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.
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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