Kindness Quotes

Love has no weapons; it has no fists. Love does not bruise, nor does it draw blood.

Monday, November 14th, 2011
happy cat

At first, the three of us drew back when she tried to hug us, to take us on her lap. Tolitha stroked our hair and faces. She kissed us until we purred like cats. She praised us in songs of her own…

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The affirmative of affirmatives is love

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010
gift flowers

As much love, so much perception. As caloric to matter, so is love to mind; so it enlarges, and so it empowers it. Good-will makes insight, as one finds his way to the sea by embarking on a river. I have seen scores of people who …

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We have a great deal more kindness than is ever spoken

Friday, June 4th, 2010
soup kitchen chef

How many persons we meet in houses, whom we scarcely speak to, whom yet we honor, and who honor us! How many we see in the street, or sit with in church, whom, though silently, we warmly rejoice to be with! Read the language of these wandering eyebeams…

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There was always more to be done by kindness

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

The French call this flower “Marguerite,” and they say that the little daisy can prophesy. Lovers pluck off the petals, and as they pluck each petal, they ask, “Does he or she love me, or does she not? — Ardently? Distractedly? Very much? A little? Not at all?” and so on. Every one speaks these words in his own…

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