Some people can be so generous when they give nothing away!
It is always so pleasant to be generous, though very vexatious to pay debts.
But the minimum human duty is to serve others: it is no great attainment.
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.
pre-economy of the economy,” its zero-level, that is, exchange as the reciprocal relation of two non-productive expenditures. If the gift belongs to Master and exchange to the Servant, potlatch is the paradoxical exchange between Masters....
The return we reap from generous actions is not always evident.
Candor and generosity, unless tempered by due moderation, leads to ruin.
Generosity is another quality which, like patience, letting go, non-judging, and trust, provides a solid foundation for mindfulness practice. You might experiment with using the cultivation of generosity as a vehicle for deep self-observation and...
Every sunrise is an invitation for us to arise and brighten someone’s day.