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"Beauty, without kindness, dies unenjoyed and undelighting." - Samuel Johnson

"Beauty lives with kindness." - William Shakespeare

"Practice random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty." - Jack Canfield

"To me, the real marks of beauty in a woman are courage, character, kindness, and personality." - David Walker

"The power of intention manifests as an expression of expanding creativity, kindness, love, and beauty." - Wayne Dyer

"The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth." - Albert Einstein

"Of three in One and One in three My narrow mind would doubting be Till Beauty, Grace and Kindness met And all at once were Juliet." - Hilaire Belloc

"Recompense injury with justice, and recompense kindness with kindness." - Confucius

"And his heart was stirred, it felt a father's kindness: such an emotion as the possessor of beauty can inspire in one who has offered himself up in spirit to create beauty." - Thomas Mann

"May she be granted beauty and yet not Beauty to make a stranger's eye distraught, Or hers before a looking-glass, for such, Being made beautiful overmuch, Consider beauty a sufficient end, Lose natural kindness and maybe The heart-revealing intimacy That chooses right, and never find a friend...." - William Butler Yeats

"It is kindness in a person, not beauty that wins our love" - Jack Canfield

"I always say that kindness is the greatest beauty that you can have." - Andie Macdowell

"LISTEN to the small, quiet voice within that only ever guides you with love and compassion. Let yourself receive the inspiration of beauty and kindness. Let yourself rediscover peace in your heart. And, from that secure place, meet whatever comes." - Stephanie Dowrick

"I grew up in beautiful Carmel, California, and I have extremely sweet parents that always loved nature and animals. They instilled such an appreciation for beauty and kindness that it was inherent." - Alison Eastwood

"The bones seem to cut sharply to the center of something that is keenly alive on the desert even tho' it is vast and empty and untouchable... and knows no kindness with all its beauty." - Georgia O'Keeffe

"Indeed, the subtle touches of beauty are what enable most people to survive. Yet beauty is so quietly woven through our ordinary days that we hardly notice it. Everywhere there is tenderness, care and kindness, there is beauty. Despite our natural difficulties with our parents, each of us has in our memory moments of deep love we shared with them." - John Odonohue

"For such, Being made beautiful overmuch, Consider beauty a sufficient end, Lose natural kindness and maybe The heart-revealing intimacy That chooses right, and never find a friend. r" - William Butler Yeats

"It requires but little acquaintance with the heart to know that woman's first wish is to be handsome; and that, consequently, the readiest method of obtaining her kindness is to praise her beauty." - Samuel Johnson

"Remember this: For all the ugliness in the world there is far more beauty. For all the cruelty there is far more kindness. And remember one more thing: Those who remind you of this simple fact-keep them close" - Dalia Mogahed

"Love and kindness are never wasted." - Barbara De Angelis

"Kindness and patience were always called for ..." - Flannery O'Connor

"And you can always, always, give kindness" - Anne Frank

"Love and kindness go hand in hand." - Marian Keyes

"Kindness is always fashionable, and always welcome." - Amelia Barr

"True benevolence is to love all men. Recompense injury with justice, and kindness with kindness." - Confucius

"Kindness and faithfulness keep a king safe, through kindness his throne is made secure." - Solomon

"Kindness is a mark of faith, and whoever has not kindness has not faith." - Muhammad

"Kindness and faithfulness keep a king safe, through kindness his throne is made secure." - King Solomon

"I want to have thoughts of abundance. I want to have thoughts of love, of kindness, of beauty." - Wayne Dyer

"Kindness begets kindness evermore." - Sophocles

"Kindness begets kindness." - Proverbs

"But the most common species of love is that which first arises from beauty, and afterwards diffuses itself into kindness and into the bodily appetite. Kindness or esteem, and the appetite to generation, are too remote to unite easily together. The one is, perhaps, the most refined passion of the soul; the other the most gross and vulgar. The love of beauty is placed in a just medium betwixt them, and partakes of both their natures: From whence it proceeds, that it is so singularly fitted to produce both." - David Hume

"Kindness trumps greed: it asks for sharing. Kindness trumps fear: it calls forth gratefulness and love. Kindness trumps even stupidity, for with sharing and love, one learns." - Marc Estrin

"Cruelty hardens and degrades, kindness reforms and ennobles." - Robert Green Ingersoll

"Kindness refreshes and restores the tired and broken." - Gerard Straub

"The flower of kindness will grow. Maybe not now, but it will some day. And in kind that kindness will flow, for kindness grows in this way." - Robert Alan Aurthur

"The flower of kindness will grow. Maybe not now, but it will some day. And in kind that kindness will flow, For kindness grows in this way." - Robert Alan

"Give beauty back, beauty, beauty, beauty, back to God, beauty's self and beauty's giver." - Gerard Manley Hopkins

"If you could have magical binoculars that you could focus and look at the field of intention, you would see what the source of all things looks like. It's a source of love and kindness and beauty and creativity, and it's a source that excludes nothing and it's a source of unlimited abundance." - Wayne Dyer

"Good breeding, a union of kindness and independence." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"My message is the practice of compassion, love and kindness." - Dalai Lama

"By each crime and every kindness, we birth our future." - David Mitchell

"More than cleverness, we need kindness and gentleness" - Charlie Chaplin

"Honesty without kindness, humor, and goodheartedness can be just mean." - Pema Chodron

"There is no greater intelligence than kindness and empathy." - Bryant H Mcgill

"Kindness, a language deaf people can hear and blind see" - Anonymous

"Kindness and honesty can be expected only from the strong." - Anonymous

"Love is something more stern and splendid than mere kindness." - C S Lewis

"Hatred and anger are powerless when met with kindness." - Malcolm X

"Kindness and generosity ... form the true morality of human actions." - Madame De Stael

"Practice random acts of kindness... and watch Mom!" - Sadie Calvano

"I practice loving-kindness meditation, which cultivates compassion and equanimity." - Sarah Maclean

"From spiritual connection springs kindness, connection, social activism, and love." - Dani Shapiro

"Send a drop of kindness, and see a happy face." - Julie Hebert

"Wishing kindness and compassion to all living creatures." - Brian Blessed

"Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect." - Euripides

"I know no religion that destroys courtesy, civility, and kindness." - William Penn

"Deliberately seek opportunities for kindness, sympathy, and patience." - Evelyn Underhill

"Kindness and politeness are not overrated at all. They're underused." - Tommy Lee Jones

"Kindness and love open the doors to one's soul." - Anthony D. Williams

"Kindness causes us to learn, and to forget, many things." - Sophie Swetchine

"Treat everyone with respect and kindness. Period. No exceptions." - Kiana Tom

"Rigorous authority and justice are the kindness of kings." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"The short way to happiness is through kindness and sensitivity." - Frederick Lenz

"Everything made so much sense. This is the beauty of the Qur'an; it asks you to reflect and reason....When I read the Qur'an further, it talked about prayer, kindness and charity. I was not a Muslim yet, but I felt the o-nly answer for me was the Qur'an and God had sent it to me." - Cat Stevens

"True politeness is the spirit of benevolence showing itself in a refined way. It is the expression of good-will and kindness. It promotes both beauty in the man who possesses it, and happiness in those who are about him. It is a religious duty, and should be a part of religious training." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Everything made so much sense. This is the beauty of the Qur'an; it asks you to reflect and reason....When I read the Qur'an further, it talked about prayer, kindness and charity. I was not a Muslim yet, but I felt the only answer for me was the Qur'an and God had sent it to me." - Cat Stevens

"For every act of violence and messiness there are a million acts of kindness and goodness. It just depends where you look. And when I look around at virtually anyone or anything on the planet, I can see another face of intention - beauty." - Wayne Dyer

"Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate." - Albert Schweitzer

"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

"The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible." - Albert Einstein

"The ideals that have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite objects of human efforts - possessions, outward success, luxury - have always seemed to me contemptible." - Albert Einstein

"We're all saints! We all have built into us this intention, the capacities for kindness and creativity and beauty. It's a matter of perspective. As Einstein said, "The single most important decision any of us will ever make is whether or not to believe that the universe is friendly." It's your choice." - Wayne Dyer

"As a piece of travel literature alone, 'The Ends of the Earth' succeeds in providing a tangible sense of the sweaty, smelly reality of many exotic points on the map, with glimpses of their cruelty but also, occasionally, of beauty and human kindness. As a piece of analysis, it is deeply thought-provoking." - Francis Fukuyama

"Be the living expression of God's kindness; kindness in your eyes, kindness in your face, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greetings. We are all but His instruments who do our little bit and pass by. I believe that the way in which an act of kindness is done is as important as the action itself." - Mother Teresa

"Kindness will always attract kindness." - Sophocles

"Kindness is produced by kindness." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Kindness gives birth to kindness." - Sophocles

"Doth perfect beauty stand in need of praise at all? Nay; no more than law, no more than truth, no more than loving kindness, nor than modesty." - Marcus Aurelius

"Let peace and beauty reign." - Moby

"Nothing but beauty and douceur" - Mireille Guiliano

"Science grows and Beauty dwindles." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"Health and cheerfulness make beauty" - Miguel De Cervantes

"Danger hides in beauty and beauty in danger." - Belva Plain

"When we become isolated, we are prone to being damaged; our minds lose their flexibility and natural kindness; we become vulnerable to fear and negativity. The sense of belonging keeps you in balance amidst the inner and outer immensities. The ancient and eternal values of human life - truth, unity, goodness, justice, beauty, and love are all statements of belonging; they are also the secret intention and dream of human longing." - John O'Donohue

"Don't practice for cosmetic beauty, practice for cosmic beauty. Practice for inner beauty and inner light." - B.K.S. Iyengar

"Pain and suffering, they are a secret. Kindness and love, they are a secret. But I have learned that kindness and love can pay for pain and suffering." - Alan Paton

"We lump together all things that are beyond the capacity of all of us collectively to understand-and one name we give to all those things together is God. Therefore, God is the creative force, the sustaining power, that which motivates toward constant change, the overall intelligence which governs the universe by physical and spiritual law, truth, love, goodness, kindness, beauty, the ever-present, all-pervading essence or spirit, which binds everything in the universe together and gives to everything in the universe.." - Peace Pilgrim

"The key is to trust in your own divinity, to know that you are a piece of God, and that you are like what you came from. As a spiritual being, you have Divinity within. When Albert Einstein was asked about the impact of quantum physics, he said, "It's just all details, I just want to think like God thinks." And God thinks in terms of creating, kindness, beauty and goodness." - Wayne Dyer

"The kinder and more intelligent a person is, the more kindness he can find in other people. Kindness enriches our life; with kindness mysterious things become clear, difficult things become easy and dull things become cheerful." - Leo Tolstoy

"When you smile and project an aura of warmth, kindness, and friendliness, you will attract warms, kindness, and friendliness. Happy people will be drawn to you." - Joel Osteen

"Give me work to do, Give me health, Give me joy in simple things, Give me an eye for beauty, A tongue for truth, A heart that loves, A mind that reasons, A sympathy that understands. Give me neither malice nor envy, But a true kindness And a noble common sense. At the close of each day Give me a book And a friend with whom I can be silent." - S. M. Frazier

"The need for civility in society has never been more important. The foundation of kindness and civility begins in our homes. It is not surprising that our public discourse has declined in equal measure with the breakdown of the family. The family is the foundation for love and for maintaining spirituality. The family promotes an atmosphere where religious observance can flourish. There is indeed beauty all around when there's love at home." - Quentin L. Cook

"A Complicated Kindness is just that: funny and strange, spellbinding and heartbreaking, this novel is a complicated kindness from a terrifically talented writer." - Gail Anderson-Dargatz

"To friends and eke to foes true kindness show; No kindly heart unkindly deeds will do; Harshness will alienate a bosom friend. And kindness reconcile a deadly foe." - Omar Khayyam

"When you treat people with massive respect and kindness, amazing to me how they return your respect and kindness 100X...even though you expected zero in return." - Robin S. Sharma

"Bitter your acts, bitter am I, Kindness your deeds, kindness am I, Pleasant and gentle, so you are, Fine honeyed lips and sweet talker." - Rumi

"Be helpless, dumbfounded, Unable to say yes or no. Then a stretcher will come from grace to gather us up. We are too dull-eyed to see that beauty. If we say we can, we"re lying. If we say No, we do' see it, That No will behead us And shut tight our window onto spirit. So let us rather not be sure of anything, Beside ourselves, and only that, so Miraculous beings come running to help. Crazed, lying in a zero circle, mute, We shall be saying finally, With tremendous eloquence, Lead us. When we have totally surrendered to that beauty, We shall be a mighty kindness." - Rumi

"Be helpless, dumbfounded, Unable to say yes or no. Then a stretcher will come from grace to gather us up. We are too dull-eyed to see that beauty. If we say we can, we're lying. If we say No, we don't see it, That No will behead us And shut tight our window onto spirit. So let us rather not be sure of anything, Beside ourselves, and only that, so Miraculous beings come running to help. Crazed, lying in a zero circle, mute, We shall be saying finally, With tremendous eloquence, Lead us. When we have totally surrendered to that beauty, We shall be a mighty kindness." - Rumi

"If you feel your value lies in being merely decorative, I fear that someday you might find yourself believing that's all that you really are. Time erodes all such beauty, but what it cannot diminish is the wonderful workings of your mind: Your humor, your kindness, and your moral courage. These are the things I cherish so in you. I so wish I could give my girls a more just world. But I know you'll make it a better place." - Marmee, Little Women" - Louisa May Alcott

"If you feel your value lies in being merely decorative, I fear that someday you might find yourself believing that's all that you really are. Time erodes all such beauty, but what it cannot diminish is the wonderful workings of your mind: Your humor, your kindness, and your moral courage. These are the things I cherish so in you. I so wish I could give my girls a more just world. But I know you'll make it a better place." - Marmee, Little Women" - Louisa May Alcott

"That is what is wrong with cold people. Not that they have ice in their souls - we all have a bit of that - but that they insist every word and deed mirror that ice. They never learn the beauty or value of gesture. The emotional necessity. For them, it is all honesty before kindness, truth before art. Love is art, not truth. It's like painting scenery." - Lorrie Moore

"Beauty saves. Beauty heals. Beauty motivates. Beauty unites. Beauty returns us to our origins, and here lies the ultimate act of saving, of healing, of overcoming dualism." - Matthew Fox

"If we give someone a piece of bread and butter, that's kindness, but if we put jelly or peanut butter on it, then it's Loving Kindness." - Barbara Johnson

"There are times that when truth and kindness conflict one ought to chose kindness, especially when a little honesty is better than a lot." - Leroy Jack Syrop

"Holiness grows so fast where there is kindness. The world is lost for want of sweetness and kindness. Do not forget we need each other." - Mother Teresa

"Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly, and most underrated agent of human change. Kindness that catches us by surprise brings out the best in our natures." - Bob Kerrey

"Kindness Day? Kindness Day? Do you suppose if we were kind and enthusiastic for centuries uninterruptedly, that someone would create 'Nasty, Indifferent Day'?" - Patch Adams

"Courage and kindness, loyalty, truth, and helpfulness are always the same and always needed." - Laura Ingalls Wilder

"Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolutions." - Khalil Gibran

"Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair but manifestations of strength and resolution." - Khalil Gibran

"I believe in continuing to put love and kindness and compassion and art into the world." - Nicole Kidman

"Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution." - Khalil Gibran

"Evil and faults are corrected by good, by love, kindness, meekness, humility, and patience." - John of Kronstadt

"Only your compassion and your loving kindness are invincible, and without limit." - Nhat Hanh

"And (Allah made) the kindness to parents as a protectional (shield) to His wrath and displeasure." - Fatima bint Muhammad

"Love is like a reservoir of kindness and pleasure, like silos and pools during a siege." - Yehuda Amichai

"Kindness and gentleness never had a gender, and neither did empathy." - Rebecca Solnit

"We must quit thinking we know everything, and quit placing "knowledge" over kindness and compassion." - Bryant H Mcgill

"The Romans assisted their allies and friends, and acquired friendships by giving rather than receiving kindness." - Sallust

"Nowhere are the generosity and the kindness and mercy of God more manifest than in repentance." - Boyd K. Packer

"The age of selfishness and greed is over. The age of kindness and generosity is underway." - Laurence Overmire

"My message is always the same: to cultivate and practice love, kindness, compassion and tolerance." - Dalai Lama

"Every act of kindness and consideration changes and enhances the course of life." - Barbara Marciniak

"I couldn't be in a relationship without equality, generosity, integrity, spirit, kindness and humor. And awesomeness." - Jennifer Aniston

"Kindness is a language the dumb can speak and the deaf can hear and understand." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"I would rather make mistakes in kindness and compassion than work miracles in unkindness and hardness." - Mother Teresa

"We're all mankind and humankind - so just be one and show kindness." - Amani

"Try to exercise gentleness, kindness and humour, and you cannot go far wrong." - Sophie Winkleman

"Perfect kindness acts without thinking of kindness." - Laozi

"If kindness doesn't work, try more kindness." - Chogyam Trungpa

"Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness." - Sophocles

"Little kindness and courtesies are so important. In relationships, the little things are the big things." - Stephen Covey

"The cheapest gift I have to give is kindness, and it is the best." - Bob Kerrey

"It's all about hope, kindness and a connection with one another." - Elizabeth Taylor

"Together we are creating a more peaceful, just and sustainable world through kindness" - Robert Alan Aurthur

"Kindness is an essential part of Gods work and ours here on earth." - Billy Graham

"Kindness and compassion toward all living things is the mark of a civilized society." - Cesar Chavez

"Practice kindness all day to everybody and you will realize you're already in heaven now." - Jack Kerouac

"No one is more worthy of your kindness and compassion than you are." - Nhat Hanh

"Kindness is the truest wisdom of life and we cannot go far without it." - Margaret Elizabeth Sangster

"Gentleness and kindness will make our homes a paradise upon earth." - C. A. Bartol

"Worship does not consist in prayers and in external devotion, but in a life of kindness." - Emanuel Swedenborg

"The more you nurture a feeling of loving kindness, the happier and calmer you will be." - Dalai Lama

"Liesel observed the strangeness of her foster father's eyes. They were made of kindness, and silver." - Markus Zusak

"Giving kindness does as much good as receiving it...Kind people are healthier and live longer." - Piero Ferrucci

"The world had somehow gone too far, and spontaneous kindness could never be so easy." - Charles Bukowski

"Kindness is a language herd by deaf men and felt by blind men." - Mark Twain

"Loving kindness is the spirit of friendship toward yourself and others." - Sharon Salzberg

"It seemed to me that this world has a serious shortage of both logic and kindness." - Haruki Murakami



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