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Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows

“Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolutions.”-  Kahlil Gibran

“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

“Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.” – Robert Green Ingersoll

“The first thing a kindness deserves is acceptance, the second, transmission.” – George MacDonald

“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

“Always remember that to argue, and win, is to break down the reality of the person you are arguing against. It is painful to lose your reality, so be kind, even if you are right.” – Haruki Murakami

“Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations.” – Paramahansa Yogananda

“Kindness and politeness are not overrated at all. They’re underused.” – Tommy Lee Jones

“Whatever point of view you have, there’s another.” – Jack Kornfield

“Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.” – Saint Francis de Sales

“Harshness and unkindness are relative. The appearance of them may be the fruits of the greatest kindness.” – William Godwin

“There is no substitute for kindness in the home. This lesson I learned from my father. He always listened to my mother’s advice. As a result, he was a better, wiser, and kinder man.” – Joseph B. Wirthlin

“Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.” – Samuel Johnson

“To repay evils with kindness is the religion I was taught to practise, and this will forever be my rule.” – John James Audubon

“Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain

“I like kindness. Who doesn’t? Life is definitely too short for self-centered, abusive people.” – Ellen Greene

“I’m a big believer in acts of kindness, no matter how small.” – Liam Neeson

“Just imagine how different the world could be if we all spoke to everyone with respect and kindness.” – Holly Branson

“One ought, every day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture and, if possible, speak a few reasonable words.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world.” – William Shakespeare

“Our only hope lies in the power of our love, generosity, tolerance and understanding and our commitment to making the world a better place for all.” – Muhammad Ali

“Kindness is like snow- It beautifies everything it covers.” – Kahlil Gibran

“The ends you serve that are selfish will take you no further than yourself but the ends you serve that are for all, in common, will take you into eternity.” – Marcus Garvey

“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

“Make generosity part of your growth strategy.” – Danielle LaPorte

“Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.” – Lao Tzu

“Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect.” – Euripides

“It’s wise to be kind. It’s wiser to be kind and truthful.” – Maxime Lagacé

“Praise by name, criticize by category.” – Warren Buffett

“We are never as kind as we want to be, but nothing outrages us more than people being unkind to us.” – Adam Phillips

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