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  1. Picture quote about charity

    True charity is the desire to be useful to others without the thought of recompense.

  2. Picture quote by Saint Augustine about charity

    Charity is no substitute for justice withheld. ⏤ Saint Augustine

  3. Picture quote by Anne Frank about charity

    No one has ever become poor by giving. ⏤ Anne Frank

  4. Picture quote by Pope Francis about charity

    True charity requires courage: let us overcome the fear of getting our hands dirty so as to help those in need. ⏤ Pope Francis

  5. Picture quote by Jack London about charity

    A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog. ⏤ Jack London

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If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.

Lao Tzu

To whom much is given is much required. Luke 12:49


Charity sees the need, not the cause.


He who waits to do a great deal of good at once, will never do anything.

Samuel Johnson

Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.

Bernard Meltzer

Seek joy in what you give not in what you get


When I give I give myself.

Walt Whitman

Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.

Charles Dickens

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

Giving is better than receiving because giving starts the receiving process.

Jim Rohn

Nothing that you have not given away will ever be really yours.

C. S. Lewis

We may give without loving, but we cannot love without giving

Bernard Meltzer

To give without any reward, or any notice, has a special quality of its own.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

It's not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.

Mother Theresa

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John D. Rockefeller

Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.

Andre Gide

You have to sow before you can reap. You have to give before you can get.

Robert Collier

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.

George Eliot

If you haven't got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.

Bob Hope

The trick is to realize that after giving your best, there's nothing more to give.

Sparky Anderson

To give requires good sense.


It is more agreeable to have the power to give than to receive.

Winston Churchill

He who obtains has little. He who scatters has much.

Lao Tzu

It is normal to give away a little of one's life in order not to lose it all.

Albert Camus

A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives you roses.


From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life.

Arthur Ashe

God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with.

Billy Graham

Give light and people will find their own way.


There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.

Edith Wharton

The more we give of anything, the more we shall get back.

Grace Speare

The more sympathy you give, the less you need.

Malcolm Stevenson Forbes

The real secret of happiness is not what you have or what you receive; it's what you share


The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.

Pierre Corneille

You give before you get.

Napoleon Hill

Giving is true having.

Charles Spurgeon

We must give more in order to get more, It is the generous giving of ourselves that produce the generous harvest.

Orison Swett Marden

To give is to receive...

Gerald G. Jampolsky

Sow much, reap much; sow little, reap little.

Chinese Proverbs

Men are rich only as they give. He who gives great service gets great rewards.

Elbert Hubbard

All who joy would win must share it. Happiness was born a Twin.

Lord Byron

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.


The Dead Sea is the dead sea, because it continually receives and never gives.


It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

If I choose to bless another person, I will always end up feeling more blessed.

Marianne Williamson

Heart of my heart, were it more,More would be laid at your feet.

James Joyce

Charity creates a multitude of sins.

Oscar Wilde

The charitable give out the door and God puts it back through the window.


I wonder if it isn't just cowardice instead of generosity that makes us give tips.

Will Rogers

Look around for a place to sow a few seeds.

Henry Van Dyke

Did universal charity prevail, earth would be a heaven, and hell a fable.

Charles Caleb Colton

There never was a person who did anything worth doing, who did not receive more than he gave.

Henry Ward Beecher

The Liberal soul shall be made fat: and he that watereth shall be watered also himself. Proverbs 11.25


I do not believe one can settle how much we ought to give. I am afraid the only safe rule is to give more than we can spare.

C. S. Lewis

A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog.

Jack London

Trust not the horse, O Trojans. Be it what it may, I fear the Grecians even when they offer gifts.


Give little love to a child, and you get a great deal back.

John Ruskin

There is only one real deprivation... and that is not to be able to give one's gifts to those one loves most.

May Sarton

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.

Erich Fromm

It is like the seed put in the soil -- the more one sows, the greater the harvest.

Orison Swett Marden

He who bestows his goods upon the poor shall have as much again, and ten times more.

John Bunyan

I care not for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it.

Abraham Lincoln

We are rich only through what we give; and poor only through we refuse and keep.

Madame Swetchine

Be charitable before wealth makes you covetous.

Sir Thomas Browne

I think often times when people choose to be part of a charity; it's usually because something is very personal.

Elizabeth Berkley

You must give to get, You must sow the seed, before you can reap the harvest.

Scott Reed

You can no more give what you haven't learned than you can come back from a place you've never been.


Give a lot, expect a lot, and if you don't get it, prune.

Thomas J. Peters

Let your heart feel for the afflictions and distress of everyone, and let your hand give in proportion to your purse.

George Washington

God loveth a cheerful giver. 2 Corinthians 9:7


If begging should unfortunately be thy lot, knock at the large gates only.

Arabic Proverbs

To enjoy a good reputation give publicly, and steal privately.

Josh Billings

And now abide faith, hope and love; these three, but the greatest of these is love. Corinthians 13:13


Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.

Joseph Joubert

A check or credit card, a Gucci bag strap, anything of value will do. Give as you live.

Jesse Jackson

The truly generous is the truly wise, and he who loves not others, lives unblest.

Henry Home

In charity there is no excess.

Francis Bacon

Like charity, I believe glamour should begin at home.

Loretta Young

Beggars should be entirely abolished! Truly, it is annoying to give to them and annoying not to give to them.

Friedrich Nietzsche

A decent provision for the poor is the true test of civilization.

Samuel Johnson

As for begging, it is safer to beg than to take, but it is finer to take than to beg.

Oscar Wilde

Giving opens the way for receiving.

Florence Scovel Shinn

The beginning and almost the end of all good law is that everyone shall work for their bread and receive good bread for their work.

John Ruskin

Anticipate charity by preventing poverty.


The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

One man gives freely, yet grows all the richer; another withholds what he should give, and only suffers want. Proverbs 11-24


Charity. To love human beings in so far as they are nothing. That is to love them as God does.

Simone Weil

When you give yourself, you receive more than you give.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

You make a living by what you get, but you make a life by what you give.


Charity is no substitute for justice withheld.

Saint Augustine

Why is it no one ever sent me yet one perfect limousine, do you suppose? Ah no, it's always just my luck to get one perfect rose.

Dorothy Parker

Though I speak with the tongues of men and angels and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal.


He that bringeth a present findeth the door open.

Thomas Fuller

Charity begins at home, but should not end there.

Thomas Fuller

Go-Givers will become the best go-getters.


Great indebtedness does not make men grateful, but vengeful; and if a little charity is not forgotten, it turns into a gnawing worm.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not worth preserving.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.

Victor Hugo

There would be no advantage to be gained by sowing a field of wheat if the harvest did not return more than was sown.

Napoleon Hill

Fragrance clings to the hand that gives the rose.


Where we're living we have a certain amount of our profit every year it's like a percentage 5 or 7% or something like that that we set aside specifically for charity things.

Jon Fishman

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