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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“WHEN WE FEEL LOVE AND KINDNESS TOWARD OTHERS, IT NOT ONLY MAKES OTHERS FEEL LOVED AND CARED FOR, BUT IT HELPS US ALSO TO DEVELOP INNER HAPPINESS AND PEACE.”

—The 14th Dalai Lama

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“KINDNESS IS POWER; THE POWER TO HELP SOMEONE, THE POWER TO MOVE SOMEONE, THE POWER TO INSPIRE SOMEONE. WHEN YOU START BY HELPING ONE PERSON WITH KINDNESS, YOU NEVER KNOW HOW FAR THAT SPARK WILL GO.”

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“THE BEST PART OF LIFE IS NOT JUST SURVIVING, BUT THRIVING WITH PASSION AND COMPASSION AND HUMOR AND STYLE AND GENEROSITY AND KINDNESS.”

—Maya Angelou

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

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“KINDNESS IS THE ABILITY TO KNOW WHAT THE RIGHT THING TO DO IS AND HAVING THE COURAGE TO DO IT!!”

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“KINDNESS IS BEAUTIFUL.”

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“KIND PEOPLE ARE THE BEST KIND OF PEOPLE”

—Unknown

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

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“KINDNESS IS A SILENT SMILE, A FRIENDLY WORD, A NOD OF ENCOURAGEMENT. KINDNESS IS THE SINGLE MOST POWERFUL THING WE CAN TEACH CHILDREN.”

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“WHEN YOU ARE KIND TO OTHERS, IT NOT ONLY CHANGES YOU, IT CHANGES THE WORLD”

—Harold Kushner

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“ALWAYS BE A LITTLE KINDER THAN NECESSARY”

—James M. Barrie

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“LIFE IS MOSTLY FROTH AND BUBBLE; TWO THINGS STAND LIKE STONE: KINDNESS IN ANOTHER'S TROUBLE, COURAGE IN OUR OWN.”

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“KINDNESS IS REALIZING THAT WE'RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER.”

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“TRY TO BE A RAINBOW IN SOMEONE'S CLOUD”

—Maya Angelou

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“THREE THINGS IN HUMAN LIFE ARE IMPORTANT: THE FIRST IS TO BE KIND; THE SECOND IS TO BE KIND; AND THE THIRD IS TO BE KIND.”

—Henry James

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“KINDNESS MEANS BUILDING BRIDGES INSTEAD OF WALLS.”

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