Gift Quotes

My Favorite Gift Quotes

Since I’m a gift blogger, it would naturally make sense that gift
quotes always catch my eye. And besides, gift quotes are very inspirational.

Here are a few of my favorite gift quotes that I have collected. I hope you enjoy!

green line divider“A sister is a gift from God, sent from above to make life worthwhile here below.” ~ Unknown

“A friend is a gift you give yourself.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

“Every problem is a gift – without problems we would not grow.” 
~ Tony Robbins

“I don’t know what’s in the box, but I love it. Unopened gifts contain hope.
” ~Jarod Kintz

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

Gifts of the heart can’t be claimed by anyone except the giver.” 
Nicholas Sparks

“The greatest gift you can ever give another person is your own happiness” ~ Ester Hicks

“The excellence of a gift lies in its appropriateness rather than in its
value.” ~  Charles Dudley Warner 

“Love is and will always be the greatest gift” ~ M.G. Wells 

“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.” ~  Charles M. Schulz 

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

“Open the bloom of your heart and become a gift of beauty to the world.” ~ Bryant McGill

“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

“A hug is a great gift – one size fits all, and it’s easy to exchange.”
~ Unknown

“I believe that the greatest gift you can give your family and the world is a healthy you.” ~ Joyce Meyer

“Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.”
Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

“The greatest gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy.” ~ Meryl Streep

“Love the giver more than the gift.” ~ Brigham Young

“Reading should not be presented to children as a chore, a duty. It should be offered as a gift.” ~ Kate DiCamillo

“The older I get, the better I understand that every day is a gift.”
~ Joel Osteen

“The greatest gift is not being afraid to queston.” ~ Ruby Dee

“Guild is the gift that keeps on giving.” ~ Erma Bombeck

A book is a gift you can open again and again.” ~ Garrison Keillor

“When you’re in a position to have gotten so much, the gifts at this point is giving back.” ~ Paul Stanley

“When the world is so complicated, the simple gift of friendship is within all of our hands.” ~ Maria Shriver

“Foregiveness is a gift you give yourself.” ~ Suzanne Sommers

“The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.”
~ Pierre Corneille

“Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as a hard duty.” ~ Albert Einstein

“Life is a precious gift. Don’t waste it being unhappy, dissatisfied, or anything else you can be.” ~ Unknown

“Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.”
Helen Keller

 “Cheerful givers do not count the cost of what they give. Their hearts are set on pleasing and cheering the person to whom the gift is given.” ~ Julian of Norwich 

I hope these gift quotes gave you some inspiration.

 

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Bridesmaid Gifts

Ideas for Bridesmaid Gifts

With everything on the bride’s agenda, she must think about bridesmaid gifts for the special ladies she as chosen to be in her wedding party.

A wedding day is full of memories, especially for the bride and groom. They, of course, are the key players, whether it is a formal or informal wedding. With a formal wedding, the months of planning may build up a high level of anticipation in not just the bride and groom, but also others who will also play key roles on the big day. To bridesmaids in particular, the lead up to the wedding day may be an exciting time. The bride and groom will undoubtedly want to commemorate the day for them with bridesmaid gifts.

For sure, bridesmaids will appreciate at least a token gift to help them remember the day. As with any gift, what you choose as a bridesmaid gift will depend on budget and age. If anything, “older” bridesmaids are easier to choose for, as personalized silver or crystal, for example, and other more adult products, are more likely to be appreciated.

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Anniversary Flowers

Anniversary Flowers and Their Meanings

For thousands of years, meanings have been attached to flowers by many different cultures. Some of those meanings are still considered relevant today and are associated with the years of anniversaries.

Though the most important meaning is the thought behind each floral gift, flowers selected for their traditional symbolism and historical significance can speak to the recipient in a special way.

In anniversary flowers, this tradition is taken even further by assigning particular flowers to each year of marriage. Though flower meanings vary from culture to culture.

Anniversary Flowers by Year

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Don’t Forget Anniversary Cards

Anniversary Cards

Don’t forget to give anniversary cards, because anniversaries are some of the most important events that we celebrate. While we mostly celebrate the anniversary of weddings, there are many other kinds of anniversaries that can be celebrated.

Get creative and allow your family and friends to celebrate with each other many significant happenings. For example, make an anniversary out of the day you bought your new home or started your job. Whatever kinds of anniversaries you decide to celebrate, just do not forget anniversary cards! Anniversary cards are one of the easiest and best ways to celebrate all of those special days each year.

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Anniversary Gift Baskets

Choosing an Anniversary Gift Basket

Sending an anniversary gift basket is the perfect way to celebrate a wedding anniversary and send your best wishes to the happy couple!Anniversary Gift Basket 3

However, I don’t recommend taking a wedding anniversary gift basket to a party or event. It would be more appropriate to send an anniversary gift basket to the couples home where they can enjoy their special surprise.

From gourmet treats to baked goods, there are plenty of ways to find a completely new combination of treats that will leave a lasting impression.

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Anniversary Gift Guide

Anniversary Gift Guide

Is your anniversary here again? Don’t know what to buy your better half? Hopefully my traditional anniversary gift guide can help make it a little easier.

anniversary gift guideTraditional Anniversary Gifts

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Paper gifts are not as boring as one may think. It can be as simple as a handwritten poem or as lavish as an airline ticket. Or how about a gift certificate to a bed and breakfast, tickets to a play or sporting event. The possibilities are endless. Continue reading “Anniversary Gift Guide”