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Kindness Quotes

There is no sickness worse for me than words that to be kind must lie.

Author: Aeschylus

Profession: Greek Dramatist

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

Author: Aesop (620-560 BC)

Profession: Greek Fabulist

The good deed you do today For a brother or sister in need Will come back to you some day For humanity's a circle in deed.

Author: Robert Alan


The flower of kindness will grow. Maybe not now, but it will some day. And in kind that kindness will flow, For kindness grows in this way.

Author: Robert Alan


Is there any one maxim which ought to be acted upon throughout one's whole life? Surely the maxim of loving kindness is such: Do not unto others what you would not they should do unto you.

Author: Analects


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

Author: Barbara De Angelis

Profession: American Expert on Relationships, Author

Kindness is wisdom.

Author: Philip James Bailey (1816-1902)

Profession: British Poet

Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight: always try to be a little kinder than is necessary.

Author: Sir James M. Barrie (1860-1937)

Profession: British Playwright

A kind and compassionate act is often its own reward.

Author: William John Bennett (1943)

Profession: American Federal Official

Be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ's sake hath forgiven you. [Ephesians]

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Kindness is a language the dumb can speak and the deaf can hear and understand.

Author: Christian Nevell Bovee (1820-1904)

Profession: American Author, Lawyer

The heart and benevolent and kind the most resembles God.

Author: Robert Burns (1759-1796)

Profession: Scottish Poet

Have you had a kindness shown? Pass it on; 'twas not given for thee alone, Pass it on; Let it travel down the years, Let it wipe another's tears, Till in Heaven the deed appears, Pass it on.

Author: Henry Burton


Fair and softly goes far.

Author: Miguel De Cervantes (1547-1616)

Profession: Spanish Novelist, Dramatist, Poet

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

Author: Frank A. Clark