“There’s no bad consequence to loving fully, with all your heart.
You always gain by giving love.”
~ Reese Witherspoon,
Actress, Producer & Philanthropist
“Giving should be entered into in just the same way as investing. Giving is investing.”
~ John D. Rockefeller, Sr.,
Business Magnate, Philanthropist,
Standard Oil Company,
University of Chicago,
General Education Board
“It is just as important to learn how to receive a blessing as it is to be willing to give one.”
~ John H. Osteen,
Co-Founder & Pastor – Lakewood Church (1959-1999) & Author
“The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination
to see how much he can give for a dollar,
instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.”
~ Henry Ford,
Industrialist, Business Magnate &
Founder of Ford Motor Company
“You never know how far your gift will go.
You never know how somebody’s life can change, just like my life.
When you give, you bless beyond as much as you ever imagined.”
~ Lexidan Edmé
Teacher, Pastor & Co-Founder – Mission of Hope International
“Being a father has been, without a doubt, my greatest source of achievement, pride and inspiration.
Fatherhood has taught me about unconditional love, reinforced the importance of giving back and taught me how to be a better person.”
~ Naveen Jain,
Co-Founder – Moon Express, Founder – Intelius, Talentwise, Bluedot, Infospace & Viome
“The ultimate of being successful is the luxury of giving yourself the time to do what you want to do.”
~ Leontyne Price,
Classical (lirico spinto) Soprano, Author, Presidential Medal of Freedom (1964), Spingarn Medal (1965),
Kennedy Center Honors (1980), National Medal of Arts (1985), Grammy Awards (19X),
Lifetime Achievement Award (1989) & National Endowment for the Arts Opera Honors (2008 )
“Giving is a really big thing around Christmas, as well it should be.
Christmas is about giving, and it all stems from the greatest gift
the world has ever received – the gift of Jesus Christ.”
~ Monica Johnson,
Television Writer, Screenwriter, National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Screenplay (1985) &
National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Screenplay (1996)
“Here’s my gift-giving rule: Respect your current financial situation.”
~ Suze Orman,
Author, Financial Advisor,
Motivational Speaker & Television Host
“Christmas and the holidays are the season of giving.
It’s a time when people are more kind and open-hearted.”
~ Gisele Bündchen,
Model, Environmentalist, Philanthropist &
Executive Producer – Gisele & the Green Team