Best Kindness Quotes
Quotations By Famous People

These kindness quotes are great to include in greeting cards. Just choose one of these quotes on kindness and handwrite it on the inside of the card just below your note to the recipient.

You could also print it on a piece of paper, trim the edges with a pair of decorative scissors. Then apply glue and paste it inside the card on the left. - 

kindness quotesQuote by Mother Theresa

Various Uses For Quotes

In Greeting Cards

I love to make my own greeting cards. So if I want to use any of these kindness words in my handmade cards, I will first print a quote on a piece of cards tock, then mount it onto the front of a folded blank card.

To make the handmade card more fanciful, I usually create some decorative designs using card making or scrapbooking embellishments around the quotation. Above is a card I made using a quote by Mother Theresa and embellished with three buttons.

It is not how much you do, but how much love you put into the doing that matters.

- Mother Theresa

As Part Of Your Signature

You can also use these kindness quotations in your signature file for all your outgoing emails, in letters to friends, scrapbooks, faithbooks or journals, sermons, or bible lessons on compassion and Christian kindness.

There are unlimited uses for these kindness words.

Kindness Quotes

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

- Aesop

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

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be silly. Be honest. Be kind. 

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

- Samuel Johnson

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

- Benjamin Franklin

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

- Washington Irving

Kindness goes a long ways lots of times when it ought to stay at home.

- Kin Hubbard

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

I prefer you to make mistakes in kindness than work miracles in unkindness.

- Mother Teresa

Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.

- Confucius


More Kindness Quotes

Kind words, kind looks, kind acts and warm handshakes, these are means of grace when men in trouble are fighting their unseen battles

- John Hall

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

- Neil Strait

Kindness has converted more sinners than zeal, eloquence, or learning.

- Frederick W. Faber

Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.

- Joseph Joubert

I choose kindness... I will be kind to the poor, for they are alone. Kind to the rich, for they are afraid. And kind to the unkind, for such is how God has treated me. 

- Max Lucado

A 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 H. Spurgeon

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

- Seneca

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

- Mark Twain

The best portion of a good man's life, 

His little, nameless, unremembered acts, 

Of kindness and of love. 

- William Wordsworth

The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth.

- Albert Einstein

Too often we underestimate 

the power of a touch, a smile, 

a kind word, a listening ear, 

an honest compliment, 

or the smallest act of caring, 

all of which have the potential

to turn a life around.

- Leo Buscaglia

You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.

- John Wooden

Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find out.

- Frank A. Clark

Kindness Quotes from Various Cultures

Blessed is he who speaks a kindness; 
Thrice blessed is he who repeats it. 

- Arabian Proverb

A kind word is like a spring day.

- Russian Proverb

Kindness begets kindness?

- Greek Proverb

Kindness Quotes by Unknown Authors

Kindness, like a boomerang, always returns.

The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.

As soon as I find more quotes on kindness, I will add them here.

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