Inspiring

QUOTATIONS

The following 19 quotations are about Sharing.

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Tuesday Jan 13, 2009

“I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize. The first is gentleness; the second frugality; the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others. Be gentle and you can be bold; be frugal and you can be liberal; avoid putting yourself before others and you can become a leader among men.”

Laozi
Chinese Philosopher, Central Figure In Taoism

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Wednesday Mar 11, 2009

“If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.”

Les Brown
Motivational Speaker

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Jun 29, 2009

“Remember, there are no mistakes, only lessons. Love yourself, trust your choices, and everything is possible.”

Cherie Carter-Scott
Author, Motivational Speaker

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“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

Buddha

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“Whatever we possess becomes of double value when we have the opportunity of sharing it with others.”

Jean-Nicolas Bouilly (1763-1842);
Writer, Politician

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“Have you had a kindness shown? Pass it on; 'Twas not given for thee alone, Pass it on; Let it travel down the years, Let it wipe another's tears, 'Til in Heaven the deed appears - Pass it on.”

Henry Burton (1840-1930);
Clergyman, Writer

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“If you have knowledge, let others light their candles in it.”

Margaret Fuller (1810-1850);
Journalist, Critic, Women's Rights Activist

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“The sharing of joy, whether physical, emotional, psychic, or intellectual, forms a bridge between the sharers which can be the basis for understanding much of what is not shared between them, and lessens the threat of their difference.”

Audre Lorde (1934-1992);
Writer, Poet, And Activist

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“When we share - that is poetry in the prose of life.”

Sigmund Freud (1856-1939);
Founder Of Psychoanalytic School Of Psychology

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“If Virtue and Knowledge are diffused among the People, they will never be enslav'd. This will be their great Security.”

Samuel Adams (1722-1803);
Chief Massachusetts Leader Of The American Revolution

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“Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half sorrow.”

Swedish Proverb

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“An unshared life is not living. He who shares does not lessen, but greatens, his life.”

Stephen S. Wise (1874-1949);
Reform Rabbi, Zionist Leader

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“A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.”

Tenneva Jordan

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“Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves.”

James M. Barrie (1860-1937);
Novelist, Dramatist

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“We confirm our reality by sharing.”

Barbara Grizzuti Harrison (1934-2002);
Writer, Publicist

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“If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.”

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950);
Playwright, Nobel Prize Winner

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Monday Oct 18, 2010

“A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.”

Dennis Waitley (born 1933);
Writer

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Friday Feb 25, 2011

“Happiness is not so much in having as sharing. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”

Norman MacEwan (1881-1953);
Senior Commander, Royal Air Force

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This was sent as our inspirational daily quote on Friday Oct 26, 2012

“There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.”

Henry Ward Beecher (1813-1887);
Clergyman, Social Reformer