Every National Nurses Week, we celebrate you — our RN readers — and say “thank you” to our Nurse.com nurse experts.
They are tried-and-true nurses who are inspired by your work, your struggles and your commitment. They pride themselves on providing content that all nurses can use and grow from, and we take pride in having them on our team.

This year our nurse champions shared a quote that inspires them. We hope you’ll find some of their inspirational quotes — well, inspirational!
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— Chloe Mcgill
“Don’t underestimate the impact of helping one person.”
Nancy J. Brent, MS, JD, RN Legal blogger for Nurse.com
— Helen Keller
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.”
Eileen P. Williamson, MSN, RN Nurse consultant and blogger for Nurse.com
— Winston Churchill
“We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.”
Ann Avery, RN, CWCN, LNC, WCC Wound Care Education Institute clinical instructor
— Charles Dickens
“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.”
Dorothy W. Angelini, MSN, RN Executive director, CE accreditations and approvals, compliance
— Nelson Mandela
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
Nan Callender-Price, MA, RN Clinical nursing editorial director, healthcare
— Ryan Blair
“If it’s important you’ll find a way. If it’s not, you’ll find an excuse.”
Nadine Salmon, MSN, RN-BC, IBCLC Clinical director for CE programs, healthcare
— Mahatma Gandhi
“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
Nancy Morgan, BSN, MBA, RN, WOC, WCC, DWC, OMS Wound Care Education Institute cofounder
— Bernard Asuncion
“Practice like you’ve never won. Perform like you’ve never lost.”
Holly Carlson, MS, RN, CCRN Clinical nursing editorial director, healthcare
— Maya Angelou
“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.”
Sooa Devereaux, MSN, RN-BC Editor, clinical nursing
— Henry David Thoreau
“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”
Maria Morales, MSN, RN, CPAN Executive director, healthcare programs
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Happy Birthday, Nightingale
A special timeline illustrates quite an extraordinary life.
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A nod to Nightingale
WHO designates 2020 Year of the Nurse and Midwife.
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Smooth care transitions matter
Learn how to avoid readmissions in this free CE course.
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Are you an ethics champion?
You are if you promote three core responsibilities.
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If Nightingale were alive today
Veterans? The poor? Read about causes she may have championed.
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Certification bolsters career
Earning certification can help your nursing salary surge.
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DAISY blooms across the globe
The program continues to make its international mark.
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Wound care you need to know
Learn how outdated practices can compromise wound treatment.
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Letters with lasting impact
Florence's letters reveal what her concerns were back in the day.
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Achieve peace of mind
Try meditation and feng shui to take your self-care to a new level.
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The cape comes with the job
RNs can’t leap tall buildings, but they show heroism in other ways.
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Two minutes with Florence
Nurses share what they would ask Nightingale if they had the chance.
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CE: EBP in a clinical setting
Learn how evidence-based practice is a boon for patients.
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Make sound ethical choices
Do you know the six key ethical principles that guide decisions?
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Celebrate education progress
Nurse education requirements are changing to meet patients' needs.
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Manage conflict like a pro
Use these 9 tips to keep the peace at work and at home.
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Inspired by Nightingale
An asteroid was named after her! Read more namesake fun facts.
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Learning goes beyond school
Communication and leadership can sharpen your nursing prowess.
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We celebrate our nurses
Churchill, Twain, Dickens ... Get inspired by our RNs' quote picks.
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Nurses and their causes
Nurses are taking the lead as advocates in various settings.
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Browse our CE catalog
We have the education modules you need to elevate your career.
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Don't wait to say 'thanks!'
Weave regular recognition into your goals. Nurses deserve it.
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Celebrating is academic
Faculty and students take part in Nurses Week celebrations.
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Life as a nurse attorney
Blogger shares why she became a legal advocate for nurses.
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Diversity takes center stage
RNs are improving workforce diversity and cultural competence.
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A walk down memory lane
Read how Nurses Week was born out of decades of advocacy.
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Self-care feeds good ethics
Find out why RNs should prioritize staying healthy.
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Are you satisfied?
Nurses reveal whether their jobs are making them happy.
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Help human trafficking victims
Learn to identify and assess victims with this CE course.
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Nursing students celebrate, too
Find out how students get inspired on National Student Nurses Day.
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Protect your nursing practice
25 legal tools you need to protect your career.
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