God answers sharp and sudden on some prayers,
And thrusts the thing we have prayed for in our face,
A gauntlet with a gift in it.
– Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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If you save one life, it is as though you save the world.
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
I received this quote in a greeting card recently. It’s a downright lovely string of words, and so applicable to what living organ donors do to inspire the people around them.
“A life abundant in spirit ignites a spark in others.”