Generosity Related Quotes



“We're presenting you with with a plaque today not only to thank you for your generosity, but for the talents, time and resources that you continues to bring back home. You are truly the best of West Virginia and of America.”

Linda Goodwin


Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.

Richard Dawkins


If you are not generous when it's difficult, you will not be generous when it's easy. Generosity is a function of the heart, not the wallet.

Wayne Dyer


“Americans are known for their strength, fortitude, and generosity in times of need. We encourage people in the U.S. and everywhere to give with their hearts, reach out to these victims, and donate what they can to the relief efforts.”

Michael Dell


“Hope springs eternal where faith abides.”

Rain Bojangles


“If someone wants to give you something, you shouldn't take that away from them.”

Leslie Miklosy


“God gave them [the discoveries] to me; how can I sell them to someone else?”

George Washington Carver


“unseen strength. New Yorkers came together in a way that no one imagined New Yorkers could or would. The generosity and compassion spread around the country and the world.”

Steve Tobin


“Joy can be real only if people look upon their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness”

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy


On why I don't trust democracy without extremely powerful systems of accountability and recall What seems to be generosity is often only disguised ambition - which despises small interests to gain great ones.

Francois De La Rochefoucauld