Quotation: As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them. John F. Kennedy

“AS WE EXPRESS OUR GRATITUDE, WE MUST NEVER FORGET THAT THE HIGHEST APPRECIATION IS NOT TO UTTER WORDS BUT TO LIVE BY THEM.”

—John F. Kennedy

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“KINDNESS IS HELPING THE WORLD, ONE PERSON AT A TIME.”

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“KINDNESS IS SPREADING SUNSHINE INTO OTHER PEOPLE'S LIVES REGARDLESS OF THE WEATHER.”

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“THE BEST INDEX TO A PERSON’S CHARACTER IS HOW HE TREATS PEOPLE WHO CAN’T DO HIM ANY GOOD–AND HOW HE TREATS PEOPLE WHO CAN’T FIGHT BACK.”

—Abigail Van Buren

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“IF YOU CAN BE ANYTHING, BE KIND”

—Unknown

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“KINDNESS IS ALWAYS DOING THE NICEST THING POSSIBLE IN ANY SITUATION.”

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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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“BEING KIND IS GIVING EVEN WHEN IT SEEMS LIKE YOU HAVE NOTHING TO GIVE.”

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“WE THINK TOO MUCH AND FEEL TOO LITTLE. MORE THAN MACHINERY, WE NEED HUMANITY. MORE THAN CLEVERNESS, WE NEED KINDNESS AND GENTLENESS.”

—Charlie Chaplin

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“KINDNESS IS AN ACT YOU COMMIT TO MAKE PEOPLE FEEL GOOD ABOUT THEMSELVES AND THE WORLD THEY LIVE IN. AN ACT PERFORMED NOT TO CHANGE ANYTHING, BUT TO INSPIRE EVERYTHING.”

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“KINDNESS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT TOOL TO SPREAD LOVE AMONG HUMANITY.”

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“A GOOD HEAD AND GOOD HEART ARE ALWAYS A FORMIDABLE COMBINATION. BUT WHEN YOU ADD TO THAT A LITERATE TONGUE OR PEN, THEN YOU HAVE SOMETHING VERY SPECIAL.”

—Nelson Mandela

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“LIFE IS TOO SHORT TO WAKE UP IN THE MORNING WITH REGRETS. SO, LOVE THE PEOPLE WHO TREAT YOU RIGHT, FORGET ABOUT THE ONES WHO DON'T, AND BELIEVE THAT EVERYTHING HAPPENS FOR A REASON. IF YOU GET A CHANCE, TAKE IT. IF IT CHANGES YOUR LIFE, LET IT. NOBODY SAID LIFE WOULD BE EASY, THEY JUST PROMISED IT WOULD BE WORTH IT. ”

—Harvey MacKay

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“THE TRUE ESSENCE OF HUMANKIND IS KINDNESS. THERE ARE OTHER QUALITIES WHICH COME FROM EDUCATION OR KNOWLEDGE, BUT IT IS ESSENTIAL, IF ONE WISHES TO BE A GENUINE HUMAN BEING AND IMPART SATISFYING MEANING TO ONE'S EXISTENCE, TO HAVE A GOOD HEART.”

—Tenzin Gyatso

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“KINDNESS IS A VEHICLE FOR PEACE.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS SEEING THE BEST IN OTHERS WHEN THEY CANNOT SEE IT IN THEMSELVES.”

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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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