Where his rule meant terror and division and brutality, let his capture bring about unity, reconciliation and peace between all the people of Iraq.
Blair, Tony Charles Lynton
Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.
Humanity is not a gift of nature, it is a spiritual achievement to be earned.
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world.
Bacon, Sir Francis
"Of Goodness and Goodness of Nature"
Neither fire nor wind, birth nor death can erase our good deeds
Too often we under-estimate 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
Buscaglia, Dr. Felice Leonardo
If I can put one touch of rosy sunset into the life of any man or woman, I shall feel that I have worked with God.
Chesterton, Gilbert Keith
Feeding the hungry is a greater work than raising the dead.
Chrysostom, Saint John
Who fears t' offend takes the first step to please.
You can't assume that kindness is an inherited trait. It is a learned behavior.
The best that we can do is to be kindly and helpful toward our friends and fellow passengers who are clinging to the same speck of dirt while we are drifting side by side to our common doom.
Darrow, Clarence Seward
We are not primarily on this earth to see through one another, but to see one another through.
De Vries, Peter
You will find, as you look back upon your life, that the moments that stand out are the moments when you have done things for others.
You can never do a kindness too soon because you never know how soon it will be too late.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
I believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among the creatures has an inexhaustible voice, but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of kindness and compassion.
Faulkner, William Cuthbert
If you're naturally kind you attract a lot of people you don't like.
Feather, William Henry
I've never known any human being, high or humble, who ever regretted, when nearing life's end, having done kindly deeds. But I have known more than one millionaire who became haunted by the realization that they had led selfish lives
Forbes, Bertie Charles
The noblest question in the world is, 'What good can I do in it?'
To the generous mind, the heaviest debt is that of gratitude, when 'tis not in our power to repay it.
Franklin, Dr. Thomas
What, after all, is a halo? It's only one more thing to keep clean.
To help yourself, help others. Whatever good you do travels a circle and returns to you many times over - but remember, life isn't about what you get, it's about what you become.
‘Almost a Newsletter’
If you can, help others; if you cannot do that, at least do not harm them.
Gyatso, XIVth Dalai Lama, Tenzin
Look up and not down. Look forward and not back. Look out and not in, and lend a hand.
Hale, Edward Everett
Those who cannot miss an opportunity of saying a good thing are not to be trusted with the management of any great question.
Wise sayings often fall on barren ground; but a kind word is never thrown away.
Helps, Sir Arthur
You will discover that you have two hands.
One is for helping yourself and the other is for helping others.