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“Through the years I have found it wonderful to acquire, but it is also wonderful to divest. It's rather like exhaling.”
“I think you have no heart. And I had a mind once to give you mine.”
“All that is not given is lost.”
“- Jareth: Beware. I have been generous up 'til now. I can be cruel.
- Sarah: Generous? What have you done that's generous?
- Jareth: Everything that you wanted I have done. You asked that the child be taken. I took him. You cowered before me, I was frightening. I have reordered time. I have turned the world upside down, and I have done it all...” (continue)(continue reading)
“I think as a woman it's in our nature to nurture someone else. Sometimes at the expense of ourselves.”
“Everything you see - exists together in a delicate balance. While others search for what they can take, a true king searches for what he can give.”
“There are limits to what one can give.”
“When we grow old, there can only be one regret - not to have given enough of ourselves.”
“Hell is paved with good samaritans.”
“Helping each other brings to life the magic in all of us.”
“- Lenny Nero: Are we still friends?
- Mace: I don't know Lenny. You see, friendship is more than one person constantly doing favors for another.”
Tonight, I had the opportunity to study grace and generosity under the direst of circumstances. Even in "their darkest hour", Officer Charlie Lang and the good-hearted Ms. Yvonne Biasi shared a bowl of soup with me. When I left, this good Samaritan gave me money from his own pocket, wishing it could be more.
“It's better to help people than garden gnomes.”
“There is a correlation between generosity and guilt.”
“I think we all have a selfish gene which rises to the top, sometimes. But then we're also all capable of a sudden magnanimity.”
“I'm truly disappointed. Nobody does anything these days 'cause it's right, they only do it if you make them.”
“- Ari: Maybe we're not so different.
- Captain Leo Davidson: No, we're very different. You care about everybody, but yourself.”
“- Trenholm: There isn't anything in the world I wouldn't give you.
- Lily: That isn't love.”