Posts Tagged: generosity

Nearly Every Moment

“Nearly every moment of every day, we have the opportunity to give something to someone else – our time, our love, our resources.” ~ S. Truett Cathy, Entrepreneur, Founder – Chick-fil-A, Founder – WinShape Foundation, Foster Parent (30 years), Horatio

Nearly Every Moment

“Nearly every moment of every day, we have the opportunity to give something to someone else – our time, our love, our resources.” ~ S. Truett Cathy, Entrepreneur, Founder – Chick-fil-A, Founder – WinShape Foundation, Foster Parent (30 years), Horatio

The World Around You

“Help others and give something back. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life.” ~ Arnold

The World Around You

“Help others and give something back. I guarantee you will discover that while public service improves the lives and the world around you, its greatest reward is the enrichment and new meaning it will bring your own life.” ~ Arnold

Knowing What’s More Than Enough

“Somebody once said,  “We never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.”” ~ Billie Holiday a.k.a Eleanora Fagan, Jazz Musician & Singer-Songwriter

Knowing What’s More Than Enough

“Somebody once said,  “We never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.”” ~ Billie Holiday a.k.a Eleanora Fagan, Jazz Musician & Singer-Songwriter

It’s Not ALL About Singing

“Being the Queen is not all about singing, and being a diva is not all about singing. It has much to do with your service to people. And your social contributions to your community and your civic contributions, as well.”

It’s Not ALL About Singing

“Being the Queen is not all about singing, and being a diva is not all about singing. It has much to do with your service to people. And your social contributions to your community and your civic contributions, as well.”

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Those Who Do the Most

“I began learning long ago that those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” ~ Booker T. Washington, Educator, Author, Orator & Advisor to Presidents – ,

Loving, Laughing & Giving

“Another fresh, new year is here . . . Another year to live! To banish worry, doubt, and fear, To love and laugh and give!” ~ William Arthur Ward, Author, Educator & Motivational Speaker

Loving, Laughing & Giving

“Another fresh, new year is here . . . Another year to live! To banish worry, doubt, and fear, To love and laugh and give!” ~ William Arthur Ward, Author, Educator & Motivational Speaker

Spirit: Love, Generosity & Goodness

“The Spirit of Christmas is the Spirit of love and of generosity and of goodness. It illuminates the picture window of the soul, and we look out upon the world’s busy life and become more interested in people than in

Spirit: Love, Generosity & Goodness

“The Spirit of Christmas is the Spirit of love and of generosity and of goodness. It illuminates the picture window of the soul, and we look out upon the world’s busy life and become more interested in people than in

Hanukkah & Christmas: We Do Both

“Well, because I have twin seven-year-old boys, I enjoy the gift giving stuff a great deal. We do both Hanukkah and Christmas, so it is a costly, though extremely pleasing proposition.” ~ Fred Melamed, Actor, Producer & Writer

Hanukkah & Christmas: We Do Both

“Well, because I have twin seven-year-old boys, I enjoy the gift giving stuff a great deal. We do both Hanukkah and Christmas, so it is a costly, though extremely pleasing proposition.” ~ Fred Melamed, Actor, Producer & Writer

Time & Love Shared

“True generosity is an offering; given freely and out of pure love. No strings attached. No expectations. Time and love are the most valuable possession you can share.” ~ Suze Orman, Author, Financial Advisor, Motivational Speaker & Television Host

Time & Love Shared

“True generosity is an offering; given freely and out of pure love. No strings attached. No expectations. Time and love are the most valuable possession you can share.” ~ Suze Orman, Author, Financial Advisor, Motivational Speaker & Television Host

Making Differences

“Being a working mom, you want to make a difference in our schools, which is making a difference in our children and ultimately it’s making a difference in our community.” ~ Kimora Lee Simmons, Fashion Designer, Philanthropist, Perfumier, Author &

Making Differences

“Being a working mom, you want to make a difference in our schools, which is making a difference in our children and ultimately it’s making a difference in our community.” ~ Kimora Lee Simmons, Fashion Designer, Philanthropist, Perfumier, Author &

Ever-Helping US

“It’s sort of well-known that anytime any catastrophe happens anywhere in the world, they can count on the United States for help.” ~ Morgan Freeman, Actor, Film Director & Narrator

Ever-Helping US

“It’s sort of well-known that anytime any catastrophe happens anywhere in the world, they can count on the United States for help.” ~ Morgan Freeman, Actor, Film Director & Narrator

Using the Money

“Use the money to do the research, to do the work, to help people. I don’t give to be thanked. I give because I want to help.” ~ Isabel Sanford, Stage, Film and Television Actress, Philanthropist, Prime-time Emmy Award (1981)

Using the Money

“Use the money to do the research, to do the work, to help people. I don’t give to be thanked. I give because I want to help.” ~ Isabel Sanford, Stage, Film and Television Actress, Philanthropist, Prime-time Emmy Award (1981)

A Wildfire of Kindness

“When you are kind to someone in trouble, you hope they’ll remember and be kind to someone else, and it’ll become like a wildfire.” ~ Whoopi Goldberg a.k.a. Caryn Elaine Johnson, Actress, Comedienne & Television Host Academy/Oscar Award, Drama Desk

A Wildfire of Kindness

“When you are kind to someone in trouble, you hope they’ll remember and be kind to someone else, and it’ll become like a wildfire.” ~ Whoopi Goldberg a.k.a. Caryn Elaine Johnson, Actress, Comedienne & Television Host Academy/Oscar Award, Drama Desk

Generosity Returns

“Generosity is the best investment.” ~ Diane Von Furstenberg, Fashion Designer

Generosity Returns

“Generosity is the best investment.” ~ Diane Von Furstenberg, Fashion Designer

This Country: A Better Place to Live

“There are those of us who have values … a morality and a kind of desire to see this world, and this country in particular, be a better place to live.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & soul)

This Country: A Better Place to Live

“There are those of us who have values … a morality and a kind of desire to see this world, and this country in particular, be a better place to live.” ~ Nancy Wilson, Singer (Blues, Jazz, Cabaret, Pop & soul)

Better Life for All

“Through free enterprise, one can benefit people all over the world … by contributing to a better way of life for all. Peace, love & happiness.” ~ John Paul DeJoria, Co-Founder, Paul Mitchell Hair Care

Better Life for All

“Through free enterprise, one can benefit people all over the world … by contributing to a better way of life for all. Peace, love & happiness.” ~ John Paul DeJoria, Co-Founder, Paul Mitchell Hair Care

Gifts We Can Give, All Year

“Christmas gift suggestions: to your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.” ~ Oren Arnold, Author

Gifts We Can Give, All Year

“Christmas gift suggestions: to your enemy, forgiveness. To an opponent, tolerance. To a friend, your heart. To a customer, service. To all, charity. To every child, a good example. To yourself, respect.” ~ Oren Arnold, Author

Our Mortal Hands

“The world is very different now; for man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.” ~John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963)

Our Mortal Hands

“The world is very different now; for man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.” ~John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States (1961-1963)

The Idea of Life

“The idea of life is to give and receive.” ~ Dizzy Gillespie a.k.a John Birks Gillespie, Jazz Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer & Singer.

The Idea of Life

“The idea of life is to give and receive.” ~ Dizzy Gillespie a.k.a John Birks Gillespie, Jazz Trumpeter, Bandleader, Composer & Singer.

A Claim to Fame

“My claim to fame will not be that I inherited my father’s company and bled it. My claim to fame will be that I inherited my father’s entrepreneurship abilities and I built many companies. Not only did I build them,

A Claim to Fame

“My claim to fame will not be that I inherited my father’s company and bled it. My claim to fame will be that I inherited my father’s entrepreneurship abilities and I built many companies. Not only did I build them,

Time, Spirit & Knowledge

“For some people the definition of success is attaining a lot of material things. For others it’s fame or fortune. For me, success means being fulfilled and leading a balanced life. I feel that I have truly been blessed in

Time, Spirit & Knowledge

“For some people the definition of success is attaining a lot of material things. For others it’s fame or fortune. For me, success means being fulfilled and leading a balanced life. I feel that I have truly been blessed in

More Than Anything Else

“Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.” ~ Dennis Prager, Radio Host, Political Commentator, Columnist, Public Speaker, Founder of Prager University,

More Than Anything Else

“Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.” ~ Dennis Prager, Radio Host, Political Commentator, Columnist, Public Speaker, Founder of Prager University,

The Motive Matters

“It’s always inspiring to me to meet people who feel that they can make a difference in the world. That’s their motive, that’s their passion… I think that’s what makes your life meaningful, that’s what fills your own heart and

The Motive Matters

“It’s always inspiring to me to meet people who feel that they can make a difference in the world. That’s their motive, that’s their passion… I think that’s what makes your life meaningful, that’s what fills your own heart and

It’s a Cliche, So True!

“The more you give, the more you get – it’s a cliche, but it’s really true.” ~ Christie Brinkley a.k.a Christie Lee Hudson, Super-Model, Actress, Artist, Author & Entrepreneur ~ Image via NAME HERE

It’s a Cliche, So True!

“The more you give, the more you get – it’s a cliche, but it’s really true.” ~ Christie Brinkley a.k.a Christie Lee Hudson, Super-Model, Actress, Artist, Author & Entrepreneur ~ Image via NAME HERE

Financial Reasons

“Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.” ~ Woody Allen, Actor, Writer, Director,Comedian, Playwright ~ Image via NAME HERE

Financial Reasons

“Money is better than poverty, if only for financial reasons.” ~ Woody Allen, Actor, Writer, Director,Comedian, Playwright ~ Image via NAME HERE