Smile is a pleasant facial expression, usually indicating amusement, friendliness, etc..

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  • “Take control of your destiny. Believe in yourself. Ignore those who try to discourage you. Avoid negative sources, people, places, things and habits. Don't give up and don't give in.”

    —Wanda Hope Carter Motivational Speaker, Writer

  • “A man without ambition is dead. A man with ambition but no love is dead. A man with ambition and love for his blessings here on earth is ever so alive.”

    —Pearl Bailey Singer, Acress

  • “A smile is a curve that sets everything straight. ”

    —Phyllis Diller Actress And Comedian

  • “Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, and sometimes your smile is the source of your joy.”

    —Thich Nhat Hanh Vietnamese Buddhist Monk, Teacher, Author, Peace Activist

  • “It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.”

    —F. Scott Fitzgerald American Author

Value Ideas For Smile


Smile at a stranger.


Tell a joke.


Draw a hopscotch grid on the sidewalk, and watch how people will enjoy feeling like kids again.


Make someone laugh.


Acknowledge others' kindness with a smile or wave.

Stories About Smile

A Kind Thought

Submitted by Karina

Just a couple of days ago I was facing difficult times in my life, especially in school. One day after school, I sat on the...

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The Perfect Role Model

Submitted by Meg

I have had a lot of things happen in my life that I have overcome. I am 15 years old. I have had good things happen in my...

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Submitted by Chrissi

I am a generally unhappy person. But I, to get my family off my back, decided that I was going to smile a lot for a whole...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Lawrence Gregory

My dad smiles a lot when he hears a joke example: Why did they chicken cross the street? He had to get his chicken laid...

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Steve C

He is my hero because of his funny humor and always has a smile on his face. He has gone through his own trouble with his...

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Smiles cannot be bought, they are given freely & with compassion.
Joe, Marshall, Michigan

wow: smiling is my hubby, I love smiling, is all i need in life.
Oluchi, Enugu Nigeria

I think I need to smile a little more to see if I'm happier.
Anderson, Colatina

Smiling when you get out of bed every morning makes me have a good day!
Noelle, North Carolina

When I see someone down I give them my bright smile and every time they see me I get a smile from them.
Ra Von, Indianapolis, In

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