I think there is some truth to that. Encouragers are often undervalued..... until they are gone, or worn out. We forget that they need it too.
I think those that give the very best encouragement either received a lot of it and know how to give it or didn't receive much and know what is needed.
I believe you get what you give.
I believe if you sow the right things with the right intent, you will reap many rewards in life.
They are usually the strongest, convincing people how great they are... can't imagine
no. and you shouldn't do it expecting something in return. that's not right
I just give it..without looking for It, now that is a win,win for me