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CARING

Caring is to feel and show concern for others.

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  • “Caring can be learned by all human beings, can be worked into the design of every life, meeting an individual need as well as a pervasive need in society.”

    —Mary Catherine Bateson Writer, Cultural Anthropologist

  • “Too often we underestimate 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.”

    —Dr. Leo Buscaglia Professor, Author

  • “I feel the capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance.”

    —Pablo Casals Cellist, Conductor

  • “Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.”

    —Anthony J. D'Angelo Founder Of The Collegiate Em Powerment Company

  • “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.”

    —Theodor Seuss Geisel Writer, Cartoonist, Animator

Stories About Caring

Fitting In

Submitted by Anonymous

My experience as a first year camp counselor held many things I was expecting, but also a number of things I was not...

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Fine Examples

Submitted by Anonymous

My mother through her fine example instilled within me the desire to help others. She taught me to notice those whom others...

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Foster Family

Submitted by Christy T

My grandparents are foster parents. I help her all the time with her 3 yr old foster kid Chris. He doesn't have wrinkles in...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Cliff &Amp; Shannon F

Cliff and Shannon have adopted three children, all siblings, from a troubled home. These children are all under the age of...

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Dwight Taylor

Dwight Taylor was a fireman who was putting out a fire when he suddenly heard children screaming in the house. He rushed into...

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Len Lawson

My son Lance is a giving person and has been since he was a child. He has done volunteer working with the elderly and he help...

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i think this is very great... thanks and bye
Tiasia Dixon, Forest Park Middle School

We must take care physically, mentally and spiritually so we can do and be the best for others as well.
Anderson, Colatina Es, Brasil

To be wanted gives you more confidence than you realize, folks that are quiet feel that their words have no value.
Ronnie Martin, Milwaukee Wisconsin

Saying you care is words people hear. Going just one step beyond, being honest and doing something "just because", that's the ULTIMATE proof of love and care. THEY GO HAND-IN-HAND
Kevin, Alabama

If one does not care is he living at all?
Robert Stewart, Bethel

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