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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“KINDNESS IS EXTENDING YOURSELF IN A WAY THAT UPLIFTS ANOTHER HUMAN BEING”

—RAKtivist

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“BE KIND WHENEVER POSSIBLE. IT IS ALWAYS POSSIBLE”

—Dalai Lama

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“KINDNESS IS FREE; LET'S PASS IT ON”

—Unknown

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“KINDNESS IS A REFLECTION OF WHO YOU ARE'”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS PULLING SOMEONE UP AFTER THEY'VE BEEN KNOCKED DOWN.”

—RAKtivist

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“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.”

—Leo Buscaglia

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“WHEREVER THERE IS A HUMAN IN NEED, THERE IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR KINDNESS AND TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE.”

—Kevin Heath

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““YOU HAVE A UNIQUE GIFT TO OFFER THIS WORLD. BE TRUE TO YOURSELF, BE KIND TO YOURSELF, READ AND LEARN ABOUT EVERYTHING THAT INTERESTS YOU AND KEEP AWAY FROM PEOPLE WHO BRING YOU DOWN. WHEN YOU TREAT YOURSELF KINDLY AND RESPECT THE UNIQUENESS OF THOSE AROUND YOU, YOU WILL BE GIVING THIS WORLD AN AMAZING GIFT... YOU!””

—Steve Maraboli

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“KINDNESS IS A GIFT EVERYONE CAN AFFORD TO GIVE”

—Unknown

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Thumb q168
“OUR DAYS ARE HAPPIER WHEN WE GIVE PEOPLE A PIECE OF OUR HEART RATHER THAN A PIECE OF OUR MIND”

—Unknown

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“CARRY OUT A RANDOM ACT OF KINDNESS, WITH NO EXPECTATION OF REWARD, SAFE IN THE KNOWLEDGE THAT ONE DAY SOMEONE MIGHT DO THE SAME FOR YOU”

—Princess Diana

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“A WARM SMILE IS THE UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE OF KINDNESS”

—William Arthur Ward

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“KINDNESS IS SOMETHING ANYONE CAN GIVE WITHOUT LOSING ANYTHING THEMSELVES.”

—RAKtivist

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“THE BEST AND MOST BEAUTIFUL THINGS IN THE WORLD CANNOT BE SEEN OR EVEN TOUCHED - THEY MUST BE FELT WITH THE HEART.”

—Helen Keller

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“KINDNESS MEANS CHANGING THE WORLD...ONE ACT OR SMILE AT A TIME.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS MEANS BUILDING BRIDGES INSTEAD OF WALLS.”

—RAKtivist

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