Quotation: 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

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

—Louise Hay

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“DO YOUR LITTLE BIT OF GOOD WHERE YOU ARE; IT’S THOSE LITTLE BITS OF GOOD PUT TOGETHER THAT OVERWHELM THE WORLD”

—Desmond Tutu

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““BE A LITTLE KINDER THAN YOU HAVE TO.””

—E. Bennett

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

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS A SIMPLE ART WHICH CAN BE MASTERED BY CONSCIOUS DAILY PRACTICE”

—Unknown

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

—Kevin Heath

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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 SIMPLE. IT IS SEEING THE GOOD IN EVERYONE, AND CELEBRATING IT.”

—RAKtivist

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“THE IDEALS WHICH HAVE LIGHTED MY WAY, AND TIME AFTER TIME HAVE GIVEN ME NEW COURAGE TO FACE LIFE CHEERFULLY, HAVE BEEN KINDNESS, BEAUTY, AND TRUTH”

—Albert Einstein

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“KINDNESS MEANS BUILDING BRIDGES INSTEAD OF WALLS.”

—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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“GO BE KIND”

—Unknown

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

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS THE THE MARK WE LEAVE ON THE WORLD.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS DOING THE RIGHT THING, FOR THE RIGHT REASON, AT THE RIGHT TIME - ROOTED IN LOVE, RESPECT AND PEACE.”

—RAKtivist

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