Charity is the bone shared with the dog when you are just as hungry as the dog.
— Jack London
No one has ever become poor by giving.
— Anne Frank
Jesus saw the rich putting their gifts into the temple treasury. He also saw a poor widow put in two very small copper coins. “I tell you the truth,” he said, “this poor widow has put in more than all the others.”
— Luke 21:1-3
A man’s drive for profit should be prompted by the desire to give charity.
— Rabbi Nachman of Braslav
Dad taught us in so many ways that we couldn’t just be concerned about our own circumstances. We also had to be concerned about the circumstances of others. I saw my father always giving and always sharing. In hindsight, this was remarkable in that we didn’t have that much to share or to give.
— John Lewis