Words for Caregivers

Thank you so much for everything you do!
— Gifts of Thanx Team
Thank you for being a light during this time of challenge.
— Gifts of Thanx Team
Thank you for being by my side.
— Gifts of Thanx Team
A good deed is never lost: he who sows courtesy reaps friendship; and he who plants kindness gathers love.
— Basil
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.
— Christopher Reeve
When you’re going through all of this, the last thing you’re thinking of as a patient, and especially as a caregiver, is to give yourself something that nurtures you and something that helps you not to get overwhelmed and burned out. Poetry, silence, walks, back rubs, or swimming, whatever, it’s the thing you need most, and it’s the thing you have to give yourself.
— Marcia Wallace
A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows.
— St. Francis of Assisi
If I can stop one heart from breaking,
I shall not live in vain;
If I can ease one life the aching,
Or cool one pain,
Or help one fainting robin
Unto his nest again,
I shall not live in vain.
— Emily Dickinson
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.
— Norman Vincent Peale
All that really belongs to us is time; even he who has nothing else has that.
— Balthasar Gracian
I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
— Maya Angelou
Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.
— James Baldwin
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can.

Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Anyone who says sunshine brings happiness has never danced in the rain.
— Author Unknown