Generosity Essay

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From the moment we have our first day of school, to the instant we graduate from University, we are taught many basic qualities that build our personalities. In order to have people accept you, using these attributes is a must. Generosity; being a colossal trait, is one we should incorporate into our simplest tasks. Not only can a tiny dose of generosity change a life, it can make you feel good and it can make you a better person. Being generous is an important quality that we should use everyday.

Everyone has been there, simply minding your own business when suddenly you are approached by some kind of charity or homeless person whose asking for your money. Most people, in fact give little or no money and go about there day not realizing how there reaction just affected someones life. Random acts of kindness are simply going out of your way to make someone elses day. They can be anywhere from paying for someones movie ticket in line behind you to mailing a random person a 20 dollar bill. Though they seem bizarre and unethical, random acts of kindness can virtually better a life. In addition, using your time to take part in charities or other volunteer services can have the same effect. Donating things you no longer need or money you can spare can have a huge impact in children by giving them a better life and an education. Though it is hard to break through the selfish shell of humanity, simple acts of generosity drastically increase the quality of lives of the people around you.

While changing someones life with your abundance of generosity is important, how you feel while you do it is also very substantial. By knowing the impact you are having on someones life, feeling good about yourself is inevitable. Taking a few hours out of your day to help someone can be very rewarding. Whether that be helping a blind person cross the street, lending someone a few bucks or helping an older person with their groceries. Another way to make you feel great while being...
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