Kindness Quotes

Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate.
Albert Schweitze
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Truth is generally kindness, but where the two diverge and collide, kindness should override truth.
Samuel Butle
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Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear, and the blind can read.
Mark Twain
Perhaps better we not obscure the idea that happiness and misery, kindness and greed, and good works and bad deeds are within the capacities of us all, not merely a select few.
David P. Mikkelson, snopes. com, September 8, 2003

Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Confucius
The end result of kindness is that it draws people to you.
Anita Roddick, A Revolution in Kindness, 2003
Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.
Unknown
Ask yourself Have you been kind today Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world.
Annie Lennox
A tree is known by its fruit a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
Saint Basil
I expect to pass through this world but once; any good thing therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now; let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
Ettiene De Grellet
Kindness is the noblest weapon to conquer with.
American Prove
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Mark Twain
Kindness is a mark of faith, and whoever is not kind has no faith.
Prophet Mohammed, Muslim
Kindness in ourselves is the honey that blunts the sting of unkindness in another.
Walter Savage Lando
A friend is one to whom you can pour out the contents of your heart, chaff and grain alike. Knowing that the gentlest of hands will take and sift it, keep what is worth keeping and with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
Unknown
The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible.
Albert Einstein
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Tennessee Williams, A Streetcar Named Desire (1947)
Practice Random Acts of Kindness and Senseless Beauty.
Unknown
Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolutions.
Kahlil Gibran
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace. Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God - The rest will be given.
Mother Theresa
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Dalai Llama
Tell others of the positive effects of their actions. It will help return the kindness they showed to you.
Dan Kelly
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Lao - Tzu
The best of the houses is the house where an orphan gets love and kindness.
Prophet Mohammed
We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over so in a series of kindness there is at last one which makes the heart run over.
Samuel Johnson
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Seneca
Nothing is as difficult as to achieve results in this world if one is filled full of great tolerance and the milk of human kindness. The person who achieves must generally be a one - Ideaed individual, concentrated entirely on that one idea, and ruthless in his aspect toward other men and other ideas.
Corinne Roosevelt Robinson
Do not be content with showing friendship in words alone, let your heart burn with loving kindness for all who may cross your path.
Abdul Baha, Paris Talks, p. 15
Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster. Your life will never be the same again.
Og Mandino, The Greatest Miracle in the World
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.
Benjamin Franklin
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Emma Goldman
Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
It is a good idea to be ambitious, to have goals, to want to be good at what you do, but it is a terrible mistake to let drive and ambition get in the way of treating people with kindness and decency. The point is no that they will then be nice to you. It is that you will feel better about yourself.
Robert Solow
To be able under all circumstances to practice five things constitutes perfect virtue; these five things are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness and kindness.
Confucius
Kindness is the golden key that unlocks the hearts of others.
Henry Drummond
Kindness causes us to learn, and to forget, many things.
Madame Swetchine
Ask yourself: Have you been kind today? Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world.
Annie Lennox
A little kindness from person to person is better than a vast love for all humankind.
Richard Dehmel