Quotation: There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. Edith Wharton

“THERE ARE TWO WAYS OF SPREADING LIGHT: TO BE THE CANDLE OR THE MIRROR THAT REFLECTS IT.”

—Edith Wharton

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“KINDNESS IS ONE OF THE MOST UNDERRATED TRAITS IN THE WORLD. WE FOCUS SO MUCH ON MATERIAL THINGS AND ATTENTION BUT FORGET THAT IT IS KINDNESS THAT BRINGS US A FULFILLMENT THAT WARMS OUR SOUL. ”

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“KINDNESS IS CARING FOR OTHERS, EVEN WHEN THEY MAY NOT CARE FOR YOU.”

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“KINDNESS IS AN EXPRESSION OF LOVE, BIG OR SMALL, IT'S WHAT HOLDS US ALL TOGETHER!”

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“KINDNESS IS THE HIGHEST FOR OF INTELLIGENCE”

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““BEAUTIFY YOUR INNER DIALOGUE. BEAUTIFY YOUR INNER WORLD WITH LOVE LIGHT AND COMPASSION. LIFE WILL BE BEAUTIFUL.” ”

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“THE BEST WAY TO FIND YOURSELF IS TO LOSE YOURSELF IN THE SERVICE OF OTHERS.”

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“KINDNESS IS A GIFT EVERYONE CAN AFFORD TO GIVE”

—Unknown

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“KINDNESS IS GIVING TO OTHERS FROM THE HEART.”

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“KINDNESS IS THE KEY TO LIFE.”

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“KINDNESS IS IGNITING A LIGHT IN SOMEONE ELSE FOR NO REASON OTHER THAN TO WATCH THEM ENJOY THE GLOW.”

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“THOSE WHO MAKE COMPASSION AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THEIR LIVES FIND THE JOY OF LIFE. KINDNESS DEEPENS THE SPIRIT AND PRODUCES REWARDS THAT CANNOT BE COMPLETELY EXPLAINED IN WORDS. IT IS AN EXPERIENCE MORE POWERFUL THAN WORDS. TO BECOME ACQUAINTED WITH KINDNESS ONE MUST BE PREPARED TO LEARN NEW THINGS AND FEEL NEW FEELINGS. KINDNESS IS MORE THAN A PHILOSOPHY OF THE MIND. IT IS A PHILOSOPHY OF THE SPIRIT. ”

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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”

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“KINDNESS IS CHOOSING TO ACKNOWLEDGE AND CELEBRATE THE BEAUTY IN OTHERS, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER OR NOT THEY CAN FIND IT IN THEMSELVES.”

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“KIND WORDS CAN BE SHORT AND EASY TO SPEAK BUT THEIR ECHOES ARE TRULY ENDLESS”

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“KINDNESS TO ME MEANS DOING THINGS FOR THE CAUSE AND NOT THE APPLAUSE.”

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