Quotes: kindness

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  • Graham Greene
    Graham Greene
    English writer 1904-
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    In human relationships, kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.
  • C. Neil Strait
    C. Neil Strait
    American priest and author 1934-2003
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    Kindness is more than deeds. It is an attitude, an expression, a look, a touch. It is anything that lifts another person.
  • Basil of Caesarea
    Basil of Caesarea
    Greek bishop of Caesarea Mazaca in Cappadocia 330-379
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    A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
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    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.
  • Robert Green Ingersoll
    Robert Green Ingersoll
    American lawyer, a Civil War veteran and politician 1833-1899
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    Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.
  • John Ruskin
    John Ruskin
    English art critic 1819-1900
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    A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.

  • A mistake made by many people with great convictions is that they will let nothing stand in the way of their views, not even kindness.
  • Joseph Joubert
    Joseph Joubert
    French writer 1754-1824
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    A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
  • William Arthur Ward
    William Arthur Ward
    American writer and poet 1921-1994
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    A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.
  • George D. Prentice
    George D. Prentice
    American newspaper editor 1802-1870
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    A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain, while witty sayings are as easily lost as the pearls slipping from a broken string.
  • Albert Schweitzer
    Albert Schweitzer
    German theologian and doctor 1875-1965
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    Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.
  • Brene Brown
    Brene Brown
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    First and foremost, we need to be the adults we want our children to be. We should watch our own gossiping and anger. We should model the kindness we want to see.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Good breeding, a union of kindness and independence.
  • Henry van Dyke
    Henry van Dyke
    American Protestant Clergyman and Writer 1852--1933
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    Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged.
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