"Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier."
- Mother Teresa
"A sense of humor...is needed armor. Joy in one's heart and some laughter on one's lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp of life."
- Hugh Sidey
"The power of community to create health is far greater than any physician, clinic or hospital."
"What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?"
"May you live as long as you want, and never want as long as you live."
- Irish Blessing
"If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen of the world."
- Francis Bacon
"Some moments are nice, some are nicer, some are even worth writing about."
- Charles Bukowski
"From my point of view, God is the light that illuminates the darkness, even if it does not dissolve it, and a spark of divine light is within each of us."
- Pope Francis
"Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness."
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"No my friend, darkness is not everywhere, for here and there I find faces illuminated from within; paper lanterns among the dark trees."
- Carole Borges
"Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see."
- Mark Twain
"Cities were always like people, showing their varying personalities to the traveler...Where one city will rise a certain individual to glory, it will destroy another who is not suited to its personality. Only through travel can we know where we belong or not, where we are loved and where we are rejected."
- Roman Payne, Cities and Countries
What makes me mad is arrogance, pretension, putting on airs.
- David Duchovny
"My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness."
- The Dalai Lama XIV
"If falling in love is anything like learning how to spell, I don't want to do it. It takes too long."
- Glenn, age 7
"We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the only solution is love and love comes with community."
- Dorothy Day, The Long Loneliness: The Autobiography of the Legendary Catholic Social Activist.