Charity Quotes and Sayings
Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart.
– Washington Irving
We cannot do great things on this Earth, only small things with great love.
– Mother Teresa
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
– Kahlil Gibran
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
– Dalai Lama
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.
– Margaret Mead
The faith must express itself in charity and in solidarity, which is the civil form of charity.
– Claudio Hummes
When faith and hope fail, as they do sometimes, we must try charity, which is love in action. We must speculate no more on our duty, but simply do it. When we have done it, however blindly, perhaps Heaven will show us why.
Dare to reach out your hand into the darkness, to pull another hand into the light.
– Norman B. Rice
It takes a noble man to plant a seed for a tree that will someday give shade to people he may never meet.
– Ted Turner
You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
– John Bunyan
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
Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.
– Marian Wright Edelman