A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.

Kindness is contagious and doesn’t cost a thing.

Kindness is an investment. Good karma is the return.

Money makes you rich. Kindness makes you great.

No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.

Kindness is loving people more than they deserve.

Choose kindness…It matters.

Do good. Be great. Believe there is good in the world.

Be kind to others. Your random act of kindness might become someone’s best lifetime memory.

Sometimes, a single random act of kindness can become the spark that ignites a revolution.

Be nice to people. Sometimes, a smile is all it takes to start a chain of kindness.

Be kind to others without expecting anything in return. Karma is keeping a tab.

Kindness may be blind but it is the most eye-opening feeling one can get. Thanks for being kind.

Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.

Have courage and be kind.

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

When words are both true and kind, they can change the world. —Buddha

Be a little kinder than you have to. —E. Bennett

Let us remember: one book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world. —Malala Yousafzai

In a gentle way, you can shake the world. —Mahatma Gandhi

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. —Robert Louis Stevenson

Believe there is good in the world.—Unknown

The world is full of kind people...If you can't find one, be one. - Unknown

Kindness is free; Let's pass it on. - Unknown

I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people. - Vincent Van Gogh

We don't have to agree on anything to be kind to one another. - Unknown

If you have the power to make someone happy, do it. The world needs more of that. - Unknown

Every act of kindness creates a ripple with no end. - Unknown

What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make. - Jane Goodall

Go be kind. - Unknown

Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud. - Maya Angelou

Show Kindness to Spread Kindness

20 completely free random acts of kindness ideas for any age.

In a world with so much negativity, it’s more important than ever to spread kindness and positivity whenever you can. Kindness is contagious, so the more kindness you show, the more it will spread! Random acts of kindness don’t need to be costly either. Here are 20 completely free random acts of kindness ideas you can complete by yourself, with a friend, or as a family.

  1. Pick up trash at your local park
  2. Donate old towels and blankets to your local animal shelter
  3. Write a letter to someone letting them know how much you appreciate them
  4. Praise a local business online
  5. Start a piggy bank for a cause
  6. Make someone laugh
  7. Visit a senior center
  8. Donate unwanted clothes to your local second-hand store (ie: Goodwill or Savers)
  9. Write positive sticky notes and leave them around your office or school
  10.  Hold a teddy bear drive for children in need
  11. Offer help to a busy mother or father
  12. Feed birds at your local park
  13. Reconnect with an old friend
  14. Take the day to not complain
  15. Tutor someone
  16. Volunteer at a homeless shelter
  17. Offer to walk your neighbor’s dog for them
  18. Help an elderly person with their groceries
  19. Write a letter to a soldier
  20. Spend time with your grandparents

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