Charity Quotes and Sayings
Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.
– Elizabeth Andrew
Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.
– Saint Augustine
Everybody can be great. Because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and your verb agree to serve…. You don’t have to know the second theory of thermodynamics in physics to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.
– Martin Luther King Jr.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.
– Thomas Carlyle
I’ve learned that you shouldn’t go through life with a catchers mitt on both hands. You need to be able to throw something back.
– Maya Angelou
No man stands so straight as when he stoops to help a boy.
– Knights of Pythagoras
The purpose of life is not to be happy – but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
– Leo Rosten
Look around the habitable world: how few know their own good, or knowing it, pursue.
Cheerfulness is a very great help in fostering the virtue of charity. Cheerfulness itself is a virtue.
– Lawrence G. Lovasik
True charity is the desire to be useful to others with no thought of recompense.
– Emanuel Swedenborg
Unity in things Necessary, Liberty in things Unnecessary, and Charity in all.
– Richard Baxter
The Lord loveth a cheerful giver. He also accepteth from a grouch.
– Catherine Hall
In essentials, unity; in differences, liberty; in all things, charity.
– Philipp Melanchthon
Where the Mind is biggest, the Heart, the Senses, Magnanimity, Charity, Tolerance, Kindliness, and the rest of them scarcely have room to breathe.
– Virginia Woolf
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee, and do not try to make the universe a blind alley.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson