Kindness Quotes capture some of the warmheartedness that makes the planet a nicer place to live. Everyone from a child to an adult understands the importance of affection, gentleness and care. It’s been said that kindness is a language that everyone understands. Not only will others value you more; but it will also help you directly.
It seems the most successful people come to realize the importance of kindness at one time or the other in their lives. They make it an integral part of their life. Here are some of the most memorable thoughts on being kind.
Quotes about Kindness
There is nothing stronger in the world than gentleness.
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.
Saint Francis de Sales
A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.
William Arthur Ward
Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.
Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.
There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity.
Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.
Caring can be learned by all human beings, can be worked into the design of every life, meeting an individual need as well as a pervasive need in society.
Mary Catherine Bateson
The qualities I most admire in women are confidence and kindness.
Oscar de la Renta
Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.
An affectionate disposition not only makes the mind more peaceful and calm, but it affects our body in a positive way too.
Be Kind Quotes
Live your life in such a way that you’ll be remembered for your kindness, compassion, fairness, character, benevolence, and a force for good who had much respect for life, in general.
Be kind to the things which are unimportant for you because at any time life can make them very important for you.
Mehmet Murat ildan
Be soft, sweet, kind, and wild to be wonderful.
God is found by those,
With kind hearts.
Our greatest strength lies in the gentleness and tenderness of our heart.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The closest thing to being cared for is to care for someone else.
Goodness is about character – integrity, honesty, kindness, generosity, moral courage, and the like. More than anything else, it is about how we treat other people.
So what if you’re right? So what if you’re wrong? In the end you might be surprised to find that God doesn’t care so much about whether you were right or wrong but whether, despite it all, you were kind or cruel.
Richelle E. Goodrich
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
One person caring about another represents life’s greatest value.
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Generous and Kindness Quotes
We think too much and feel too little. More than machinery, we need humanity; more than cleverness, we need kindness and gentleness. Without these qualities, life will be violent and all will be lost.
Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.
In a gentle way, you can shake the world.
Let your intentions be good – embodied in good thoughts, cheerful words, and unselfish deeds – and the world will be to you a bright and happy place in which to work and play and serve.
It’s so easy to laugh It’s so easy to hate It takes guts to be gentle and kind.
Because that’s what kindness is. It’s not doing something for someone else because they can’t, but because you can.
Kind people are the best kind of people.
Love is patient love is kind quote
Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. 5It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. 7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.
Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away.
A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.
A kind heart speaks kind words.
Anthony D. Williams
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 de Angelis
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness and kindness in giving creates love.
You are not here in the world for yourself. You have been sent here for others. The world is waiting for you.
We all are so deeply interconnected; we have no option but to love all. Be kind and do good for any one and that will be reflected. The ripples of the kind heart are the highest blessings of the Universe.
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.
The secret of being loved is in being lovely; and the secret of being lovely is in being unselfish.
J. G. Holland
What we all have in common is an appreciation of kindness and compassion; all the religions have this. We all lean towards love.
Where there is love there is life.
Thoughtfulness for others, generosity, modesty, and self-respect are the qualities which make a real gentleman or lady.
Times change, people change, thoughts about good and evil change, about true and false. But what always remains fast and steady is the affection that your friends feel for you, those who always have your best interest at heart.
Kind hearts are the gardens, Kind thoughts are the roots, Kind words are the flowers, Kind deeds are the fruits, Take care of your garden And keep out the weeds, Fill it with sunshine, Kind words, and Kind deeds.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Kindness is universal. Sometimes being kind allows others to see the goodness in humanity through you. Always be kinder than necessary.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.
A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.
Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.
C. S. Lewis
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
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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.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Paradise is open to all kind hearts.
Pierre-Jean de Beranger
The power of gentleness is irresistible.
Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.
There is hunger for ordinary bread, and there is hunger for love, for kindness, for thoughtfulness, and this is the great poverty that makes people suffer so much.
Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.
Anthony J. D’Angelo
Gentleness, self-sacrifice and generosity are the exclusive possession of no one race or religion.
When perception, thoughtfulness and understanding do meet, we can fashion a range of viable expectations and craft a world of togetherness.
If there were one word that could act as a standard of conduct for one’s entire life, perhaps it would be ‘thoughtfulness.
You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force.
— Mike O’Halloran
Mike, the editor of Greeting Card Poet, has a favorite kindness quote, “When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people.”
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