Random Acts Of Kindness Sayings and Quotes

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

Wherever there is a human in need, there is an opportunity for kindness and to make a difference.     

Kevin Heath

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?     

Jean Jacques Rousseau

We should give as we would receive: cheerfully, quickly, and without hesitation; for there is no grace in a benefit that sticks to the fingers.     


Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.     

Princess Diana

A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.     

John Ruskin

Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.     

Scott Adams

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

I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.     

Maya Angelou

Our human compassion binds us the one to the other-not in pity or patronizingly, but as human beings who have learnt how to turn our common suffering into hope for the future.     

Nelson Mandela

Kindness begets kindness evermore.     


If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world.     

Francis Bacon

A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves.     

Amelia Earheart

There are many different ways we can show kindness to others, and it doesn't have to be in a big way. The simplest of things may make the difference.     

Catherine Pulsifer

Notice acts of kindness offered to you from your surroundings. Someone, no matter who, is doing something thoughtful for you.     

Noelia Aanulds

You will never have a completely bad day if you show kindness at least once.     

Greg Henry Quinn

How beautiful a day can be when kindness touches it!     

George Elliston

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

Mark Twain

The more sympathy you give, the less you need.     

Malcolm S. Forbes

Kindness is never wasted. If it has no effect on the recipient, at least it benefits the bestower.     

S. H. Simmons

Forget injuries, never forget kindnessess     


Be kind to unkind people - they need it the most     

Ashliiegh Brilliant

Have you had a kindness shown? Pass it on; 'Twas not given for thee alone, Pass it on; Let it travel down the years, Let it wipe another's tears, 'Til in Heaven the deed appears - Pass it on.     

Henry Burton

That best portion of a good man's life; His little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and of love.     

William Wordsworth

Real kindness seeks no return; What return can the world make to rain clouds?     


When you carry out acts of kindness you get a wonderful feeling inside. It is as though something inside your body responds and says, yes, this is how I ought to feel.     

Rabbi Harold Kushner

A kind and compassionate act is often its own reward.     

William John Bennet

Kind words can be short and easy to speak but their echoes are truly endless.     

Mother Teresa

Do your little bit of good where you are; it's those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.     

Desmond Tutu

When you are kind to others, it not only changes you, it changes the world.     

Harold Kushner

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson