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Letter "G" » generous
«All my experience of the world teaches me that in ninety-nine cases out of a hundred, the safe and just side of a question is the generous and merciful side.»
«It's hard for a man to live with a successful woman - they seem to resent you so much. Very few men are generous enough to accept success in their women.»
«Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last»
«Being generous, just helping one's relatives and being blameless in one's actions; this is the best good luck.»
«Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.»
Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
«Because of deep love, one is courageous. Because of frugality, one is generous. Because of not daring to be ahead of the world, one becomes the leader of the world.»
«A generous prayer is never presented in vain; the petition may be refused, but the petitioner is always, I believe, rewarded by some gracious visitation.»
Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
, in vain
, The petition
«For the American people are a very generous people and will forgive almost any weakness, with the possible exception of stupidity»
«It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to work unhampered, to be generous, frank and independent.»
«Don't take 'no' for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you cannot hurt the world or even s»
Author: Winston Churchill
, Prime Minister
Doing Your Best
, Taking Off