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

Picture quote by Saint Augustine about charity

Charity is no substitute for justice withheld. ⏤ Saint Augustine

Picture quote by Anne Frank about charity

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

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

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, philosopher

Charity sees the need, not the cause.


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


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

Samuel Johnson, author

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

Bernard Meltzer, lawyer

Seek joy in what you give not in what you get


When I give I give myself.

Walt Whitman, poet

Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.

Charles Dickens, writer

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

C. S. Lewis, writer

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

Jim Rohn, businessman

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

Kahlil Gibran, artist

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

Bernard Meltzer, lawyer

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

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, writer

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

John D. Rockefeller, businessman

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

Mother Theresa, saint

One must be poor to know the luxury of giving.

George Eliot, author

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

Andre Gide, novelist

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

Robert Collier, publisher

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

Winston Churchill, politician

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

Bob Hope, comedian

To give requires good sense.

Ovid, poet

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

Sparky Anderson, coach

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

Billy Graham, evangelist

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

Albert Camus, philosopher

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

Arthur Ashe, athlete

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

Lao Tzu, philosopher

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


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

Edith Wharton, author

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

Grace Speare,

Giving is true having.

Charles Spurgeon, preacher

Give light and people will find their own way.


The more sympathy you give, the less you need.

Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, entrepreneur

You give before you get.

Napoleon Hill, writer

The manner of giving is worth more than the gift.

Pierre Corneille, dramatist

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


Charity creates a multitude of sins.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

Anthony Robbins, author

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


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

Lord Byron, poet

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


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, writer

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

James Joyce, novelist

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


To give is to receive...

Gerald G. Jampolsky,

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

Orison Swett Marden, writer

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

Marianne Williamson, author

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

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

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

Charles Caleb Colton, writer

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, writer

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, novelist

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


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

Will Rogers, actor

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

Virgil, poet

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

John Ruskin, writer

Look around for a place to sow a few seeds.

Henry Van Dyke, poet

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

Thomas J. Peters,

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.


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

Elizabeth Berkley, actress

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

Arabic Proverbs,

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

George Washington, president

Be charitable before wealth makes you covetous.

Sir Thomas Browne,

God loveth a cheerful giver. 2 Corinthians 9:7


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

Orison Swett Marden, writer

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

Abraham Lincoln, president

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

Erich Fromm, psychologist

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

Madame Swetchine, writer

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, poet

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

John Bunyan, clergyman

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

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

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, writer

Giving opens the way for receiving.

Florence Scovel Shinn, artist

Like charity, I believe glamour should begin at home.

Loretta Young, actress

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, motivational speaker

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

Jesse Jackson, activist

In charity there is no excess.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

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


Be charitable and indulge to everyone, but thyself.

Joseph Joubert, writer

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

Simone Weil, philosopher

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

Josh Billings, comedian

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


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

Samuel Johnson, author

Anticipate charity by preventing poverty.

Maimonides, philosopher

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

Antoine de Saint-Exupery, novelist

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


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

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

Henry Home,

Charity is no substitute for justice withheld.

Saint Augustine, philosopher

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give alms.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

What you keep to yourself you lose, what you give away, you keep forever.

Axel Munthe, writer

If I survive, I will spend my whole life at the oven door seeing that no one is denied bread and, so as to give a lesson of charity, especially those who did not bring flour.

Jose Marti, activist

Any person who contributes to prosperity must prosper in turn.

Earl Nightingale, radio speaker

What we gave, we have; What we spent, we had; What we left, we lost.

Tryon Edwards, theologian

The big print giveth, and the fine print taketh away.

Fulton John Sheen,

Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches to conceive how others can be in want.

Jonathan Swift, writer

Give, and it shall be given to you. For whatever measure you deal out to others, it will be dealt to you in return.


It is more blessed to give than to receive. Acts 20:35


It is better to give than to lend, and it costs about the same.

Philip Gibbs, journalist

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