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Feel inspired with famous quotes about giving

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Whenever we're really busy or having a bad day, reading a motivational quote can remind us about the importance of charity and helping others. We thought we would share a few of our favourite quotes from public figures and maybe you'll feel inspired too!

 

The "Third World" is a term I don't like very much, because we're all one world. I want people to know that the largest part of humanity is suffering.

 - Audrey Hepburn

 

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.

 - Winston Churchill

 

Life's persistent and most urgent question is 'what are you doing for others?'

 - Martin Luther King Jr

 

No one has ever become poor by giving.

 - Anne Frank

 

Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.

 - Mohammed Ali

 

Our prayers for others flow more easily than those for ourselves. This shows we are made to live by charity.

 - C.S Lewis

 

My life is my message.

 - Mahatma Gandhi

 

If you get, give. If you learn, teach.

 - Maya Angelous

 

I believe that love expands. As you give love out, it's received and reciprocated - and it grows. That's the beauty of it.

 - Hill Harper

 

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.

 - Charles Dickens

 

You may not always have a comfortable life, and you will not always be able to solve all of the world's problems at once, but don't ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own.

 - Michelle Obama

 

The greatest problem in the world today is intolerance. Everyone is so intolerant of each other.

 - Princess Diana

 

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2 Comments on Feel inspired with famous quotes about giving

Anthony said at 10:00 on 27 March 2015

I think this is a great blog! these quotes just make you realize how important is to give to those in need.

Christian Reese said at 09:24 on 06 March 2015

Wow, Mohammed Ali really nailed it. I too think giving should be part of everyday lives. Even behaving politely while shopping for your groceries can have a great impact on both you and the store clerk. Why make life harder than it already is? Sometimes a smile is all it takes to make a difference for somebody.

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