Today I bent the truth to be kind, and I have no regret,
for I am far surer of what is kind than I am of what is true.
It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice.
Today, give a stranger a smile without waiting for it may be the joy they need to have a great day.
What this world needs is a new kind of army - the army of the kind.
I always prefer to believe the best of everybody, it saves so much trouble.
Don't be yourself - be someone a little nicer.
There is no greater loan than a sympathetic ear.
Never miss an opportunity to make others happy, even if you have to leave them alone in order to do it.
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.
To be thoughtful and kind only takes a few seconds compared to the timeless hurt caused by one rude gesture.
When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people.
Abraham Joshua Heschel
If those who owe us nothing gave us nothing, how poor we would be.
The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver