Even a little spark of kindness can put a colossal burst of sunshine into someone’s day. Here are a handful of reasons why acts of kindness are so good for you—whether you’re the giver, recipient, or even the observer of the kind act.
There are some things worth holding onto—things like love, hope, healthy relationships, compassion, and passion. Just the same, there are some things worth letting go—things like comparison, competition, blame, shame, and fear.
Loving yourself can be a challenging feat. It’s also rewarding, satisfying, enduring, and leads to love elsewhere. When you open up to the love you can hold for yourself, life becomes easier and happier. Here are some (awesome) reasons why you should love and respect yourself, because no one can love you like you can.
There are many ways to see the same situation. Rather than automatically searching for flaws, open your mind (and heart) and seek out the positive aspects of what’s going on—or at least another perspective. When we balance our brains, we’ll truly know what harmony on earth feels like. These quotes about being open-minded might help.
To love is to really live, and these short love quotes capture this eternal relationship—whether it’s a romantic or not. These quotes are about the kind of love that resonates with a deeper level in all living beings; it’s the glue that holds us together.
Repeating these mantras for love will help you open your heart to the happiness that’s already here. These mantras will strengthen your connection to yourself, the people around you, and the pulse of the present moment.
Spread the love where it seems to be lacking. Spread the light where it’s needed most. This affirmation is a commitment to live up to the love and light that is in us, and to treat others as if that is all we see.
Forgiving others isn’t always the easiest task in the world. When you’re finding it difficult or even impossible to forgive and forget, remember these two steps.
These loneliness quotes serve to remind us all that we’re never truly alone (no matter how unlikely that might seem sometimes) because all life is so intricately connected to the various expressions of itself. We are part of all life; the universe is also inside, because there is nowhere it is not.
Compassion is kindness in action. When we choose to be kind individuals, we start to build a more compassionate world as a whole. This affirmation will remind you to be kind to others and to yourself, because it’s such a necessary part of real happiness.