Quotes of Donation

“ The ideal social state is not that in which each gets an equal amount of wealth, but in which each gets in proportion to his contribution to the general stock. ”

- Henry George

“ If you join government, calmly make your contribution and move on. Don't go along to get along; do your best and when you have to — and you will — leave, and be something else. ”

- Peggy Noonan

“ I definitely want to be involved but only while I think I can make a contribution and I make a difference. ”

- Kenny Cunningham

“ I want no part of making any contribution whatsoever to the despair which eventually follows downbeat thinking. ”

- Loretta Young

“ When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die. ”

- Eleanor Roosevelt

“ Chicago is a sort of journalistic Yellowstone Park, offering haven to a last herd of fantastic bravos. ”

- Ben Hecht

“ Some of the bravest and the best men of all the world, certainly in law enforcement, have made their contributions while they were undercover. ”

- Thomas Foran

“ The critical principle demanded an examination, for instance, of the contribution of different periods, thus to some extent embarking on historical linguistics. ”

- Ferdinand De Saussure

“ When you are making a success of something, it's not work. It's a way of life. You enjoy yourself because you are making your contribution to the world. ”

- Andrew Granatelli

“ The new authorities have expressed willingness for us to continue our support. We are offering this support especially for security. ”

- Robert Mugabe

“ And the LORD spake unto Moses in the wilderness of Sinai, in the tabernacle of the congregation, on the first day of the second month, in the second year after they were come out of the land of Egypt, saying, / Take ye the sum of all the congregation of the children of Israel, after their families, by the house of their fathers, with the number of their names, every male by their polls; / From twenty years old and upward, all that are able to go forth to war in Israel: thou and Aaron shall number them by their armies. ”

- Bible

“ Above when he said, Sacrifice and offering and burnt offerings and offering for sin thou wouldest not, neither hadst pleasure therein; which are offered by the law; / Then said he, Lo, I come to do thy will, O God. He taketh away the first, that he may establish the second. ”

- Bible

“ This wide and generous spirit of love, not the religious egotist's longing to get away from the world to God, is the fruit of true self-oblation; for a soul totally possessed by God is a soul totally possessed by Charity. By the path of self-offering, the Church and the soul have come up to the frontiers of the Holy… ”

- Evelyn Underhill

“ I have talked to the Israeli finance ministry and I hope we can make a contribution that will recognize that a strong and fair economy can lower the amount of violence and underpin development. ”

- Gordon Brown

“ I go to the movies a lot, and I regret when I see some actor that I used to like, to find them offering no more surprises. ”

- Catherine Deneuve

“ Of the first of your dough ye shall give unto the LORD an heave offering in your generations. ”

- Bible

“ Anyone who acquires more than the usual amount of knowledge concerning a subject is bound to leave it as his contribution to the knowledge of the world. ”

- Liberty Hyde Bailey

“ And when they had made an end of offering, the king and all that were present with him bowed themselves, and worshipped. ”

- Bible

“ You cannot succeed in this effort if you're not willing to recognize the enormous contribution the Iraqis are increasingly making to their own future. ”

- Dick Cheney

“ My theme for the year was diversity. Chuck's contributions fit so well with my mission and he was able to work in a delicate area very effectively. ”

- Pat Williams

“ Disney and Apple are offering customers a new and exciting way to experience television. ”

- Unknown

“ Psychiatry's chief contribution to philosophy is the discovery that the toilet is the seat of the soul. ”

- Alexander Chase

“ The most enduring contributions made to civilization have not been made by brawn, they have been made by brain. ”

- Benjamin Hooks

“ Nobody got paid, it's all donation, it's all going to charity. ”

- Nelly

“ Could I have but a line a century hence crediting a contribution to the advance of peace, I would yield every honor which has been accorded by war. ”

- Dorothee Soelle

“ It is my earnest desire that some of you should carry on this scientific work and keep for your ambition the determination to make a permanent contribution to science. ”

- Marie Curie

“ For the tabernacle of the LORD, which Moses made in the wilderness, and the altar of the burnt offering, were at that season in the high place at Gibeon. ”

- Bible

“ The genius of our country is improvisation, and jazz reflects that. It's our great contribution to the arts. ”

- Ken Burns

“ I think one of the great historical contributions of science is to weaken the hold of religion. That's a good thing. ”

- Steven Weinberg

“ Your sole contribution to the sum of things is yourself. ”

- Frank Crane
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