Generosity Quotes -- Quotes about Being Generous

Generosity Quotes
Generosity Quotes
The value of a man resides in what he gives and not in what he is capable of receiving.
Albert Einstein

What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
Albert Pike

Silence the angry man with love. Silence the ill-natured man with kindness. Silence the miser with generosity. Silence the liar with truth.

Give a bowl of rice to a man and you will feed him for a day. Teach him how to grow his own rice and you will save his life.

The most truly generous persons are those who give silently without hope of praise or reward.
Carol Ryrie Brink

Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think.
H. W. Longfellow

You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
John Bunyan

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Holmes

If truth doesn't set you free, generosity of spirit will.
Katerina Stoykova Klemer

Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Khalil Gibran

You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
Khalil Gibran, The Prophet

Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

If you can't feed a hundreed people, then just feed one.
Mother Teresa

You cannot do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.
Pablo Picasso

That's what I consider true generosity: You give your all and yet you always feel as if it costs you nothing.
Simone de Beauvoir

Money is not the only commodity that is fun to give. We can give time, we can give our expertise, we can give our love or simply give a smile. What does that cost? The point is, none of us can ever run out of something worthwhile to give.
Steve Goodier

A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.
Steven Marboli

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

Attention is the purest form of generosity.

Don't be impressed by mopney, followers, degrees and titles. Be impressed by humility, integrity, generosity and kindness.

Wherever you go, may people always recognize that you have a beautiful heart.

Your greatness is not what you have, it is what you give.