Philanthropists Quotes


If charity cost nothing, the world would be full of philanthropists. Proverbs

The Royal family have always been great philanthropists. Arpad Busson

I don't believe all rich people are selfless philanthropists. Bernard Goldberg

More good has been accomplished by simple people seeking their own honest ends than by all the philanthropists in history. Robert Brault

He is one of those wise philanthropists who in a time of famine would vote for nothing but a supply of toothpicks. Douglas Jerrold

Most museums in Moscow, like Tretyakov, were established by philanthropists, whose passion for art allowed the development of culture on many levels. Dasha Zhukova

As philanthropists, the most powerful legacy we can create is one that keeps on giving - through our children. Laura Arrillagaandreesse

I would like philanthropists to take more risks and invest more in risk capital. Jacqueline Novogratz

Most philanthropists would still rather donate to elite schools, concert halls or religious groups than help the poor or sick. Noreena Hertz

The philanthropists inquire whether Transcendentalism does not mean sloth: they had as lief hear that their friend is dead, as that he is a Transcendentalist; for then is he paralyzed, and can never do anything for humanity. Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are philanthropists who, incapable of managing their own little affairs, take upon themselves those of the whole world; but as their creditors always outnumber their disciples, they owe humanity more than she will ever owe them. John Petit-Senn

The 'working poor,' as they are approvingly termed, are in fact the major philanthropists of our society. Barbara Ehrenreich

He is one of those wise philanthropists who, in a time of famine, would vote for nothing but a supply of toothpicks. Douglas William Jerrold

The poor can't wait. Philanthropists needed to carry on being generous. Bill Gates

Muslim traders and philanthropists should make it a point that if the weapon of public opinion is to be used, it is to be kept in the hand. Osama Bin Laden

I think, as everyone knows, Charles Kushner is one of the most successful businessmen in the United States and one of the great philanthropists of this century. Jared Kushner

The most amazing philanthropists are people who are actually making a significant sacrifice. Bill Gates

Philanthropy is often seen as society's risk capital. That means the onus is on philanthropists, nonprofit leaders and social entrepreneurs to innovate. But philanthropic innovation is not just about creating something new. It also means applying new thinking to old problems, processes and systems. Laura Arrillagaandreesse

My giving story started with my parents - my late mother, Frances Arrillaga, who dedicated her life to philanthropic and community service, and my father, John Arrillaga, whose daily generosity of heart, mind, and hands-on contributions make him one of the most extraordinary philanthropists I know. Laura Arrillagaandreesse

For centuries, the arts and philanthropists have worked well together: look at the Tate family and the Courtaulds. If you've been fortunate enough to have some success in business, I think it's important to put something back. Lloyd Dorfman



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