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Definition of Giving

Giving

  1. of Give
  2. The act of bestowing as a gift; a conferring or imparting.
  3. A gift; a benefaction.
  4. The act of softening, breaking, or yielding.

Giving Quotations

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Thomas A. Edison

When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.
Henri Nouwen

When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy. When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight.
Khalil Gibran

Our parents deserve our honor and respect for giving us life itself. Beyond this they almost always made countless sacrifices as they cared for and nurtured us through our infancy and childhood, provided us with the necessities of life, and nursed us through physical illnesses and the emotional stresses of growing up.
Ezra Taft Benson

Happiness... consists in giving, and in serving others. - Henry Drummond
Happiness... consists in giving, and in serving others.
Henry Drummond
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Giving Translations

giving in French is donnant
giving in German is eingebend, gebend, gebend
giving in Swedish is givande