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Kindness out of season destroys authority.

Author: Sandi

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Kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Author: Jacqueline Schiff

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My feeling is that there is nothing in life but refraining from hurting others, and comforting those that are sad.

Author: Olive Schreiner

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Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.

Author: Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)

Profession: German Born Medical Missionary, Theologian, Musician, and Philosopher

The purpose of human life is to serve and show compassion and the will to help others.

Author: Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)

Profession: German Born Medical Missionary, Theologian, Musician, and Philosopher

Wherever there is a human being there is an opportunity for kindness

Author: Seneca (4 B.C. 65 A.D.)

Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher

Kindness gives birth to kindness.

Author: Sophocles

Profession: Greek Tragic Poet

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

Author: Sophocles

Profession: Greek Tragic Poet

Kindness is more than deeds. It is an attitude, an expression, a look, a touch. It is anything that lifts another person.

Author: C. Neil Strait

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Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Author: Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772)

Profession: Swedish Mystic and Scientist

We cannot hold a torch to light another's path without brightening our own.

Author: Ben Sweetland

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There are times that when truth and kindness conflict one ought to chose kindness, especially when a little honesty is better than a lot.

Author: Leroy Jack Syrop

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It is kindness to refuse immediately what you intend to deny.

Author: Publilius Syrus

Profession: Roman Writer

You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force.

Author: Publilius Syrus

Profession: Roman Writer

Loving kindness is greater than laws; and the charities of life are more than all ceremonies.

Author: The Talmud

Profession: Jewish Archive of Oral Tradition