Charity is contribution of the noblest nature. Here are some famous quotes, quotations & sayings that tell you what the world thinks about it.

Charity Quotes

Charity starts from home. We take value systems of our ancestors to a new level and a lot of morals are changed according to time except ‘charity’. Charity is a part of human beings’ emotional life because giving something to comfort an underprivileged person gives a lot of satisfaction to a person. All of us have the urge to live happily and healthy but not many have the drive to make others happy. The best thing to do in order to make yourself happy is to make the people around you happy. And the core idea of the charity begins from there. Read these quotes about charity to get inspired.

Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give myself.

- Walt Whitman

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

- John D. Rockefeller

As the purse is emptied, the heart is filled.

- Victor Hugo

Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.

- Mother Teresa

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

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

- Billy Graham

Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.

- Henry Ward Beecher

Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.

- Charles Dickens

The charity that is a trifle to us can be precious to others.

- Homer

Anticipate charity by preventing poverty.

- Maimonides

It's very difficult to ignore humanitarian disasters. The royalties from my albums continue to support my charity work.

- Cat Stevens

Charity never humiliated him who profited from it, nor ever bound him by the chains of gratitude, since it was not to him but to God that the gift was made.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Prayer indeed is good, but while calling on the gods a man should himself lend a hand.

- Hippocrates

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

- Simone Weil

Where there is charity and wisdom, there is neither fear nor ignorance.

- Francis of Assisi

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

- Bob Hope

We have the right as individuals to give away as much of our own money as we please in charity; but as members of Congress we have no right to appropriate a dollar of the public money.

- Davy Crockett

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

Family... the home of all social evil, a charitable institution for comfortable women, an anchorage for house-fathers, and a hell for children.

- J. August Strindberg

A service of worship is primarily a service to God. When we realize this and act upon it, we make it a service to men.

- Ralph W. Sockman

I think sometimes all the charities are doing is mopping up the blood. It's a shame.

- Thom Yorke

Confidence contributes more to conversation than wit.

- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.

- Washington Irving

Never let your zeal outrun your charity. The former is but human, the latter is divine.

- Hosea Ballou

But try if you can to support, whether it's AIDS or the cancer foundation, so that someone else might survive, might prosper, and might actually be cured of this dreaded disease.

- Jim Valvano

Now, I look at where I am now and I know what I wanna to do. What I would like to be able to do is to spend whatever time I have left and to give, and maybe some hope to others.

- Jim Valvano

We need your help. I need your help. We need money for research. It may not save my life. It may save my children's life. It may save someone you love. And it's very important. help.

- Jim Valvano

Why do musicians give so much time to charitable causes? The most humanitarian cause that we can give our time to is the creation and performance of music itself.

- Billy Joel

A gift in season is a double favor to the needy.

- Publilius Syrus

Money can add very much to one's ability to lead a constructive life, not only pleasant for oneself, but, hopefully, beneficial to others.

- David Rockefeller

It's very difficult to ignore caring disasters. The royalties from my albums continue to support my charity work.

- Cat Stevens

Northern white people love the Negro in a sort of abstract way, as a race; through a sense of justice, charity, and philanthropy, they will liberally assist in his elevation.

- James Weldon Johnson

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