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God shows his contempt for wealth by the kind of person he selects to receive it.
Boxing was not something I truly enjoyed. Like a lot of things in life, when you put the gloves on, it's better to give than to receive.
Sugar Ray Leonard
Culture, which makes talent shine, is not completely ours either, nor can we place it solely at our disposal. Rather, it belongs mainly to our country, which gave it to us, and to humanity, from which we receive it as a birthright.
Liberal soccer moms are precisely as likely to receive anthrax in the mail as to develop a capacity for linear thinking.
Anyone who says they don't like to receive a gift is lying.
Dita Von Teese
Commend a fool for his wit, or a rogue for his honesty and he will receive you into his favor.
The pain of losing my child was a cleansing experience. I had to throw overboard all excess baggage and keep only what is essential. Because of Paula, I don't cling to anything anymore. Now I like to give much more than to receive.
There is no one, says another, whom fortune does not visit once in his life; but when she does not find him ready to receive her, she walks in at the door, and flies out at the window.
Charles de Montesquieu
The story of the Jews in the Bible is replete with incidents of their ingratitude to God for His gifts to them: incidents that just as repeatedly merit and receive punishment.
All students should have the opportunity to receive their high school diplomas and be fully prepared for college or the workplace.
We have the capacity to receive messages from the stars and the songs of the night winds.
Ruth St. Denis
One of the grand fundamental principles of Mormonism is to receive truth, let it come from whence it may.
Joseph Smith, Jr.
Often as we teach and testify about the law of tithing, we emphasize the immediate, dramatic and readily recognizable temporal blessings that we receive. And surely such blessings do occur. Yet some of the diverse blessings we obtain as we are obedient to this commandment are significant but subtle.
David A. Bednar
Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from the stamp and esteem of ages through which they passed.
As they come forth, Lord, to sow, release upon them, Father, the power to get, to create, to receive wealth in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ.
I cannot belong to a nonprofit organization because when you receive grants, you have to make such great compromises with your artistic plans.
A weak mind is like a microscope, which magnifies trifling things, but cannot receive great ones.
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
I believe that you can, by taking some simple and inexpensive measures, lead a longer life and extend your years of well-being. My most important recommendation is that you take vitamins every day in optimum amounts to supplement the vitamins that you receive in your food.
To give and receive love, you have to be in touch with pain, you have to be capable of provoking it and feeling it.
Christian children should be taught at an early age that everything they receive is because of God's grace and love. They will grow up more appreciative and begin to understand that they, too, must have a relationship with Christ. Christian children should also be taught how to give.
When you are a rock star in front of 20,000 people, you receive instant gratification. A rock star on tour is a king in his domain.
Experience teaches us that we do not always receive the blessings we ask for in prayer.
Mary Baker Eddy
You may not see massive UFO exhibits at your local science museum, but there's no dearth of saucer stories infesting my email. Every day, I receive several reports of alien sightings, extraterrestrial plans for Earth, and agitated screeds about the reluctance of scientists to take the whole subject seriously.
I communicate mostly via e-mail and receive hundreds of e-mails a day.
Diane von Furstenberg
What a child doesn't receive he can seldom later give.
P. D. James
John F. Kennedy
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