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1. "The Smile and the Generosity of the Poor is So Expensive that No Rich man on the Face This Earth can buy their Smile and Generosity."
Author: Abdul Bari Abdul Ghafoor.
2. "Too many have dispensed with generosity in order to practice charity."
Author: Albert Camus
3. "An act of generosity rarely ends a man's responsibilities toward another; it tends instead to begin them."
Author: Amor Towles
4. "At best the family teaches the finest things human beings can learn from one another generosity and love. But it is also, all too often, where we learn nasty things like hate, rage and shame."
Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
5. "While America has always been and always will be a safe harbor for those being persecuted by tyrannical governments we must be vigilant to ensure those individuals are not taking advantage of America's generosity and good will."
Author: Bill Shuster
6. " Dear Aunt Patty,Thank you for coming to be part of what definitely ranks in the top five worst days of my life. While your generosity is appreciated, I am returning this gift, as forced bachelorhood necessitates total abstinence from bamboo placemats and matching napkin rings in my daily life.Sincerely, Emory Too much?"
Author: Cary Attwell
7. "One's performance is often heightened by the brilliance and generosity of other actors."
Author: Cyril Cusack
8. "But why?" Vimbai whispered, overwhelmed with the weight of accumulated disbelief. "What is happening to us?""Who knows?" Maya shrugged. "Who cares? Enjoy it while you can, why don't you? There will be tons of boring shit in your life, okay? I promise."
Author: Ekaterina Sedia
9. "I think I am incredibly generous with how much I give to my projects, but that's my generosity with the job."
Author: Elena Anaya
10. "I am an English major in school with an emphasis in creative writing. I think hearing Maya Angelou speak at school last year was one of the best moments Stanford, at least, intellectually, had to offer."
Author: Fred Savage
11. "He who gives what he would as readily throw away, gives without generosity; for the essence of generosity is in self sacrifice."
Author: Henry Taylor
12. "Greed harms you: generosity helps you. This is why is has been said: 'Greed is the mother of incapacity'."
Author: Idries Shah
13. "Well, as an artist, I think that Elvis's generosity to me he always talked very highly about me, he always spoke very highly about my work and singing and my writing."
Author: Jackie DeShannon
14. "Our first Prime Minister saw a country that would be known for its generosity of spirit. And so it is."
Author: Kim Campbell
15. "I write about the power of trying, because I want to be okay with failing. I write about generosity because I battle selfishness. I write about joy because I know sorrow. I write about faith because I almost lost mine, and I know what it is to be broken and in need of redemption. I write about gratitude because I am thankful - for all of it."
Author: Kristin Armstrong
16. "My giving story started with my parents - my late mother, Frances Arrillaga, who dedicated her life to philanthropic and community service, and my father, John Arrillaga, whose daily generosity of heart, mind, and hands-on contributions make him one of the most extraordinary philanthropists I know."
Author: Laura Arrillaga Andreessen
17. "Receiving, gratitude, and generosity all grow together."
Author: Mark V. Ewert
18. "Life is about luck and it's about circumstances and socioeconomic conditions and all the rest of it, but you know, you can also make choices. It's about spirit and generosity and all the other things, too."
Author: Mike Leigh
19. "The death of Robert G. Ingersoll, on July 21, 1899, was one of the most widely -- noted events of that year in the civilized world. It was also one of the most widely and profoundly regretted, -- the most deeply deplored. Everywhere, the wisest knew (and the noblest felt) that the cause of humanity had met its greatest loss. To many thousands who realized the intellectual amplitude, the moral heroism and grandeur, the boundless generosity and sympathy, the tenderness and affection, of this incomparable man, his passing was as an intimate and bitter bereavement.Ingersoll was doubtless known, personally and otherwise, to more people than any other American who had not sat in the presidential chair; and, notwithstanding either the number or the wishes of his critics, his death probably brought genuine grief to more hearts than has that of any other individual in our history. Twice before, 'a Nation bowed and wept'; this time, a people."
Author: Robert G. Ingersoll
20. "All it takes for generosity to flow is awareness. By actively pursuing awareness and knowledge, we can make choices that cause less harm and greater good to others in the global community of our shared earth."
Author: Zoe Weil

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The thing I've noticed about life is that it just keeps coming at you. And it can be a real bummer. What you need to remember is that you're not alone. You've got friends and family. That's how we get by. We talk and share and eat cake and giggle in the dark, even when we're scared - no, especially when we're scared."
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