Charity - Why It Matters

All faiths teach a form of the Golden Rule.

Confucius said,
"Do not do to others what you do not want done to yourself."

The Talmud states,
"What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor."

Christ said,
"Do to others as you would have them do to you."

The Prophet Mohammad peace be upon him said,
"None of you (truly) believes until he wishes for his brother what he wishes for himself."  (Bukhari and Muslim)