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Generosity

Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.
(Albert Camus, French philosopher and writer, 1913-1960)
 
It is possible to give without loving, but it is impossible to love without giving.
(Buddha)
 
There is more hunger for love in this world than for bread.
(Mother Teresa, 1979 Nobel Peace Prize, 1910-1997)
 
No one has yet fully realized the wealth of sympathy, kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child.
The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
(Emma Goldman, Russian born Jewish anarchist writer, 1869-1940)
 
Generosity lies less in giving much than in giving at the right moment.
(Jean de la Bruyère, French moralist, 1645-1696)
 
From each, according to his ability; to each, according to his need.
(Karl Marx, German philosopher, 1818-1883)
 
If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart.
(Arab proverb)
 
You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
(Kahlil Gibran, Lebanese mystic, painter and poet, 1883-1931)
 
Generosity is another quality which, like patience, non-judging and trust, provides a solid foundation for mindfulness practice.
(Jon Kabat Zinn, American psychologist)