I like to see quotes as the above and beyond. The perfect summaries that leave us with lots to digest yet are so satisfying. Quotes are soothing and Intriguing.
Having discussed on What is mentorship, It’s benefits and having had exclusive Interviews on Mentorship, in this article, we get to experience the above and beyond from fellow Women through quotes.
Here are 20 Inspiring mentorship quotes from Women.
“A mentor is someone who allows you to know that no matter how dark the night, in the morning, joy will come. A mentor is someone who allows you to see the higher part of yourself when sometimes it becomes hidden to your own view.” –Oprah Winfrey (American talk show host, television producer, actress, author, and philanthropist)
“The question is not only who can be your mentor but also who can you mentor?” –Mariela Dabbah (Author an award-winning best-selling author)
“We are what our great Mentors have taught us.” – Lailah Gifty Akita (Ghanaian and founder of Smart Youth Volunteers Foundation, Author of Think Great)
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“Every beginner possesses a great potential to be an expert in his or her chosen field.” – Lailah Gifty Akita (Ghanaian and founder of Smart Youth Volunteers Foundation, Author of Think Great: Be Great!)
“Mentoring is: Sharing Life’s Experiences and God’s Faithfulness” – Janet Thompson (Founder and director of About His Work Ministries, is the recognized author of the “Dear God)
“Regardless of our titles or years of experience, we can learn from each other. Through mentoring and by being open to learn where we can reach our ultimate potential.” –Lily Benjamin
“Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.” –Oprah Winfrey (American talk show host, television producer, actress, author, and philanthropist)
“Mentoring is a two-way street. The mentor gets wiser while mentoring, and the mentee gains knowledge through his/her mentor.” –Marisol Gonzalez
“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 (Was an Author and American Marine Biologist)
“The great masters are great mentors.” – Lailah Gifty Akita (Ghanaian and founder of Smart Youth Volunteers Foundation, Author of Think Great)
“A role model should be like the light at the end of a tunnel, guiding you when you are lost.” – Cristina Imre (Co-Founder and CEO of Aecho)
“My mentor taught me when an opportunity is presented to you, you look at it, and you FEEL it, and ask yourself Does this opportunity light me up? Does it fill me with a sense of curiosity? Does it excite me? If it does, hell yeah, I’m involved.” –Layne Beachley (Founder and Director, Aim for the Stars)
“In order to be a mentor, and an effective one, one must care. You must care. You don’t have to know how many square miles are in Idaho, you don’t need to know what is the chemical makeup of chemistry, or of blood or water. Know what you know and care about the person, care about what you know and care about the person you’re sharing with.” – Maya Angelou (Poet, memoirist and civil rights activist)
“A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could.” – Anonymous
Mentorship can sometimes be a weary journey. These quotes by exemplary women are here to Encourage us in the midst of the hurdles that we may encounter and give us that needed extra push.