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  Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.  
 -  Mark Twain
  

  Kindness is wisdom.  
 -  Philip James Bailey
  

  No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.  
 -  Sade Adu
  

  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
  

  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 kindness.  
 -  Dalai Lama
  

  Today we are afraid of simple words like goodness and mercy and kindness. We don't believe in the good old words because we don't believe in good old values anymore. And that's why the world is sick.  
 -  Lin Yutang
  

  My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.  
 -  Dalai Lama
  

  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
  

  When you are kind to others, it not only changes you, it changes the world.  
 -  Harold Kushner
  

  The kindness and affection from the public have carried me through some of the most difficult periods, and always your love and affection have eased the journey.  
 -  Princess Diana
  

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

  Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.  
 -  Princess Diana
  

  f we're destroying our trees and destroying our environment and hurting animals and hurting one another and all that stuff, there's got to be a very powerful energy to fight that. I think we need more love in the world. We need more kindness, more compassion, more joy, more laughter. I definitely want to contribute to that.  
 -  Ellen DeGeneres
  

  Here are the values that I stand for: honesty, equality, kindness, compassion, treating people the way you want to be treated and helping those in need. To me, those are traditional values.  
 -  Ellen DeGeneres
  

  A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there can be no true joy.  
 -  Thomas Carlyle
  

  Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.  
 -  Lao Tzu
  

  People will never know how far a little kindness can go.  
 -  Rachel Scott
  

  The catch phrase for the day is 'Do an act of kindness. Help one person smile.'  
 -  Harvey Ball
  

  Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.  
 -  Scott Adams
  

  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
  

  To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.  
 -  Paulo Coelho
  

  Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.  
 -  Mother Teresa
  

  There's no use doing a kindness if you do it a day too late.  
 -  Charles Kingsley
  

  Kindness is difficult to give away because it keeps coming back.  
 -  Plato
  

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

  Ignorant kindness may have the effect of cruelty; but to be angry with it as if it were direct cruelty would be an ignorant unkindness.  
 -  George Eliot
  

  Be generous with kindly words, especially about those who are absent.  
 -  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
  

  Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.  
 -  Robert G. Ingersoll
  

  The unexpected kindness of strangers when you're having a stressful day just makes everything a little easier.  
 -  Lacey Chabert
  

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

  Be kind, for everyone is fighting their battle too.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Kindness in women, not their beauteous looks, shall win my love.  
 -  Washington Irving
  

  He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.  
 -  Benjamin Franklin
  

  Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.  
 -  Plato
  

  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
  

  The Bible calls us to love our neighbors, and to do justice and love kindness, not to indiscriminately kill one another.  
 -  Adam Hamilton
  

  Kindness is wisdom.  
 -  Philip James Bailey
  

  Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.  
 -  Blaise Pascal
  

  Men are more prone to revenge injuries than to requite kindness.  
 -  Thomas Fuller
  

  Unseasonable kindness gets no thanks.  
 -  Thomas Fuller
  

  Kindly words do not enter so deeply into men as a reputation for kindness.  
 -  Mencius
  

  The first thing a kindness deserves is acceptance, the second, transmission.  
 -  George MacDonald
  

  Kindness in ourselves is the honey that blunts the sting of unkindness in another.  
 -  Anne Herbert
  

  Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.  
 -  Samuel Johnson
  

  The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.  
 -  Aesop
  

  Not always actions show the man; we find who does a kindness is not therefore kind.  
 -  Alexander Pope
  

  When there are multiple versions of a story, you really have three ways to go. You can pick the most sensational version. You can try to balance things in your gut to get to what you think is the honest truth. Or you can err on the side of kindness.  
 -  Walter Isaacson
  

  Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.  
 -  Theodore Isaac Rubin
  

  Practice random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty.  
 -  Anne Herbert
  

  There is a rollicking kindness that looks like malice.  
 -  Friedrich Nietzsche
  

  I'm a big believer in acts of kindness, no matter how small.  
 -  Liam Neeson
  

  Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.  
 -  Confucius
  

  I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.  
 -  Tennessee Williams
  

  When you are young you take the kindness people show you as your right.  
 -  W. Somerset Maugham
  

  Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.  
 -  Joseph Joubert
  

  Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.  
 -  Robert G. Ingersoll
  

  I admire the fact that the central core of Buddhist teaching involves mindfulness and loving kindness and compassion.  
 -  Ron Reagan
  

  A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.  
 -  Washington Irving
  

  Be kind to unkind people. They need it most.  
 -  Unknown
  

  That is what has happened to the United States in the international economic scene. We have deteriorated into a debtor status so that we are now dependent upon the kindness of strangers. That is not where the world's leading power should find itself.  
 -  Paul Sarbanes
  

  Don't mistake my kindness for weakness.I am kind to everyone,but when someone is unkind to me,weak is not what you are going to remember about me.  
 -  Al Capone
  

  Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.  
 -  Mike Tyson
  

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

  Kindness can become its own motive. We are made kind by being kind.  
 -  Eric Hoffer
  

  Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.  
 -  Albert Schweitzer
  

  Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.  
 -  Albert Schweitzer
  

  Kindness in giving creates love.  
 -  Lao Tzu
  

  Guard well within yourself that treasure, kindness. Know how to give without hesitation, how to lose without regret, how to acquire without meanness.  
 -  George Sand
  

  A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.  
 -  Tom Ward
  

  Kindness is more than deeds. It is an attitude, an expression, a look, a touch. It is anything that lifts another person.  
 -  Plato
  

  Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness.  
 -  Sophocles
  

  Kindness is always fashionable.  
 -  Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  

  Detroit is a place where we've had it pretty tough. But there is a generosity here and a well of kindness that goes deep.  
 -  Mitch Albom
  

  To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life.  
 -  Samuel Johnson
  

  There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity.  
 -  Nathaniel Branden
  

  True popularity comes from acts of kindness rather than acts of stupidity.  
 -  Bo Bennett
  

  What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?  
 -  Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  

  The kindness I have longest remembered has been of this sort, the sort unsaid; so far behind the speaker's lips that almost it already lay in my heart. It did not have far to go to be communicated.  
 -  Henry David Thoreau
  

  Kindness is a brief preface to ten volumes of exaction.  
 -  Ambrose Bierce
  

  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
  

  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
  

  Kindness is the cause of all anxiety.  
 -  Conrad Burns
  

  Write injuries in sand, kindnesses in marble.  
 -  French proverb