The kindness quotes on this page will remind you of the importance of paying it forward. When you're feeling down, one of the best things you can do is do some small unexpected act of kindness for someone else. Doing good lifts your spirits and shows the universe your gratitude.
Read the quotes about kindness below and ask yourself how you can act on them and do something for someone in your life. Inspire others to do the same by sharing your story below. Let's create a world in which everyone feels the responsibility to pay it forward. Cleveland Amory once said, "What this world needs is a new kind of army: an army of the kind. Join our army by sharing your acts of kindness and by sending a link to this page to others. Your life is a miracle and the good people in it help make it so.
Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun
makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding,
mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.
~ Albert Schweitzer
Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear
and the blind can read.
~ Mark Twain
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No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind
action leads to another. Good example is followed.
A single act of kindness throws out roots in all
directions, and the roots spring up and make new
trees. The greatest work that kindness does to
others is that it makes them kind themselves.
~ Amelia Earhart
If we make our goal to live a life of compassion and
unconditional love, then the world will indeed become
a garden where all kinds of flowers can bloom and grow.
~ Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
Kindness can become its own motive. We are made
by being kind.
If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the
worst kind of heart trouble.
~ Bob Hope
Good character is the best tombstone. Those who
loved you and were helped by you will remember
you when forget-me-nots have withered. Carve your
name on hearts, not on marble.
~ Charles Spurgeon
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples;
no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our
own heart is our temple; the philosophy is
~ Dalai Lama
Today, give a stranger one of your smiles. It might
be the only sunshine he sees all day.
H. Jackson Brown
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Quotes about Kindness
Today, I bent the truth to be kind and I have no regret for
I am far surer of what is kind than I am of what is true.
~ Robert Brault
Never look down on anybody unless you're helping
~ Jesse Jackson
The only way to tell the truth is to speak with kindness.
Only the words of a loving man can be heard.
~ Henry David Thoreau
A fellow who does things that count, doesn't usually need
to stop to count them.
~ Albert Einstein
Treat everyone with politeness, even those who are
rude to you, not because they are nice, but because
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never
know how soon it will be too late.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
The only people with whom you should try to get even
are those who have helped you.
~ John Southard
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 reward. Your life will never be the same.
~ Og Mandino
Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness.
Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.
~ Scott Adams
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.
~Henry Burton, Pass It On
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