It seems we are divided from one another these days more than ever: whether politically, religiously, or in the workplace. If we cannot come together on even the closest of our relationships, how do we expect to find kindness and common ground towards others?
We can learn a great deal from the unity we create in our relationships that we can translate to many other areas of our lives. As we practice a sense of togetherness, we can start to see how these skills can be to our benefit as well.
Here are some inspirational unity quotes that will hopefully encourage you to practice it in your daily life. You will see how these thoughts apply not only to your personal relationships, but to all your interactions with others.
Inspirational Diversity and Unity Quotes
1.) “We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.” – J.K. Rowling, ‘Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’
2.) “Unity to be real must stand the severest strain without breaking.” – Mahatma Gandhi
3.) “We are each other’s harvest; we are each other’s business; we are each other’s magnitude and bond.” – Gwendolyn Brooks
4.) “We cannot be separated in interest or divided in purpose. We stand together until the end.” – Woodrow T. Wilson
5.) “Like a sculptor, if necessary,
carve a friend out of stone.
Realize that your inner sight is blind
and try to see a treasure in everyone.” – Jalaluddin Rumi
6.) “Unity without verity is no better than conspiracy.” – John Trapp
8.) “Remember upon the conduct of each depend the fate of all.” – Alexander The Great
9.) “When spiders unite, they can tie down a lion.”- Ethiopian Proverb
10.) “The deepest of level of communication is not communication, but communion. It is wordless…beyond speech…beyond concept.” – Thomas Merton
11.) “So powerful is the light of unity that it can illuminate the whole earth.” – Baha’U’Llah
12.) “Unity and victory are synonymous.” – Samora Machel
13.) “Unity is strength, division is weakness.” – Swahili Proverb
More Unity Quotes and Sayings
14.) “For the strength of the Pack is the Wolf, and the strength of the Wolf is the Pack.” – Rudyard Kipling
15.) “Unity is strength…when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved.” – Mattie Stepanek
16.) “You don’t get unity by ignoring the questions that have to be faced.” – Jay Weatherill
17.) “The significance which is in unity is an eternal wonder.” – Rabindranath Tagore
18.) “There is beauty and power in unity. We must be united in heart and mind. One world, one people.” – Lailah Gifty Akita
19.) “No doubt, unity is something to be desired, to be striven for, but it cannot be willed by mere declarations.” – Theodore Bikel
20.) “Unity is vision; it must have been part of the process of learning to see.” – Henry Adams
21.) “Even the weak become strong when they are united.” – Friedrich von Schiller
22.) “Unity is a beast in itself. If a wolf sees two little boys playing in the woods on one side, and a big strong man on the other, he will go to the one who stands alone.” – Suzy Kassem
23.) “Where there is unity there is always victory.” – Publilius Syrus
24.) “You can’t have unity without diversity.” – Richard Twiss
25.) “Where destruction is the motive, unity is dangerous.” – Ravi Zacharias
26.) “In union there is strength.” – Aesop
Did these unity quotes inspire you?
Perhaps the most important thing to realize about unity is that, it doesn’t matter even if we don’t share the same opinions or beliefs, but rather, that we are ultimately united in our goals.
Even if we come from different backgrounds, beliefs systems, or have dissimilar ways of going about things, there are certain fundamental goals that should unify us all.
When we realize this, we’ll have greater strength. Once we decide to work with – and NOT against – each other, it starts to become clear that unity creates power. Let’s be united as couples, families, neighborhoods, or as a workforce.
Many of us have the same goals and want the same outcomes. If we want a better life, better relationships – and ultimately, a better world – a unified behavior and purpose simply needs to be realized.
We are far more alike than we think.