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KINDNESS

Kindness is to act friendly, generous and considerate to others.

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  • “A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love.”

    —Saint Basil Bishop Of Cesarea

  • “If one dream should fall and break into a thousand pieces, never be afraid to pick one of those pieces up and begin again.”

    —Flavia Weedn Author, Artist

  • “There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.”

    —Edith Wharton American Novelist

  • “Fill each day with life and heart. There is no pleasure in the world comparable to the delight and satisfaction that a good person takes in doing good.”

    —John Tilloston Archbishop Of Canterbury

  • “We can live a life full and complete, thinking with our heads but living from our hearts.”

    —Helen Hunt, M.A.

Stories About Kindness

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Submitted by anonymous

When I was 13, I met a guy who I bonded with very quickly. He was a bit lonely and people picked on him at school. We became...

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Food Fantasy

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I was visiting my hometown with my youngest daughter. Since we had gone there after a few years, we decided to visit our...

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Judgment

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I am arriving to my last class of the day. As I sit down in my seat the teacher approaches me she says “We have a new...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Dolores Capiierllie

I'd like to introduce you to my grandma I call her nonna. Her name is Dolores and she is from Falconara,Italy.She came to the...

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Colter G

My little brother, Colter, had the kindest and most gentle heart of anyone I've ever known. He was an inspiration to us all -...

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Loubeth C

She is not my mother but she gives and cares so much. She helped me realized my most profound dreams. She sent me to school,...

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3 simple tips: 1. Smile with eye contact to as much people as you can during your day. 2. Make honest compliments to every person you interact with. 3. Hug as long as people don´t feel uncomfortable. Do this and you will experiment a new kind of joy.
Franktonio, Mexico City

I strongly believe that being kind can give to someone what hard work can't.
Osmond Aisien, Nigeria

(actually from my Niece - Christina): I give so freely of my time and resources not because I have extra, but because I remember how hard it is to have nothing. EVERYONE has something to offer, and yes even those of us that barely get our bills paid on time. If you lack money or time to spare, you always have kindness to share.
Tim, Chicago

Being kind to one another costs nothing.
Clare, Kenya

Yeah!
Sam Fong, Hong Kong

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