Benefit Quotes

To accept a benefit is to sell one’s freedom.

He who confers a benefit on anyone loves him better than he is beloved.

A benefit cited by way of reproach is equivalent to an injury.

An injury engraves itself on metal; a benefit is written on the waves.

He who lives only to benefit himself confers on the world a benefit when he dies.

Ingrate, n. One who receives a benefit from another, or is otherwise an object of charity.

It is by the fortune of God that, in this country, we have three benefits: freedom of speech, freedom of thought, and the wisdom never to use either.

Providential, adj. Unexpectedly and conspicuously beneficial to the person so describing it.

We do no benevolences whose first benefit is not for ourselves.

All government – indeed, every human benefit and enjoyment, every virtue and every prudent act – is founded on compromise and barter.