Kindness Quotes

Like kindness, a smile from the heart not only purifies the human mind but also illumines the human heart.

Sri Chinmoy

The very nature of kindness 
Is to spread.  
If you are kind to others,
Today they will be kind to you,
And tomorrow to somebody else.

Sri Chinmoy

Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not. 

~Samuel Johnson

There is one word which may serve as a rule of practice for all one’s life – reciprocity. 


Don’t wait for people to be friendly, show them how. 

 ~Author Unknown

When I was young, I admired clever people.  Now that I am old, I admire kind people. 

 ~Abraham Joshua Heschel

If we should deal out justice only, in this world, who would escape?  No, it is better to be generous, and in the end more profitable, for it gains gratitude for us, and love. 

 ~Mark Twain

Kindness in words creates confidence, kindness in thinking creates profoundness, kindness in feeling creates love.

~Lao Tzu

 Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly

~ Mother Teresa