Simple Acts Of Kindness Quotes by Ralph Waldo Emerson, Dalai Lama, Mark Twain, Paul Bloom, Edward Albert, Leo Buscaglia and many others.
You cannot do a kindness too soon.
This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.
We are constituted so that simple acts of kindness, such as giving to charity or expressing gratitude, have a positive effect on our long-term moods. The key to the happy life, it seems, is the good life: a life with sustained relationships, challenging work, and connections to community.
The simple act of caring is heroic.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch.
Sometimes the greatest love is not found in the dramatic scenes that poets and writers immortalize. Often, the greatest manifestations of love are the simple acts of kindness and caring we extend to those we meet along the path of life.
You know, you can steel your heart against any kind of trouble, any kind of horror. But the simple act of kindness from a complete stranger will unstitch you.
See here, if a simple act of kindness or generosity, such as buying a loaf of bread for some poor working women, can mean that wholesale death and destruction will be avoided – why, a man would be a monster who had it in his power to alleviate all that suffering yet stood by and did nothing.
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.
Love and kindness are never wasted.
You can always-always-give something, even if it’s a simple act of kindness! If everyone were to give in this way and didn’t scrimp on kindly words, there would be much more love and justice in the world!
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.
Real friends require honesty, openness, and even vulnerability. They also require attention and simple acts of kindness.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.