It takes a habit to break a habit. You can pray every day for a generous heart, but until you start acting in that direction, nothing's going to change.— Andy Stanley
Breathtaking Generous Heart quotations
A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart, and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words.
There are no limits to the majestic future which lies before the mighty expanse of Canada with its virile, aspiring, cultured, and generous-hearted people.
Animal lovers are a special breed of humans, generous of spirit, full of empathy, perhaps a little prone to sentimentality, and with hearts as big as a cloudless sky
It's better to cry than to be angry; because anger hurts others, while tears flow silently through the soul and cleanses the heart.
There never was any heart truly great and generous, that was not also tender and compassionate.
And by anarchist spirit I mean that deeply human sentiment, which aims at the good of all, freedom and justice for all, solidarity and love among the people; which is not an exclusive characteristic only of self-declared anarchists, but inspires all people who have a generous heart and an open mind.
A generous heart is always open, always ready to receive our going and coming.
In the midst of such love we need never fear abandonment. This is the most precious gift true love offers - the experience of knowing we always belong.
Your heart knows the way. Run in that direction.
Never forget that the most essential fashion accessories, the ones no woman can afford to do without, come from within. A generous heart, a spontaneous smile, and eyes that sparkle with delight can be part of any woman's signature look once she awakens to her authentic beauty.
A grateful and generous heart is like a magnet.
When you take the time to acknowledge the abundance in your life and share the wealth, you attract even more blessings and reasons to feel grateful. In this way, receiving and giving creates a circle of energy that serves us all.
A generous heart, kind speech, & a life of service & compassion are the things which renew humanity.
You have to go whole heartedly in anything in order to achieve anything worth having.
We are hungry for tenderness, in a world where everything abounds we are poor of this feeling which is like a caress for our heart we need these small gestures that make us feel good Tenderness is a disinterested and generous love, that does not ask anything else to be understood and appreciated.
If you desire to become a more generous person, don't wait for your income to change. Change your heart.
The joy of brightening other lives, bearing each others' burdens, easing other's loads and supplanting empty hearts and lives with generous gifts becomes for us the magic of Christmas.
Don't be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.
It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them — the character, the heart, generous qualities, progressive ideas.
Doing nothing for others is the undoing of one's self.
We must be purposely kind and generous, or we miss the best part of existence. The heart that goes out of itself, gets large and full of joy. This is the great secret of the inner life. We do ourselves the most good doing something for others.
Every generous illusion of youth leaves a wrinkle as it departs.
Experience is the successive disenchanting of the things of life; it is reason enriched with the heart's spoils.
Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyways.
The man who forgets does not forgive, he only loses the remembrance;
forgiveness is the offspring of a noble heart, of a generous mind, whilst forgetfulness is only the result of a weak memory, or of an easy carelessness.
Of all the griefs that harass the distress'd, Sure the most bitter is a scornful jest; Fate never wounds more deep the generous heart, Than when a blockhead's insult points the dart.
If we have the opportunity to be generous with our hearts, ourselves, we have no idea of the depth and breadth of love's reach.
Believe in your heart that you're meant to live a life full of passion, purpose, magic and miracles.
Take heart young people! Christ is calling you and the world awaits you! Remember the Kingdom of God needs your generous and complete dedication.
Mr. Lincoln was generous by nature, and though his whole heart was in the war, he could not but respect the valor of those opposed to him. His soul was too great for the narrow, selfish views of partisanship. Brave by nature himself, he honored bravery in others, even his foes.
The fountain of beauty is the heart and every generous thought illustrates the walls of your chamber.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.
A humane and generous concern for every individual, his health and his fulfillment, will do more to soothe the savage heart than the fear of state-inflicted death, which chiefly serves to remind us how close we remain to the jungle.
It is easy to recollect the good things of life, the times when one's heart rejoices and expands, when everything is enfolded in kindness and love; it is easy to recollect the fineness of life-how noble one was, how generous one felt, what courage one showed in the face of adversity.
No mean woman can cook well. It calls for a generous spirit, a light hand, and a large heart.
If you have been brutally broken but still have the courage to be gentle to other living beings, than you're a badass with a heart of an angel.
Criticism is like champagne, nothing more execrable if bad, nothing more excellent if good; if meagre, muddy, vapid and sour, both are fit only to engender colic and wind; but if rich, generous and sparkling, they communicate a genial glow to the spirits, improve the taste, and expand the heart.
A generous heart repairs a slanderous tongue.
A mind that's open to everything means being peaceful, radiating love, practicing forgiveness, being generous, respecting all life, and most important, visualizing yourself as capable of doing anything that you can conceive of in your mind and heart.
Beauty isn't about having a pretty face. It's about having a pretty mind, a pretty heart and a pretty soul.
A generous man places the benefits he confers beneath his feet;
those he receives, nearest his heart.
To express gratitude is gracious and honorable, to enact gratitude is generous and noble, but to live with gratitude ever in our hearts is to touch heaven.
True greatness, first of all, is a thing of the heart.
It is alive with robust and generous sympathies. It is neither behind its age nor too far before it. It is up with its age, and ahead of it only just so far as to be able to lead its march. It cannot slumber, for activity is a necessity of its existence. It is no reservoir, but a fountain.
Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think.
I bow in reverence before the emotions of every melted heart.
...The more intense the delight in their presence, the more poignant the impression of their absence....When the tears of bereavement have had their natural flow, they lead us again to life and love's generous joy.
No human being, when you understand his desires, is worthless.
No one's life is nothing. Even the most evil of men and women, if you understand their hearts, had some generous act that redeems them, at least a little, from their sins.
There is in every human heart Some not completely barren part, Where seeds of truth and love might grow, And flowers of generous virtue flow; To plant, to watch, to water there, This be our duty, be our care.
Even the most evil of men and women, if you understand their hearts, had some generous act that redeems them, at least a little, from their sins.
If you are not generous when it's difficult, you will not be generous when it's easy. Generosity is a function of the heart, not the wallet.