Kindness Quotes (142)

Quotes and citations about kindness

Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end... view

By: Scott Adams

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

By: Aesop

The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted... view

By: Aesop

As a result of half a century of Soviet rule people have been weaned from a belief in human kindness... view

By: Svetlana Alliluyeva

Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver... view

By: Barbara de Angelis

PETA has a proven track record of success. Each victory PETA wins for the animals is a stepping stone upon which we build a more compassionate world for all beings - and we will never give up our fight until all animals are treated with respect and kindness... view

By: Bea Arthur

Kindness is wisdom... view

By: Philip James Bailey

He who aspires to paradise should learn to deal with people with kindness... view

By: Abu Bakr

The catch phrase for the day is 'Do an act of kindness. Help one person smile.'.. view

By: Harvey Ball

Kindness is always fashionable... view

By: Amelia E. Barr

True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity... view

By: Bo Bennett

It is only after one is in trouble that one realizes how little sympathy and kindness there are in the world... view

By: Nellie Bly

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... view

By: Nathaniel Branden

I encountered among my comrades the most varied human traits, from frankness to reserve, from goodness, uprightness and kindness, to brutality and baseness... view

By: Georg Brandes

But, sir, they have written me down upon the history of the country as worthy of expulsion, and in no unkindness I must tell them that for all future time my self-respect requires that I shall pass them as strangers... view

By: Preston Brooks

I feel no need for any other faith than my faith in the kindness of human beings. I am so absorbed in the wonder of earth and the life upon it that I cannot think of heaven and angels... view

By: Pearl S. Buck

It's also selfish because it makes you feel good when you help others. I've been helped by acts of kindness from strangers. That's why we're here, after all, to help others... view

By: Carol Burnett

Kindness is the cause of all anxiety... view

By: David D. Burns

I was proud to call Dr Rupert a friend. He was always a wonderful source of support and kindness... view

By: Mangosuthu Buthelezi

I am disappointed in the music business, I feel like a lot of people in the music business are phoney, there's a lot of people who will abuse and take my kindness... view

By: Blu Cantrell

A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there can be no true joy... view

By: Thomas Carlyle

When kindness has left people, even for a few moments, we become afraid of them as if their reason had left them. When it has left a place where we have always found it, it is like shipwreck.. view

By: Willa Cather

Kindness makes a fellow feel good whether it's being done to him or by him... view

By: Frank Howard Clark

Kindness eases everything almost as much as money does... view

By: Mason Cooley

The male is a domestic animal which, if treated with firmness and kindness, can be trained to do most things... view

By: Jilly Cooper

Life is made up, not of great sacrifices or duties, but of little things, in which smiles and kindness, and small obligations given habitually, are what preserve the heart and secure comfort... view

By: Humphry Davy

If everyone howled at every injustice, every act of barbarism, every act of unkindness, then we would be taking the first step towards a real humanity... view

By: Nelson DeMille

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... view

By: Princess Diana

The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most difficult periods, and always your love and affection have eased the journey... view

By: Princess Diana

If you have donated, these children may never know your name, but they will never forget your kindness... view

By: Roma Downey

Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse... view

By: Henry Van Dyke

I love Philadelphia. I was shocked at what a great city this is. For me, it is the cat's pajamas. I love everything about it. I love where I live. I love the people. I have been met with such kindness and affection here... view

By: George Dzundza

Ignorant kindness may have the effect of cruelty.. view

By: George Eliot

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late... view

By: Ralph Waldo Emerson

Kindness has converted more sinners than zeal, eloquence, or learning... view

By: Frederick William Faber

The words of kindness are more healing to a drooping heart than balm or honey... view

By: Sarah Fielding

I don't think Christmas is necessarily about things. It's about being good to one another, it's about the Christian ethic, it's about kindness... view

By: Carrie Fisher

I go now before the milk of Human kindness goes sour for me... view

By: Philip Francis

He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged... view

By: Benjamin Franklin

Unseasonable kindness gets no thanks... view

By: Thomas Fuller