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Kindness Quotes


These are some of the best 'Kindness' quotations and sayings.

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A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.

A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain, while witty sayings are as easily lost as the pearls slipping from a broken string.

An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves.

Ask thyself, daily, to how many ill-minded persons thou hast shown a kind disposition.

At little more than kin, and less than kind.

Both man and womankind belie their nature when they are not kind.

Each one of us is bound to make the little circle in which he lives better and happier. Bound to see that out of that small circle the widest good may flow. Each may have fixed in his mind the thought that out of a single household may flow influences that shall stimulate the whole commonwealth and the whole civilized world.

Half the misery of human life might be extinguished if men would alleviate the general curse they lie under by mutual offices of compassion, benevolence, and humanity.

He hath a tear for pity, and a hand open as day for melting charity.

He that will not give some portion of his ease, his blood, his wealth, for others' good, is a poor, frozen churl.

He who confers a favor should at once forget it, if he is not to show a sordid ungenerous spirit. To remind a man of a kindness conferred on him, and to talk of it, is little different from reproach.

Heaven in sunshine will requite the kind.

How easy is it for one benevolent being to diffuse pleasure around him, and how truly is a kind heart a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity to freshen into smiles.

I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again.

I had rather never receive a kindness, than never bestow one. - Not to return a benefit is the greater sin, but not to confer it, is the earlier.

I have sped much by land, and sea, and mingled with much people, but never yet could find a spot unsunned by human kindness.

If you want a kinder world, the behave with kindness; if you want a peaceful world, make peace within.

In the intercourse of social life, it is by little acts of watchful kindness recurring daily and hourly, by words, tones, gestures, looks, that affection is won and preserved.

It is good for us to think no grace or blessing truly ours till we are aware that God has blessed some one else with it through us.

It is one of the beautiful compensations of life that no man can sincerely try to help another, without helping himself.


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