The fragrance always remains on the hand that gives the flower.

“The fragrance always remains on the hand that gives the flower.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi

” I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.” ~ Maya Angelou

“Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege.” ~ John D. Rockefeller Jr.

“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” ~ Winston Churchill


Keep it simple – make it work

“It is simplicity that is hard to get.” – Unknown

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication” – Leonardo DaVinci

“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.” – Albert Einstein

“I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures” -Lao Tzu

“Well done is always better than well said” – Bejanmin Franklin

It is physically impossible to listen with your mouth open

You may also have seen this on your Starbucks Latte: “You can learn a lot more from listening than you can from talking. Find someone with whom you don’t agree in the slightest and ask them to explain themselves at length. Then take a seat, shut your mouth, and don’t argue back. It’s phyiscally impossible to listen with your mouth open.” – John Moe, “Conservatize Me”