Quotation Explorer - 'Receiving'

If you eat, breathe and grow, two things are happening—which have little to do with either air or burgers. You are receiving an education and your spirit is being formed. To be alive is to be formed. - Gary W. Moon
Love is not a receiving material, It's a giving material. Like a pen;giving poems, Like a sun and moon;giving hot and cool, Like a person like you;giving love to your love! - AR Bharaty
Receiving a million dollars tax free will make you feel better than being flat broke and having a stomach ache.
Managers receiving hundreds of thousands a year—and setting their compensation for themselves—are not being paid wages, they are appropriating surplus value in the guise of wages. - Michael Harrington
The deepest experience of the creator is feminine, for it is experience of receiving and bearing. - Rainer Maria Rilke
Just because you say you will do something does not mean that you are also willing to do that thing. Ensuring that both things are true is especially important in the matter of either making or receiving a proposal of marriage. - Clifford Cohen
Reading teaches us receptivity....It teaches us to receive, in stillness and attentiveness, a voice possessed temporarily, on loan....And as we grow accustomed to receiving books in stillness and attentiveness, so we can grow to receive the world, also possessed temporarily. - Lynne Sharon Schwartz
There's something more surprising than becoming a bestseller, and that's receiving messages of hate by other fellow authors. - Daniel Marques
As I inched sluggishly along the treadmill of the Maycomb County School system, I could not help receiving the impression that I was being cheated out of something. Out of what I knew not, yet I did not believe that twelve years of unrelieved boredom was exactly what the state had in mind for me. - Harper Lee
You don't learn anything just by reading books.You learn only by receiving blows. - Swami Prajnanpad
God knows the WHY , we only receiving the wisdom. - Dariush Youkhaneh
People who don't exercise their freedom of voting (choosing their leaders) are irresponsible. Such people have no right to complain or want more than what they are receiving from the government. Intentional failure to vote is cowardly, irresponsible and a sign of ignorance. - Allan Amanyire
Allow yourself to be possessed by God by receiving Jesus, and you will never be possessed by anything else. - Stormie Omartian
Loving is giving and being loved is receiving. Loving should not depend on being loved, but to all intents andpurposes, your commitment in a relationship is grossly expressed by how much of yourself you share with your partner. - Olaotan Fawehinmi
Ahab still stood like an anvil, receiving every shock, but without the least quivering of his own. - Herman Melville
Joy and happiness derives not from receiving but from giving. - Debasish Mridha
He wondered if somewhere far off, defying the laws of science, Mitch's two screams were still echoing, if those vibrations had traveled into space, if they moved on and on like rays in a light-year. There might be other forms of life who were receiving the noise and trying to interpret the tones. - Jane Hamilton
Faith is receiving a blessing before you have seen it.Wisdom is taking care of the blessing once you have received it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
There are those who live and die giving love, without receiving any. And those who live life just taking, never giving. So the universe gives a boon to a few lucky souls: Who they love will love them back—all their lives. - Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
By sharing, we express our gratitude for abundance and create emptiness for receiving. - Debasish Mridha
We are women, and my plea is Let me be a woman, holy through and through, asking for nothing but what God wants to give me, receiving with both hands and with all my heart whatever that is. - Elisabeth Elliot
I hear preached in our charismatic churches, which basically borders on sowing and reaping, giving and receiving. I thought there must be a different format to that message - Sunday Adelaja
Sexuality is general, and although only one man may be receiving the favors of a woman, all men in her presence are warm. That's the great generosity of women and the great generosity of the creator who worked it out that way, that there are no unilateral agreements of sexuality. - Leonard Cohen
Life is not about receiving. It's about giving, knowing that someone might learn, understand or grow that little bit from the experience. - Peter E
Abundance comes from giving not from receiving. - Debasish Mridha
Love sparkles and shines out from those giving and receiving it. It can be seen and felt. Love causes flowers to bloom providing beauty. It causes hearts to bloom, providing the beauty that is instilled within me and you. - Janet G. Nestor
We must help young women immerse themselves in a selfless work, perhaps receiving little public praise or attention. Instead, they must feel the Lord’s great love for them and their efforts through the influence of the Holy Ghost. - Neill F. Marriott
To improve quality of life, to evolve into a better version of ourselves, to pause in recognition of blessings with only our name on the tag, to dance in graitutde, to embrance with abandon, to give without receiving, to seek the face of God ... all this and more is why we exisit. - Toni Sorenson
To stand on thebrink of what is coming, feeling eager, optimistic anticipation—with no feeling of impatience, doubt, orunworthiness hindering the receiving of it—that is the Science of Deliberate Creation at its best. - Ask and It is Given
You never can give without receiving it. - Debasish Mridha
Every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving. - Albert Einstein
In a relationship, it is not what you ask and receive that delights. It is receiving what you wanted but never asked - Srividya Srinivasan
true giving lies not in receiving but in giving - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The more we give, the more we reap the benefits of feeling good in helping others. We are all capable of giving and and as well receiving, from giving graciously The blessing about giving is that it always comes back to us! - Angie karan
Don’t wait to receive until you feel worthy. Your self-esteem will go up as a result of receiving. ~ - Amanda Owen
Life is a balance between giving and receiving. The more you give, the more abundance will fill your life with joy. - Debasish Mridha
Restriction of free thought and free speech is the most dangerous of all subversions. It is the one un-American act that could most easily defeat us."[The One Un-American Act, Speech to the Author's Guild Council in New York, on receiving the 1951 Lauterbach Award (December 3, 1952)] - William O. Douglas
Life is not about receiving. It is about giving, knowing that someone might learn, understand or grow that little bit from the experience - Peter Ellis
Help others without any reason and give without the expectation of receiving anything in return. - Roy Bennett
Don't we all deserve forgiveness? I hope we do; I believe we do. Forgiveness says as much about the character of the person bestowing it as the person receiving it. Learning to forgive may be the most difficult of human acts,and the closest thing to divinity, whatever you decide that is. - Justin Cronin
We are all brothers, and yet I live by receiving a salary for arraigning, judging and punishing a thief or a prostitute, whose existence is conditioned by the whole consumption of my life. - Leo Tolstoy
Happiness does not come from receiving; it comes from giving with love. - Debasish Mridha
What one person receives without working for, another person must work for without receiving. - Adrian Rogers
Giving does not only preceed receiving; it is the reason for it. It is in giving that we receive. - Israelmore Ayivor
We get greatest joy not from receiving but from giving. - Debasish Mridha
Giving and receiving are the same process. You are the conduit playing your role. - Debasish Mridha
I am wealth, prosperity, and abundance. God multiplies this and I give thanks I AM receiving more and more money everyday. - Ron Barrow
The value of a man resides in what he gives and not in what he is capable of receiving. - Albert Einstein
Accepting and appreciating heart brings abundance in life but gratitude acknowledge and dance with joy of receiving. - Debasish Mridha
The power of positive thoughts is the key to receiving wonders and miraculous blessings. - Lailah Gifty Akita
We all intuitively know that a mother's love is crucial to the creation of a well-adjusted human and that we are all born with an instinctive expectation of receiving unconditionally selfless love from our mother. - Jeremy Griffith
The worst feeling when speaking with someone or receiving a gift from them is knowing they feel obligated to. - Donna Lynn Hope
Nothing is more pleasing and engaging than the sense of having conferred benefits. Not even the gratification of receiving them. - Ellis Peters
Nothing would disgust me more, morally, than receiving an Oscar. - Luis Bunuel
I have come to believe that giving and receiving are really the same. Giving and receiving - not giving and taking. - Joyce Grenfell
Giving and receiving is the law of life. When we give with love and accept with deepest gratitude, our souls rejoice. - Debasish Mridha
Love is a longing for giving and receiving. - Debasish Mridha
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