Caring Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old caring quotes, caring sayings, and caring proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.      

Harold Kushner

You really can change the world if you care enough.      

Marian Wright Edelman

Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.      

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Caring can be learned by all human beings, can be worked into the design of every life, meeting an individual need as well as a pervasive need in society.      

Mary Catherine Bateson

From caring comes courage.      

Lao Tzu

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert

Nurturing is not complex. It's simply being tuned in to the thing or person before you and offering small gestures toward what it needs at that time.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.

attributed to Theodore Roosevelt

Caring about others, running the risk of feeling, and leaving an impact on people, brings happiness.     

Harold Kushner

The simple act of caring is heroic.

Edward Albert

When people cared about each other, they always found a way to make it work.

Nicholas Sparks

People who care about each other enjoy doing things for one another. They don't consider it servitude.     

Ann Landers

Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice.     

Francis Bacon

When peoples care for you and cry for you, they can straighten out your soul.     

Langston Hughes

Things done well and with a care, exempt themselves from fear.     

William Shakespeare

It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.     

Antoine de Saint-Exupry,The Little Prince

An acquaintance merely enjoys your company, a fair-weather companion flatters when all is well, a true friend has your best interests at heart and the pluck to tell you what you need to hear.     

E.A. Bucchianeri,Brushstrokes of a Gadfly

The closest thing to being cared for is to care for someone else.

Carson McCullers

Never be so busy as not to think of others.

Mother Teresa

The right mixture of caring and not caring - I suppose that's what love is.     

James Hilton

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike.

J. K. Rowling

Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.     

Anthony J. D'Angelo

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

Denis Waitley

When you are caring about your children perhaps you always have to remember at what point you can become over involved because of something you need rather than something the child needs.

Frank Shorter

One person caring about another represents life's greatest value.

Jim Rohn

Caring is a powerful business advantage.     

Scott Johnson

Warm weather fosters growth: cold weather destroys it. Thus a man with an unsympathetic temperament has a scant joy: but a man with a warm and friendly heart overflowing blessings, and his beneficence will extend to posterity.     

Hung Tzu-Cheng

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.      

Leo Buscaglia

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

Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have.

Margaret Mead