Giving Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Giving

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A bore is a vacuum cleaner of society, sucking up everything and giving nothing. Bores are always eager to be seen talking to you.
~By Elsa Maxwell ~


It's toughest to forgive ourselves. So it's probably best to start with other people. It's almost like peeling an onion. Layer by layer, forgiving others, you really do get to the point where you can forgive yourself.
~By Patty Duke ~


I think most Americans believe that although it's better not to use military force if you can avoid it, that the world simply doesn't provide us the luxury of giving away military force as an important tool of foreign policy.
~By Robert Kagan ~


Giving up smoking is the easiest thing in the world. I know because I've done it thousands of times.
~By Mark Twain ~


I wrote a lot of stuff quickly: pages and pages of notes that seemed pretty incoherent at first. Most of it was taken from the radio because -suddenly being a parent- I'd be confronted by the radio giving a news report every hour of the day.
~By Thom Yorke ~


Fighting hard to protect yourself and your relatives is good for your genes, but when captured and escape is not possible, giving up short of dying and making the best you can of the new situation is also good for your genes.
~By Keith Henson ~


Being an artist is dragging your innermost feelings out, giving a piece of yourself, no matter in which art form, in which medium.
~By Henry Rollins ~


In the inhalation and exhalation there is an energy and a lively divine spirit, since He, through his spirit supports the breath of life, giving courage to the people who are in the earth and spirit to those who walk on it.
~By Michael Servetus ~


My youth is escaping without giving me anything it owes me.
~By Ivy Compton-Burnett ~


I'm not giving up acting, I'm definitely not going to stop.
~By Shane West ~


Thank you for leaving us alone but giving us enough attention to boost our egos.
~By Mick Jagger ~


This is God's work. Therefore it must be triumphant. There is no place for misgiving or despondency.
~By Joseph Barber Lightfoot ~


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


My center is giving way, my right is in retreat; situation excellent. I shall attack.
~By Ferdinand Foch ~


What surrounds us we endure better for giving it a name - and moving on.
~By Emile M. Cioran ~


A man who gives his children habits of industry provides for them better than by giving them fortune.
~By Richard Whately ~


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.
~By Mark Hopkins ~


The human contribution is the essential ingredient. It is only in the giving of oneself to others that we truly live.
~By Ethel Percy Andrus ~


If you think Independence Day is America's defining holiday, think again. Thanksgiving deserves that title, hands-down.
~By Tony Snow ~


My mother's incredibly giving, almost too giving at times. And, my dad is a real logical person. He's got logic for every situation. They've been married for 24 years, so there was that stability, also. I really learned to think on my own at a very young age.
~By Brian Austin Green ~


We are giving assurance to the American families that help is on its way.
~By Edward Kennedy ~


Thanksgiving is a season that is very much in accord with the themes and teachings of Jesus Christ.
~By John Clayton ~


Life yields only to the conqueror. Never accept what can be gained by giving in. You will be living off stolen goods, and your muscles will atrophy.
~By Dag Hammarskjold ~


It's so warm now, and Thanksgiving came so early - is it just me, or does it not really feel like Ramadan?
~By David Letterman ~


It was a very profound experience, getting in touch with that part of us, in all of us human beings, that is committed beyond yourself to the point of giving everything you have, including your life, for other people, for your fellow man.
~By Raul Julia ~


Mathematics is the art of giving the same name to different things.
~By Henri Poincare ~


Never talk for half a minute without pausing and giving others a chance to join in.
~By Sydney Smith ~


How can anybody hate nurses? Nobody hates nurses. The only time you hate a nurse is when they're giving you an enema.
~By Warren Beatty ~


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


Diplomacy in general does not resolve conflicts. Wars end not due to peace processes, but due to one side giving up.
~By Daniel Pipes ~


Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future.
~By Lewis B. Smedes ~


Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.
~By Gore Vidal ~


I worked probably 25 years by myself, just writing and working, not trying to publish much, not giving readings.
~By Mary Oliver ~


Love was not in it for me at first. I dated guys because of the way they looked. And then I began to learn that it's what's inside that counts. Love to me now is understanding. It's giving.
~By Crystal Waters ~


Whoever sees no other aim in the game than that of giving checkmate to one's opponent will never become a good Chess player.
~By Max Euwe ~


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.
~By Joe Wilson ~


It's like being at the kids' table at Thanksgiving - you can put your elbows on it, you don't have to talk politics... no matter how old I get, there's always a part of me that's sitting there.
~By John Hughes ~


Pride slays thanksgiving, but an humble mind is the soil out of which thanks naturally grow. A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


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.
~By Mother Teresa ~


The fans were so psyched that someone was doing a movie about a Boston fan that they were giving their all.
~By Jimmy Fallon ~


The mutual fund industry and small investors are very relentless and very unforgiving if people don't perform.
~By Ron Chernow ~


I don't like giving names to generations. It's like trying to read the song title on a record that's spinning.
~By Ian Williams ~


Some have said that the power of a Redeemer would depend upon two things: first, upon the richness of the self that was given; and second, upon the depths of the giving. Friend and foe alike are agreed on the question of the character of Jesus Christ.
~By E. Stanley Jones ~


Sorry Day falls on the eve of Reconciliation Week, giving us the chance to ask whether we are making progress in the wider challenge of reconciling Indigenous and other Australians.
~By Malcolm Fraser ~


Leadership is getting players to believe in you. If you tell a teammate you're ready to play as tough as you're able to, you'd better go out there and do it. Players will see right through a phony. And they can tell when you're not giving it all you've got.
~By Larry Bird ~


When a man spends his time giving his wife criticism and advice instead of compliments, he forgets that it was not his good judgment, but his charming manners, that won her heart.
~By Helen Rowland ~


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


There is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving.
~By Henry Drummond ~


There was a time - before I made movies - when I was more forgiving, but now that I've learned as much as I have, I want to do movies that I want to see, that have their own unique flavor.
~By Ryan Phillippe ~


Liberality consists less in giving a great deal than in gifts well-timed.
~By Jean de la Bruyere ~


I know that I have lived because I have felt, and, feeling giving me the knowledge of my existence, I know likewise that I shall exist no more when I shall have ceased to feel.
~By Giacomo Casanova ~


We have hardly an adequate idea how all-powerful law is in forming public opinion, in giving tone and character to the mass of society.
~By Ernestine Rose ~


I never got to the point of needing drugs or thinking about giving up myself.
~By Stuart Appleby ~


I'm quitting the business today. I'm going to open up an appliance store, I've always really been into toasters. I'm giving it all up.
~By Dane Cook ~


My natural mother died one month after I was born, apparently due to giving birth at an advanced age.
~By Koichi Tanaka ~


In the 2004 presidential election, we saw a wonderful example of citizens making contributions. In fact, individual giving to both the Kerry and Bush campaigns was the highest in our nation's history.
~By Mark Shields ~


We must give more in order to get more. It is the generous giving of ourselves that produces the generous harvest.
~By Orison Swett Marden ~


The secret of a good marriage is forgiving your partner for marrying you in the first place.
~By Sacha Guitry ~


Gambling with cards or dice or stocks is all one thing. It's getting money without giving an equivalent for it.
~By Henry Ward Beecher ~


I usually don't mind giving autographs, but when hundreds of folks with paper and pen start coming at you, it's time to seek shelter.
~By Mary Lou Retton ~


There is not enough love and goodness in the world to permit giving any of it away to imaginary beings.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


I hope that my painting has the impact of giving someone, as it did me, the feeling of his own totality, of his own separateness, of his own individuality.
~By Barnett Newman ~


I thought I was going to be a lot more freaked out by being naked onstage. I think on film I would have been more freaked out, because film is less forgiving. But onstage it's lit so beautifully. It would make my mother look good.
~By Lorraine Bracco ~


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.
~By Mortimer Adler ~


Health care is not a privilege. It's a right. It's a right as fundamental as civil rights. It's a right as fundamental as giving every child a chance to get a public education.
~By Rod Blagojevich ~


Humanity is never so beautiful as when praying for forgiveness, or else forgiving another.
~By Jean Paul ~


Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
~By Elbert Hubbard ~


The universe hands you opportunities for a while, and if you don't take them, the universe says to itself, 'Oh I see, this person doesn't like opportunities' and stops giving them to you.
~By Doug Coupland ~


Have you heard of this new thing called the internet? It's giving people new expectations. It's allowing them to become their own expert. Knowledge lies anxious at their fingertips. Gloss over the truth in your advertising and you'll quickly be dismissed as a poser.
~By Roy H. Williams ~


Bankruptcy represents a longstanding commitment in this country to helping people get a fresh start. This principle has never been giving only certain people a fresh start.
~By Tim Johnson ~


I don't think you ever stop giving. I really don't. I think it's an on-going process. And it's not just about being able to write a check. It's being able to touch somebody's life.
~By Oprah Winfrey ~


Entertainers, athletes, and stars started giving me support.
~By Ryan White ~


When you take a look at the problems our country is facing, debt is No. 1. The math is downright scary and the credit markets aren't going to keep on giving us cheap rates.
~By Paul Ryan ~


Up to that point I never really knew what my character would be expected to do, and prior to accepting the job I had actually turned down the role three times before finally giving in.
~By Gil Gerard ~


We're helping those children who cannot help themselves and giving a push to those who can. We've done it by working together for a common purpose. I see no reason to stop now.
~By Jane D. Hull ~


It is old age, rather than death, that is to be contrasted with life. Old age is life's parody, whereas death transforms life into a destiny: in a way it preserves it by giving it the absolute dimension. Death does away with time.
~By Simone de Beauvoir ~


Giving votes in exchange for ideological support. To wit: identity politics for homosexuals.
~By Harry Hay ~


Thanksgiving is nothing but a toast to genocide.
~By Stephen Evans ~


A mutual and satisfied sexual act is of great benefit to the average woman, the magnetism of it is health giving. When it is not desired on the part of the woman and she gives no response, it should not take place.
~By Margaret Sanger ~


Christians were instructed to serve others, and the thanksgiving was for the grace of God and the fact that God offered a way for man to return to a positive relationship with Him.
~By John Clayton ~


Dear Lord; we beg but one boon more: Peace in the hearts of all men living, peace in the whole world this Thanksgiving.
~By Joseph Auslander ~


It's sometimes unnerving to think of that, and I wish it were possible for all children in the world to have the good fortune I've had in having a giving and loving family.
~By James MacArthur ~


To teach a child an instrument without first giving him preparatory training and without developing singing, reading and dictating to the highest level along with the playing is to build upon sand.
~By Zoltan Kodaly ~


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


I believe in love that's fun, that is caring, giving, and that is honest.
~By Jordan Knight ~


So it's a mistake for someone to think that they bailed New York out. They did assist us, for which we are grateful, but it's a mistake to say we bailed New York out by giving them a grant of money to help those poor people who throw it away on welfare.
~By David Dinkins ~


Of the 22 industrialized nations of the world, we're dead last in per capita giving to poor people.
~By Tony Campolo ~


The Town Clerkship, however, was the means of giving me a lesson in electoral methods.
~By Catherine Helen Spence ~


Giving a phenomenon a label does not explain it.
~By Taylor Caldwell ~


I am hitting my head against the walls, but the walls are giving way.
~By Gustav Mahler ~


Having leveled my palace, don't erect a hovel and complacently admire your own charity in giving me that for a home.
~By Emily Bronte ~


My idea of managing is giving the ball to Tom Seaver and sitting down and watching him work.
~By Sparky Anderson ~


Water is very forgiving. Everything lifts in water.
~By Sarah McLachlan ~


It is clear we can make reforms to better ensure we are giving law enforcement all of the tools they need while maintaining the appropriate safeguards to protect the very freedoms we cherish.
~By Leonard Boswell ~


I like the feeling that I'm giving young women self-confidence. It sounds so cliched, but it can be very moving.
~By Shirley Manson ~


These are matters of external history. They are indeed prominent objects, often changing and giving a new direction to the current; but they tell us not why it flows onward and will ever flow.
~By Jones Very ~


Drawing is giving a performance; an artist is an actor who is not limited by the body, only by his ability and, perhaps, experience.
~By Marc Davis ~


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.
~By Barbara Bush ~


More than 150 heads of state attended the UN Summit, giving New Yorkers a chance to get in touch with prejudices they didn't even know they had.
~By Jon Stewart ~


I have to say I regretted giving up animated movies.
~By Stanislav Grof ~

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