Inspiring Quotes About Charity

By December 17, 2019Blog

Charitable giving and volunteering is one of the best parts of our society. It turns problems into solutions and makes champions out of fellow community members. We’re hoping to inspire you to give more of your time and resources this holiday season.

“Love is not patronizing and charity isn’t about pity, it is about love. Charity and love are the same ― with charity you give love, so don’t just give money but reach out your hand instead.” ― Mother Teresa

“The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service.” ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Love is wise; hatred is foolish. In this world, which is getting more and more closely interconnected, we have to learn to tolerate each other, we have to learn to put up with the fact that some people say things that we don’t like. We can only live together in that way. But if we are to live together, and not die together, we must learn a kind of charity and a kind of tolerance, which is absolutely vital to the continuation of human life on this planet.” ― Bertrand Russell

“For it is in giving that we receive.” ― St. Francis of Assisi

“When our cup runs over, we let others drink the drops that fall, but not a drop from within the rim, and call it charity; when the crumbs are swept from our table, we think it generous to let the dogs eat them; as if that were charity which permits others to have what we cannot keep.” ― Henry Ward Beecher

“Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” ― Desmond Tutu

“I have found that among other benefits, Charity liberates the soul of the givers” ― Maya Angelou

“It is every man’s obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it.” ― Albert Einstein

“When wealth is centralized, the people are dispersed. When wealth is distributed, the people are brought together.” ― Confucius

“Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege.” ―John D. Rockefeller Jr.

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