Quotation: Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not Samuel Johnson

“KINDNESS IS IN OUR POWER, EVEN WHEN FONDNESS IS NOT”

—Samuel Johnson

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“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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“KINDNESS IS PUTTING SOMETHING GOOD BACK INTO THE WORLD.”

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“KINDNESS IS HAVING A GENEROUS HEART AND HAVING A SELFLESS PERSONALITY.”

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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.”

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“I FEEL THAT THERE IS NOTHING MORE TRULY ARTISTIC THAN TO LOVE PEOPLE.”

—Vincent Van Gogh

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“PROMOTE WHAT YOU LOVE INSTEAD OF BASHING WHAT YOU HATE”

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“WHAT YOU DO MAKES A DIFFERENCE, AND YOU HAVE TO DECIDE WHAT KIND OF DIFFERENCE YOU WANT TO MAKE”

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“THE TEST OF OUR PROGRESS IS NOT WHETHER WE ADD MORE TO THE ABUNDANCE OF THOSE WHO HAVE MUCH; IT IS WHETHER WE PROVIDE ENOUGH FOR THOSE WHO HAVE TOO LITTLE.”

—Franklin D. Roosevelt

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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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“HUMAN KINDNESS HAS NEVER WEAKENED THE STAMINA OR SOFTENED THE FIGURE OF A FREE PEOPLE. A NATION DOES NOT HAVE TO BE CRUEL TO BE TOUGH”

—Franklin D Roosevelt

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“KINDNESS IS NOT WHAT YOU DO, BUT WHO YOU ARE.”

—RAKtivist

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“THE PURPOSE OF HUMAN LIFE IS TO SERVE AND TO SHOW COMPASSION AND THE WILL TO HELP OTHERS.”

—Albert Schweitzer

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“KINDNESS IS THE BEST FEELING IN THE WORLD!”

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“HOW BEAUTIFUL A DAY CAN BE, WHEN KINDNESS TOUCHES IT!”

—George Elliston

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“KINDNESS IS THE STARS THAT TWINKLE AND THE SUN THAT SHINES.”

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“KINDNESS IS A SIMPLE SMILE ON A RAINY DAY”

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