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Quotes of the Day for 22 April 2001 – Generosity

Here are a few quotations on the subject of Generosity.

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The quotes:

To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
     - Confucius

To the generous mind the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when it is not in our power to repay it.
     - Benjamin Franklin

Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find it out.
     - Frank A. Clark

Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
     - Khalil Gibran, 1883 - 1931

The American people are very generous people and will forgive almost any weakness, with the possible exception of stupidity.
     - Will Rogers


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