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For the will and not the gift makes the giver. [Ger., Denn der Wille Und nicht die Gabe macht den Geber.]

Ephraim Gotthold Lessing Quotes , Source: Nathan der Wiese (I, 5)

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A woman's mind is affected by the meanest gifts. [Lat., Parvis mobilis rebus animus muliebris.]

Titus Livy Quotes , Source: Annales (VI, 34)

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In giving, a man receives more than he gives, and the more is in proportion to the worth of the thing given.

George MacDonald Quotes , Source: Mary Marston (ch. V)

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Whoever makes great presents, expects great presents in return. [Lat., Quisquis magna dedit, voluit sibi magna remitti.]

Marcus Valerius Martial Quotes , Source: Epigrams (V, 59, 3)

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And wisest he in this whole wide land Of hoarding till bent and gray; For all you can hold in your cold, dead hand Is what you have given away. . . . . He gave with a zest and he gave his best; Give him the best to come.

Joaquin Miller (pseudonym of Cincinnatus Hiner Miller) Quotes , Source: Peter Cooper

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He gives twice who gives quickly. [Lat., Bis dat qui cito dat.] - credited to Publius Syrus Mimus,

Joaquin Miller (pseudonym of Cincinnatus Hiner Miller) Quotes , Source: Peter Cooper

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Take gifts with a sigh: most men give to be paid.

John Boyle O'Reilly, LL.D. Quotes , Source: Rules of the Road

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A gift blinds the wise and perverts the words of the righteous.

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He was gifted with the sly, sharp instinct for self-preservation that passes for wisdom among the rich.

Evelyn Waugh Quotes

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'Presents,' I often say, 'endear absents.'

Charles Lamb Quotes

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Every one has a gift for something, even if it is the gift of being a good friend.

Marian Anderson Quotes

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To receive gifts is to lose freedom.

Sandi Quotes

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