it's possible, and possible for you, not just for other people. Then you need to seek out models, mentors, and coaches."
~ Jack Canfield
"A mentor is someone who allows you to see the hope inside yourself."
~ Oprah Winfrey
"All kids need is a little help, a little hope, and someone who believes in them."
~ Earvin "Magic" Johnson
"Everyone has a transferable commodity-knowledge. Sharing your unique expertise and making introductions for someone creates a lasting legacy."
~ Marsha Blackburn
"I’ve learned that the easiest way for me to grow as a person is to surround myself with people smarter than I am."
~ Andy Rooney
"If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, excitement and mystery of the world we live in."
~ Rachel Carson
"Mentoring brings us together – across generation, class, and often race – in a manner that forces us to acknowledge our interdependence, to appreciate, in Martin Luther King, Jr.’s words, that ‘we are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied to a single garment of destiny.’ In this way, mentoring enables us to participate in the essential but unfinished drama of reinventing community, while reaffirming that there is an important role for each of us in it."
~ Marc Freedman
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