Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic injustice which make philanthropy necessary.Tags: Cause, Economic, Injustice ✍ Author: Martin Luther King, Jr.
I've never been able to understand why a Republican contributor is a 'fat cat' and a Democratic contributor of the same amount of money is a 'public-spirited philanthropist'.Tags: Money, Understand, Why ✍ Author: Ronald Reagan
My work as an artist is completely separate from my work as a philanthropist.Tags: Artist, Separate, Work ✍ Author: Lady Gaga
Most organizations should be pro-active, but philanthropists concerned with poverty should deliberately be reactive, learning from the efforts of ordinary folks who tired of looking the other way as their communities fell apart.Tags: Learning, Poverty, Tired ✍ Author: Marvin Olasky
There is the expression of selfishness and there is the expression of selflessness - but economists or theoreticians never touched that part. They said: 'Go and become a philanthropist.' I said, 'No, I can do that in the business world, create a different kind of business - a business based on selflessness.'Tags: Become, Business, Said ✍ Author: Rick Yune