Quotation: When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people Abraham Joshua Heschel

“WHEN I WAS YOUNG, I ADMIRED CLEVER PEOPLE. NOW THAT I AM OLD, I ADMIRE KIND PEOPLE”

—Abraham Joshua Heschel

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“ALWAYS BE A LITTLE KINDER THAN NECESSARY”

—James M. Barrie

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“I EXPECT TO PASS THROUGH LIFE BUT ONCE. IF THEREFORE, THERE BE ANY KINDNESS I CAN SHOW, OR ANY GOOD THING I CAN DO TO ANY FELLOW BEING, LET ME DO IT NOW, AND NOT DEFER OR NEGLECT IT, AS I SHALL NOT PASS THIS WAY AGAIN.”

—William Penn

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“GO BE KIND”

—Unknown

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“TRY TO BE A RAINBOW IN SOMEONE'S CLOUD”

—Maya Angelou

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“SHARE YOUR GOOD WITH OTHERS. KINDNESS, LOVE AND APPRECIATION ARE THE GREATEST GIFTS YOU CAN GIVE”

—Louise Hay

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“KINDNESS IS COMPASSION AND LOVE IN PERFECT HARMONY.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS MEANS SHARING LOVE AND SPREADING JOY.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS HAS A BEAUTIFUL WAY OF REACHING DOWN INTO A WEARY HEART AND MAKING IT SHINE LIKE THE RISING SUN”

—Unknown

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“KINDNESS BEGINS WITH ME.”

—RAKtivist

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“I HAVE NEVER MET A PERSON WHOSE GREATEST NEED WAS ANYTHING OTHER THAN REAL, UNCONDITIONAL LOVE. YOU CAN FIND IT IN A SIMPLE ACT OF KINDNESS TOWARD SOMEONE WHO NEEDS HELP. THERE IS NO MISTAKING LOVE…IT IS THE COMMON FIBER OF LIFE, THE FLAME THAT HEATS OUR SOUL, ENERGIZES OUR SPIRIT AND SUPPLIES PASSION TO OUR LIVES.”

—Elisabeth KГјbler-Ross

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“KINDNESS IS MAKING SOMEONES DAY A LITTLE BRIGHTER.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS MAKING SOMEONE'S HEART JUST A LITTLE LIGHTER AND THEIR SMILE A BIT BRIGHTER JUST BY SHARING YOUR OWN HEART.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS MEANS BUILDING BRIDGES INSTEAD OF WALLS.”

—RAKtivist

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“YOU CANNOT DO A KINDNESS TO SOON, FOR YOU NEVER KNOW HOW SOON IT WILL BE TOO LATE”

—Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“KINDNESS IS SHOWING SOMEONE THEY MATTER.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS THE HIGHEST FOR OF INTELLIGENCE”

—Wayne Teasdale

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