Kindness Quotes and Sayings
If you don’t give people what you have, certainly you wouldn’t give them the things you wish you had.
Dare to share for to give is to truly live.
One kind word can warm three winter months.
– Japanese proverb
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
Give what you have. To someone, it may be better than you dare to think.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Giving is the highest expression of potency. In the very act of giving, I experience my strength, my wealth, my power. This experience of heightened vitality and potency fills me with joy. I experience myself as overflowing, spending, alive, hence as joyous. Giving is more joyous than receiving, not because it is a deprivation, but because in the act of giving lies the expression of my aliveness.
– Erich Fromm
Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight: always try to be a little kinder than is necessary?
– James Matthew Barrie
More than cleverness, we need kindness and gentleness.
– Charlie Chaplin
When someone is counting out gold for you, don’t look at your hands, or the gold. Look at the giver.
Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect.