Definition of kindliness:
kindness, benevolence, benignity, almsgiving, bounty, sympathy, humanity, charitableness, good-will, kind-heartedness, benignancy, munificence, altruism, unselfishness, goodwill, charity, oblation, attitude, give, grace, philanthropy, favor, helpfulness, benefaction, generosity, kindheartedness, liberality, beneficence, office, kind.
Every one likes talking about their neighbours, and dress, and amusement, but we need to be careful that kindliness and nice- mindedness are not sacrificed, and that all our interests are not on that level.- "Stray Thoughts for Girls", Lucy H. M. Soulsby.
They were still fond of him because he was beautiful and never vain of his beauty;- because in the midst of his recklessness there was always about him a certain kindliness which made him pleasant to those around him.- "Can You Forgive Her?", Anthony Trollope.
I only thought her more bewitching than ever before in her tender kindliness,- yes, even in all her dear, child- like, awkward attempts to reconcile what in the very nature of things is irreconcilable.- "Countess Erika's Apprenticeship", Ossip Schubin.