Explore the value of Sharing
Here are some inspiring stories about sharing.
SHARING
FIRST CHRISTMAS I was 8 years old when we got here after many years in the refugee camps. There were 5 of us (I was the oldest one) and my mom. My dad passed away, so my mom made the difficult decision to come to the United States. We stayed in a very poor part of town. We have never heard of Christmas, but that very first year...
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SHARING
SHARE Last Christmas, I gave the gift of Sharing. More accurately I gave a board game that was designed to teach young children about the virtues of Sharing. My wish for the New Year 2011? A new Way to teach the virtues of Sharing to adults. Thinking more on this... I'm thinking about how many people think...
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SHARING
MY FAVOURITE TOFFEE Sharing is a very satisfying value. When you share, you open your heart to the other you share with. My mother used to share her lunch with her cooks and maids. She never started her meal without giving to others. I watched her as a child and wanted to do the same. One day, my father came back from office and...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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SHARING QUOTATIONS
20191002 tuesday quote
“Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.”

Buddha

Wednesday
“When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.”

Henri Nouwen

20191004 thursday quote
“There is no joy in possession without sharing.”

Desiderius Erasmus

Tuesday
“When someone steals another's clothes, we call them a thief. Should we not give the same name to one who could clothe the naked and does not? The bread in your cupboard belongs to the hungry; the coat unused in your closet belongs to the one who needs it; the shoes rotting in your closet belong to the one who has no shoes; the money which you hoard up belongs to the poor.”

Saint Basil

20170424 monday quote
“The more we share the more we have.”

Leonard Nimoy

Monday
“Love only grows by sharing. You can only have more for yourself by giving it away to others.”

Brian Tracy

20191003 wednesday quote
“Three keys to more abundant living: caring about others, daring for others, sharing with others.”

William Arthur Ward

20191001 monday quote
“The miracle is this: the more we share the more we have.”

Leonard Nimoy

20170426 wednesday quote alternate
“Joy multiplies when it is shared among friends.”

R.A. Salvatore

20170425 tuesday quote
“What we choose to share, defines who we are.”

Costas Voyatzis

20170427 thursday quote
“To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with. ”

Mark Twain

20191005 friday quote
“I believe we each walk our paths so we can learn and share those lessons with others.”

Cynthia E. Mazzaferro

Here are some stories about everyday heroes who show 'sharing'.
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Florence
Florence Austrums My hero is my awesome mom, Florence Austrums because she packs my snack and lunch when I am not awake early enough to pack my own. We always have to wake up early and get dressed so if I sleep in then all she does is wake me up and tells me that she is leaving and so that rushes me a lot, just by those words we...
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Where did your values come from?

We've all had people in our lives who have made a positive impact on us. A parent or grandparent, a sibling who was there for us, or maybe even just a guy who shines shoes for a living? Whoever they are, tell us their story so they can inspire us even more.

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ACHIEVEMENT
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BELIEVE
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
CARING
CHARACTER
CHARITY
CHEER
CIVILITY
CLASS AND GRACE
COMMITMENT
COMMON GROUND
COMPASSION
COMPLIMENTS
COMPROMISE
CONFIDENCE
CONNECTING
COURAGE
COURTESY
CREATIVITY
DEDICATION
DETERMINATION
DEVOTION
DO THY BEST
DO YOUR PART
DRIVE
EDUCATION
ENCOURAGEMENT
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FAMILY
FITNESS
FORESIGHT
FORGIVENESS
FRIENDSHIP
GENEROSITY
GET ALONG
GIVING BACK
GOOD EXAMPLES
GOOD MANNERS
GRATITUDE
GREAT MUSIC
GRIT
HARD WORK
HEALTH
HELPING OTHERS
HONESTY
HONOR
HOPE
HUMILITY
IMAGINE
INCLUDING OTHERS
INCLUSION
INGENUITY
INNOVATION
INSPIRATION
INTEGRITY
JOY
JUSTICE
KINDNESS
LAUGHTER
LEADERSHIP
LEARNING
LISTENING
LITERACY
LIVE LIFE
LIVE YOUR DREAMS
LOVE
LOYALTY
MAKING A DIFFERENCE
MENTORING
MINDFULNESS
MOTIVATION
OPPORTUNITY
OPTIMISM
OVERCOMING
PARENTING
PASSION
PATIENCE
PEACE
PERSEVERANCE
PERSISTENCE
PIONEERING
PLEASE AND THANK YOU
PRACTICE
PREPARATION
PURPOSE
REACHING OUT
RESILIENCY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
RIGHT CHOICES
RISING ABOVE
SACRIFICE
SERVICE
SHARING
SMILE
SOUL
SPORTSMANSHIP
SPREAD YOUR WINGS
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TEACHING BY EXAMPLE
TEAM WORK
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UNITY
VISION
VOLUNTEERING
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Your Comments
Anna from Lansing JANUARY 23, 2017
Me and my little sister every year does a day with sharing every day of a week

roy from 17088 AUGUST 6, 2014
help each other.