Inspirational Kindness Quotes

At times, a stranger has put into words just what your heart is speaking. Other times, a well-turned phrase can bring inspiration or consolation. Our collection of inspirational quotations helps kindness bloom in everyday life.

The world is a dangerous place; not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.

—Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
German Born Theoretical Physicist And Philosopher Of Science

The purpose of human life is to serve and to show compassion and the will to help others.

—Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)
German—And Later French—Theologian, Organist, Philosopher, Physician, And Medical Missionary In Africa

The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.

—Coco Chanel (1883-1971)
French Fashion Designer

Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution.

—Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931)
Lebanese American Artist, Poet, And Writer