30 Amazing Occupational Therapists Quotes for Inspiration

It is the month of April, the month to celebrate the importance of occupational therapy. All the occupational therapists out there must be thinking of out of the ordinary ways to make this year it a special one. It is one of the respectful and challenging careers in the healthcare profession. An OT is helpful, compassionate, critical thinker, coordinator, creative and often a cheerleader. You do so much for the patients without altruism and definitely, deserve some appreciation. Here are a few famous occupational therapy quotes that will not only cheer you up but also motivate you to do exceptional in your field –

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“And will you succeed? Yes indeed, yes indeed! Ninety-eight and three-quarters percent guaranteed!”
– Dr. Seuss

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“…We are impatient of being on the way to something unknown, something new. And yet it is the law of all progress that it is made by passing through some stages of instability – and that it may take a very long time…”
– Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“A diamond is a chunk of coal that did well under pressure..”

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.”
– Abraham Lincoln

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Don’t give up, normally it is the last key on the ring which opens the door.”
– Paulo Coelho

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction…”

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Patience is also a form of action.”
– Auguste Rodin

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“That’s the reason they’re called lessons,” the Gryphon remarked: “because they lessen from day to day.”
Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Be an encourager, the world has enough critics already…”

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“What makes the desert beautiful,’ said the little prince, ‘is that somewhere it hides a well…”
– Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.”
-Helen Keller

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“One kind word can change someone’s entire day…”

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit.”
– Molière

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.”
-John Bunyan

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Always deliver more than you are asked to deliver…”

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it.”
– Winston S. Churchill

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Whatever you are, be a good one.”
-Abraham Lincoln

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Occupational therapy practitioners know that hope still glimmers in the darkest hour…”

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”
– Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“It is not that I’m so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer.”
– Albert Einstein

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; They have the heart…”

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Not for ourselves alone are we born.”
-Marcus Cicero

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.”
– Abraham Lincoln

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”
– Winston S. Churchill

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.”
-Booker T. Washington, Up from Slavery

Quotes about Occupational Therapy

Here are some occupational therapy quotes that define the importance of being an OT. They completely explain the professionals’ troubles, happiness and daily life as a whole –

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“Rest and self-care are so important. When you take time to replenish your spirit, it allows you to serve others from the overflow. You cannot serve from an empty vessel.”
– Eleanor Brownn

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than a year of conversation.”
– Plato

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking down complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.”
– Mark Twain

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“You treat a disease: you win, you lose.

You treat a person; I guarantee you win-no matter what the outcome.”
– Patch Adams

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Famous Occupational Therapy Quotes

“A man’s motive in the small actions of daily life, like resting a moment on his pitchfork in the sun and listening intently, may be the most important thing about that man.”
– Haniel Long