You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
One must be poor to know the luxury of giving!
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else.
No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.
Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'
Every charitable act is a stepping stone toward heaven.
I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver.
If you haven't got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
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.
I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do. And by the grace of God, I will.
I've always said that the better off you are, the more responsibility you have for helping others
What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.
There's no substitute for rolling up your sleeves and working with the people who can make a difference. They get the benefit of your participation and you gain a direct understanding of the real problems and potential solutions, which makes you a more informed giver.
We started our foundation because we believe we have a real opportunity to help advance equity around the world, to help make sure that, no matter where a person is born, he or she has the chance to live a healthy, productive life.
Is the rich world aware of how four billion of the six billion live? If we were aware, we would want to help out, we'd want to get involved.
I've always said that the better off you are, the more responsibility you have for helping others. Just as I think it's important to run companies well, with a close eye to the bottom line, I think you have to use your entrepreneurial experience to make corporate philanthropy effective.
Charity is a supreme virtue, and the great channel through which the mercy of God is passed on to mankind. It is the virtue that unites men and inspires their noblest efforts.
There is a natural law, a Divine law, that obliges you and me to relieve the suffering, the distressed and the destitute.
The practice of charity will bind us...will bind all men in one great brotherhood.
My father used to say, 'You can spend a lot of time making money. The tough time comes when you have to give it away properly.' How to give something back, that's the tough part in life.
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