Kindness Quotes - Page 4

Kindness in words creates confidence, kindness in thinking creates profoundness, kindness in feeling creates love.
– Lao Tzu

We must be as courteous to a man as we are to a picture, which we are willing to give the advantage of a good light.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

You have not lived a perfect day…unless you have done something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
– Ruth Smeltzer

Getting money is not all a man’s business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.
– Samuel Johnson

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

The only way to tell the truth is to speak with kindness. Only the words of a loving man can be heard.
– Henry David Thoreau

The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines.
– Charles Kuralt

Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good; and it is always ready to bubble up, if you just dig.
– Marcus Aurelius

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

When I was young, I used to admire intelligent people; as I grow older, I admire kind people.
– Abraham Joshua Heschel

One man cannot hold another man down in the ditch without remaining down in the ditch with him.
– Booker T. Washington

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
– Theodore Rubin

One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession.
– Sophocles

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

Being considerate of others will take your children further in life than any college degree.
– Marian Wright Edelman

Complete possession is proved only by giving. All you are unable to give possesses you.
– Andre Gide

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

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

There is one word which may serve as a rule of practice for all one’s life reciprocity.
– Confucius

Seek not good from without: seek it within yourselves, or you will never find it.
– Epictetus