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Quotes of the Day for 7 January 2001 – Generosity

Some days I don't have a reason for the theme, this is one of them. Some thoughts on Generosity.

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The quotes:

The three signs of great men are - generosity in the design, humanity in the execution, moderation in success.
     - Otto von Bismarck

Too many have dispensed with generosity in order to practice charity.
     - Albert Camus

How much easier it is to be generous than just! Men are sometimes bountiful who are not honest.
     - Junius, Pseudonym of an English political writer, identity unknown, writing 1769 - 1772

Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech is cantankerous.
     - Chuang Tzu, 369 - 286 BC

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