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You can't get rid of poverty by giving people money.
P. J. O'Rourke
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
If you are giving a graduate course you don't try to impress the students with oratory, you try to challenge them, get them to question you.
Too often we act - ask our schools to be truant officers, our teachers to be truant officers, because we're giving them children who have, you know, they're not ready to learn. And if they're not ready to learn by the third grade, they know they're behind.
My idea of managing is giving the ball to Tom Seaver and sitting down and watching him work.
There's a great joy in my giving. It's thrilling. It's exhilarating. It's important to be a part of sharing. It is my love. It is my joy.
W. Clement Stone
Only by taking responsibility for oneself, to the greatest extent possible, can one ever be free, and only a free person can make responsible choices - between right and wrong, saving and spending, giving or taking.
Sometimes it's hard to be a woman giving all your love to just one man.
Giving a good performance, giving it all is what it's all about. I love to perform.
Those who are unhappy have no need for anything in this world but people capable of giving them their attention.
You cannot spend money in luxury without doing good to the poor. Nay, you do more good to them by spending it in luxury, than by giving it; for by spending it in luxury, you make them exert industry, whereas by giving it, you keep them idle.
Giving a poor person money keeps them poor.
The best thing about giving of ourselves is that what we get is always better than what we give. The reaction is greater than the action.
Orison Swett Marden
I have a lot of compact discs. I need them for radio play and convenience. Many bands and artists I am a fan of don't always release their work on vinyl, so I take what they feel like giving me.
Sharing the holiday with other people, and feeling that you're giving of yourself, gets you past all the commercialism.
Every blunder behind us is giving a cheer for us, and only for those who were willing to fail are the dangers and splendors of life.
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to events or objects in the world.
The only man who is really free is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse.
How beautiful it is to excel, and the goodness of giving from your heart.
One promises much, to avoid giving little.
Luc de Clapiers
Working hard to earn more money and then giving it away in higher taxes isn't financially intelligent, even if you do put some of it into a retirement account.
Instead of just giving lip service to improving our schools, I will actually put the kids first and the teachers union behind in giving our kids better teachers, better options and better choices for a better future.
America puts killers on the cover of 'TIME' magazine, giving them as much notoriety as our favorite movie stars.
Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.
It is boorish to live ungraciously: the giving is the hardest part; what does it cost to add a smile?
Jean de la Bruyere
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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