Kindness Quotes and Sayings

Posted by Brian

It’s nice to be important, but it’s more important to be nice.  – Author Unknown

Kindness is the greatest wisdom.  – Author Unknown

Great persons are able to do great kindnesses. – Author Unknown

Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping him up.  – Jesse Jackson

If you haven’t any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.  – Bob Hope

Kindness, like a boomerang, always returns.  – Author Unknown

If we always helped one another, no one would need luck. – Sophocles

There is no greater loan than a sympathetic ear.  – Frank Tyger

Friends…they cherish one another’s hopes. They are kind to one another’s dreams. – Henry David Thoreau

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

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another. – Charles Dickens

Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much. – Blaise Pascal

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

We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.  – Epictetus

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

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

A fellow who does things that count, doesn’t usually stop to count them.  – Albert Einstein

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

If love is truly a verb, if help is a verb, if forgiveness is a verb, if kindness is a verb, then you can do something about it. – Betty Eadie

If there is any kindness I can show, any good thing I can do to any fellow human being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again. – William Penn

Practice random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty. – Anne Herbert

A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives roses.  – Chinese Proverb

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

Remember there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. – Scott Adams

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

The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway.  – Henry Boye

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

There are no traffic jams when you go the extra mile.  – Attributed to both Zig Ziglar and Dr. Kenneth McFarland

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


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