kindness


Random quote of the day:

“Kindly words do not enter so deeply into men as a reputation for kindness.”

—Mencius, The Meng-Tzu (tr. James Legge)

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Random quote of the day:

“Today I bent the truth to be kind, and I have no regret, for I am far surer of what is kind than I am of what is true.”

—Robert Brault, Round Up the Usual Subjects

 

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Random quote of the day:

“He that has once done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another than he whom you yourself have obliged.”

—Benjamin Franklin, old maxim quoted in The Autobiography

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Random quote of the day:

“Before you know kindness as the deepest thing inside,
You must know sorrow as the other deepest thing.”

—Naomi Shahib Nye, “Kindness”

 

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Random quote of the day:

“There’s only one rule that I know of, babies—God damn it, you’ve got to be kind.”

—Kurt Vonnegut, God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater

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