64+ Best Giving Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Giving is about taking the time to help others. With the joy of giving, inspirational giving quotes will challenge the way you think, and make your life worth living.

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Famous Giving Quotes

All you have shall someday be given; therefore give now, that the season of giving may be yours and not your inheritors. Kahlil Gibran

I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver. Maya Angelou

The moment practicing gratitude daily becomes a habit, you can start to incorporate gratitude for your future. You can start giving gratitude for things that you want but do not have yet. Gabor Cadman

Always give without remembering and always receive without forgetting. Brian Tracy

The process of giving will only serve to open your world in ways you could not even begin to imagine and you will feel a lot better than before you actually proffered that help in the first place. Adam Richards

Giving does not only precede receiving; it is the reason for it. It is in giving that we receive. Israelmore Ayivor

Giving kindness does us as much good as receiving it. Piero Ferrucci

It’s easier to take than to give. It’s nobler to give than to take. The thrill of taking lasts a day. The thrill of giving lasts a lifetime. Joan Marques

Getting to purpose in life by going within and discovering that purpose is about loving unconditionally and serving, and making contact with what is there about us always alters one’s worldview dramatically. Wayne Dyer

No one has ever become poor from giving. Anne Frank

When you volunteer your time, donate funds, or provide acts of service, always give from your heart and give for the sake of giving. Heidi Catherine Culbertson

 Happiness doesn’t result from what we get, but from what we give. Ben Carson

Retirement allows you to be giving in your time and your expertise to organizations that need help. It can be the most rewarding time of your life! Kate Summers

Money is not the only commodity that is fun to give. We can give time, we can give our expertise, we can give our love, or simply give a smile. What does that cost? The point is, none of us can ever run out of something worthwhile to give. Steve Goodier

It seemed to me that the people who were genuinely thriving in their lives were the ones who had made room for well being, wisdom, wonder, and giving. Arianna Huffington

Sometimes those who give the most are the ones with the least to spare. Mike Mclntyre

Happiness can be the result, not of spending more money on oneself, but rather of giving money away to others. Christian Smith

We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give. Winston Churchill

The great apparent dichotomy is that the more we give, the more we get. Stephen Covey

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. Kahlil Gibran

Friends demonstrate faithfulness to one another. Sacrifice is the essence of friendship. Martin Murphy

 Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. H. Jackson Brown Jr.

If you knew what I know about the power of giving you would not let a single meal pass without sharing it in some way. Buddha

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. Pablo Picasso

Mercy will cost you, too. It’ll cost you time, money, or potentially relationships. Mercy that doesn’t cost much isn’t worth much. But God promises that when you help hurting people by giving what you have, he will bless you in return. Rick Warren

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. Leo Buscaglia

Spouses who forget a birthday or anniversary or who never give gifts to someone who truly enjoys gift giving will find themselves with a spouse who feels neglected and unloved. Cindy Hyde

Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others. Booker T. Washington

The greatest gift is a portion of thyself. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Help others without any reason and give without the expectation of receiving anything in return. Roy T. Bennett

Giving freely and giving with a good heart, will never go unrewarded. James Clear

Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth. Mohammed Ali

Our giving to God is like giving a thimble of water to the ocean, or like giving a candle to the Sun. It seems so insignificant that we tend to lose the thrill of Thanksgiving. Steve Pease

We know only too well that what we are doing is nothing more than a drop in the ocean. But if the drop were not there, the ocean would be missing something. Mother Teresa

Which would you rather have  someone who is nice and helpful to you all the time who might not give you a gift or someone who shows no interest in you all year and then gives you a token gift once a year? Tawra J. Kellam

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek. President Barack Obama

With give and receive, you are offering something for the other person with a willingness to receive something in return, but not an expectation. Derek C. Doepker

Everyone can be great because everyone can serve.Martin Luther King Jr.

The gift of sight to see beyond The darker clouds of now! John McLeod

He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own. Confucius

Also, remember that in relationships, you get what you give, so treat other people the way you’d like them to treat you. Gavin Bird

The next time you want to withhold your help, or your love, or your support for another for whatever the reason, ask yourself a simple question do the reasons you want to withhold it reflect more on them or on you? And which reasons do you want defining you forevermore? Dan Pearce

Not what we give, but what we share, for the gift without the giver is bare; who gives himself with his alms feeds three, himself, his hungering neighbor, and me. James Russell Lowell

The most precious thing I have to give is my time. Silvia Hartmann

If you loved someone, you loved him, and when you had nothing else to give, you still gave him love. George Orwell

It is every man’s obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it. Albert Einstein

All relationships are designed to embody a dual role of giving and receiving. If one person is doing all the giving and the other doing all the receiving, there will be an imbalance. Charles F. Stanley

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. Aesop

Small talk is also useful when gathering information. Idle chatting puts people off their guard and makes them more open to giving information that they may deem as not important. Eric Christian

Think of giving not as a duty, but as a privilege. John D. Rockefeller Jr.

I believe people find it hard to receive; therefore they are more interested in giving than getting. Cathy Grant

The best thing to do with the best things in life is to give them away. Dorothy Day

Our attitude in giving matters much more to God than the size of our giving. Oluwakemi Ola Ojo

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has. Margaret Mead

For it is in the giving that we receive. Saint Francis of Assisi

As we work to create light for others, we naturally light our own way. Mary Anne Radmacher

When you act on your values and things which are important to you and giving your soul a voice. You will feel stronger as a person because of it. Louise R Allen

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give. Eleanor Roosevelt

But make no mistake, what I’ve described here is what makes great salespeople great. The best ones honestly care about the people they’re selling to, they thrive on meeting new people and hearing new stories, and they’re certain they’re giving as much as they’re getting in return. Joe Procopio

We are not put on this earth for ourselves, but are placed here for each other. If you are always there for others, then in time of need, someone will be there for you. Jeff Warner

We are all on the same island working towards different goals. When we take a moment to acknowledge another person and give just a little of ourselves to another then we set forth amazing things. Scott Wyatt

There is no better exercise for your heart than reaching down and helping to lift someone up. Bernard Meltzer