Quotes About Kindness
“I don’t yell at people, I don’t mistreat people. I don’t talk down to people, so no one else in this building, in this vicinity, has the right to do it.”
“All ambitions are lawful except those which climb upward upon the miseries and credulities of mankind.”
“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.”
“Even the smallest tender mercy can bring peace when recognized and appreciated.”
“Remember, there’s no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.”
“I think probably kindness is my number one attribute in a human being. I’ll put it before any of the things like courage or bravery or generosity or anything else.”
“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.”
“Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.”
“What we all have in common is an appreciation of kindness and compassion; all the religions have this. Love. We all lean towards love.”
“Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people.”
No life can be ideal without kindness. In wider society and in popular culture, kindness has been replaced in modern times by a drive to achieve, to succeed at all costs. There is a sense these days that personal success must be paid for by the failure of others. That more for you must mean less for someone else.
We must resist this attitude with all our strength, and the best way to counter cruelty or heartlessness in the world is by encouraging kindness everywhere we can.
Feel free to dip into this curated collection of quotations about kindness.