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Quotes about Philanthropy

It is more blessed to give than to receive.
(Acts 20:35)

Think of giving not only as a duty but as a privilege.
(John D. Rockefeller)

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched.
They must be felt with the heart.
(Helen Keller)

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
(Charles Dickens)

To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.

(Mother Teresa)

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
(Theodore Roosevelt)

Love sought is good, but given unsought is better.

(William Shakespeare)

It is every man's obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it.
(Albert Einstein)

A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
(Benjamin Franklin)

They who give have all the things.  They who withhold have nothing.
(Hindu Proverb)

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