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Kindness Quotes

If you have not often felt the joy of doing a kind act, you have neglected much, and most of all yourself.

Author: A. Neilen


If someone were to pay you $.10 for every kind word you ever spoke and collect $.05 for every unkind word, would you be rich or poor?

Author: Nonpareil


Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.

Author: Blaise Pascal (1623-1662)

Profession: French Scientist, Religious Philosopher

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that 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.

Author: William Penn (1644-1718)

Profession: British Religious Leader, Founder of Pennsylvania

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.

Author: Philo

Profession: Byzantine Scientist

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

Author: George D. Prentice

Profession: American Editor

Kind words are worth much and they cost little.

Author: Proverb


Sometimes you must be cruel to be kind.

Author: English Proverb

Profession: Sayings of British Origin

Kindness begets kindness.

Author: Greek Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Greek Origin

One kind word can warm 3 winter months.

Author: Japanese Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Japanese Origin

One can pay back the loan of gold, but one lies forever in debt to those who are kind.

Author: Malayan Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Malayan Origin

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than love. Kindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Author: Randolph Ray


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.

Author: Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945)

Profession: Thirty-second President of the USA

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

Author: Theodore I. Rubin


Be true to your teeth and they won't be false to you.

Author: Soupy Sales