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30 Inspirational Community Quotes To Help You Find Your Place In The World

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February 24th, 2020   |   Updated on March 13th, 2020

1. “The community which has neither poverty nor riches will always have the noblest principles.” ― Plato

 

2. “If you are an American, you must allow all ideas to circulate freely in your community, not merely your own.” ― Kurt Vonnegut

 

3. “The freedom of affluence opposes and contradicts the freedom of community life.” ― Wendell Berry


4. “Tearing apart a community, a business, and a family will make America worse off, every time.” ― Pete Buttigieg

 

5. “Educate a boy, and you educate an individual. Educate a girl, and you educate a community.” ― Adelaide Hoodless

Adelaide Hoodless

 

6. “I think Jesus is divine love manifest on Earth, as it comes through the community of Christians.” ― Anne Lamott

 

7. “Pull up a chair. Take a taste. Come join us. Life is so endlessly delicious.” ― Ruth Reichl

 

8. “With the changing economy, no one has lifetime employment. But community colleges provide lifetime employability.” ― Barack Obama

 

9. “Investing for the poor requires participation from the entire community.” ― Bill Gates

 

10. “I donate heavily to the church and various churches in the Detroit community and food banks.” ― Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin



11. “I love being a part of the country-music community.” ― Taylor Swift

 

12. “You need a whole community to raise a child. I have raised two children, alone.” ― Toni Morrison

 

13. “Law; an ordinance of reason for the common good, made by him who has care of the community.” ― Thomas Aquinas

 

14. “Strength lies in differences, not in similarities” ― Stephen R. Covey

 

15. “You grow up in a small community, there’s no outlet like New York or L.A.” ― Travis Scott

 

16. “We of alien looks or words must stick together.” ― C.J. Sansom

C.J. Sansom

 

17. “By giving us the opinions of the uneducated, journalism keeps us in touch with the ignorance of the community.” ― Oscar Wilde

 

18. “All the time, there was the weight of my community’s expectations on my shoulders.” ― Nina Simone

 

19. “The spirit of America has nurtured responsibility and community, unlike any other country.” ― Stephen Covey




20. “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ― Mother Teresa

 

21. “I know there is strength in the differences between us. I know there is comfort, where we overlap.” ― Ani DiFranco

 

22. “We need the cops, especially in the black community.” ― Charles Barkley

Charles Barkley

 

23. “Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.” ― H. Jackson Brown Jr.

 

24. “We don’t heal in isolation, but in community.” ― S. Kelley Harrell

 

25. “One of the most important things you can do on this earth is to let people know they are not alone.” ― Shannon L. Alder

 

26. “Obama used to be a community organizer. He knows how to build communities.” ― Jesse Jackson




27. “I think your values are always influenced by your family and your community.” ― Dolly Parton

 

28. “Every person is defined by the communities she belongs to.” ― Orson Scott Card

Orson Scott Card

29. “I had a happy childhood and acceptance in the community.” ― W. E. B. Du Bois


30. “I don’t know that there is much the United States can do except work with the international community.” ― Colin Powell