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

What's Your Name?

Submitted by Evan S.

When I was twelve, I started to notice an isolated kid who usually kept to himself. I always saw either people staring at him...

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Caring

Submitted by Sandra Ridgway

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From a young age I have always been magnetized towards the “outcasts”. The outcasts were the kids that no one...

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My Brother's Journey

Submitted by Kylie

When I was about five years old we found out my big brother had cancer. Luckily, the doctors said we caught it in time and...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Laurie M

Laurie is former Director of St. Peter's Preschool. She is now the Children's Director for our church. She has been in...

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Susan B

A mother. A wife. A friend. Generous beyond expectation and committed to all of the things important in her life.

Susan...

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Sue K

Sue is what you would call a true hero. She has endured many hardships and has successfully overcome adversity. She was only...

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Recent Comments

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

Caring for the well-being of others implies that our actions should speak more than words. It is through our actions that people will know how much we are caring for the well-being of others.
Rogers Nsubuga, Uganda

At school this is an everyday duty. It is thought out through love.
Unknown, Unknown

Caring comes from strong family values and is enhanced every time we treat people the way we wish to be treated.
Crystal Bleu, Pa

The one you care about might not even care about you... but do you know what you have to do? You have to move on and show them that you don't even care,and trust me he will come back to you.
Vanessa Rosales, Florida

No one cares how much you know, until they know how much you care!
Kim, Columbia, Sc