Quotes About Kindness

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Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.  ~ Mark Twain

No act of kindness is ever wasted, no matter how small.  ~ Aesop

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.  ~ Seneca

A kind word is like a Spring day.  ~ Russian proverb

Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.  ~ Henry James

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?  ~ Jean Jacques Rousseau

Kindness is the golden thread that holds society together.  ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.  ~ Leo Buscaglia

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.  ~ Dalai Lama

Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.  ~ James Matthew Barrie

Kindness can become its own motive. We are made kind by being kind.  ~ Eric Hoffer

One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.  ~ Malayan proverb

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.  ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people.  ~ Abraham Joshua Heschel

Men are cruel, but man is kind.  ~ Rabindranath Tagore

Always be a little kinder than necessary.  ~ James M. Barrie

I think women need kindness more than love. When one human being is kind to another it's a very deep matter.  ~ Alice Childress

A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives roses.  ~ Chinese proverb

If we cannot be clever, we can always be kind.  ~ Alfred Fripp

Truth generally is kindness, but where the two diverge and collide, kindness should override truth.  ~ Samuel Butler

Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find out.  ~ Frank A. Clark

Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.  ~ Samuel Johnson

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.  ~ Plato