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72 Inspirational Quotes About Giving (JOY)

Top 10 Most Famous Quotes on Giving (BEST)

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. - Winston Churchill
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. – Winston Churchill
Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments of someone’s life. Be the light that helps others see; it is what gives life its deepest significance. ― Roy T. Bennett
Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments of someone’s life. Be the light that helps others see; it is what gives life its deepest significance. ― Roy T. Bennett
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. ― Charles Dickens
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. ― Charles Dickens
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. ― Kahlil Gibran
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. ― Kahlil Gibran
No one has ever become poor by giving. - Anne Frank
No one has ever become poor by giving. – Anne Frank
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others. — Mahatma Gandhi
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others. — Mahatma Gandhi
The simplest acts of kindness are by far more powerful than a thousand heads bowing in prayer. - Mahatma Gandhi
The simplest acts of kindness are by far more powerful than a thousand heads bowing in prayer. – Mahatma Gandhi
At the end it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished. It’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better. It’s about what you’ve given back. - Denzel Washington
At the end it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished. It’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better. It’s about what you’ve given back. – Denzel Washington
The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. ― Pablo Picasso
The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. ― Pablo Picasso
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Mead
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world: indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has. – Margaret Mead

16 Inspiring Quotes About Giving That Will Change Your Life (HAPPINESS)

I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver. ― Maya Angelou
I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver. ― Maya Angelou
Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have. - Jim Rohn
Only by giving are you able to receive more than you already have. – Jim Rohn
We must give more in order to get more. It is the generous giving of ourselves that produces the generous harvest. ―Orison Swett Marden
We must give more in order to get more. It is the generous giving of ourselves that produces the generous harvest. ―Orison Swett Marden
Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. ― H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. ― H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Happiness doesn’t result from what we get, but from what we give. ― Ben Carson
Happiness doesn’t result from what we get, but from what we give. ― Ben Carson
Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others. — Booker T. Washington
Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others. — Booker T. Washington
Act of giving something to others is an art of flowering your heart. - Vinayak
Act of giving something to others is an art of flowering your heart. – Vinayak
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant. - Robert Louis Stevenson
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant. – Robert Louis Stevenson
Giving is not just about making a donation. It is about making a difference. - Kathy Calvin
Giving is not just about making a donation. It is about making a difference. – Kathy Calvin
If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart. - Arab Proverb
If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart. – Arab Proverb
Always give without remembering and always receive without forgetting. - Brian Tracy
Always give without remembering and always receive without forgetting. – Brian Tracy
A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal. - Steve Maraboli
A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal. – Steve Maraboli
Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. - Robin Sharma
Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. – Robin Sharma
You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you. - John Bunyan
You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you. – John Bunyan
Life’s persistent and most urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others' - Martin Luther King Jr.
Life’s persistent and most urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ – Martin Luther King Jr.
It’s easier to take than to give. It’s nobler to give than to take. The thrill of taking lasts a day. The thrill of giving lasts a lifetime. - Joan Marques
It’s easier to take than to give. It’s nobler to give than to take. The thrill of taking lasts a day. The thrill of giving lasts a lifetime. – Joan Marques

17 The Joy of Giving Quotes (LOVE)

“If nature has made you for a giver, your hands are born open, and so is your heart; and though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full.”

Frances Hodgson Burnett
It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving. - Mother Teresa
It’s not how much we give, but how much love we put into giving. – Mother Teresa
You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving. - Amy Carmichael
You can give without loving, but you cannot love without giving. – Amy Carmichael
True giving from the heart is an expression of love. - Cara Stein
True giving from the heart is an expression of love. – Cara Stein
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven. - Henry Ward Beecher
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven. – Henry Ward Beecher
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward. - Khalil Gibran
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward. – Khalil Gibran
To ease another's heartache is to forget one's own. - Abraham Lincoln
To ease another’s heartache is to forget one’s own. – Abraham Lincoln
The degree of loving is measured by the degree of giving. - Edwin Louis Cole
The degree of loving is measured by the degree of giving. – Edwin Louis Cole
Selfless giving is the art of living. - Frederick Lenz
Selfless giving is the art of living. – Frederick Lenz
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up. - John Holmes
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up. – John Holmes
The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve. - Albert Schweitzer
The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve. – Albert Schweitzer
As we work to create light for others, we naturally light our own way. - Mary Anne Radmacher
As we work to create light for others, we naturally light our own way. – Mary Anne Radmacher
Everyone can experience the joy and blessing of generosity; because everyone has something to give. - Jan Grace
Everyone can experience the joy and blessing of generosity; because everyone has something to give. – Jan Grace
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. - Lao Tzu
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. – Lao Tzu
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give. - Eleanor Roosevelt
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give. – Eleanor Roosevelt
We all should give what we have decided in our hearts to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. - 2 Corinthians 97
We all should give what we have decided in our hearts to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. – 2 Corinthians 9:7
Unless we feel it is an honour and a joy to give, God does not accept the offering. - Charles Hodge
Unless we feel it is an honour and a joy to give, God does not accept the offering. – Charles Hodge

14 Quotes About Giving and Receiving (SUCCESS)

Giving is the master key to success, in all applications of human life. - Bryant McGill
Giving is the master key to success, in all applications of human life. – Bryant McGill
It is every man’s obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it. ― Albert Einstein
It is every man’s obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it. ― Albert Einstein
God has given us two hands - one to receive with and the other to give with. We are not cisterns made for hoarding; we are channels made for sharing. - Billy Graham
God has given us two hands – one to receive with and the other to give with. We are not cisterns made for hoarding; we are channels made for sharing. – Billy Graham
Don’t expect to receive if you’re not willing to give.
Don’t expect to receive if you’re not willing to give.
Giving opens the way for receiving. - Florence Scovel Shinn
Giving opens the way for receiving. – Florence Scovel Shinn
Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege. ― John D. Rockefeller Jr.
Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege. ― John D. Rockefeller Jr.
If you're in the luckiest one percent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 percent. - Warren Buffett
If you’re in the luckiest one percent of humanity, you owe it to the rest of humanity to think about the other 99 percent. – Warren Buffett
If you want something, give it. - Deepak Chopra
If you want something, give it. – Deepak Chopra
The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them away. — Dorothy Day
The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them away. — Dorothy Day
To do more for the world than the world does for you – that is success. - Henry Ford
To do more for the world than the world does for you – that is success. – Henry Ford
To give your best is to receive the best. - Raymond Holliwell
To give your best is to receive the best. – Raymond Holliwell
For it is in giving that we receive. ― St. Francis of Assisi
For it is in giving that we receive. ― St. Francis of Assisi
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth. - Mohammed Ali
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth. – Mohammed Ali
Giving is true having. - C. H. Spurgeon
Giving is true having. – C. H. Spurgeon

6 Wise Quotes About Giving (WISDOM)

Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present. - Albert Camus
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present. – Albert Camus
Love the giver more than the gift. - Brigham Young
Love the giver more than the gift. – Brigham Young
The most truly generous persons are those who give silently without hope of praise or reward. - Carol Ryrie Brink
The most truly generous persons are those who give silently without hope of praise or reward. – Carol Ryrie Brink
In this world it is not what we take up but what we give up that makes us rich. - Henry Ward Beecher
In this world it is not what we take up but what we give up that makes us rich. – Henry Ward Beecher
It seemed to me that the people who were genuinely thriving in their lives were the ones who had made room for well-being, wisdom, wonder and giving. - Arianna Huffington
It seemed to me that the people who were genuinely thriving in their lives were the ones who had made room for well-being, wisdom, wonder and giving. – Arianna Huffington
Arrogant giving can turn the best of gifts to ashes. - Kenneth L. Wilson
Arrogant giving can turn the best of gifts to ashes. – Kenneth L. Wilson

5 The Spirit of Giving Quotes (SHARING)

Give from the bottom of your heart, not from the top of your purse.
Give from the bottom of your heart, not from the top of your purse.
Seeking empties a life; giving fills it.
Seeking empties a life; giving fills it.
The manner of giving shows the character of the giver, more than the gift itself. - J. C. Lavater
The manner of giving shows the character of the giver, more than the gift itself. – J. C. Lavater
By practising the grace of sharing, a person is storing up treasure for himself. Gifts are investments. - William Hendriksen
By practising the grace of sharing, a person is storing up treasure for himself. Gifts are investments. – William Hendriksen
While we do our good works let us not forget that the real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary. - Chinua Achebe
While we do our good works let us not forget that the real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary. – Chinua Achebe

4 Thought-provoking Quotes About Giving to Make You Think

If you don’t give away anything God wants you to give, you don’t own it - it owns you.
If you don’t give away anything God wants you to give, you don’t own it – it owns you.
Let us give according to our incomes lest God make our incomes match our gifts.
Let us give according to our incomes lest God make our incomes match our gifts.
Are you giving God what is right, or what is left?
Are you giving God what is right, or what is left?
He who gives only when he is asked has waited too long.
He who gives only when he is asked has waited too long.

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