Gift Quotes

Mark Allen Smith

The world knows nothing of you. That is my gift to you. You are no one.

Mary Oliver

Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this too, was a gift.

Hans Urs Von Balthasar

What you are is God's gift to you, what you become is your gift to God.

Jennifer Elisabeth

Your personal truth is your gift to the world.

Amaka Imani Nkosazana

Follow the path that leads to understanding. Only then, will you illuminate the way for others. Once you open your mind and gain knowledge, truth, you'll leave the darkness and enter into the light of wisdom.

Ernest Hemingway

The most essential gift for a good writer is a built-in, shock-proof, shit detector. This is the writer's radar and all great writers have had it.

William Shakespeare

To be a well-favoured man is the gift of fortune; but to write and read comes
To be a well-favoured man is the gift of fortune; but to write and read comes by nature.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Don't show a friend your gift, or your bag of money if you still want to maintain your relationship, but if nay, go on, and all you'll see is hate and jealousy, and you'll fight with him in the street like a dog and all you'll feel is regret.

Alexandra Katehakis

Above all, consider this: The greatest gift we can give ourselves, our children, and our world is to live well and love well.

Vishwas Chavan

Words are the most powerful instrument that we have been bestowed it. Use it for healing the cosmos.

C.S. Lewis

And there’s also ‘To him that hath shall be given.’ After all, you must have a capacity to receive, or even omnipotence can’t give. Perhaps your own passion temporarily destroys the capacity.

Josef Pieper

The inmost significance of the exaggerated value which is set upon hard work appears to be this: man seems to mistrust everything that is effortless; he can only enjoy, with a good conscience, what he has acquired with toil and trouble; he refused to have anything as a gift.

Madeleine L'Engle

We, and I think I'm speaking for many writers, don't know what it is that sometimes comes to make our books alive. All we can do is write dutifully and day after day, every day, giving our work the very best of what we are capable. I don't that we can consciously put the magic in; it doesn't work that way. When the magic comes, it's a gift.

Jim Valvano

My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.

Anthony Robbins

Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.

Gautama Buddha

The Gift of Truth excels all other Gifts.

Toba Beta

Not all can believe anything they want to,
because not all have the ability to believe.

Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha

Some people today are wandering generalities instead of meaningful specifics because they have failed to discover and mine the wealth of potentials in them.

Vera Nazarian

One true king knew when to step aside and give up the reins of power - to remove his crown and relinquish his kingdom - all for the sake of glimpsing, just once in a lifetime, the face of a holy child.

He was the Fourth to follow the Star.

His gift was a secret.

The rest of his journey is unknown.

Esther Hicks

The greatest gift you can ever give another person is your own happiness

Anthony Liccione

If you are reading this, be sure to count this on your blessings list.

Robert Southwell

Gift better than Himself God doth not know,
Gift better than God no man can see;
This gift doth here the giver given bestow
Gift to this gift let each receiver be;
God is my gift, Himself He freely gave me,
God's gift am I, and none but God shall have me.

Craig D. Lounsbrough

If I am so terribly limited as to view my handicaps as nothing more than lamentable limitations, then I have taken some of my greatest God-given assets and completely handicapped them.

Henrietta C. Mears

What you are is God’s gift to you. What you can become is your gift to Him.

Chris Burkmenn

Greatness comes from the inside and once you believe you have it, it's yours to share with the world.

Craig D. Lounsbrough

I often wonder if my imagination is one of God’s choicest gifts bestowed upon me to deliberately break me free from the frequent doldrums of my humanity.

Aniruddha Sastikar

Never mind those failures till yesterday. Each new day is a sequel of a wonderful life; gifted with hopes to succeed.

Harley King

Sometimes memory is the only gift we give ourselves and the only hope we have of finding our way home.

Anthony Liccione

Unto the Cross came death, and unto death came the Cross.

Amy Leigh Mercree

Unconditional love is the greatest gift we can ever give.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Use your special gifts to fulfil your divine purpose.

Monika Zands

You are a gift. You are the only one of you on this planet and God made you specifically to deliver that gift to mankind. I request that you stop waiting to remember what you are here for and start sharing you gift with the world.

M.G. Wells

LOVE is and will ALWAYS be the greatest GIFT ƸӜƷ

Unknown Author

Make today a gift to your future self.

Vishwas Chavan

Courage cannot be gifted to you, but it is a choice you make.

Shaka Senghor

One of the greatest gift you can give another human being whi is going through adversity is HOPE.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Rejoice in the works of your hands, be happy and thankful that you are valuable, that what you say and do insn't taken for a ride, that you have rejected the notion of self-doubt and fear, that God isn't blind towards propagating your positive influence, and finally that you'll leave a meritorious legacy.

Steve Harvey

So many people are missing their way in life because they are afraid to sign the lease on their gift.

Ikechukwu Izuakor

Whatsoever i cannot relinquish to God is my god

Lailah Gifty Akita

I am learning to appreciate the gift of the moment.

Khalid Masood

Today is a gift of time.


A timely benefit, -though thing of little worth,
The gift itself, -in excellence transcends the earth

Lailah Gifty Akita

Life is defined by time. Time defined moments. Time is priceless gift.

Saravana Kumar Murugan

The best gift you can give to someone is spending time with them. The worst thing you can do someone is to avoid them when they badly need you.

Patrick Rothfuss

There is a great difference between a gift given freely, and one that's meant to tie you to a man.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Women are gifts, open them with care, judge them with leniecy, test and weigh their depths, then accept those with true worth and value.

Ziad K. Abdelnour

I believe the best gift you could ever give a woman is your time.

Bell Hooks

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.

Felix Wantang

If you don't truly believe in Jesus Christ, fear will be your worst enemy at the End of the Age. The gift of the Holy Spirit is the gift of no fear. John 14:1-4.

Nikki Rowe

Cherish the beauty and cherish the pain, both will give you experience and you will never be the same

Bryant McGill

Open the bloom of your heart and become a gift of beauty to the world.

Radhanath Swami

Sex could be a gift of God, but when it becomes an obsession, it plunders all intelligence and people are driven to abominable acts to satisfy their lust. When passion is frustrated, people lose all good sense.

Alexandra Katehakis

Perhaps the most important sexual tool is consciousness. If we think we are "not enough" or "too much," we surely are. Similarly, when you give a gift, create artwork, or perform any task with the thought that it's "not enough" or "too much," it surely will be.

Mark Hewer

People think a relationship is give & take, but i see it as give & give, & there is no greater gift than the love & compassion within your heart.

Angie Karan Krezos

Being who you are, right here, right now is your greatest gift to the planet - Radiate Your Unique Light! Let your heart be your compass, your mind your map, your soul your guide...and you will never get lost...Make Every Day a Happy Day!

Ali Mansoor

Creativity is a gift each one of us is born with, irrespective of our backgrounds and entitlement of culture, The challenge is to hold onto this gift as we go through life. To nurture it. To encourage it. Because every single day we encounter forces that would rather it went away.

Bryant McGill

Pain is a horribly wonderful gift.

Riaz Ahmed Gohar Shahi

Love is an involuntary gift that manifests unplanned.


I am Not, but the Universe is my Self.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Its really hard to recall the day you became friends with special people.

James A. Murphy

How are you going to spend your day today? The key word being spend. Our time is one of the most precious gifts in our lives. Once today is over, that's it. Think about how you really want to spend your day. Tomorrow, today will be history. It's your life, your history. How do you want to write the history of your life today…?

Jaachynma N.E. Agu

The most precious gift to give to your spouse is not your life because if you die,he/she will no longer have use of you rather the most precious gift is your time, attention, affection, self and love!

Bryant McGill

Your pain is reminding you that the gift of life is tender and precious. Suffering cuts to the quick of aliveness.

Dan Simmons

... pain has been with him since birth - the universe's gift to a poet ...

Max Lucado

GRACE is the GIFT of God's Riches' the PEACE of God, The LOVE of God, The HOPE of God.

Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Pakistan not only means freedom and independence but the Muslim Ideology which has to be preserved, which has come to us as a precious gift and treasure and which, we hope other will share with us.

Laurence Overmire

Every child comes into this world as a gift to humanity. It is up to us, as adults, to see that they are properly taken care of and given all the love and attention they deserve. If we did so, I have no doubt our world would be drastically different and much more humane.

J.D. Stroube

Once I embraced the dreams that once inspired. Now I've found that there is too much I didn't recognize as a gift. I may be too late to see, cherish, and endure. I may never change, but be forever stuck in the past without realizing until my eyes open to the sun and I have forgotten the moon.

Charles M. Schulz

If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Life is amazing gift from God to mankind.

Kat Von D

Helping others without any expectation and without gain is just as much a gift to yourself as it is to the person you give to.

Kat Von D

And that reminds me of another memorable thing Linda once said to me: "There's so much strength in vulnerability. It's the ultimate gift you can give yourself because you allow yourself to open up; to invite someone in.

R.Gayan Priyankara

A book, the greatest gift ever

Francine Rivers

The great greatest gift you can give him is the freedom to spread his wings.

Wilfrid Stinissen

It is necessary for us to have an imperfect freedom so that we can give ... if we cannot give anything to God, we do not have a share in his Spirit, who by his very nature is Gift.

Christine E. Schulze

You all have a gift. It's free. It's the gift of song.

Gayle Forman

For my first recital ever, they gave me a cello. And for this one, they gave me you.

Clara Kramer

There are people who are simply gifts to everyone they meet.

Marian Anderson

Everyone has a gift for something, even if it is the gift of being a good friend.

E.E. Knight

That’s the best thing about friendship. It is a gift that cannot be lost. Only thrown away.

Jane Lotter

I was thinking how most people don't make you feel much of anything at all. Don't make you feel like time spent with them has grace, like every moment in their company is a gift. But Finn did. Finn, my midsummer night's dream.

Angie Karan

If you are hurt by others, mistrust and hate them, you can not heal. You are only punishing your own soul. FORGIVENESS is the key here. Forgive and let GO. It is a gift you give to your self in order to heal your wounds. Life goes on no matter what! It's either LOVE or HATE. Which would you choose?

Michelle Aguilar

Fear is contagious. Fortunately, so is courage. Learning to become fearless will touch everyone around you, and best of all, you'll find it's a gift that keeps on giving.

Dejan Stojanovic

Be aware of the high notes, of the blissful faces and their soft messages, and listen for the silent message of a highly decorated gift.

Frederick William Faber

There are souls in this world who have the gift of finding joy everywhere, and leaving it behind them when they go.

Todd Stocker

Joy is a gift given not an emotion earned.

Richard Rohr

Once you see that your skin and your gift are two sides of the same coin, you can never forget it. It preserves religion from any arrogance and denial.

N.D. Wilson

Truth: We are the present. We are now. We are the razor's edge of history. The future flies at us and from that dark blur we shape the past. And the past is forever.

Cormac McCarthy

I never had any doubts about my abilities. I knew I could write. I just had to figure out how to eat while doing this.

[Cormac McCarthy's Venomous Fiction, New York Times, April 19, 1992]

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