Quotation: A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble. Mahatma Gandhi

“A 'NO' UTTERED FROM THE DEEPEST CONVICTION IS BETTER THAN A 'YES' MERELY UTTERED TO PLEASE, OR WORSE, TO AVOID TROUBLE.”

—Mahatma Gandhi

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“KINDNESS IS A VEHICLE FOR PEACE.”

—RAKtivist

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

—Mother Teresa

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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. ”

—Robert J. Furey

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“I EXPECT TO PASS THROUGH LIFE BUT ONCE. IF THEREFORE, THERE BE ANY KINDNESS I CAN SHOW, OR ANY GOOD THING I CAN DO TO ANY FELLOW BEING, LET ME DO IT NOW, AND NOT DEFER OR NEGLECT IT, AS I SHALL NOT PASS THIS WAY AGAIN.”

—William Penn

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“KINDNESS IS A VAST COLOR THAT ONLY YOUR HEART KNOWS HOW TO PAINT.”

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“KINDNESS IS A WAY OF LIFE.”

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“NO ACT OF KINDNESS IS TOO SMALL. THE GIFT OF KINDNESS MAY START AS A SMALL RIPPLE THAT OVER TIME CAN TURN INTO A TIDAL WAVE AFFECTING THE LIVES OF MANY.”

—Kevin Heath

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“KINDNESS IS LIKE A SEED THAT WHEN CULTIVATED CAN GROW AND GROW AND GROW.”

—RAKtivist

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“KINDNESS IS A REFLECTION OF WHO YOU ARE'”

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

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“WHEREVER THERE IS A HUMAN BEING, THERE IS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR A KINDNESS”

—Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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“KINDNESS IS GIVING TO OTHERS FROM THE HEART.”

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

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“KINDNESS IS LOVING YOURSELF ENOUGH TO LOVE THOSE AROUND YOU.”

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“BE SO GOOD THEY CAN'T IGNORE YOU”

—Steve Martin

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“UNLESS SOMEONE LIKE YOU CARES A WHOLE AWFUL LOT, NOTHING IS GOING TO GET BETTER. IT’S NOT.”

—Dr. Seuss

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