By sofo archon the healing power of kindness is amazing, but not many of us realize it just a small act of kindness can have a great impact on the world w ith our actions we are shaping our world, and hence the kind of life we are living different actions bring different results: an act of anger will bring hatred and. 490 redd angelo kill them with kindness we have heard it all our lives – from parents, teachers and influencers everyone knows the so-called golden rule, but not everyone takes it to heart this has always been one of my favorite sayings and it resonates with me in a unique way i grew up with a mom. A perfect society would consist of an atmosphere where random acts of kindness were a normal part of everyone's daily life not only does one experience a sensation of relief and joy whenever performing an act of kindness, the deed also affects the person whom the kindness was directed towards a random act of. Happiness researcher sean achor demonstrated through his extensive research that if you perform random acts of kindness for two minutes a day for twenty-one days, you can actually retrain your brain to be more positive studies such as his show that when your brain is more positive you are more likely. Editorial reviews review a book after my own heart —his holiness the dalai lama when all is said and done, it all comes down to kindness this book says it all and should become a classic highly and enthusiastically recommended to all —richard carlson, author of don't sweat the small stuff if ever there was a.
As you can see, i am relying almost completely on father faber's famous essay, “ kindness,” in his book, spiritual conferences (tan) although a long essay it is well worth reading and meditating on faber's point that a special kindness is due to everyone, if taken to heart, has the power to increase our. Angela davis describes the power of kindness from her family and friends in living with a rare disease and struggling after surgery. Emma carrol writes about her journey with cerebral palsy, lady gaga's visits to gillette children's hospital, and the importance of kindness.
People instinctively reciprocate anger with anger and kindness with kindness, but what happens when someone breaks this 'complementary behaviour' chain using the story of a home robbery that was disarmed by an offer of wine as a starting point, this cleverly conceived video investigates the surprising power of. A collection of quotes on the subject of kindness francis bacon, essays a single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees the greatest work that eric hoffer, power quotes to energize your life what wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness. When i was in high school in the late '60's, circumstances of poverty, lack of resources, and gender discrimination prevented me from even considering attending college in the spring of my senior year, i was called to the guidance office where i was informed that my grade point average qualified me to be.
“flexibility is a form of practical wisdom, an intelligence that lives in the present, that knows how to read the slightest sign of change and then has the facility and pliability necessary for adapting to the new conditions this kind of wisdom comes from understanding that we cannot control every single element. Pay it forward: based on the novel of the same name written in 1999 by author catherine ryan hyde, the motion picture pay it forward, which starred kevin spacey, helen hunt, haley joel osment and jon bon jovi, illustrates the power one person can have to impact a chain reaction of kind deeds the philosophy of pay.