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    Quotations about Giving

    • You try to give away what you want yourself.
      "Memory", 1996, by Lois McMaster Bujold
    • If we have the opportunity to be generous with our hearts, ourselves, we have no idea of the depth and breadth of love's reach.
      weblog, 03-09-04, by Margaret Cho
    • We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
    • If you want to see what children can do, you must stop giving them things.
    • One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.
    • There is no benefit in the gifts of a bad man.
      Medea, 431 B.C., by Euripides
    • Purchase not friends by gifts; when thou ceasest to give, such will cease to love.
    • Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
    • The great art of giving consists in this: the gift should cost very little and yet be greatly coveted, so that it may be the more highly appreciated.
    • A compliment is a gift, not to be thrown away carelessly, unless you want to hurt the giver.
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