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Quotes of the Day for 23 December 2003 – Gifts

If you're driving yourself nuts at the mall, looking for that perfect gift, let me give you a hint: It's not for sale at the mall. That's not to say that you won't find some token to pass along to your loved ones there, just don't look for miracles at any place that takes Visa.

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The quotes:

If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be Enthusiasm.
     - Bruce Barton, 1886 - 1967

In case you ever run out of gift ideas, here's a little tip: give me your laugh. Whether it's mischievous, tender, loud, or quiet, simply give me a laugh from your heart. Your laughter brings me never-ending joy.
     - Helmut Walch

A hug is the perfect gift - one size fits all, and nobody minds if you exchange it.
     - Ivern Ball

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness, and tied with love.
     - L. O. Baird

We lavish gifts upon [children]; but the most precious gift - our personal association, which means so much to them - we give grudgingly.
     - Mark Twain, 1835 - 1910

To give anything less then your best is to sacrifice the gift.
     - Steve Prefontaine

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