The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention. —Oscar Wilde

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The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.

OSCAR WILDE

novelist, playwright

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Bill linky from Kindness NY FEBRUARY 12, 2018
How sweet it is

OD Sharma from New Delhi FEBRUARY 12, 2018
SUPERB


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In matters of principle, stand like a rock; in matters of taste, swim with the current.  —Thomas Jefferson
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Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings. —Victor Hugo
Happiness, not in another place, but this place not for another hour, but for this hour. —Walt Whitman
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When there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved. —Mattie Stepanek
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The only way to do great work is to love what you do. —Steve Jobs
The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by. The saint is the man who walks through the dark paths of the world, himself a light. —Felix Adler
We can learn to see each other and see ourselves in each other and recognize that human beings are more alike than we are unalike. —Maya Angelou
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