Good Quotes

Welcome to the Good In Deed® Good Quotes page. These quotes have been hand-picked by the creator of Good In Deed®, Kelly Parker, and the entire Good In Deed® community. Use these quotes to help inspire change in the world around you. Motivate, inspire, and create a change that your community needs by simply using the power of words to get the job done. Together, we can make a difference, no matter how big or how small.


Kelly Smith Parker
Founder – Good In Deed®

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“Giving never happens by accident.  It’s always intentional.”

~Amy Grant

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And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds. – Hebrews 10:24

Laughter is an instant vacation. -Milton Berle

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

We don’t have to engage in grand, heroic actions to participate in the process of change. Small acts, when multiplied by millions of people, can transform the world.― Howard Zinn

The greatest explorer on this earth never takes voyages as long as those of the man who descends to the depth of his heart. -Julien Green

One great, strong, unselfish soul in every community could actually redeem the world. – Elbert Hubbard

No one is useless in the world who lightens the burden of it for anyone else. – Charles Dickens

The sidelines are not where you want to live your life. The world needs you in the arena. – Tim Cook

Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God’s Kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile. -Mother Teresa

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Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and to be generous and willing to share. – ‭‭1 Timothy‬ ‭6:18‬

Connect deeply with others. Our humanity is the one thing that we all have in common. – Melinda Gates

Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting. – Elizabeth Bibesco

Go out into the world and do good until there is too much good in the world. – Larry H. Miller

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. – Winston Churchill

A lot of dreams don’t come true in life. If you can make somebody else’s dream come true, you should. – Jameer Nelson

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Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who will never find out. -Frank A. Clark

Joy does not just simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it everyday. – Henri Nouwen

A kind word is like a spring day. – Russian Proverb

Your thoughts, words and deeds are painting the world around you. – Jewel Diamond Taylor

Spread love whenever you go… – Mother Teresa

Doing small things with love is the atom of bravery. -Mark Nepo

Let us not love with words or speech, but with actions and in truth. 1 John 3:18

Constantly, kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate. – Albert Schweitzer


What a difference one person can make! – Sasha Azevedo

May happiness touch your life today as warmly as you have touched the lives of others. – Rebecca Forsythe

In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven. – Matthew‬ ‭5:16‬ ‬‬

Fill each day with light and heart. – John Tillotson

Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind. – Henry James

The best portion of a good man’s life- his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. -William Wordsworth

Margaret Mead Good QuoteIf instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give. -George MacDonald

Gratitude is the memory of the heart. – Jean Massieu

Unselfish and noble acts are the most radiant epochs in the biography of souls. – David Thomas

Let us be grateful for people who make us happy. They are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. – Marcel Proust

If you ask me what I came into this life to do, I will tell you: I came to live out loud. – Emile Zola

Kind words will unlock an iron door. – Turkish Proverb

Carry out a random act of kindness…someone somewhere here might do the same for you. -Princess Diana

This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness. -Dalai Lama


The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware. – Henry Miller

We all have a duty to do good. – Pope Francis

Whatever you are, be a good one. – Abraham Lincoln

Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. -Benjamin Franklin

RDJ Good Deed QuotesKind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. -Mother Teresa

Philanthropy is the rent we pay for the joy and privilege we have for our space on this earth. -Jerold Panas

No one has ever become poor by giving. -Anne FrankMuhammad Ali Quote

Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. – Galatians 6:9

Do not think little of any good deed, even if it is just greeting your brother with a smile. – Muhammad Ali