Kindness Quotes

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
Prophet mohammed - the best of the houses is the house where an...

Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.
Barbara DeAngelis
George sand - guard well within yourself that treasure,...
Kindness is the golden key that unlocks the hearts of others.
Henry Drummond
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

There is no duty more obligatory than the repayment of kindness.
Cicero
Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear, and the blind can read.
Mark Twain
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do or any kindness that I can show for any fellow creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolutions.
Kahlil Gibran
Kindness is a mark of faith, and whoever is not kind has no faith.
Prophet Mohammed, Muslim
Always set high value on spontaneous kindness. He whose inclination prompts him to cultivate your friendship of his own accord will love you more than one whom you have been at pains to attach to you.
Samuel Johnson
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
I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; Yet strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.
Kahlil Gibron
Blessed is he who speaks a kindness thrice blessed is he who repeats it.
Arab Prove
Praise will come to those whose kindness leaves you without debt.
Neil Finn, track #12 on his album "Try Whistling This".
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Seneca
The end result of kindness is that it draws people to you.
Anita Roddick, A Revolution in Kindness, 2003
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
Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.
Confucius
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
Spontaneous kindness is to hipsters as high beams are to deer.
J. Jacques, Something Positive Comic, 08 - 22 - 05
Ask yourself: Have you been kind today? Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world.
Annie Lennox
Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate.
Albert Schweitze
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue... They are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
Truth is generally kindness, but where the two diverge and collide, kindness should override truth.
Samuel Butle
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is wasted.
Aesop
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Aesop, The Lion and the Mouse
Practice Random Acts of Kindness and Senseless Beauty.
Unknown
Always treat people with respect and kindness, for they may be selected to be on your jury.
Steve Pershing
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
He who confers a favor should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred and to talk of it, is little different from reproach.
Demosthenes
To be able to practice five things everywhere under heaven constitutes perfect virtue... They are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.
Confucius
We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.
John Dewey
Neither genius, fame, nor love show the greatness of the soul. Only kindness can do that.
Jean Babtiste Henri Lacordaire
Ask yourself Have you been kind today Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world.
Annie Lennox
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Rubin
Strength, courage and power do not exclude kindness, understanding and consideration. You can be strong and kind; you can be courageous and understanding; you can be powerful and considerate.
Linda R. Dominguez, How to Shine at Work, (McGraw - Hill)
He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.
Benjamin Franklin
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