5 Nursing Quotes for When You Need Some Appreciation

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Nurses make an unparalleled impact in the lives of their patients and their families. They are the backbone to the healthcare system as a whole. Today, we want to share some nursing quotes with you. We depend on nurses everyday to provide care to us or our loved ones in the daily mundane, in the vulnerable moments, and in our most desperate times of need. They need to be reminded how thankful we are to have them in our corner. 

Nurses hold a very powerful and profound position. They have the ability to improve the patient experience. Aside from providing basic and advanced medical care, they are the advocating voices for their patients. They are also their encouragement in the tough times, and their most influential educators in taking control of their health and wellness. 

The role of a nurse is significant. It can be physically, mentally, and emotionally exhausting at times. Sometimes, it can even feel like a thankless job. Are you a nurse in need of a little reminder today? Do you have a special nurse in your life that you’d like to encourage? At CynaMed, we have a deep appreciation for nurses and the selfless work they do on a daily basis. We are dedicating this blog to letting all the wonderful nurses out there know that the work they do is more than important—it’s  transformative. 

Nurse Quotes For You Or the Well Loved Nurse In Your Life

We want to challenge you to show your gratitude to a nurse today. If you are a nurse, prioritize a little self care today. If you have a nurse in your life that you appreciate, do something special to show your appreciation. Give them a card, take them to lunch, or at the very least, share this blog with them! 

Below is a list of our favorite inspirational and motivational nursing quotes from the most brilliant, insightful, and passionate minds.

1: “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” — Ghandi


2: “As a nurse, we have the opportunity to heal the mind, soul, heart, and body of our patients, their families, and ourselves. They may forget your name, but they will never forget how you made them feel.” — Maya Angelou 


3: “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest accomplishment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” — Lou Buscalgia


4: “To know even one life breathed easier because you have lived, that is to have succeeded.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson


5: “Where the needs of the world and your talents cross, there lies your vocation.” — Aristotle


Nursing Quotes: Inspirational & Motivational 

At CynaMed, we are committed to the careers of our nurses and healthcare professionals. Nursing quotes that are inspirational and motivational can help give us that boost we need when we hit a wall. We believe it’s important for our healthcare professionals to prioritize self care. We have resources available to help. Our practice emphasis is on placing Registered Nurses (RN), Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN), Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA), and Certified Med Techs with proven success. Our process is simple–we take the time to get to know you, then use our experience and knowledge to find you the best possible match. 


If you are just starting a job hunt or are looking to make a change in your work scenery, you’ve come to the right place. With over 18 years in the healthcare staffing industry, CynaMed is one of the oldest and most experienced agencies in Pennsylvania. Simply put, we’ll put you right where you’re meant to be. From providing resources to connecting you with your dream nursing job, CynaMed can help you on your way. Reach out to us today.

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