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Men are rich only as they give. He who gives great service gets great rewards.

Author: Elbert Hubbard (1859-1915)

Profession: American Author, Publisher

A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. Give as you live.

Author: Jesse Jackson (1941)

Profession: American Clergyman, Civil Rights Leader

To give is to receive...

Author: Gerald G. Jampolsky

Profession: American Psychiatrist, Lecturer, Author

Giving half answers won't make the conversation half as long.

Author: Dave Johnson

Profession:

While you have a thing it can be taken from you... but when you give it, you have given it. No robber can take it from you. It is yours then for ever when you have given it. It will be yours always. That is to give.

Author: James Joyce (1882-1941)

Profession: Irish Author

For of those to whom much is given, much is required.

Author: John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Profession: Thirty-fifth President of the USA

You only get to keep what you give away.

Author: Sheldon Kopp (1929-)

Profession: American Psychologist

In the long run, we get no more than we have been willing to risk giving.

Author: Sheldon Kopp (1929-)

Profession: American Psychologist

We read on the foreheads of those who are surrounded by a foolish luxury, that fortune sells what she is thought to give.

Author: Jean De La Fontaine (1621-1695)

Profession: French Poet

He who obtains has little. He who scatters has much.

Author: Lao-Tzu

Profession: Chinese Philosopher, Founder of Taoism, Author of the ''Tao Te Ching''

If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.

Author: Lao-Tzu

Profession: Chinese Philosopher, Founder of Taoism, Author of the ''Tao Te Ching''

Before he left, Aunt William pressed a sovereign into his hand guiltily, as if it were conscience money. He, on his side, took it as though it were a doctor's fee, and both ignored the transaction.

Author: Ada Leverson

Profession:

I do not believe one can settle how much we ought to give. I am afraid the only safe rule is to give more than we can spare.

Author: C. S. Lewis (1898-1963)

Profession: British Academic, Writer, Christian Apologist

Nothing that you have not given away will ever be really yours.

Author: C. S. Lewis (1898-1963)

Profession: British Academic, Writer, Christian Apologist

To give without any reward, or any notice, has a special quality of its own.

Author: Anne Morrow Lindbergh (1906)

Profession: American Author