Legacy Quotes (540 quotes)
Leaving A Legacy Quotes
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "legacy" Showing of A child or a book or a painting or a house or a wall built or a pair of shoes made. Or a garden planted. Something your hand touched some way so your soul has somewhere to go when you die, and when people look at that tree or that flower you planted, you're there.
It was a nice time to reflect upon her life and all the lives she touched. And please send to me any of your favorite quotes:. Despite the way that the lives and legacies of the famous grab our attention, every single one of us leaves a legacy. We influence people every day by what we say and do, what we write, create and share, and all of that influence adds up. May we use the power of our lives for the good of those we touch, from our own families to our communities and even our online connections.
No legacy is so rich as honesty. If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader. The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy. Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. If you're going to live, leave a legacy.
What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others. We stand our best chance of leaving a legacy to those who want to learn, our children, by standing firm. In matters of style, hey, swing with the stream. But in matters of principle, you need to stand like a rock. Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it. Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.