The life of a man consists not in seeing visions and in dreaming dreams, but in active charity and in willing service.
Flatter not thyself in thy faith in God if thou hast not charity for thy neighbor.
Charity. To love human beings in so far as they are nothing. That is to love them as God does.
A strong argument for the religion of Christ is this – that offences against Charity are about the only ones which men on their death-beds can be made – not to understand – but to feel – as crime.
I never used the press for anything except my charity.
Great indebtedness does not make men grateful, but vengeful; and if a little charity is not forgotten, it turns into a gnawing worm.
Northern white people love the Negro in a sort of abstract way, as a race; through a sense of justice, charity, and philanthropy, they will liberally assist in his elevation.
The steel workers have now buried their dead, while the widows weep and watch their orphaned children become objects of public charity. The murder of these unarmed men has never been publicly rebuked by any authoritative officer of the state or federal government.
Our charity begins at home, And mostly ends where it begins.