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"The poor does for the host more than the host for the poor." ~~ Joshua b. Hanania
"Happy is the man whose deeds are greater than his learning." ~~ Midrash Eliyahu R.
"Any study of the Torah and any prayer unaccompanied by good deeds and repentance void the Torah and make the prayer unwanted." ~~ Otiyot Derabbi Akiva
"There is no worse death than death by hunger.," ~~ Mekhilta
"Jerusalem will only be redeemed through [the merit of giving] charity. " ~~ Talmud, Shabbat 139a
"Let not your hand be open wide to take, and clenched at a time of giving back! " ~~ Ben Sira 4:13
"To be is to stand for." ~~ Abraham Joshua Heschel
"If charity costs nothing, the world would be full of philanthropists." ~~ Talmud, Ketubot
"A community which has no synagogue and no shelter for the poor, must first provide for the poor. " ~~ Sefer Hasidim
"Turn not away your face from any poor man, and the face of God will not turn away from you." ~~ Apocrypha: Tobit
"But let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like an everflowing stream!" ~~ Amos 5:24
"Do not cast me off in old age; when my strength fails, do not forsake me! " ~~ Psalms 71:9