589 Inspiring Quotes about Kindness

Are you looking for inspirational quotes about kindness? Inspiring Lizard has got you covered! In this article we present the 589 most beautiful kindness quotes we could find. Let’s get inspired!

Kindness quotes

Focus on kindness not on hate.Bliss will flow to open the gate.

— Debasish Mridha

There is no wall strong enough that love and kindness can’t reach through.

— Debasish Mridha

Love and kindness are a kind of gun that we can use to change everyone without hurting anyone.

— Debasish Mridha

Even when we are confused about someone’s gender, and don’t have a greater awareness of what it means to be trans, we have a choice to respond with kindness rather than cruelty.

— C. N. Lester

I am a person who always tries not to be easily influenced by position or achievement. I thank God for the fact that I can share more kindness and a good quality of life through the popularity. Not for the popularity itself.

— Mario Teguh

People think kindness is a soft, weak, submissive influence when in reality it is the most potent, persuasive force in existence.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Slaying Dragons

Caring is what matters, not stuff or status, just people sharing kindness & joy in a web of the heart that spans the globe.

— Amy Leigh Mercree

That was what counted, she told herself: those unexpected moments of appreciation, unanticipated glimpses of beauty or kindness – any of the things that attached us to this world, that made us forget, even for a moment, its pain and its transience.

— Alexander McCall Smith, The Novel Habits of Happiness

When you recognize and reflect on even one good thing about yourself, you are building a bridge to a place of kindness and caring.

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

When you start giving, instead of getting, you make a difference. You can always give a warm smile, a sincere hello, a positive vibe… your attention, your time, your love, and kindness to those around you.

— Roy T. Bennett

Good breeding a union of kindness and independence.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Curiosity – if not desire, if not plain kindness – might have led him to greater zeal.

— Geraldine Brooks, The Secret Chord

When you are ready to be done with the day, praise yourself with love and kindness for the hard work and accomplishments made during the day.

— Debasish Mridha

Forgiveness, compassion, and kindness are the fundamental ingredients of our beloved humanity.

— Debasish Mridha

An act of kindness may take only a moment of our time, but when captured in the heart the memory lives forever.

— Molly Friedenfeld, The Book of Simple Human Truths

In today’s world simple kindness is a revolutionary act.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

I always say that kindness is the greatest beauty that you can have.

— Andie MacDowell

Kindness carries no price tag neither does it require making a purchase. A random act of kindness can change someone’s life…choose to be kind always.

— Kemi Sogunle

The most beautiful makeup is the reflection of kindness from a smiling face.

— Debasish Mridha

One act of kindness teaches more about the love of Jesus than the words I speak.

— Hector Perez

Let your love be the kindness to make a homeless person believe that a soul needs something more than just four walls and a ceiling.

— Munia Khan

Every act of kindness is another step up Heaven’s stairway.

— Donald L. Hicks, Look into the stillness

For every seed of godliness, kindness and justice sowed, there will be surely be a harvest of goodness, significance and greatness.

— Sunday Adelaja, The Mountain of Ignorance

The world is focused on success, which is defined as riches and fame. Define your success as a person of values. Make love, compassion, and kindness your only success and everything else will be available to you.

— Raphael Zernoff

True kindness is the greatest measure of a person.

— Margaret Cardillo, Just Being Audrey

My mother had a kindness that embraced all life.She knew her place well and was comfortable in giving everything she had.This is the tradition of native women.

— Dan George

The music of kindness may be short lived, but its echoes are everlasting.

— Debasish Mridha

I pray to God to give you a happy life filled with compassion, kindness and peace. May joy never leave your door step. May your house always ring with the laughter of friends and family. May your good fortune increase day by day.

— Latika Teotia

When the heart is torn and broken, only love and kindness can mend it.

— Debasish Mridha

The art of being wise is to respond to everything with kindness and love.

— Debasish Mridha

Even small gestures of kindness have the potential to reap enormous rewards. Only the shortsighted man believes otherwise.

— Erika Johansen, The Invasion of the Tearling

When we truly care, we mix love, compassion, and kindness together in our hearts.

— Debasish Mridha

Never let kindness be your weakness, never let your weaknesses be your downfal

— V. Pain, Hear Me Roar

I’m where my heart is because that’s my home! And I believe that the best place to live is in somebody’s heart. I’m a firm believer in loving kindness and forgiveness. I feel so much lighter not to be carrying the weight of negative emotions.

— Latika Teotia

Why should our nastiness be the baggage of an apish past and our kindness uniquely human? Why should we not seek continuity with other animals for our ‘noble’ traits as well?

— Stephen Jay Gould

Your wealth or status doesn’t make you. Your kindness and character does.

— Venkat Desireddy

To repay evils with kindness is the religion I was taught to practise, and this will forever be my rule.

— John James Audubon

No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.

— Emma Goldman

I prefer you to make mistakes in kindness than work miracles in unkindness.

— Mother Teresa

It is only after one is in trouble that one realizes how little sympathy and kindness there are in the world.

— Nellie Bly

An act of kindness blossoms our lives with gladness.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

And kindness is a weakness. I can see that now. But it’s a weakness I’m still not sure I’d want to give up entirely .

— Kallypso Masters, Nobody’s Dream

We all know that it is women who take the decisions, but we have to let men think that the decisions are theirs. It is an act of kindness on the part of women.

— Alexander McCall Smith, The Full Cupboard of Life

Never lose a chance to love someone and express kindness to someone.

— Debasish Mridha

In human relationships, kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.

— Graham Greene

Don’t desire kindness but desire courage so that you may persist on the right path.

— Debasish Mridha

True kindness ennobles the giver

— Jocelyn Murray

Ignite the fire of loving kindness in your soul, fuel that fire with understanding and compassion for others, and start a bonfire of love worldwide.

— Nanette Mathews

If you have realized how powerful a simple act of kindness is, you will never be rude.

— Debasish Mridha

…her very kindness was cruel because it was founded not on love but on reason…

— W. Somerset Maugham, Collected Short Stories: Volume 1

I drop kindness pebbles in still water everyday, and I watch the effect they have on other people’s lives.My favorite kindness pebbles are compliments.Drop a compliment and watch the ripple affect that it has in your life.

— JohnA Passaro, Again

All situations can be resolved peaceful. We should advocate for kindness instead of violence.

— Mary Sage Nguyen

It’s called the kindness of a fellow human being. You should try it sometime, ya fuck.

— S.A. Tawks, Misadventurous

Humans, I finally decided after a few more minutes of watching him, are paradoxically capable of both unattainable depths of kindness and unimaginable depths of cruelty, sometimes within the same body…

— Kiley MacLeod

Morality without kindness is the most dangerous weapon.

— Debasish Mridha

If every one of us spreads the message of love, compassion, kindness and forgiveness, peace will be there.

— Debasish Mridha

He was one of those rare people, rare in our town as elsewhere, who have the courage of their good feelings. What little he told of his personal life vouched for acts of kindness and a capacity for affection that no one in our times dares own to.

— Albert Camus, The Plague

I may not be able to leave behind wealth or splendor, but I will try to leave behind examples and stories of my love and kindness to inspire you to be kind and spread the message of kindness.

— Debasish Mridha

A more glorious victory cannot be gained over another than this, that when the injury began on his part, the kindness begins on ours.

— L.G. Abell, A Mother’s Book of Traditional Househould Skills

Such kindness wasn’t a gift but a goad, scraping against one’s skin like a yoke of thorns. She would have preferred him stiff, defensive, even offensive.

— Lauren Willig, The Betrayal of the Blood Lily

My earnest request is that you practice love and kindness whether you believe in a religion or not.

— Dalai Lama XIV, How to Practice: The Way to a Meaningful Life

I replay the scene again and again, the broken mashed-up face looming over me, the knowledge between the two of us that I’d done it. That act of kindness is still more unfathomable to me than any cruelty.

— Stephanie Oakes, The Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly

We are nourished by our relationships and generosity in return to our kindness and compassion for others.

— Gyalwa Dokhampa, The Restful Mind

If you got on your knees to give thanks for the undeserved kindness and mercy in your life, you would be shocked by how rich you truly are.

— Mensah Oteh

Authentic kindness has a power greater than rock, paper and scissors combined.

— Toni Sorenson

Little deeds of kindness little words of love Make our earth an Eden like the heaven above.

— Julia F. Carney

Every act of kindness is a seed of success.

— Walter E. Jacobson, Forgive to Win!: End Self-Sabotage. Get Everything You Want

The happiest people are not always the richest, but they are always abundant with kindness and content with their richness

— Debasish Mridha

Happiness is an indescribable intense ecstasy of life that comes from deep love and kindness for the world and all of its contents.

— Debasish Mridha

If love and kindness is life’s investment, then joy and happiness will be life’s profit and dividend.

— Debasish Mridha

Arise, my friend – the world is wailing for kindness – it is wailing for compassion – it is wailing for love.

— Abhijit Naskar, Wise Mating: A Treatise on Monogamy

When someone is crying and her heart is torn, Be an angel of kindness and help her to carry on.

— Debasish Mridha

When you love with kindness it will never give you heartaches.

— Debasish Mridha

Our children serve as the greatest reminder that kindness is the greatest service.

— Jasimen Phillips

I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore there be any kindness I can show…let me do it now.

— William Penn

Sharing your kindness sparks understanding all around. Then like fireflies in the night, twinkling love surrounds you.

— Amy Leigh Mercree

I often find myself grateful for the comfort of strangers; a man who gave up his seat for me on the bus, a woman who helped me out with a heavy shopping bag. Remembering small acts of kindness puts the world in a finer, sweeter order.

— Sally Brampton, Shoot the Damn Dog: A Memoir of Depression

‘Swan, ‘ by Mary Oliver. Poems and prose. Reading from this book is as if visiting a very wise friend. There is wisdom and welcoming kindness on every page.

— Jessye Norman

Life will never meet all of our expectations. We must nonetheless accept all disappointments without becoming bitter and cynical. We must always remain mindful of the opportunity to extend kindness and work to improve our character.

— Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

We don’t have the right to forgive people; it is not only about our kindness or gentleness, it is about keeping the justice stable.

— M.F. Moonzajer

In everyday life, we ought to extend kindness towards one another.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

There is nothing better than love, kindness and forgiveness to create enduring peace.

— Debasish Mridha

Women are soft, loving, and kind. Do not mistake softness and kindness as weakness. Water is soft, but stone cannot break the water. However, water can break the stone.

— Debasish Mridha

To be kind is to respond with sensitivity and human warmth to the hopes and needs of others. Even the briefest touch of kindness can lighten a heavy heart. Kindness can change the lives of people”~ Aung Sun Suu Kyi

— Aung Sun Suu Kyi

Never divulge secrets to acquaintances.Never betray old friends for new ones.Never mistake flattery for praise.Never rely on dishonorable people.Never trust your enemy’s friends.Never mistake someone’s kindness for weakness.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

People are already disappointed by their acquaintances, they can not handle anymore hate from stranger, so show some instantaneous kindness and forgiveness to them.

— Amit Kalantri

That’s the problem with you young people, always thinking everything comes with a price. An act of kindness is just that, nothing more.

— Jordan Silver, Broken

Be kind. Be kind to others, be kind to animals, be kind to yourself. Smile at the mailman, pet your dog, buy yourself an ice cream cone. Spreading kindness in this world is the noblest thing a person can do.

— Shenita Etwaroo

Always do what is right not what is convenient. This will reflect your love and kindness for humanity.

— Debasish Mridha

Our tenderness, compassion and kindness go with sensitive generous heart that should not be abused by others.

— Angelica Hopes, Landscapes of a Heart, Whispers of a Soul

Recompense injury with justice and recompense kindness with kindness.

— Confucius

Once you begin to acknowledge random acts of kindness – both the ones you have received and the ones you have given – you can no longer believe that what you do does not matter.

— Dawna Markova

If forgiveness, kindness and humanity could have changed something; today we would have been living a peaceful world.

— M.F. Moonzajer

I call horses ‘divine mirrors’ – they reflect back the emotions you put in. If you put in love and respect and kindness and curiosity, the horse will return that.

— Allan Hamilton

When you establish peace, when you etablish love, when you establish kindness here [inside], you cannot act any other way to the outside world.

— Mimi Ikonn

I guess if you leave the milk of human kindness out in the sun too long, the sour cream of the crop will rise to the top.

— Leland Gregory, Stupid History: Tales of Stupidity, Strangeness, and Mythconceptions Throughout the Ages

Being popular comes when you have everything. But to be liked, it means that you must be treating people with respect and you must be showing kindness toward them.

— Rania Al Abdullah

Don’t wait until you become rich to help somebody, kindness doesn’t always require money

— Charmaine J. Forde

I’ve been born into a broken world and my purpose is to make sure when I leave it, know I have left my mark of kindness on it somewhere.

— Nikki Rowe

We exercise kindness in any moment when we recognize our shared humanity—with all the hopes, dreams, joys, disappointments, vulnerability, and suffering that implies.

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

Give joy, smiles, happiness, goodness and kindness to every person you meet.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Violence is just where kindness is vain.

— Corneille

The truest kindness to any woman is to provide her with an opportunity for self-expression in some constructive field: to work, not at home with cook-stove and scrubbing brush, but outside, independently, in the world of men and affairs.

— William Moulton Marston

Making others happy, through kindness of speech and sincerity of right advice, is a sign of true greatness. To hurt another soul by sarcastic words, looks, or suggestions, is despicable.

— Paramahansa Yogananda, Where There is Light: Insight and Inspiration for Meeting Life’s Challenges

And for Peter… well, sometimes cruelty is kindness in disguise. Sometimes pain is the best teacher. Sometimes it does you no harm to realize that there’s a limit to what you can get away with.

— Mike Carey, The Devil You Know

The embodiment of kindness is often made difficult by our long ingrained patternsof fear & jealousy.

— Sharon Salzberg, The Force of Kindness: Change Your Life with Love & Compassion

Out of all the things in life sometimes its the kindness you cant repay that really hurt.

— Jackson Taviri

Small unexpected acts of kindness are the building blocks of greatness. Start your day with a smile and see where it takes you …

— Edwin Lionel Flynn

We must quit thinking we know everything, and quit placing “knowledge” over kindness and compassion.

— Bryant McGill, Voice of Reason

Love and kindness are the hammer and chisel that gently chip through barriers and long-held beliefs to reveal the magnificent soul contained within every human.

— Molly Friedenfeld, The Book of Simple Human Truths

To increase the value of your day, add some love and gratitude to your coffee and some kindness to your dinner.

— Debasish Mridha

Concepts such as loving kindness should never be used as weapons against our real feelings.

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

People will not remember what you did for living, they will remember how you touched them with kindness and loving.

— Debasish Mridha

On the journey to self discovery be grateful for the fools along the way. Their lack of kindness fueled your success ~bns

— Bluenscottish

Allow your daily small acts of kindness to degenerate into a lifetime of human excellence.

— Sravani Saha Nakhro

Cheerfulness will help you draw strangers, cleverness will help gain acquaintances, faithfulness will help you keep companions, and kindness will help you multiply friends.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Always find opportunities to make someone smile, and to offer random acts of kindness in everyday life.

— Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers.

— Khalil Gibran

Come, let us build bridges of love with each other with the cement of kindness and pillars of trust.

— Debasish Mridha

Morality without kindness and compassion is very dangerous.

— Debasish Mridha

It is not about how much money we make or how big and powerful our work appears to others, it is about the love with which we put into each act of kindness toward another human being.

— Joyce Vissell

Many people believe they have found the key to Heaven’s gate, not realizing that there is no key hole. It is a barrier upon which you must knock. And I believe that it is by our small and simple acts of kindness that we find the gate left ajar.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

The real important things are kindness and a sense of humor. I’ve been fortunate to have dated and could have easily married women who have those qualities, and time and circumstances didn’t work out. Timing plays a big part.

— Hill Harper

When you cultivate love and kindness in your heart, everything around you becomes love and kindness.

— Isa Zapata

The gift of kindness brightens the life of other people.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

A forced kindness deserves no thanks

— Thomas Fuller

In assisting his ‘neighbour’ every day to the best of his ability, and keeping truth, honesty, and kindness perpetually before him, the Boy Scout, with as little formality as possible, is pleasing God.

— Robert Baden-Powell

Good people turn to love, courage and kindness in times of crisis, not hate, fear and cruelty.

— Laurence Overmire

There can never be too much loving kindness or chesed.

— Heather Wolf, Kipnuk the Talking Dog

All the feeling which my father could not put into words was in his hand- any dog child or horse would recognize the kindness of it.

— Freya Stark

Ask yourself: Have you been kind today? Make kindness your daily modus operandi and change your world.

— Annie Lennox

The rainbow across the sky after a storm confirms Your kindness and Your forgiving heart.

— Euginia Herlihy

For each person I lost I found a new layer of grief to cover myself with, and each time I tried to bring something of their essence into my own being – be it unconditional love, kindness and piety.

— A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Do your kids see your kindness or are you always telling them. “NO?

— Brenda M. McGraw, Joy Beyond: 28 Days to Finding Joy Beyond the Clutter of Life

Children remember who showed them kindness when the world tried to make them cruel.

— K. Arsenault Rivera, The Tiger’s Daughter

A simple act of kindness could be the source of great happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

Courage, kindness and a great determination to succeed in life with a smile were hallmarks of my wonderful wife. And why her story deserves to be told.

— Paul Roberts, Make It Happen

In this world in which we live simplicity and kindness are the only magic wands that work wonders

— L. Frank Baum, The Emerald City of Oz

A simple act of kindness goes a long way in your relationship with your caregiver

— Kristen J. Duca, Ultimate Nanny: How to Find, Interview, and Manage the Most Important Person You Will Ever Hire — Your Child’s Nanny

It is only kindness and love, which can change the human heart.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

To live consciously and courageously, to resonate with kindness and respect, to awaken the true spirit within others and to leave this world better than it was when i found it.

— Sravani Saha Nakhro

We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over. So in a series of acts of kindness there is, at last, one which makes the heart run over.

— James Boswell

In someone’s darkest hour your simple act of kindness may imitate the sunrise, and to sad eyes you become their only source of light.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

To eliminate the inner turmoil we must focus our attention inward and act with loving kindness to ourselves—and each other.

— Michelle Cruz-Rosado

You never know the hurt others endure in this world behind the closed windows of their life, or the joy a simple act of kindness can bring.

— Jennifer Skiff, The Divinity of Dogs: True Stories of Miracles Inspired by Man’s Best Friend

To carry words in your heart that are less than loving would be a mistake . Only allow kindness to move in and evict the rest.~bns

— Bluenscottish

Jnana yoga is the yoga of kindness and compassion – serving the self that is everywhere.

— Amit Ray, Yoga The Science of Well-Being

The activity of loving kindness is the bridge that allows you to slowly, slowly realise the wisdom and perfection of this moment.

— Tony Samara

Plant seeds of kindness and watch your blessings flow abundantly

— Charmaine J. Forde

…the act of kindness is an unselfish act, it is medicine for your soul…

— Travis Culliton, Why I love My Prozac

My father not only has the strength and ability necessary to be our next president, but also the kindness and compassion that will enable him to be the leader that this country needs.

— Ivanka Trump

Love is a strong seed, planted in my soul of kindness to grow the plants compassion and flowers of happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

Love and kindness are in the root of all creations.

— Debasish Mridha

Human kind is on one big power trip that is ripping the sole out of the subtleness and kindness of the human spirit

— Aidan Donnelly

The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.

— Kahlil Gibran, The Essential Kahlil Gibran

Wounds are the fertile ground where flowers of kindness and wisdom will grow and thrive.

— Debasish Mridha

First and foremost, we need to be the adults we want our children to be. We should watch our own gossiping and anger. We should model the kindness we want to see.

— Brene Brown

We can do more for the peace just by changing our thoughts. Be an example of compassion and kindness like Mother Teresa. We all can do that without harming anyone.

— Debasish Mridha

I’ve been treating you with courtesy and respect because that’s the way I choose to treat everyone. But never, ever mistake kindness with weakness.

— Louise Penny, Still Life

Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect.

— Euripides

An act of kindness is uplifting to the soul.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

It seems to me that no matter what religion you subscribe to, acts of kindness are the stepping-stones to making the world a better place–because we become better people in it.

— Jodi Picoult, Change of Heart

Elegance and kindness is an elegant and kind reply to the rudeness of this world!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Discriminations are never a sign of a civilized society. What makes us civilized is our act of liberated kindness with other people beyond the man-made primitive citadels of gender, race, religion and sexual orientation.

— Abhijit Naskar, Either Civilized or Phobic: A Treatise on Homosexuality

Love, caring, and the spirit of kindness always bring happiness. Our greatest happiness depends on what we love, how we care, and how we share.

— Debasish Mridha

Let the kindness and the raw, aching beauty of the universe shatter you over and over again. find peace in the knowledge that your whole is composed of the sum of all of your beautifully broken pieces. because breaking is becoming.

— Jeanette LeBlanc

Little deeds of kindness little words of love Help to make earth happy like the heaven above.

— Julia F. Carney

Don’t trust too much to all people around you. Don’t be fool by their kindness that are showed to you.

— Jervin Balmediano

In a cruel world kindness is certainly an unsafe virtue

— Munia Khan

I have found that it is the small everyday deed of ordinary folks that keep the darkness at bay. Small acts of kindness and love.” ~ Gandalf (J. R. R. Tolkein ~ The Hobbit)

— J.R.R. Tolkien

Though Julian could be marvelously kind in difficult circumstances of all sorts, I sometimes got the feeling that he was less pleased by kindness itself than by the elegance of the gesture.

— Donna Tartt, The Secret History

Nothing is black or white, nothing’s ‘us or them.’ But then there are magical, beautiful things in the world. There’s incredible acts of kindness and bravery, and in the most unlikely places, and it gives you hope.

— Dave Matthews

They (Reagan and Kennedy) had some combination of cheerfulness and vulnerability that made them seem like boys on adventure who had become lost in needed a small kindness to get them back on the right path.

— Scott Farris, Kennedy and Reagan: Why Their Legacies Endure

A simple truth delivered in kindness may be the impetus that ignites a passionate fire in another’s soul and goes on to become the source of motivation for positive change.

— Molly Friedenfeld, The Book of Simple Human Truths

The truth, he thought, has never been of any real value to any human being- it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. I human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.

— Graham Greene, The Heart of the Matter

All I’m saying is, kindness don’t have no boundaries.

— Kathryn Stockett, The Help

You are most beautiful when your eyes are glowing with kindness and joy.

— Debasish Mridha

Music is healing and soothing. It is the universal language of kindness and love.

— Debasish Mridha

Your kindness becomes your courage.

— Debasish Mridha

She had no God to plead to for mercy or luck. It would be true to say she depended instead on human kindness and painkillers.

— Deborah Levy, Hot Milk

The most genuine acts of kindness are done without fanfare and when no one is looking.

— Jason Pollock

Inside of each of us is greatness let us treat those around us as if they are much more than they appear. Let us treat each other with kindness and respect.

— Steffani Raff, The Ravenous Gown: And 14 More Tales about Real Beauty

Everyone around you becomes kind and loving when you express your kindness and beauty of love.

— Debasish Mridha

Do me the kindness of at least scraping me from the bottom of your shoes.

— Kels Adeline Sapp

If you have kindness in your heart, you offer acts of kindness to touch the hearts of others wherever you go—whether they are random or planned. Kindness becomes a way of life.

— Roy T. Bennett

Kindness that turns to bitterness when it is not appreciated was never kindness at all.

— Vironika Tugaleva

True beauty is born through our actions and aspirations and in the kindness we offer to others.

— Alek Wek

Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution.

— Kahlil Gibran

Loving kindness practice helps us move out of the terrain of our default narratives if they tend to be based on fear or disconnection. We become authors of brand-new stories about love.

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

A simple touch of kindness can heal a wound of the soul which no medicine can touch.

— Debasish Mridha

The more kindness and justice are challenged, the more we must embrace them. Only when you are challenged – and only when you challenge yourself – do you discover what truly matters.

— David Levithan, Wide Awake

Your outer charm and beauty attract me. Your inner beauty of kindness and a caring heart seduces me.

— Debasish Mridha

When all you have is the darkness of hate, kindness is a beacon that burns bright.

— Reyna Pryde, Unique: A New Breed

You see, ” she interrupted his blank stare, “it doesn’t take much effort to be kind. It only takes the ability to recognize where kindness is needed.

— Stephen Reid Andrews, Remnant of the Beast

A touch of kindness is like a ray of light in deep darkness.

— Debasish Mridha

Lily, the next time you tell me you don’t know what to do with family. Because you know exactly. It’s about loyalty and kindness and unconditional love, and you are more than capable of all that.

— Jill Shalvis

We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.

— Benjamin Jowett

I don’t believe in a god, not in the traditional sense anyway. I guess that’s what being raised Catholic has done to me. But I do believe in energy. I do believe in right and wrong. I do believe in kindness and truth.

— R.B. O’Brien

It was about grace, she decides, something that has been missing from her own life. … She wants to be the kind of person who can bestow unearned kindness on another, replace bitterness with empathy, forgive only for the sake of forgiving.

— Emily Giffin, Heart of the Matter

Kindness has no religion. Religions are like narrow tracks but kindness is like an open sky.

— Amit Ray, Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness.

— Khalil Gibran

May your life be a fountain of love and kindness to fill the world with joy.

— Debasish Mridha M.D.

On a mental level, kindness and compassion give rise to lasting joy.

— Auliq-Ice

If kindness wins, accountability rules.

— Galit Breen, Kindness Wins

The best place to find God is not in the temple, but your heart, where kindness and love reside.

— Debasish Mridha

Instead of showing strangers kindness and giving them the benefit of the doubt, we increasingly show them only fear, and that is bad for us and them.

— Julian Baggini

Don’t, ” she begged, knowing that surely she was trying his patience, that his kindness would stretch just so far, that if he were truly kind he could never have survived as a vampire.

— Vivian Vande Velde

One man practicing kindness in the wilderness is worth all the temples this world pulls.

— Jack Kerouac, The Dharma Bums

As perfume to the flower so is kindness to speech.

— Katherine Francke

No kindness is ever wasted, nor can we ever tell how much good may come of it.

— Nancy Farmer, The Sea of Trolls

their eyes are full of kindness as each feels the full effect of novelty after a short separation. They are drawing a relaxation from each other’s presence, a new serenity.

— F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Beautiful and Damned

Courtesy and kindness cultivate confidence with good Netiquette. Doing things right makes you feel good. NetworkEtiquette.net

— David Chiles

A single act of kindness is like a drop of oil on a patch of dry skin—seeping, spreading, and affecting more than the original need.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway

Patriotism is dangerous, but kindness is always kind.

— Debasish Mridha

This, I suspect, is the territory that lies just ahead and around the curve of today. A place where loss grows more familiar, where joy is harmonized by sorrow, where endings outnumber beginnings, and where kindness becomes a sacrament.

— Katrina Kenison, Magical Journey: An Apprenticeship in Contentment

No amount of money can fill your heart up with what kindness and compassion can.

— Eileen Anglin

And although I appreciated their kindness more than they would ever know, it’s a fact that friends last longer the less you use them.

— Lisa Kleypas, Sugar Daddy

My dad always says that kindness is our religion and if we treat everybody the way we would like to be treated, the world would be a better place.

— Firoozeh Dumas, It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel

My father loves people. No matter what their race, no matter what their position in life, he treated everyone with kindness and love and respect. And that was instilled in me just by watching him.

— Laila Ali

Let prosperity flow into you like the waves of love and kindness that fill your heart and mind.

— Debasish Mridha

Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly, and most underrated agent of human change.

— Bob Kerrey

Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.

— Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

The way to peace, harmony and balance for the planet is through the loving kindness of each individual heart.

— Laurence Overmire

Love is the most complex of all human phenomena. It exists on a spectrum from tolerance and kindness to romantic love and self-sacrifice, reaching its pinnacle in altruism, a love that needs nothing in return.

— Gudjon Bergmann, Experifaith: At the Heart of Every Religion; An Experiential Approach to Individual Spirituality and Improved Interfaith Relations

Fear is like a weed in a garden. Once you allow it to take root, it spreads, replicating itself, until, eventually, it chokes out all the other life there. Trust, love, kindness – none of those things can ever really bloom in a garden of fear.

— Breeana Puttroff, Blooms of Consequence

Be a wave of kindness that touches the hearts of everyone.

— Debasish Mridha

My parents taught me honesty, truth, compassion, kindness and how to care for people. Also, they encouraged me to take risks, to boldly go. They taught me that the greatest danger in life is not taking the adventure.

— Brian Blessed

The merit of persons is to be no rule of our charity, but we are to do acts of kindness to those that least deserve it.

— William Law

I expect to pass though this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it for I shall not pass this way again.

— Stephen Grellet

I know the scent of betrayal. I may be kind to you, but don’t mistake my kindness for weakness. After all, the Angels have a sharp sword too

— Joshua De Vera Bautista

The fire of kindness can melt the most hateful heart.

— Debasish Mridha

A purposeful act or extension of kindness to another is never wasted, for it always resides in the hearts of all involved in a chain of love.

— Molly Friedenfeld, The Book of Simple Human Truths

The older I get, the more I believe that the greatest kindness is acceptance.

— Christina Baker Kline, A Piece of the World

From kindness comes courage.

— Debasish Mridha

My happiness comes from the kindness of those around me.

— Natsuki Takaya, Fruits Basket: The Complete Collection

My dear, a little smile, a little courtesy, a little kindness is what beauty entails. Some are not roses, some are oranges.

— Adeosun Olamide

Make love and kindness toward yourself and others a lifestyle and not a special event

— Renae A. Sauter, An Empowered Life: Mind/Body/Spirit Empowerment

My kindness is the old version of my life, I have grown up.

— M.F. Moonzajer

Respond with love and kindness when someone trying to hate you and hurt you.

— Debasish Mridha

Don’t consider my kindness as my weakness, the beast in me is sleeping not dead.

— Moosa Rahat

Throughout her life, she held firm to her belief that even the smallest acts of kindness and generosity by the least of us can cause a ripple effect to change the world. Nina Wirk, Human Again

— Nina Wirk

To enlighten the world, let your light of love and kindness shine as bright as the morning sun.

— Debasish Mridha

Let us be kind and let us make kindness as the anthem of our life.

— Debasish Mridha

Through Compassion and Care we are compelled to random acts of kindness and demonstrations of love.

— Jean Hamilton-Fford, Play.Create.Succeed.

Love, gratitude, compassion, and kindness are the sources of all enduring, pure happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

Live with an open mind and an open heart. Always choose love over fear and kindness over cruelty.

— Laurence Overmire, The One Idea That Saves the World: A Call to Conscience and a Call to Action

Bitter your acts, bitter am I, Kindness your deeds, kindness am I, Pleasant and gentle, so you are, Fine honeyed lips and sweet talker.

— Jalaluddin Rumi, Love: The Joy That Wounds: The Love Poems of Rumi

His kindness was only meant to make later torments crueler.

— Rosamund Hodge, Cruel Beauty

Whoever said kindness should be earned is wrong. A kick in the shins is earned – kindness should be a given.

— Jodi Ann Bickley

In the morning, a cup of love, kindness and sunshine make my day bright and happy.

— Debasish Mridha

A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.

— Saint Basil

You can grow softly, lovely and delicately amidst the hard surfaces. Not all who passed tougher times in life have a hard heart, kindness and tenderness do breathe despite of worse times.

— Angelica Hopes, Landscapes of a Heart, Whispers of a Soul

In the end only kindness matters.

— Jewel

Kindness is the ability to love someone in such a way that she will remember your kindness for the rest of her life.

— Debasish Mridha

Mindful of not thanking their benefactors, in case, like wights, they took offense, she added, “Your kindness is gratefully acknowledged. May your trees be forever fruitful.

— Cecilia Dart-Thornton, The Battle of Evernight

When you are motivated by the kindness and wellbeing of humanity, then nothing can scare or derail you.

— Debasish Mridha

Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God’s kindness: kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile.

— Mother Teresa

Every day, we ought to extend kindness to one other.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

He believed with all his heart that we should spend our lives in happiness and service, in joy and work, in kindness and in love, and he lived… and died… what he believed.

— Aleksandra Layland, Ansgar: The Struggle of a People. The Triumph of the Heart.

It is not only me devoted to your kindness and beauty; walk in the gardens, you will find birds singing your name.

— M.F. Moonzajer, A moment with God ; Poetry

The spirit of Christmas is a sweet, internal peace that testifies of the power of kindness and charity.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Slaying Dragons

To create new rules, use the power of love, courage, and kindness to break the rules.

— Debasish Mridha

Once you understand love, you don’t need a reward your kindness or compassion just like you don’t need a reward for breathing.

— Vironika Tugaleva, The Love Mindset: An Unconventional Guide to Healing and Happiness

There is no love without kindness, there is no kindness without love.

— Debasish Mridha

Don’t ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance, or my kindness for weakness.

— Unknown Author 909

It was deeply a part of Lee’s kindness and understanding that man’s right to kill himself is inviolable, but sometimes a friend can make it unnecessary

— John Steinbeck, Cannery Row

A simple act of kindness is happiness gained.

— Julia Kushemererwa

Whether you are staying in someone’s home as a house guest, attending a dinner party, or visiting a sick friend, when you bring a “hostess gift” or a thoughtful token, you are providing a gesture of kindness which will extend far beyond your visit.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Preparation: 8 Ways to Plan with Purpose & Intention for Positive Impact

Accepting others through kindness and love defines a person’s true character.

— Rick W. Terry

Real courage is being kind again, after you’ve felt that your kindness was thrown in your face. To risk it once more, or even twice more takes a special strength.

— Clare Bell, Ratha’s Courage

The older you get the more you realize that kindness is synonymous with happiness.

— Lionel Barrymore

Never underestimate the distance that one simple act of kindness can carry you.

— Thurman P. Banks Jr.

there is no game in her smile. There is warmth and kindness and something that looks like steel. You can tell me anything, her eyes say, because I will see the beauty in everything you say.

— Rene Denfeld, The Enchanted

Every self-respecting act of persuasion must find appeal to curiosity, then to vanity, and lastly to kindness or remorse. Isabella looked down and slowly nodded.

— Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Angel’s Game

I carry your kindness wherever I go. That way your love touches far more than just me.

— Lynda Cheldelin Fell

To be truly grateful for the kindness of other and to have those you love in your life is a great and powerful emotion.

— John Patrick Hickey, Oops! Did I Really Post That

Communication is the key and saying your words with kindness is the way to go.

— Pamela Cummins, Insights for Singles: Steps to Find Everlasting Love

The truth has never been of any real value to any human being – it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. In human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.

— Graham Greene

Compassion and kindness it turned out, was good for your health.

— James R. Doty

If kindness is beauty, patience is disarming elegance.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Slaying Dragons

The words of kindness are more healing to a drooping heart than balm or honey.

— Sarah Fielding

Right Now Is the Time to Be Kind You cannot do a kindness too soon for you never know how soon it will be too late.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sometimes kindness is stepping aside, letting go of our need to be right & just being happy for someone.

— Sharon Salzberg, A Heart as Wide as the World: Stories on the Path of Lovingkindness

A simple act of kindness and compassion towards a single animal may not mean anything to all creatures, but will mean everything to one.

— Paul Oxton

They celebrated the sins, while the kindness continued to weep in the corner. The swords of the demons shined brighter, while the wings of the angels were crumpled and bled.

— Akshay Vasu

To fill our lives with joy, the morning sun touches our hearts with the warmth of her kindness and the light of her love. Let us be like the sun touch someone’s life with kindness every morning.

— Debasish Mridha

Use your greatness, love, and kindness to change the world.

— Debasish Mridha

Sometimes, you know, human kindness just knocks you off your feet.

— Hollis Seamon, Somebody Up There Hates You

Forgiveness is the highest form of a gift of kindness and it brings freedom from the prison of hatred and revenge.

— Debasish Mridha

I feel no need for any other faith than my faith in the kindness of human beings. I am so absorbed in the wonder of earth and the life upon it that I cannot think of heaven and angels.

— Pearl S. Buck

It is the little act of kindness that touches our heart and blossom our life with gladness.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

Those who lack courage, can’t be kind for kindness is a state of courage.

— Debasish Mridha

Sometimes when you’re struggling to see kindness in the world, you need to be the creator of it to remind yourself it does exist.

— Truth Devour, Wantin

How to care for intimate apparel? Treat your bras like you’d want a partner to handle your breasts: with kindness and a gentle touch.

— Elisabeth Dale

If your motives aren’t clean, money itself becomes evil. But When we don’t have money enough evil, the world tells us we’re losers. So what determines our place in society is not how much kindness is in our hearts but how much evil is in our wallet.

— Todd McFarlane

All acts of kindness are lights in the war for justice.

— Joy Harjo, The Woman Who Fell from the Sky: Poems

May my thoughts of kindness stretch over like a warm blanket to envelop your being and caress your soul.

— Truth Devour, Wantin

love, real love, comes with three conditions – respect, kindness and trust. It isn’t, and should never be, unconditional.

— Megan Jacobson, The Build-up Season

Yoga is bringing fitness in body, calmness in mind, kindness in heart and awareness in life.

— Amit Ray, Yoga The Science of Well-Being

Wisdom is a true activity of compassion. And so, meditation is the act of loving kindness. It is the activity where loving kindness is applied on all levels.

— Tony Samara

When kindness is your religion, then caring is your prayer.

— Debasish Mridha

The truth, he thought, has never been of any real value to any human being – it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. In human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.

— Graham Greene

A soul without kindness is like a garden without plants and flowers.

— Debasish Mridha

Of all the magic words in existence, words of kindness create the greatest transformation spells.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Slaying Dragons

A little madness shows the way to happiness.A little kindness can heal the sadness.

— Debasish Mridha

If to be truthful is to be cruel, then lying must surely be an act of kindness. And so, kindness is a lie.

— Hikigaya Hachiman

The selfish and self-centered have a hard time being kind, even though you and I know that kindness is a source of relief to the soul.

— Janvier Chouteu-Chando, The Girl on the Trail

War never can bring peace; only understanding, love, kindness and compassion can do that.

— Debasish Mridha

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

— William Wordsworth

Moments of kindness and reconciliation are worth having even if the parting has to come sooner or later.

— Alice Munro

Demonstrating verbal kindness looks better on everyone know matter what the situation. There’s a peace in the heart of the kind person who handles everything with love.

— Ron Baratono

a small amount of kindness can make a large amount of difference

— J. Yates

A simple act of kindness the size of a rice grain can weigh as heavy as a mountain.

— Feroz Bham

Cultivating loving kindness for ourselves is the foundation of real love for our friends and family, for new people we encounter in our daily lives, for all beings and for life itself.

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

With just a little drop of kindness you can water a whole garden.

— Heather Wolf, Kipnuk’s Joke Book for Kiddies

The sun is never denied the light it gives; likewise, you are never denied the kindness you bestow.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

When you have a good heart, kindness becomes a responsibility you take up.

— Ufuoma Apoki, The Return of Lucas

Sleep on it until your thoughts are rational and your tongue is capable of speaking only kindness and truth.

— Toni Sorenson

Animosity does not eradicate animosity. Only by loving kindness is animosity dissolved. This law is ancient and eternal. (attributed to Buddha)

— Ananda Maitreya, The Dhammapada

He was as obsequious as a Japanese ivy plant. Wringing his hands as if he hoped to squeeze the milk of human kindness from his fingernails, …

— Philip Kerr, The One from the Other

Practice loving kindness wherever you may go.

— Heather Wolf, Kipnuk Has a Birthday

Tiny acts of kindness can have BIG results.

— Elizabeth Bourgeret

Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.

— Henry Van Dyke

Why is there such madness in our world? Why can’t we stop it? Why do we hate others? Tolerance, harmony, compassion, and kindness are the beauty of life.

— Debasish Mridha

Beating drums while doing a kindness to someone is a very ugly show of ego!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Death was kind.” He drew a sharp breath. “But no father should have to give such a kindness to his child.

— Mark Lawrence, Prince of Fools

Delegation of kindness is an epidemic of success

— Goitsemang Mvula

OK, in all seriousness, I would say I couldn’t be in a relationship without equality, generosity, integrity, spirit, kindness and humor. And awesomeness.

— Jennifer Aniston

I am deeply in love with the world and its contents. My heartaches when I see any suffering so kindness and altruism is my ultimate way of life.

— Debasish Mridha

Now you may hear songs of kindness From every singing bird And from every dancing heart Let kindness be the part of your being

— Debasish Mridha

We would soon be on our way to war, where mercy is unwise and kindness has no place.

— Andrew Levkoff, A Mixture of Madness

Cause me to hear thy loving kindness in the morning.

— Bible

With kindness you always win.

— Debasish Mridha

I am a pretty emotional person. Any act of kindness or unkindness moves me. When I see a romantic couple sitting by the beach, it moves me. I don’t break down or crack under pressure, but I am just sensitive.

— Nimrat Kaur

Once someone appears to us primarily as an object, kindness has no place to root.

— Sharon Salzberg, The Force of Kindness: Change Your Life with Love & Compassion

Confidence is the beauty, kindness is the charm, style is the uniqueness and fashion is the mask.

— Debasish Mridha

Never be afraid to offer a smile; sure the risk is that a few foolish people may misinterpret your kindness as weakness, but the reward in their error be that at least they cannot blame you because you did show your teeth.

— Johnnie Dent Jr.

What weighs us down is not gravity! A little force of kindness can decelerate depravity.

— Igbinovia Ixrael Lee

If you got on your knees and counted all of the blessings, goodness, grace, favour and kindness in your life, you would find that you would exhaust the whole day and will still have more to share.

— Mensah Oteh

Sometimes it’s easy to lose faith in people. And sometimes one act of kindness is all it takes to give you hope again.

— Randa Abdel-Fattah, Does My Head Look Big In This?

Be kind, for whenever kindness becomes part of something, it beautifies it. Whenever it is taken from something, it leaves it tarnished.

— Mohammad PBUH

She’s into authentic hearts and mind shattering conversations. Good music and quirky art. Weirdness and eccentric people. Love, kindness and genuine souls. She’s into all this and so much more.

— Melody Lee, Moon Gypsy

The beauty of a woman is not in her facial makeup but in the kindness of her soul.

— Debasish Mridha

Setting the intention to practice kindness toward one’s partner or family members or friends does not preclude getting angry or upset.

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

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

— George Prentice

We are a only on this majestic earth for a brief and short period time but of history. Why not use this time in kindness to make humanity a better and brighter place for all❤

— Timothy Pina, Bullying Ben: How Benjamin Franklin Overcame Bullying

I was wrong to insult you, and not only because you are my hosts. I am afraid that I mistook kindness for weakness. My apologies. I stand – only with your aid – profoundly corrected.

— Beth Fantaskey, Jessica’s Guide to Dating on the Dark Side

Your little kindness made the whole world my enemy, but I am not scared.

— M.F. Moonzajer, A moment with God ; Poetry

Just a little loving kindness is sometimes all anyone really needs.

— Heather Wolf, Kipnuk Visits Sea Isle

People spend way too much time with hatred, jealousy, and drama when kindness is so easy. Grab a hold of the good things in life; they’ll take you to places you’ve never been.

— Ron Baratono, The Writings of Ron Baratono

Getting money is not all a man’s business: to cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.

— Samuel Johnson, The Life of Samuel Johnson LL.D. Vol 3

Verily the kindness that gazes upon itself in a mirror turns to stone, And a good deed that calls itself by tender names becomes the parent to a curse

— Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet

Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.

— Franklin D. Roosevelt

Peace begins in the mind with a simple thought of love and kindness for all.

— Debasish Mridha

Love is my religion, kindness is my prayer, forgiveness is my temple, and peace is my abode.

— Debasish Mridha

Extend to each person, no matter how trivial the contact, all the care and kindness and understanding and love that you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again

— Og Mandino

Dress yourself in the silks of benevolence because kindness makes you beautiful.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.

— Emma Goldman

True kindness is an anchor that drops deep into the heart and you feel it while it’s dropping. Meanwhile, untrue kindness is merely a condition of the face.

— C. JoyBell C.

With love in the heart and kindness in the mind, nothing is impossible.

— Debasish Mridha

Use your senses to SEE yourself for who you truly are. SMELL the flowers and become one with nature. TASTE the goodness of God. HEAR the truth. TOUCH the hearts of others with kindness and honest deeds.

— Amaka Imani Nkosazana, Heart Crush

Imagine the greatness this world would know if kindness were as contagious and enduring as the common cold.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Slaying Dragons

I would rather make mistakes in kindness and compassion than work miracles in unkindness and hardness.

— Mother Teresa, A Gift for God: Prayers and Meditations

You only have one heart, but it can love the whole world and still have room to grow kindness in its deepest chamber.

— Debasish Mridha

Love and kindness is the source of courage.

— Debasish Mridha

Little deeds of kindness little words of love Help to make earth happy like the heaven up above.

— Julia A. Fletcher Carney

Love and kindness are the glue that holds us together.

— Debasish Mridha

It could be kindness. Faith felt hollow at the thought. She had needed kindness before, and has received none. Now it was too late, and she did not know what to do with it.

— Frances Hardinge, The Lie Tree

We’re all born with selfish desires, so we can all relate to those feelings in others. But kindness is something made individually by each person…so it’s easy to misunderstand when others are trying to be kind to you.

— Natsuki Takaya, Fruits Basket Ultimate Edition, Vol. 3

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 Til in Heaven the deed appears – Pass it on.

— Rev. Henry Burton

If any morality or ethics does not include kindness as their fundamental ingredient, then they are just an absurdity.

— Debasish Mridha

You know we are living in dangerous time when the act of kindness is revered as an act of heroism.

— Micheline Jean Loui

A moment of kindness can fill your heart with infinite joy.

— Debasish Mridha

The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.

— Oscar Wilde

This is what kindness does, Ms.Albert said. Each little thing we do goes out, like a ripple, into the world.

— Jacqueline Woodson, Each Kindness

Don’t do something for recognition. Do it out of kindness ..because out of giving, it will make you whole and complete.

— Angie karan

They told me adventures were over, so I got off the internet and got on a plane. They told me kindness was a thing of the past, so I spent a year helping others in need. They told me love was dead, so I fell into it. Head over heels.

— Abby Lass

Faced with delicate issue, consider kindness and deference. It’s neither familiarity, indifference nor ire, but a perceived warmth to another soul

— Val Uchendu

The more you give, the more you want to do it—as do others around you. It’s like going to the gym. If you’ve been working out your kindness muscles, you get stronger at it. — Nipun Mehta

— Adam M. Grant, Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success

When you start giving, instead of getting, you make a difference… You can always give a warm smile, a sincere hello, a positive vibe… your concern, your attention, your time, your love, and kindness to those around you.

— Roy Bennett

Mutual caring relationships require kindness and patience, tolerance, optimism, joy in the other’s achievements, confidence in oneself, and the ability to give without undue thought of gain.

— Fred Rogers, The World According to Mister Rogers: Important Things to Remember

No act of kindness deserves a debt in return.

— Erin Forbes, Fire & Ice: The Elementals

In the weeks after 9/11, out of the pain and the fear there arose also grace and gratitude, eruptions of intense kindness that occurred everywhere, a sharp resolve to just be better, bigger, to shed the nonsense, rise to the occasion.

— Nancy Gibbs

Love and kindness are the universal language of all creation.

— Debasish Mridha

Love and kindness have no boundaries or borders.

— Debasish Mridha

A friend recently shared that even if he is in a rough mood, when someone smiles at him it enhances his kindness and encourages him to project a better attitude.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Body Language: 8 Ways to Optimize Non-Verbal Communication for Positive Impact

Leave a legacy of love and kindness for this lovely world.

— Debasish Mridha

Maybe I was a fool to turn my back on him after his warnings, but the bad guys didn’t warn you first. No, the truly wicked ones lured you in with kindness and then blindsided you with their mercilessness.

— Heather Topham Wood, Falling for Autumn

Leave footprints of love and kindness on the seashore of humanity.

— Debasish Mridha

Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.

— Og Mandino

Do all good things with sincerity, even if nobody appreciates, trust me every kindness are always appreciated by the Lord

— Elsa Gadia

At the end of the day, I can’t force any of you to treat people the way you should. But it should be on your conscience that whatever law I pass won’t do much unless each of you takes it upon yourself to show kindness to your fellow citizens.

— Kiera Cass, The Crown

If we all do one random act of kindness daily, we just might set the world in the right direction.

— Martin Kornfeld

Just like small acts of kindness can pave the way for a better world, small acts of corruption open the road for a corrupt world.

— Charbel Tadros

He who sows courtesy reaps friendship and he who plants kindness gathers love.

— Saint Basil

Their eyes were dark and hard and glowing, with no fear in them, no kindness and no guilt.

— Ayn Rand, Anthem

Let our religions unite us for human kindness rather than dividing us on what we believe. Eid Mubarak

— Hockson Floin

Society tends to pin women against each other, but we need to treat each other with kindness and compliment one another instead. Because women’s voices are the strongest when they’re together.

— Normani Kordei

If kindness isn’t your strong suit, then you need to change clothes.

— Donna Marie Timney

But love is strange, as they used to say at the Chameleon Club. Even those of us who value intelligence over appearance have discovered, to our chagrin, that a high IQ doesn’t necessarily translate into kindness or even conscience.

— Francine Prose, Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932

Every kindness we have done is a monument built in our name in the heart of God!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Oh love let me embrace your path, to be remembered in kindness so I may remain immortal

— Micheline Jean Louis

Like a rose bud, my heart always desires to bloom and spread the fragrance of love, beauty, and kindness of mankind.

— Debasish Mridha

There is something akin to freedom in having a lover who has no control over you, except that which he gains by kindness and attachment

— Harriet Jacobs, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Dance through life flinging kindness like shimmering rainbows. Find your bliss by sharing your heart.

— Amy Leigh Mercree

Take love and kindness with you, wherever you go.

— Debasish Mridha

She had needed kindness before, and had received none. Now it was too late, and she did not know what to do with it.

— Frances Hardinge, The Lie Tree

I sometimes get the feeling that he was less pleased by kindness itself than by the elegance of the gesture.

— Donna Tartt, The Secret History

How beautiful a woman can be if kindness is her true beauty.

— Debasish Mridha

When you begin to overlook the routine act of kindness given by a generous & caring soul, you unwittingly halt your blessings

— Bernard Kelvin Clive

Our kindness may be the most persuasive argument for that which we believe.

— Gordon B. Hinckley

Kindness is a source of relief to the soul of the giver, creating a sense of fortitude that is incomprehensible to those who do not know what kindness is all about.

— Janvier Chouteu-Chando, The Girl on the Trail

Manifest kindness to embrace greatness.

— Debasish Mridha

The world tells us to be mean and bitter to survive. But I believe kindness is the very thing that makes us thrive.

— Rachel Hamilton

Nothing comes to our lives without a purpose. Accept it with love and kindness and learn from it.

— Debasish Mridha

I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore there can be any kindness I can show or any good thing I can do to any fellow human being let me do it now.

— William Penn

Practice kindness all day to everybody and you will realize you’re already in heaven now.

— Jack Kerouac, The Portable Jack Kerouac

Unseasonable kindness gets no thanks.

— Thomas Fuller

Be a vessel of forgiveness and kindness in order to be a fountain of peace.

— Debasish Mridha

The smallest act of kindness makes you more beautiful than any expensive dress or make up.

— Debasish Mridha

When your dreams tire they go underground and out of kindness that’s where they stay.

— Libby Houston

If I would be given a chance to rewrite the dictionary, I would flip through the pages so quick and would replace India with, the land where beauty is redefined in itself, kindness has been touched, warmth has been spread and emotions has been felt.

— Magith Noohukhan

Thank God for his loving kindness and tender mercies.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

Oh thee! Lets fill my mind with joy of kindness to make joyful me.Let me see the sufferings and agony.Let me feel the sadness and misery.Still be kind to thee.

— Debasish Mridha

It is unfortunate that for some, kindness is an unwarranted expenditure, compassion an avoidable weakness, and love an unnecessary gamble.

— Wayne Gerard Trotman

Like Mother Theresa, your greatness unfolds by the kindness you show to the weakest members of humanity.

— Debasish Mridha

Tenderness of heart and kindness of the soul are not signs of weakness, but they are signs of inner strength.

— Debasish Mridha

Let kindness reveal your humanity.

— Jeffrey A. White

He that planteth a tree is a servant of God, he provideth a kindness for many generations, and faces that he hath not seen shall bless him.

— Henry Van Dyke

Being present to yourself in love and with kindness is the ultimate gift.

— Amy Leigh Mercree

No matter who’s looking at you, love, honesty, and kindness will always make you beautiful!

— Delano Johnson, Rare Images of Love

Generosity does not come from wealth. Wealth comes from the flowers of kindness and love.

— Debasish Mridha

How wonderful it would be if people did all they could for one other without seeking anything in return! One should never remember a kindness done, and never forget a kindness received.

— Kentetsu Takamori

Buddhism is more a philosophy for living rather than a religion or dogma – it’s about being awake, free from illusions and fear, so that compassion and loving kindness permeates all of our relationships.

— Charlotte Kasl

Whatever possession we gain by our sword cannot be sure or lasting, but the love gained by kindness and moderation is certain and durable.

— Alexander the Great

Stop looking for flaws, and kindness come much more easily.

— Deepak Chopra, Fire in the Heart: A Spiritual Guide for Teens

There’s no use in doing a kindness if you do it a day too late.

— Charles Kingsley

True kindness isn’t something we’re born with. It’s something we have to work at. Not everyone has it. But I think everyone has the potential. Sometimes you just have to look really close before you can tell it’s there.”-Kyoko

— Natsuki Takaya

Renew yourself with love. Wash away all the fear, hatred and societal conformity to create a brand new humanity filled with love, kindness and happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

What he sensed more than anything else was kindness – a kindness of a human and immediate sort. It was surprising how very radical this simple emotion could be.

— Damon Galgut, Arctic Summer

The simplest acts of kindness are by far more powerful then a thousand heads bowing in prayer.

— Mahatma Gandhi

There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem the more likely one will treat others with respect kindness and generosity. People who do not experience self-love have little or no capacity to love others.

— Nathaniel Branden

She might have been born this way, without an empathy gene and other essentials. In that case, she would interpret any kindness as weakness. Among predatory beasts, any display of weakness is an invitation to attack.

— Dean Koontz, Forever Odd

Random acts of kindness show that even amidst the hustle and bustle, Paris inhabitants are more welcoming that their reputation gives them credit for.

— Vicki Lesage, Confessions of a Paris Party Girl

There is no life after death, so offer kindness to all, not in the next life but now.

— Greg M. Epstein, Good Without God: What a Billion Nonreligious People Do Believe

His resonating stare fluttered through my memory, and I shivered. I hadn’t seen kindness in his pupils. I only saw intensity, and, I hated to admit it, but he was beyond intimidating. He was overwhelming. (Jessica)

— Shannon A. Thompson, Minutes Before Sunset

I think women need kindness more than love. When one human being is kind to another it’s a very deep matter.

— Alice Childress

only kindness that raises its headfrom the crowd of the world to sayit is I you have been looking for, and then goes with you everywherelike a shadow or a friend.

— Naomi Shihab Nye, I Feel a Little Jumpy Around You: A Book of Her Poems His Poems Collected in Pairs

Measure your life not by the dimension of your bank account but by the expansion of your kindness and love.

— Debasish Mridha

Sometimes you need to be a little selfish because kindness is seldom appreciated.

— Chirag Tulsiani

Nothing is so much calculated to lead people to forsake sin as to take them by the hand and to watch over them in tenderness. When persons manifest the least kindness and love to me, O what pow’r it has over my mind.

— Joseph Smith Jr.

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.

— Anonymous

My strength is my power of love, my weakness is my kindness for those who suffers.

— Debasish Mridha

A moment of kindness can bring infinite beauty in life.

— Debasish Mridha

Just a little drop of kindness can water a whole garden.

— Heather Wolf

That best portion of a good man’s life His little nameless unremembered acts Of kindness and of love.

— William Wordsworth

For some reason, Beck’s unexpected kindness was hard to bear – it made tears prick my eyes where Jack’s threats hadn’t.

— Maggie Stiefvater, Shiver

If there is no kindness with your rightness, then that is madness.

— Debasish Mridha

My prayer for you is simple. May the power of love be with you. May kindness adorn your heart, and may simplicity find a peaceful place in your thoughts and actions.

— Debasish Mridha

Just words of mercy or touches of kindness can take a sad heart into singing Jesus love me

— John M. Sheehan

Just think how beautiful you can be if kindness is your ornament of beauty.

— Debasish Mridha

Remember death. Even for those who wield great power, life is brief. There is only one way to triumph over death, and that is by making our lives masterpieces. We must seize every opportunity to show kindness and to love fully.

— Dan Brown, Origin

For magic to exist, it must be shared. Always remember to pass along your kindness to others… A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.

— Michael Delaware, Blue and the Magical Forest: The Power of Hopes and Dreams

So at the end of the day, here was what Mike was able to believe in: people.It was people and their kindness the made him feel blessed. It was people who were the heroes, and people who were generous, and people who comforted one another.

— Kaya McLaren, How I Came to Sparkle Again

Practice kindness – particularly when you feel irritated or things are not going well. Kindness hardly ever goes wrong.

— Lewis Richmond, Work as a Spiritual Practice: A Practical Buddhist Approach to Inner Growth and Satisfaction on the Job

The various features and aspects of human life, such as longevity, good health, success, happiness, and so forth, which we consider desirable, are all dependent on kindness and a good heart.

— Dalai Lama XIV

Without kindness there can be no true joy.

— Thomas Carlyle

And suddenly I know I have to go. But this time without being chased by the Brigadier, without experiencing the kindness of a postman from Yass, and without taking along a Cadet who will change the way I breath for the rest of my life.

— Melina Marchetta, On the Jellicoe Road

Paint your life with the colors of kindness so that you may find the true bliss of happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

Be a woman of confidence, not cockiness. Know your boundaries, set no limits. Speak your kindness and turn your back to conformed groups. The only way to be a woman of change in this world, is to walk what you talk and set your own soul free first.

— Nikki Rowe

No truth can cure the sorrow we feel from losing a loved one. No truth, no sincerity, no strength, no kindness can cure that sorrow.

— Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood

Most travel, and certainly the rewarding kind, involves depending on the kindness of strangers, putting yourself into the hands of people you don’t know and trusting them with your life.

— Paul Theroux, Ghost Train to the Eastern Star

You don’t repay kindness with needless cruelty.

— Gloria Naylor, Linden Hills

Sow the seeds of love, kindness and peace.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Kindness expressed to a stranger is kindness expressed to God.

— Virginia Lieto

Needing kindness myself, I am kinder now, and we get on amazingly well. [p. 110]

— Lionel Shriver, We Need to Talk About Kevin

Goal-oriented actions bring success but actions with love and kindness bring happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

Daily love and kindness are the path to a happy life.

— Amy Leigh Mercree

Forgiveness with kindness is the best revenge.

— Debasish Mridha

I’ll try a pagan friend, thought I, since Christian kindness has proved but hollow courtesy.

— Herman Melville

I once overheard someone telling someone else “Don’t confuse kindness with something else.” Even though this was not directed at me, I took heed and never hedged my bets.

— Shawn Michael Severud, Perdida: Essays to Be Read While Intoxicated

Moments of kindness and reconciliation are worth having, even if the parting has to come sooner or later.

— Alice Munro

Annihilate the enemy with acts of kindness only you can afford.

— Suzanne Stroh, Tabou: Sylvie

A heart is a bird which can only hear the song of kindness and love.

— Debasish Mridha

Neither wit nor beauty nor riches can conquer misery, only kindness can.

— Angelos Michalopoulos, The man who has only one truth in him

If love is a flower of non-judgmental actions, then kindness is the fragrance of those flowers.

— Debasish Mridha

I actually think that the most efficacious way of making a difference is to lead by example, and doing random acts of kindness is setting a very good example of how to behave in the world.

— Misha Collins

Well, I’ll tell you something, this wedding is something that I will always, always cherish. It was a show of love and support and kindness like I’d never seen from the people, and that’s who I entertain. I entertain the people.

— Liza Minnelli

I’m not denying their kindness, ” said the Rani. “But after all kindness isn’t the only virtue.

— Aldous Huxley, Island

Do not confuse kindness with weakness. Kindness is a dying art. It is the single most important quality in this world and one which is sorely lacking.

— James Rhodes, Instrumental: A Memoir of Madness, Medication, and Music

When you’re angry and the fire of revenge is burning your mind, that is the best time to practice calmness, forgiveneess, kindness and love

— Debasish Mridha

The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines.

— Charles Kuralt

To help humanity, live with kindness and harmony.

— Debasish Mridha

Sowing seeds of kindness always reaps a crop of heavenly blessings.

— Rebecca Barlow Jordan

Let kindness be the flower of your heart and fragrance of your mind. Let it fill the world with peace, joy and the fragrance of kindness.

— Debasish Mridha

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

— Barbara De Angelis

The cure for everything, is not a medicine, but the pure kindness of acompassionate heart.

— Debasish Mridha

Morality is societal, but kindness is universal. Be kind even if it not always ethical.

— Debasish Mridha

Eradicating a religion of kindness is, I think, a terrible thing for the Chinese to attempt.

— Martin Scorsese

A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.

— John Ruskin

There is no greater intelligence than kindness and empathy.

— Bryant McGill, Voice of Reason

If you’ve raced home after working ten-hour days to get dinner on the table every night for twenty years…you deserve more than absolution from guilt and the kindness you’d give freely to anyone else. You deserve a gold medal.

— Linda Gray, The Road to Happiness is Always Under Construction

Men are fickle creatures, capable of kindness and compassion yet fascinated by the basest atrocities.

— Brian Rathbone, Call of the Herald

How kind you are, North Wind!”I am only just. All kindness is but justice. We owe it.

— George MacDonald, At the Back of the North Wind

Are you full of the Holy Spirit? Then you will be full of mercy, kindness and love.

— Greg Gordon

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

— Sophocles

When we acknowledge our greatness and start living it, when we open our hearts to the natural kindness and caring for all beings that resides within us, all these necessary transformations can begin.

— Ilchi Lee, Change: Realizing Your Greatest Potential

Let your love, care, and kindness speak louder than your words.

— Debasish Mridha

Do not be content with showing friendship in words alone, let your heart burn with loving kindness for all who may cross your path.

— Bahá’u’lláh

To open a closed door, use kindness as your key.

— Debasish Mridha

True kindness is evidence of true courage.

— Debasish Mridha

My life’s message is my kindness and love.

— Debasish Mridha

t wait until you become rich to help somebody, kindness doesn’t always require money

— Charmaine J. Forde

That best portion of a man’s life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love.

— William Wordsworth

Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn’t anyone who doesn’t appreciate kindness and compassion.

— Dalai Lama

Always recompense kindness with hearty love and gratitude.

— Debasish Mridha

Forgiveness is the best gift of love and kindness that we can give to our enemies.

— Debasish Mridha

In matters of love, spread kindness like a flower.

— Debasish Mridha

Cruel blows of fate call for extreme kindness in the family circle.

— Dodie Smith, I Capture the Castle

remember, it’s not what one wears or has in one’s pocketrather it’s what’s in the heart andthe kindness that brings forth..LT

— levi paul taylor

Be winds of kindness and be kind to all.

— Debasish Mridha

Positive emotions like compassion and loving kindness engender in us a deep sense of peace and serenity, and benefits others as well.

— Auliq-Ice

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

— William Penn

Focus on peace not on war.Love, live, share and care. Focus on kindness not on hate.Bliss will flow to open the gate.Focus on joy, not on hurt or fear.The earth will dance, peace to share.

— Debasish Mridha

When kindness is here, hatred disappears. When hatred is here, kindness can never enter.

— Debasish Mridha

Next to love, kindness is the most beautiful thing.

— Debasish Mridha

Always show kindness and love to others. Your words might be filling the empty places in someone’s heart.

— Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass

When I left Tinder, I had no intention of getting back into the dating industry. What I ultimately wanted to do was start this contagious complimentary social network, where kindness was at the helm.

— Whitney Wolfe

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don’t judge anything. If you have to judge, judge with kindness and love.

— Debasish Mridha

The aurora of humanity will begin when we learn that love is our only power and kindness is our ineffable religion.

— Debasish Mridha

Wisdom is the ultimate source of kindness and happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

Every day kindness can change many hearts.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

— Joseph Joubert

Close your eyes, forget everything that hurts you and dream love, kindness and compassion.

— M.F. Moonzajer

A genuinely caring heart always find kindness and happiness to share.

— Debasish Mridha

Love and kindness are most precious where there is endless suffering.

— Debasish Mridha

The energy of mindfulness has the element of friendship and loving kindness in it.

— Thich Nhat Hanh

Our own random acts of kindness allow us to receive a gift each day in our hearts.

— Ron Baratono

Power of softness and kindness are the greatest.

— Debasish Mridha

The more you are kind, the more kindness you will find.

— Debasish Mridha

Fill your heart with kindness and forgiveness, there will be no stress, anger, or bitterness.

— Debasish Mridha

We enjoy observing kindness and compassion in others

— while we act as evils.

Scatter seeds of kindness everywhere you go Scatter bits of courtesy-watch them grow and grow. Gather buds of friendship keep them till full-blown You will find more happiness than you have ever known.

— Amy R. Raabe

And isn’t love between two people better than hatred, in this world of violence and mourning? There seemed to me a fragile kindness in their love that survived through this poisonous war. Even though one of them hadn’t.

— Jennifer Ryan, The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir

To look at the work of your peers, and learn how to explain with kindness and precision, the nature of their mistakes is, in fact, how you learn to diagnose your own work.

— Steve Almond

Sometimes it’s easy to walk by because we know we can’t change someone’s whole life in a single afternoon. But what we fail to realize it that simple kindness can go a long way toward encouraging someone who is stuck in a desolate place.

— Mike Yankoski

– I believe in unlimited discovery and achievement.- I believe that dreams can become reality.- I believe in true love.- I believe in kindness and intelligence.- I trust life, regardless.

— Elysse Poetis, The Mind of a Poetess

We must each achieve greater individual consciousness and self-knowledge, and project mindful kindness toward everything and everyone.

— Bryant McGill, Voice of Reason

For he did not seem to know any way to do a person a kindness but by killing him.

— Mark Twain, The Mysterious Stranger

Let it be said…that it was our generation that truly made a difference and that it was our guiding lights of love, peace and kindness that helped us.

— Timothy Pina, Bullying Ben: How Benjamin Franklin Overcame Bullying

Whatever you sow, you will reap. Sow the seeds of love, kindness and peace.

— Lailah Gifty Akita

Nice is a little word with a big meaning. How many times did your mother say, “Just be nice?” It’s basic manners, yet in our negative world today people often neglect to extend random acts of kindness and simple acts of courtesy.

— Susan C. Young, The Art of Action: 8 Ways to Initiate & Activate Forward Momentum for Positive Impact

Just one act of kindness can change someone’s whole world.

— Heather Wolf, Kipnuk Has a Birthday

Gossip is an idle talk that makes you look worse than the person you are talking about, and people tend to have more confidence in the person you talked about when they get tired of your gossip. Speak with love and kindness or don’t speak at all.

— Uzoma Nnadi

When kindness comes at the expense of truth, it is not a kindness worth having. And when generosity leads to silence or abuse, it is not a generosity worth giving.

— Rachel Simmons, The Curse of the Good Girl: Raising Authentic Girls with Courage and Confidence

Extend to each person, no matter how trivial the contact, all the care and kindness and understanding and love that you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.

— Og Mandino

That was why she was happy. He now knew that happiness ad kindness went together. There was not one without the other. For Jean-Guy it was a struggle. For Annie it seemed natural.

— Louise Penny, The Long Way Home

That was when I learned that kindness could break a heart just as sure as meanness. The difference was the kindness made that broken heart softer. Meanness just made the heart want to be hard.

— Susie Finkbeiner, A Cup of Dust: a Novel of the Dust Bowl

It is not kindness to tell patients that need strong medicine that nothing serious is wrong with them.

— Cornelius Van Til

He was in love, and never had he felt such kindness towards another person.

— Ann Patchett, Bel Canto

To find inner peace, exercise kindness and compassion.

— Debasish Mridha

A little caring, a little love, and a little kindness can give you joy and bring enduring happiness.

— Debasish Mridha

You can’t teach kindness with a whip, Janus.

— Chris Lester, Whispers in the Wood

Some men are more easily broken by kindness than censure.

— Patrick W. Carr, A Cast of Stones

The richest man is he who lives simply but has an abundance of love and kindness to give away.

— Debasish Mridha

When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace.

— Dalai Lama XIV

It’s also selfish because it makes you feel good when you help others. I’ve been helped by acts of kindness from strangers. That’s why we’re here, after all, to help others.

— Carol Burnett

From spending ten years in hell and coming to this regime of kindness was a shock. It was so much of a shock, it was unbelievable. I was like an untamed animal, I couldn’t accept it and I just wouldn’t accept it.

— Stephen Richards, Harry’s Fight: Harry Marsden – From Catholic Care Home Abuse To Gangster To Good Fellow

He gives me a little shrug, like, of course, why else? And at this point, I really have no right to be surprised by people’s capacity for kindness and generosity, but still, I am. I’m floored every time.

— Gayle Forman, Just One Day

But sometimes this hatred broke like a wave, unexplainably collapsing under its own weight, and before it would begin to well up again, she suddenly felt nothing but pure compassion for him, a kindness and forgiveness that almost broke her heart.

— Sana Krasikov, One More Year

Be kind. Only feelings of kindness can purify our ever judgemental minds.

— Debasish Mridha

Whether you call yourself a Christian, a Jew, a Muslim, a Hindu or an Atheist, if you have kindness in your heart and compassion in your act, you are on the right path of religion.

— Abhijit Naskar, Illusion of Religion: A Treatise on Religious Fundamentalism

It is still breathtaking to me to watch people bring love, preciousness and kindness to their inner world, allowing the light of God to shine through their eyes so that the beauty of their soul can come forth.

— Debbie Ford

Let happiness bloomIn the freshness of your mind, In the gentle wind of your thoughts.On the ground of kindness and compassion.

— Debasish Mridha

Loving kindness is the practice of offering to oneself and others wishes to be happy, peaceful, healthy, strong

— Sharon Salzberg, Real Love: The Art of Mindful Connection

He was funny and charming, but also kind. It seemed the older she got, the more she appreciated kindness in people.

— Susan Mallery, All Summer Long

Choosing kindness is the ultimate expression of evolved consciousness. Grow by being kind.

— Amy Leigh Mercree

Sometimes people don’t trust the force of kindness. They think love or compassion or kindness will make you weak and kind of stupid and people will take advantage of you you won’t stand up for other people.

— Sharon Salzberg

Each small kindness given or received is evidence that life is worthwhile.

— Donald Altman

A good story is always written with the tears of tragedies and triumphs, and the love and kindness of our lives.

— Debasish Mridha

Where was the line between compassion and foolishness, kindness and weakness? And that was from her position. From theirs, it might be a line between mercy and cruelty, consideration and callousness.

— Rohinton Mistry, A Fine Balance

Respond with love and kindness even to hurtful treatment.

— Debasish Mridha

Be kind to people whether they deserve your kindness or not. If your kindness reaches the deserving good for you if your kindness reaches the undeserving take joy in your compassion.

— James Fadiman, Essential Sufism

How beautiful it is to hug someone with kindness when he is trying to hurt you!

— Debasish Mridha

You can choose a ready guide in some celestial voice. If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice. You can choose from phantom fears and kindness that can kill. I will choose a path thats clear. I will choose Freewill.

— Neil Peart

It’s full of worth and goodness too with manly kindness blent It’s worth a million dollars and it doesn’t cost a cent.

— Wilbur D. Nesbit

I’ve been searching for ways to heal myself, and I’ve found that kindness is the best way.

— Lady Gaga

The darkness of life cannot hide the light of kindness that shines from the heart.

— Debasish Mridha