Even if you render a service to anyone without receiving an immediate reward, one way or the other, that reward must come to you on this planet!
Henry Van Dyke said, " There is a loftier ambition than merely to stand high in the world! It is to stoop down and lift mankind a little higher."
You draw nothing out of the bank of life except what you deposit in it!
A word from Mr. Emerson, "Cause and effect, means and ends, seed and fruit, cannot be severed, for the effect already blooms in the cause, the end pre-exists in the means, THE FRUIT IN THE SEED."