Generosity Quotes Page 2
"Generosity is giving more than you can,
and pride is taking less than you need."
Quotes to Live By
"It is more than possible to give gifts without costing you a red penny."
Catherine Pulsifer, Possible To Give Gifts
Words of Encouragement
"If you are a Christian and happen to become wealthy, you have a
biblical responsibility to be rich in good deeds, to be generous to
others and to make sure that your hope is within Jesus Christ and
not in your money."
Matthew Paulson, The Ten-Year Turnaround
"You choose to ignore negativity; you choose to love, help and
give generously. You choose long term dreams over immediate gratification.
You choose to live a great life."
Rahul Badami, Affirmations
"The word sacrifice is so difficult for us to accept, at times. Yet that’s exactly what we must do when we practice
generosity: sacrifice something of value to us for the good of another, because we love them.
You see, this is what differentiates generosity and giving."
Gordon MacDonald, Generosity: Moving Toward a Life that is Truly Life
"Unless generosity of spirit prevails among men there can never be upon
earth an ideal life."
Orison Swett Marden, Character: the Grandest Thing in the World
"Acts of kindness and generosity increase our feeling of time affluence."
Piero Ferrucci, The Power of Kindness
"As leaders we should be inspirational, generous, forgiving, supportive
and set an example for our followers."
Richard Hill, PhD, The Academic Coach
"If you succeeded in building the attribute of generosity, then you
likely exhibited your innermost kindness and gentleness in the process."
Rohen Phoenix, Confidence
"Many people choose to be generous towards others and empower
them as opportunities arise. That becomes a mantra for them, a way
of life, a philosophy and a doctrine, a life companion and a collection
of self-regulating instincts that become etched on their subconscious mind."
Charles C. Malone, The Art of Delegation
Generosity creates wonderful opportunities to evolve as a spiritual being; it helps us open our hearts and minds and to interact with others with greater depth and integrity.
Generosity is like the sea; and yet the sea hath its bounds.
The whole effect of generosity is in the love of doing good.
An act of generosity is a seed, which even dropped by chance, springs up a flower.
Act of Kindness Quotes
The future is a great land; a man cannot go round it in a day; he cannot bind its harvests into a single sheaf it is wider than the vision and has no end.
"Do you want good to come to you from God, then be generous,
lend freely and conduct your affairs with justice. It comes down to
faith and trust."
Gary Schulz, God's Creation of Work
"And he gives grace generously. As the Scriptures say, 'God opposes the
proud but gives grace to the humble.'"
God's Grace Quotes
"The praise meter in our home should rise to new heights.
As dads especially, we should be the most generous praisers on the planet."
Matt Click, Famous Dad: A Hero In His Home
"Be practical as well as generous in your ideals.
Keep your eyes on the stars and keep your feet on the ground."
Quotes about Life
"There is more happiness in giving than in receiving."
"Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving."
"To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven
constitutes perfect virtue: gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity,
earnestness, and kindness."
"Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find out."
Frank A. Clark
"What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us;
what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal."
"Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege."
John D. Rockefeller Jr
"Generosity during life is a very different thing from
generosity in the hour of death; one proceeds from genuine
liberality and benevolence, the other from pride or fear."
"Money is like manure; it's not worth a thing unless it's spread
around encouraging young things to grow."
"You have not lived today until you have done something for
someone who can never repay you."
Life and Love
"There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things
we crave most in life -- happiness, freedom, and peace of mind --
are always attained by giving them to someone else."
Peyton Conway March
"Teach this triple truth to all: A generous heart, kind speech,
and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity."
"The main source of our wealth is goodness.
The affections and the generous qualities that God admires
in a world full of greed."
"Generosity gives assistance, rather than advice."
Marquis de Vauvenargues
Best Friends Poems
"The love of Jesus is at once avid and generous.
All that He has, all that He is, He gives; all that we are, all that we have,
Jan van Ruysbroeck
"Do something for somebody every day for which you do not get paid."
"We need to be generous with the women following in our footsteps
in the hope that they will be generous with us."
Tina Sloan, Changing Shoes
"The more generous we are, the more joyous we become."
William A. Ward
"Christmas is more that a time of festivities, family, and friends;
it is a season of generosity, gladness, and gratitude."
William Arthur Ward
"Always, be generous to those who need your help.
Be frugal with that you need yourself."
When we let our insecurities dictate how we give or receive generosity,
our focus is on ourself. When we give to be seen a certain way,
or to hide something we don't like in ourselves, we reduce generosity
to an impotent virtue.
Jayson Linford, Redefining Generosity
... generosity must be motivated internally, by joy and delight,
not by guilt or obligation.
Rene Schlaepfer, Richer Life
Motivational Quotes about Life
Generosity is the belief that we have something of value to give to
others and that we can give it freely and easily.
This purity of heart that allows us to feel a warm-hearted friendliness to
all beings is natural to us. When we cultivate loving-friendliness,
we are simply allowing our innate generosity to grow and flourish.
Henepola Gunaratana, Loving-Kindness in Plain English
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes
perfect virtue: gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
The greatest importance in one's generosity is the expectation of no
return - that is neither wanting or looking for an act or gift in kind.
Byron R. Pulsifer
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