Kindness Quotes and Sayings that Reflect my Life


“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” – Philo

Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.” – Albert Schweitzer

“Wherever there is a human being there is an opportunity for kindness.” – Seneca

“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.” – Mother Teresa

“The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you. – John E. Southard

Kindness is the ability to love someone more than they deserve.

“Question not, but live and labour
till your goal be won,
Helping every feeble neighbour
seeking help from none;
Life is mostly froth and bubble,
Two things stand like stone,
Kindness in another’s trouble
Courage in your own.” – (Adam Lindsay Gordon : Man’s Testament)

“The end result of wisdom is…good deeds.” – Babylonian Talmud.

Kindness: a language the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

“There is no better exercise for your heart than reaching down and helping to lift someone up.” – Bernard Meltzer

William Wordsworth:
The best portion of a good man’s life is his little, nameless unremembered acts of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth:
The little unremembered acts of kindness and love are the best parts of a person’s life.

“Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.” – Scott Adams

“I want you to be concerned about your next door neighbor. Do you know your next door neighbor?” – Mother Teresa

“Life is short. Be swift to love! Make haste to be kind!” – Henri F. Amiel

“I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good thing, therefore, 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.” – (Stephen Grellet)

“A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.” – William Arthur Ward.

“Make no judgements where you have no compassion.” – Anne McCaffrey.

“Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.” – arbara De Angelis

“When you carry out acts of kindness you get a wonderful feeling inside. It is as though something inside your body responds and says, yes, this is how I ought to feel.” – Harold Kushner

“We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne.” – Marcus Aurelius

“Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel in order to be tough. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight: always to try to be a little kinder than is necessary?” – Sir James Matthew Barrie

“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



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