Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word... all of which have the potential to turn a life around. —Leo Buscaglia

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Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word... all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

LEO BUSCAGLIA

author, professor

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Anonymous DECEMBER 18, 2017
I loved listening to this fellow speak! I wish he was still around as I was always inspired by his words!

tianna from edison SEPTEMBER 11, 2017
love you gugs

Mike from Bus Garage MARCH 10, 2017
This is SOOOOO true

OD Sharma from New Delhi (India) MARCH 10, 2017
Superb

Becky from Summertown Tn MARCH 10, 2017
I find this so true as I work in a High School/ Jr High School. You never know what a child is going thru and just letting them know you care by smiling or complimenting them could make a world of difference in a child's life.


We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend. —Robert Louis Stevenson
I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again. —William Penn
Believe you can and you're halfway there. —Theodore Roosevelt
Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is "timing" it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way. —Fulton J. Sheen
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. —Oscar Wilde
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. —Joseph Addison
Compassion is an action word with no boundaries. —Prince Rogers Nelson
Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth. —Buddha
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. —Plato
Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be. —Dr. Wayne Dyer
A smile starts on the lips, a grin spreads to the eyes, a chuckle comes from the belly; but a good laugh bursts forth from the soul, overflows, and bubbles all around. —Carolyn Birmingham
I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I just lived the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well. —Diane Ackerman
Hurt people, hurt people. That's how pain patterns get passed on, generation after generation after generation. Break the chain today. Meet anger with sympathy, contempt with compassion and cruelty with kindness. Greet grimaces with smiles. Forgive and forget about finding fault. Love is the weapon of the future. —Yehuda Berg
Success is not just the crowning moment, the spiking of the ball in the end zone or the raising of the flag on the summit. It is the whole process of reaching for a goal and, sometimes, it begins with failure. —Erik Weihenmayer
Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny. —C.S. Lewis
The body is like a piano, and happiness is like music. It is needful to have the instrument in good order. —Henry Ward Beecher

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