Quotation: A tree is known by its fruit; a man by his deeds. A good deed is never lost; he who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love. Saint Basil

“A TREE IS KNOWN BY ITS FRUIT; A MAN BY HIS DEEDS. A GOOD DEED IS NEVER LOST; HE WHO SOWS COURTESY REAPS FRIENDSHIP, AND HE WHO PLANTS KINDNESS GATHERS LOVE.”

—Saint Basil

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“KINDNESS IS DOING WHAT YOU CAN, WHERE YOU ARE, WITH WHAT YOU HAVE.”

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“GOOD WORDS BRING GOOD FEELINGS TO THE HEART. SPEAK WITH KINDNESS, ALWAYS. ”

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“KINDNESS IS THE THE RAWEST FORM OF HUMAN COMPASSION.”

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

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“ALWAYS BE A LITTLE KINDER THAN NECESSARY”

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“UNEXPECTED KINDNESS IS THE MOST POWERFUL, LEAST COSTLY, AND MOST UNDERRATED AGENT OF HUMAN CHANGE.”

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“I FEEL THE CAPACITY TO CARE IS THE THING WHICH GIVES LIFE ITS DEEPEST SIGNIFICANCE.”

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“BE SO GOOD THEY CAN'T IGNORE YOU”

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“KIND HEARTS ARE THE GARDENS. KIND THOUGHTS ARE THE ROOTS. KIND WORDS ARE THE BLOSSOMS. KIND DEEDS ARE THE FRUITS.”

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“KINDNESS CAN MAKE A BAD DAY GOOD, AND A GOOD DAY BETTER.”

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““I WOULD RATHER MAKE MISTAKES IN KINDNESS AND COMPASSION THAN WORK MIRACLES IN UNKINDNESS AND HARDNESS.” ”

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

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“KINDNESS IS ONE SOUL TOUCHING ANOTHER IN A WAY THAT SAYS I SEE YOU.”

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

—Unknown

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“KINDNESS IS THE TRUE EXPRESSION OF LOVE WITHOUT ANY BARRIERS.”

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