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The spirit in which a thing is given determines that in which the debt is acknowledged; it's the intention, not the face-value of the gift, that's weighed. Seneca (5 BC - 65 AD), Letters to Lucilius, 100 A.D.
You must give some time to your fellow men. Even if it's a little thing, do something for others - something for which you get no pay but the privilege of doing it. Albert Schweitzer (1875 - 1965)
The great art of giving consists in this: the gift should cost very little and yet be greatly coveted, so that it may be the more highly appreciated. Baltasar Gracian
The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its value.
Charles Dudley Warner (1829 - 1900), 'Eleventh Study,' Backlog Studies, 1873
A compliment is a gift, not to be thrown away carelessly, unless you want to hurt the giver. Eleanor Hamilton
There is no benefit in the gifts of a bad man. Euripides (484 BC - 406 BC), Medea, 431 B.C.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving George Eliot (1819 - 1880)
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All the details
If you wish to achieve a great and ambitious vision, you have
to be willing to fill in all the little details. Though they
may seem terribly tedious at times, those details are what
give substance to the dream.
Don't ever consider the details to be beneath you. Doing so
will put the achievement of your dream beyond your reach.
Yes, it is enormously helpful when you can delegate tasks to
others. Yet to do so successfully, you must have full
respect for the value of those tasks and for the people who
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