quotes tagged with 'treasure'
Author: Italo Calvino, Source: Unknown
Writing always means hiding something in such a way that it is then discovered.
Author: Edward Gibbon, Source: Unknown
My early and invincible love of reading--I would not exchange for the treasures of India.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches, but to reveal to him his own.Author: Benjamin Disraeli, Source: unknown
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like unto treasure hid in a field; the which when a man hath found, he hideth, and for joy thereof goeth and selleth all that he hath, and buyeth that field.Author: St. Matthew, Source: Matthew 13: 44. http://scriptures.lds.org/en/matt/13
Everyone needs to be a part of some good charities, and paying fast offerings is one of the best. Many of the most important things that have happened in our culture have been done by the gifts of others. That is how we got many of our libraries, our hospitals, our universities, and our churches. Much of our medical research and our institutions promoting culture and art come from our charities. Each of us should have a large personal part in some of them. This does not apply merely to giving to the Church. We ought to be involved in several of the most worthwhile charities. For as Jesus said, “… where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.”Author: Sterling W. Sill, Source: http://lds.org/portal/site/LDSOrg/menuitem.b12f9d18fae655bb690...
When we give our time, our money, and our loyalty to those and to that which are out of harmony with true loyalty to gospel principles and doctrines, we show our children and the world that in which we "really believe."Author: John Harmer, Source: A War We Must Win
Where we spend our time and money is that to which we attach the highest value.Author: John Harmer, Source: A War We Must Win