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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Basil of Caesarea
    Basil of Caesarea
    Greek bishop of Caesarea Mazaca in Cappadocia 330-379
    Basil of Caesarea
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    He who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.
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