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30 Quotes About Charity and Generosity That Should Inspire You to Help Others

Consider this a reminder.

A reminder to be be compassionate, a reminder to be kind. Life happens, we get busy, we forget to call, we don't help others because we're too busy trying to survive on our own. But these quotes about charity and generosity will guide you back to helping others, giving back, and making the world a better place.

Take a look at the following quotes about charity and generosity. Write them down or text them to a friend, but whatever you do take them to heart.

Quotes About Charity and Generosity

  • "You will discover that you have two hands. One is for helping yourself and the other is for helping others." - Audrey Hepburn

  • "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give." - Winston Churchill

  • "The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away." - Pablo Picasso

  • "No one has ever become poor by giving." - Anne Frank

  • "Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need." - Kahil Gibran

  • "Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven." - Henry Ward Beecher

  • "It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business."

  • "If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble." - Bob Hope

Quotes About Generosity and Charity

  • "A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity." - Buddha

  • "Outrageous generosity is a character quality of people who win with money." - Dave Ramsey

  • "Generosity is the flower of justice." - Nathaniel Hawthorne

  • "Goodness is about character, integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people." - Dennis Prager

  • "Humanity, gratitude, and generosity - three things you can never go wrong with." - Kevin J. Donaldson

  • "Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness." - Richard Bach

  • "Generosity isn't an act. It's a way of life." - Chip Ingram

  • "Where Grace happens generosity happens." - Max Lucado

  • "Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present." - Albert Camus

  • "You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you." - John Bunyan

  • "The heart that gives, gathers." - Tao Te Ching

  • "Generosity, kindness, honesty, humor – makes us truly rich." - Waylon Lewis

The Best Quotes About Charity and Generosity

  • "There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up." - John Holmes

  • "When will our consciences grow so tender that we will act to prevent human misery rather than avenge it?" - Eleanor Roosevelt

  • "That's what I consider true generosity: You give your all, and yet you always feel as if it costs you nothing." - Simone de Beauvoir

  • "Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  • "It may be said that people who give more, get more." - Eraldo Banovac

  • "We are all citizens of the world and we owe it to the world to make it a better place." - Chinonye J. Chidolue

  • "Giving is not favor; it's a form of self-reparation." - Chinonye J. Chidolue

  • "By simple mathematics giving is key to the world you seek to live in. If I take I alone gain. If I give or share then two at least are enriched." - Rasheed Ogunlaru

  • "Think of giving not as a duty, but as a privilege." - John D. Rockefeller

  • "As we work to create light for others, we naturally light our own way." - Mary Anne Radmacher

  • "Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier." - Mother Teresa

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