With 'give and receive', you are offering something for the other
person with a willingness to receive something in return, but not an
Derek C. Doepker, Why Authors Fail
Positive Quotes |
The gift of sight to see beyond The darker clouds of now!
John McLeod, Dear Father
Cheerful givers do not count the cost of what they give.
Their hearts are set on pleasing and cheering the person to whom the
gift is given.
Julian of Norwich
We all should give what we have decided in our hearts to give,
not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
2 Corinthians 9:7
Not what we give, but what we share,
for the gift without the giver is bare;
who gives himself with his alms feeds three,
himself, his hungering neighbor, and me.
James Russell Lowell
Simply give others a bit of yourself; a thoughtful act, a helpful idea, a
word of appreciation, a lift over a rough spot, a sense of understanding,
a timely suggestion. You take something
out of your mind, garnished in kindness out of your heart,
and put it into the other person's mind and heart.
Charles H. Burr
Also, remember that in relationships, you get what you give,
so treat other people the way you'd like them to treat you.
Gavin Bird, Self Esteem: Change your life in one day!
Giving freely and giving with a good heart, will never go unrewarded.
James Clear, The Art of Winning In Life
All relationships are designed to embody a dual role of giving and
receiving. If one person is doing all the giving and the other doing
all the receiving, there will be an imbalance.
Charles F. Stanley Balance |
Small talk is also useful when gathering information.
Idle chatting puts people off their guard and makes them more
open to giving information that they may deem as not important.
Eric Christian, Introvert
The moment practicing gratitude daily becomes a habit,
you can start to incorporate gratitude for your future.
You can start giving gratitude for things that you want but do not have yet.
Gabor Cadman, Confidence: Easy Steps to Attain Super Confidence
When you act on your values and things which are important to you
and giving your soul a voice. You will feel stronger as a person because of it.
Louise R Allen, Confidence
Words of Encouragment |
I believe people find it hard to receive; therefore they are more interested
in giving than getting.
Cathy Grant, The Journey
Instead of wallowing in self-pity, why not use your failures as experiences,
as tools even - learn from them, and while you do own them.
They are giving you more than you can imagine - so never, ever keep
your head down over a failure - instead, celebrate the fact that you
have learned to move beyond them!
Michael Andrews, Mindset
. . . if you are engaged in a conversation with someone and negative
thoughts starts to enter your mind, switch your focus immediately
to something good, you can do this by giving them a compliment
or simply by giving them a nice genuine smile.
Ronald Valentino, Habits
Your values and beliefs give you a sense of who you are and
what you desire to achieve.
Stephanie Chan, Poower Up Your Perspective
It's a thin line between the divine gift to choose your goal
and to do it more than once (i.e., to turn the course of your life)
and giving the things up in the middle, incompleteness and blowing
hot and cold. It's very thin, but it exists.
Helena Angel, How To Be Happy
Goals also give you a sense of purpose and is a good way to
help outline your day and stay productive.
Roy Williams, Self Help
But make no mistake, what I've described here is what makes
great salespeople great. The best ones honestly care about the
people they're selling to, they thrive on meeting new people and
hearing new stories, and they're certain they're giving as much
as they're getting in return.
Joe Procopio, It's All Nonsense
When we can look back and see the success that we have built,
it gives us tons of confidence to go out and create more in the future.
Jeff Jones, Simple Habits
When trying to achieve your goals, there will always
be times that you drag your feet to the extent that you just feel
like giving up. You may not always have the willpower or confidence
to overcome these feelings. Positive people around you can help reinstate
Sam Davis, Stop Procrastination
We are all on the same island working towards different goals.
When we take a moment to acknowledge another person and
give just a little of ourselves to another then we set forth amazing things.
Scott Wyatt, 30 Days to Success and Inner Peace
Write your motivational sentences in first person addressing yourself as "I"
and read it any time you feel like giving up or postponing.
Mark Thomas, Procrastination Cure