What we share with another ceases to be our own.
Author: Edgar Quinet (1803-1875)
Profession: French Poet, Historian, Politician
Money is good for bribing yourself through the inconveniences of life.
Author: Gottfried Reinhardt
To receive gifts is to lose freedom.
A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.
Author: Seneca (4 B.C. – 65 A.D.)
Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher
Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind.
Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)
Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor
What you are is God's gift to you, what you do with yourself is your gift to God.
Author: Source Unknown