Quotes on Gentleness
Gentleness corrects whatever is offensive in our manner.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness and nothing is so gentle as real strength.
Ralph W. Sockman
The more perfect we are the more gentle and quiet we become towards the defects of others.
There is nothing stronger in the world than gentleness.
To be gentle, kind and courteous through all the hours; to approach the night with weariness that ever woos sleep and the joy that comes form work well done- this is how I desire to waste wisely my days.
Thomas Dekker, My Purpose
When you encounter difficulties and contradictions, do not try to break them, but bend them with gentleness and time.
Saint Francis de Sales
Be gentle with yourself. You are a child of the universe, no less than the trees and the stars. In the noisy confusion of life, keep peace in your soul.
Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own; and from morning to night, as from the cradle to the grave, it is but a succession of changes so gentle and easy that we can scarcely mark their progress.
Gentleness does more than violence.
Gentleness will soften even the cruelest heart.
M. K. Soni
You cannot be too gentle, too kind. Shun even to appear harsh in your treatment of each other. Joy, radiant joy, streams from the face of one who gives and kindles joy in the heart of one who receives.
St. Seraphim of Sarov
"It takes strength to be firm, it takes courage to be gentle."
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