61 Kindness Quotes

The world could use more kindness. Let these kindness quotes inspire you and set an example for others to follow. act of affection or goodwill, consideration, and thoughtfulness.

The definition of kindness is 'the quality of being friendly, generous, and considerate.' Other words that describe what kindness are: 'affection, gentleness, courtesy, goodwill, goodness, humanity, patience, sweetness, tolerance, understanding, unselfishness." I believe this quality is within all of us. When we consciously think about being kind we have no problem doing it. But sometimes in our busy, hectic lives, it is the last thing we think about. Put it in the front of your mind, remind yourself daily that kindness can make the world a better place.


    Best Kindness Quotes

  1. Perhaps more than any other factor, kindness gives meaning and value to our life, raises us above our troubles and our battles, and makes us feel good about ourselves.
    Piero Ferrucci, The Power of Kindness
    Best Quotes



  2. Through the kindness we bestow on others and through the kindness others bestow upon us ó we help keep each other afloat in the stormy seas of life.
    Orly Wahba, Kindness Boomerang
    Inspirational Quotes about Life and Struggles



  3. When youíre young, kindness gives you the wisdom of an old soul. And when you get a little older, kindness can keep you young.
    Stephen G. Post, Ph.D.
    Wisdom Quotes



  4. Kindness is love in action.
    Tara Cousineau PhD, . The Kindness Cure
    Love Quotes



  5. Start the new year by resolving to look for opportunities to extend kindness to others, even in small ways.
    Kristin Demery, The One Year Daily Acts of Kindness Devotional
    New Year Quotes



  6. "Kindness and compassion are qualities that live within all of us. You don't buy them or own them -you live them."
    Mary Brantley, The Gift of Loving-Kindness
    Compassion Quotes



  7. "A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love."
    Rock Bankole, How to Be Happy
    Friendship Quotes



  8. Kindness, not judgment, is a far better remedy in healing ills.
    Eleze "Lisa" Thomas-McMillan, Living Fulfilled
    Judgemental Quotes



  9. "What goes around comes around and your kindness is usually appreciated by people who also reflect approval which is helpful to your self-esteem.
    Nathan Smart, Self Confidence
    Self Esteem Quotes



  10. To experience a kindness not only makes a person feel valued but it also plants a seed of kindness within them so that, eventually, they will become another who shows kindness.
    Catherine Pulsifer, Pass It On
    Experience Quotes



  11. Kindness is just love with its work boots on.
    Victoria Moran, Fat, Broke and Lonely No More
    Funny Quotes



  12. The time you take and the power of your words - how you say them, what words you choose to use, and when to speak these words. These words can be ones that ridicule, make fun of, chastise, or ones that provide encouragement, praise or demonstrate kindness.
    Byron Pulsifer
    Words of Encouragement



  13. Short Kindness Quotes

  14. Share your kindness with the world, and see what happens!
    Barb Walters, Kindness Grows
    Sharing Quotes



  15. Kindness implies the recognition of being of the same nature as others, being of a kind, in kinship.
    Penelope Campling, BJPsych Bulletin
    Short Quotes



  16. You will never have a completely bad day if you show kindness at least once.
    Greg Henry Quinn
    Good Day Quotes



  17. How might your relationships with others change if you responded with kindness?
    Corey Gladwell, The Human Experience
    Relationship Quotes



  18. Without cruelty, we would not know kindness.
    Rosemary Peck, The Little Book of Tough Self Love
    Jealousy Quotes



  19. Show kindness and compassion to the people around you.
    D.D. Tai, Mind: How To Pleasure Your Mind Everyday
    Short Positive Quotes



  20. Give yourself some kindness today until you're filled and pass it on.
    Lori Hil, 5 Gifts to Give Yourself
    Short Graduation Quotes



  21. Kindness and helping others will return to you when you least expect it, and maybe when you need it.
    Catherine Pulsifer
    Helping Others Quotes



  22. We treat people with kindness because itís the right thing to do.
    Galit Breen, Kindness Wins
    Short Inspirational Quotes



  23. How beautiful a day can be when kindness touches it.
    George Elliston
    Beautiful



  24. Teaching kids good manners is teaching them about kindness, consideration and respect.
    Claire Stranberg, Raising Kids With Good Manners
    Teacher



  25. I have always felt that kindness is love made visible.
    Bronnie Ware
    Short Love Quotes



  26. Recognize the inherent value of every team member, and treat them with kindness and consideration.
    Philip West, Self-Help Box Set
    Teamwork



  27. Kindness is an electrical spark of life that runs through all kingdoms and has a reciprocal action when shown to others.
    Joe Hayes
    Action Quotes



  28. Patience, kindness, and acceptance are often hard to find, and admitting when you're lacking in those areas can be even more difficult.
    Tina Samples; Dave Samples, Messed Up Men of the Bible
    Patience Quotes



  29. How would your week have been different if you did everything with love and kindness?
    Tina Nies, 40 Day LoveFest for You
    Monday Quotes



  30. Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolutions.
    Kahlil Gibran
    Quotes about Strength and Courage



  31. Inspirational Kindness Quotes

  32. Kindness, especially when it is not the expected response to a situation, is how I tangibly reveal Christís love in action.
    Kristin Demery, The One Year Daily Acts of Kindness Devotional
    Quotes About God's Love



  33. Kindness makes the world a better place. When we do something for someone else without expecting anything in return it makes people happy.
    Giovanna Tucker, Random Acts of Kindness
    Happy



  34. ...bt simply being kind, youíll jump-start a ripple effect of good deeds.
    Adams Media, Simple Acts of Kindness
    Good



  35. I made it a goal to do random acts of kindness every month for the year. I learned a lot about stepping out of my comfort zone, looking for people in need and doing things without expectations, just because.
    Mique Provost, Make & Share Random Acts of Kindness
    Goals



  36. The love, kindnesses, and value we have given authentically to others will be our remaining treasures at the end of life.
    Steve Brunkhorst
    Death



  37. Often we forget the importance of kindness and it's time to bring this back into your life because that leads to moments when you appreciate life more than you can ever imagine.
    Nathan Smart, Self Confidence
    Appreciation Quotes



  38. It doesn't matter what religion you believe in, how old you are, what color your skin is, if you're male or female, or what corner of the earth you live on - kindness is a universal language that everyone can speak.
    Michael J. Chase, am I being kind
    Inspirational Quotes



  39. When you are focused on your partner's good qualities and show them the same kindness, warmth, respect and generosity of spirit that you would your best friend, your relationship has the greatest chance of not just surviving but thriving into its later years.
    Sophie Winters, It's Not You It's Us
    Generosity Quotes



  40. People say there are no more miracles, that God does not exist. But just look at Christmas - a time when people express kindness, a time when the world stops and actually has peace, a time when people share with others - a miracle, part of God's plan!
    Catherine Pulsifer
    Christmas Quotes



  41. There is absolutely no reason to be kind - except for the fact that sincere kindness gets rewarded with the warm sensation of contentment in witnessing the happiness you've given others.
    Antony Richard Pearson, How To Achieve Goals
    Inspirational Messages



  42. Every time someone out there does something nice for you, make it a point to tell him or her just how grateful you are for the same.
    Adam Richards, Habits: 41 Habits To An Extraordinary Life
    Grateful Quotes



  43. ... kindness needs practice. Just as a tree doesn't strengthen its roots the night of the storm, you can't develop kindness overnight; you'll have to practice it in the littlest experiences - to the moth visiting your home, the telemarketer who trespasses into your peace, and the airline agent who botches your flight booking. With practice, you'll become instinctively kind; kindness will become effortless and will require no active thought.
    Amit Sood, Immerse: A 52-Week Course in Resilient Living
    Practice



  44. Our kindness towards another propagates across a network of individuals, just as a hostile relation can span generations.
    John Shea, Strategic Empathy
    Influence



  45. Kindness: what a strange word to find on anybody's lips these days. It is like a style in clothes which is no longer worn, or like a musty language no longer spoken . . . Nevertheless, it has a way of returning every now and then to earth . . . and there is kindness again, nestling stubbornly in people's hearts, lifting a small peaceful voice, ready for the millennium.
    Robert Nathan
    Peace Quotes



  46. When you show people kindness and respect, despite petty differences, you are bringing positive vibes into your life and into the lives of others.
    Jason Scotts, Mental Strength and Positive Attitude
    Respect Quotes



  47. I believe that alongside our natural ability to empathise with others, we also have a need for others' kindness, which runs like a thread throughout our whole life.
    Tim Cahill, The Kindness of Strangers
    Empathy Quotes



  48. This river of kindness flows through each and every one of us, connecting us. Because kindness is more than just medicine. The act of giving and receiving is where the real magic of human connection occurs.
    Leon Logothesis, The Kindness Diaries
    Giving Quotes



  49. Famous Kindness Quotes

  50. Kindness extended, received, or observed beneficially impacts the physical health and feelings of everyone involved.
    Wayne Dyer, The Invisible Force
    Feeling



  51. Life is short but there is always time for courtesy.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Famous Quotes About Life



  52. Benevolence has no guarantee of return.
    Max Lucado
    Inspirational Sayings



  53. Little kindness and courtesies are so important.
    Stephen Covey
    Words of Encouragement for Kids



  54. Kindness is the only service that will stand the storm of life and not wash out. It will wear well and will be remembered long after the prism of politeness or the complexion of courtesy has faded away.
    Abraham Lincoln
    Cute Life Quotes



  55. Being in a hurry is always the death of kindness. The busier you get, the less loving you will be.
    Rick Warren
    Famous Love Quotes



  56. Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.
    Robert Green Ingersoll
    Sunshine



  57. 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
    Life Changing Quotes



  58. Kindness in giving creates love.
    Lao Tzu
    Quotes about Love and Life



  59. Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
    Seneca
    Opportunity



  60. I've learned that whenever I decide something with kindness, I usually make the right decision. - age 66
    H. Jackson Brown, Jr
    Quotes on Life Lessons



  61. Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together.
    Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Positive Life Quotes



  62. The greatest things in life - truth, creativity, imagination, love, kindness, compassion -are already inside us, and they're all free.
    Yanni
    Great Quotes About Life



  63. 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
    Progress



  64. If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
    Dalai Lama
    Happiness Quotes


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