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Giving Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about Giving

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My joy is the golden sunset
giving thanks for another day.
Gratitude itself is a source of joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Inspirational Gratitude

Kindness in words creates confidence.
Kindness in thinking creates profoundness.
Kindness in giving creates love.
- Lao Tzu

Remember that the happiest people
are not those getting more, but those giving more.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Happiness... consists in giving, and in serving others.
- Henry Drummond

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Giving is the highest expression of our power.
- Vivian Greene

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others,
you should put a good deal of thought
into the happiness that you are able to give.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Today, I say yes to forgiving.
I commit to being for-giving love
and for-giving compassion in all areas of my life.
- Sheri Rosenthal


 

For it is in giving that we receive.
- St. Francis of Assisi

I have found that among its other benefits,
giving liberates the soul of the giver.
- Maya Angelou

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

Letting go doesn't mean giving up...
it means moving on.
- Anonymous

Life is ever giving of Itself.
We must receive, utilize and extend the gift.
Success and prosperity are spiritual attributes
belonging to all people.
- Ernest Holmes

You can never love without giving.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

You can give without loving,
but you can never love without giving.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

No one has ever become poor by giving.
- Anne Frank

The giving of love is an education in itself.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Being defeated is often a temporary condition.
Giving up is what makes it permanent.
- Marilyn vos Savant

O Divine Master, grant that I may not so much seek
to be consoled as to console;
to be understood as to understand;
to be loved as to love.
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned;
and it is in dying that we are born to eternal life.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Mother's love grows by giving.
- Charles Lamb

I hate the giving of the hand
unless the whole man accompanies it.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace,
Where there is hatred, let me sow love;
where there is injury, pardon;
...
For it is in giving that we receive;
it is in pardoning that we are pardoned.
- attributed to St. Francis of Assisi

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
The most certain way to succeed
is always to try just one more time.
- Thomas A. Edison

Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say,
abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact.
- George Eliot

Our whole constitutional heritage rebels at the thought
of giving government the power to control men's minds.
- Thurgood Marshall

Only a monopolist could study a business and ruin it by giving away products.
- Scott McNealy

Telling a teenager the facts of life is like giving a fish a bath.
- Arnold H. Glasow

Show me your hands.
Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet.
Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart.
Have you left a place for divine love?
- Fulton J. Sheen

If instead of a gem, or even a flower,
we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend,
that would be giving as the angels give.
- George MacDonald

Chicken fat, beef fat, fish fat, fried foods -
these are the foods that fuel our fat genes by giving
them raw materials for building body fat.
- Neal Barnard

The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
- Dale Carnegie

Life is given to us, we earn it by giving it.
- Rabindranath Tagore

I postpone death by living, by suffering,
by error, by risking, by giving, by loving.
- Anais Nin

Much education today is monumentally ineffective.
All too often we are giving young people cut flowers
when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
- John W. Gardner

Those who give, hoping to be rewarded with honor,
are not giving, they are bargaining.
- Philo

Feeling gratitude and not expressing it
is like wrapping a present and not giving it.
- William Arthur Ward

Instead of giving a politician the keys to the city,
it might be better to change the locks.
- Doug Larson

Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl
is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.
- Albert Einstein

Beauty is our weapon against nature;
by it we make objects,
giving them limit, symmetry, proportion.
Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature.
- Camille Paglia

Giving money and power to government is like giving
whiskey and car keys to teenage boys.
- P. J. O'Rourke

Sometimes it's hard to be a woman giving all your love to just one man.
- Tammy Wynette

Forgiveness is the giving, and so the receiving,
of life.
- George MacDonald

Giving birth was easier than having a tattoo.
- Nicole Appleton

Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things
no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving
America a new sense of purpose.
- Andy Rooney

Let us not be satisfied with just giving money.
Money is not enough, money can be got,
but they need your hearts to love them.
So, spread your love everywhere you go.
- Mother Teresa

When we hate our enemies, we are
giving them power over us:
power over our sleep, our appetites,
our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness.
Our enemies would dance with joy if only
they knew how they were worrying us,
lacerating us, and getting even with us!
Our hate is not hurting them at all,
but our hate is turning our own days
and nights into a hellish turmoil.
- Dale Carnegie

Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes,
our ancestors.
It is the democracy of the dead.
Tradition refuses to submit to that arrogant oligarchy
who merely happen to be walking around.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our
lives means the most to us,
we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice,
solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our
pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.
- Henri Nouwen

The essential elements of giving are power and love -
activity and affection -
and the consciousness of the race testifies that in
the high and appropriate exercise of these is a blessedness greater than any other.
- Mark Hopkins

I believe in intuition and inspiration.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
For knowledge is limited,
whereas imagination embraces the entire world,
stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution.
It is, strictly speaking, a real factor in scientific research.
- Albert Einstein

The advice I am giving always to all my students is
above all to study the music profoundly...
music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands,
very beautiful for the flowers and trees.
- Andres Segovia

Love consists in giving without getting in return;
in giving what is not owed,
what is not due the other.
That's why true love is never based,
as associations for utility or pleasure are,
on a fair exchange.
- Mortimer Adler

Sweetest Lord, make me appreciative
of the dignity of my high vocation,
and its many responsibilities.
Never permit me to disgrace it by giving way
to coldness, unkindness, or impatience.
- Mother Teresa

You have a wine tasting of different years,
and we're sort of doing that with our music,
giving them a taste of what Journey used to be like.
- Jonathan Cain

But I'm just having fun playing and giving Botox injections to the older songs.
- Richard Marx

Giving up represents a choice you make when you decide
not to take action on something over which you actually do have control.
- Darren L. Johnson

I would not run for president.
I really like what I'm doing now.
People say I'm giving them energy and hope.
- Barbara Boxer

Sharing is sometimes more demanding than giving.
- Mary Catherine Bateson

Giving is better than receiving because giving starts the receiving process.
- Jim Rohn

We're giving RCA another record, and that should finish them.
- Paul Kantner

To give and then not feel that one has given is the
very best of all ways of giving.
- Max Beerbohm

Asking the right questions takes as much skill as giving the right answers.
- Robert Half

Giving frees us from the familiar territory of our
own needs by opening our mind to the unexplained worlds
occupied by the needs of others.
- Barbara Bush

Giving the same value to fiction as to fact in the
interest of so-called fairness is to mislead the American
people and the press has become party to that.
- Joe Wilson

What is exhilarating in bad taste is the aristocratic
pleasure of giving offense.
- Charles Baudelaire

I write in order to attain that feeling of tension
relieved and function achieved which a cow enjoys on giving milk.
- H. L. Mencken

Getting the most out of life is giving life your most.
- Janice Markowitz

This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to
their children than fathers:
it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and
are more certain that they are their own.
- Aristotle

The Nobel awards should be regarded as giving recognition
to this general scientific progress as well as to the individuals involved.
- John Bardeen

I just don't know how to deal with so many people giving me that much affection.
I never had that in my life.
- Tupac Shakur

What I feel I am doing now is giving to the people
exactly what they paid for but never actually heard before.
- John Entwistle

Knowing is the most profound kind of love,
giving someone the gift of knowledge about yourself.
- Marsha Norman


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