Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Kindness.

The repository contains 13 quotes in the category “Kindness.”

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
1803 — 1882

Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind.

William Shakespeare
1564 — 1616


Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together.

1749 — 1832

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

Mark Twain
1835 — 1910

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

Washington Irving
1783 — 1859

Kindness makes a fellow feel good whether it’s being done to him or by him.

Frank A. Clark
1911 —     

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

Frank A. Clark
1911 —     

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

600? — 540? B.C.

To have and not to give is often worse than to steal.

Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
1830 — 1916

A man does not have to be an angel in order to be saint.

Dr. Albert Schweitzer
1875 — 1965

A kindness done today is the surest way to a brighter tomorrow.


A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives the rose.

Chinese Proverb

Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert
1754 — 1824