charity begins at home

charity begins at home
Meaning: one has to make adequate provision for their family before one make provision for needy strangers.
Example: She spends the little money that she earns on social work and neglect her own family, forgetting that charity begins at home.

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AuthorIshika writes on 27th June 2017

Nice under standing

AuthorSpike writes on 14th September 2015

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