Give, and it shall be given unto you.
—Jesus (Luke 6:38)

You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
—Kahlil Gibran

Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself.
—Desiderius Erasmus

It is better to give than receive—especially advice.
—Mark Twain

One of the best ways to heal is to give back and live in contribution.
—Donna Johnson

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity and
responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
—Anthony Robbins

Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.
—Albert Camus

One would give generous alms if one had the eyes to see
the beauty of a cupped receiving hand.
—Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.
—Pierre Corneille

I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.
—Maya Angelou

Complete possession is proved only by giving.
All you are unable to give possesses you.
—André Gide

You can’t get rid of poverty by giving people money.
—P. J. O’Rourke

Giving pays the highest interest rate, and has the longest term,
of any investment available.
—Jeffrey K. Wilson

Give to the world the best you have and the best will come back to you.
—Madeline Bridges

If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart.
—Arab proverb

For it is in giving that we receive.
—Saint Francis of Assisi

To give and then not feel that one has given is the very best of all ways of giving.
—Max Beerbohm

You make a living by what you get. You make a life by what you give.
—Winston Churchill

No one has ever become poor by giving.
—Anne Frank

You give before you get.
—Napoleon Hill

The greatest gift you can give another is the purity of your attention.
—Richard Moss

The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work.
—Emile Zola

The poor don’t know that their function in life is to exercise our generosity.
—Jean-Paul Sartre

The generous man enriches himself by giving; the miser hoards himself poor.
—Dutch proverb

Generosity gives assistance, rather than advice.
—Marquis de Vauvenargues

An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the
event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it.
—Maurice Maeterlinck

Being generous, just helping one’s relatives and being blameless in one’s actions;
this is the best good luck.
—Buddha