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Giving Quotes

There is only one way to succeed in anything and that is to give everything. I do and I demand that my players do. Any man's finest hour is when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle... victorious.

Author: Vince Lombardi (1913-1970)

Profession: American Football Coach

we make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.

Author: Norman Macewan


All that this world knows of living lies in giving -- and more giving; He that keeps, be sure he loses -Friendship grows by what it uses.

Author: Alexander Maclaren (1826-1910)

Profession: British Preacher

A handful of pine-seed will cover mountains with the green majesty of forests. I too will set my face to the wind and throw my handful of seed on high.

Author: Fiona Macleod


It is like the seed put in the soil -- the more one sows, the greater the harvest.

Author: Orison Swett Marden (1850-1924)

Profession: American Author, Founder of Success Magazine

We must give more in order to get more, It is the generous giving of ourselves that produce the generous harvest.

Author: Orison Swett Marden (1850-1924)

Profession: American Author, Founder of Success Magazine

The gifts that one receives for giving are so immeasurable that it is almost an injustice to accept them.

Author: Rod Mckeun


Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.

Author: Bernard Meltzer (1914)

Profession: American Law Professor

We may give without loving, but we cannot love without giving

Author: Bernard Meltzer (1914)

Profession: American Law Professor

It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.

Author: Mother Teresa (1910-1997)

Profession: Albanian-born Roman Catholic Missionary

When people grow gradually rich their requirements and standard of living expand in proportion, while their present-giving instincts often remain in the undeveloped condition of their earlier days. Something showy and not-too-expensive in a shop is their only conception of the ideal gift.

Author: Hector Hugh Munro (1870-1916)

Profession: British Novelist, Writer

What you keep to yourself you lose, what you give away, you keep forever.

Author: Axel Munthe


Any person who contributes to prosperity must prosper in turn.

Author: Earl Nightingale (1921-1989)

Profession: American Radio Announcer, Author, Motivator, Speaker

Plant a kernel of wheat and you reap a pint; plant a pint and you reap a bushel. Always the law works to give you back more than you give.

Author: Anthony Norvell


What we are doing is satisfying the American public. That's our job. I always say we have to give most of the people what they want most of the time. That's what they expect from us.

Author: William Paley

Profession: American Businessman, Chairman of CBS