Tag: Claudia Hall Christian Everyday Kindness

Quotes August 18, 2019

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“Death is inevitable. But living a life we are proud of? That is something we can actually control.”
Claire Wineland
 
 
 
 
Feeling helpless? World a little too crazy? Try being kind. “A kind act can sometimes be as powerful as a sword.”
Rick Riodan
 
 
 
 
“To shine your brightest light is to be who you truly are.”
Ray T Bennett
 
 
 
 
“A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.”
Steve Maraboli
 
 
 
 
There is no them. There is only us. Be kind to all.
 
 
 
 
Welcome the strawberries of summer and all of the human and mechanical hands that has brought them from the hot field and into your hands. May kindness shower you.
 
 
 
 
Stuck? Kindness will take you everywhere you want to go. Kindness to another will give you energy. Kindness to yourself will give you energy to move past your stuck place. Kindness is the fuel that will being you the life you want. Be kind.
 
 
 
 
Be kind because bees need flowers and flowers need bees. Kindness marks the interaction between them.
 
 
 
 
So it’s happened — some mess. It’s likely your fault, but maybe it’s the other guys. Who knows. It’s just a mess. Be kind — to yourself, the guy you hit, and whoever comes to referee.
 
 
 
 
You are the star of your own life. Shine bright. Be kind.
 
 
 
 
It takes time for a tomato to ripen. It also takes time for you to grow into yourself. As hard as it is to fathom, it takes those jerks to grow up too. Be patient. Be kind.
 
 
 
 
No matter how dark it feels, remember that there is always kind light shining down on you. Share your kindness.
 
 
 
 
Breathe in. Breathe out. Be kind.
 
 
 
 
Phew. It’s been a long week and another is just around the corner. Sometimes, you need to get yourself a little something and take a breath. Be kind to you.

Quotes August 06, 2019

Courtesy of Claudia Hall Christian Everyday Kindness

 
 

Kindness is love coming through you from the source. Touch it, feel it, let it go — Be kind.
 
 

Sometimes, you have to imagine that your mind and spirit are on a quiet calm island to keep from screaming at the top of your lungs. Don’t loose your cool. Stay kind.
 
 

Worn out from a long road? It’s okay to rest for a while. Be kind to you. Just don’t give up. Be kind to your dreams.
 
 

In a race to see who can be more “right” — where cruelty is theme of the day — be different. Be kind.
 
 

Hold tight to those you love. Love everyone.
 
 

Peace of mind is in short supply these days. How is yours?
Be kind. Watch peace return to your ravaged mind.
 
 

Whatever you do today — be kind.
 
 

Turn it off. Take a real break. Move around. Reach out to someone who loves you. Take a breath. Read fiction. Laugh. Refuse to believe what they are feeding your mind. Be kind
 
 

Long journey? We are all walking our way home. Enjoy every moment. Be kind.
 
 

You are a part of this world. Taking care of you is taking care of the world. What do you need today? Be kind with your answer.
 
 

“Death is inevitable. But living a life we are proud of? That is something we can actually control.”
Claire Wineland

Quotes July 23, 2019

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“Charles Darwin, who studied human evolution, actually didn’t see mankind as being biologically competitive & self-interested. Darwin believed that we are a profoundly social & caring species. He argued that sympathy & caring for others is instinctual.”
By Claudia Hall Christian
 
 
 
 
“You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can’t put a dollar sign on.”
Dolly Parton
 
 
 
 
We live in a time where your very core will be tested.Take on the power of kindness and be kind. The world cannot tempt you to be something you are not. “The world will ask you who you are, and if you do not know, the world will tell you.”
Carl Jung
 
 
 
 
Our job is to love people without stopping to inquire whether or not they are worthy.”
Thomas Merton #whathesaid
 
 
 
 
Dear Self, you are Good Enough.
#whatshesaid
 
 
 
 
“Oft hope is born when all is forlorn.”
JRR Tolkien
 
 
 
 
“I exist not to be loved and admired, but to love and act. It is not the duty of those around me to love me. Rather, it is my duty to be concerned about the world, about (hu)man(s).”
Janusz Korczak
 
 
 
 
“Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people. A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.”
Franklin D Rosevelt
This is one of the most popular posts. It’s a reminder of who the US is day in and day out. Bullying and postering are about weakness. Kindness is strength.
 
 
 
 
Ask yourself — where do I light up? What’s my genius spark? We all have them. What is yours? Your ancestors dreamed of have the freedom, power, and wealth you have now — even if you have very little, it’s more than Irish peasants had pre-1970, more than slaves, more than English Catholics or Puritans or Pilgrims… Find your spark. Use it to brighten the world. Be kind along the way.
 
 
 
 
Your kindness sends sparks of sheer light out into the world. Be kind. Light up the world.
 
 
 
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Be kind. When you’re angry, be kind. When you’re sad, be kind. When you’re f**ng sick of it, be kind. When you’re happy, be kind. When you’re struggling, be kind. Your kindness will see you through the storms of emotions.
 
 
 
 
Feeling forlorn? Be kind to yourself and everyone around you. It will cause hope to blossom sooner.
 
 
 
 
Sometimes, all we need to remember that this year is simply a ring on the tree of your life. Make it a kind year.
 
 
 
 
Be grateful for the things you take for granted — trees planted by someone else, clean air, prevalent water, food for the taking, a safe place to rest your head. 2 minutes of gratitude will change your life.
 
 
 
 
Wherever you are, be kind. Make kind memories. Share your life with kind people.
 
 
 
 
You want to be kind. You know that kindness will change your life, and the world. You understand that kindness is coded into your DNA. So what stands between you and being kind?
 
 
 
 
Give recklessly to everyone you meet. Be kind to everyone for no reason at all.

Quotes July 01, 2019

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Kindness is a tiny seed which grows into a bounty that feeds the world. Be kind. Harvest a bounty in your life and the world.
 
 

Kindness is the fertilizer of love. Bury the bullshit. Be kind.
 
 

Listen, some day, someone will ask you — What did you do in 2019? You can easily say: “I was kind and it changed everything.” So be kind. Change everything.
 
 

Hey, this thing we call life is passing one day at a time. Be kind now. You never know when you won’t ever have a chance.
 
 

“Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength & resolution.”
Kahlil Gibran
Lately, people have been saying to me that kindness is weakness. Kindness is NOT weakness. This week, we’ll explore the power of kindness.
 
 

Have you ever been in a situation where you are confronted with an angry person? Be kind. Kindness is a genetically programmed language in every human’s brain. They will relax, even just a bit, whether they like it or not. #PowerofKindness
 
 

A few years ago, I started this project where I would say “Good Morning” to everyone I saw in the morning, regardless of who they were. Most people respond in some way. You’d be surprised. Kindness is humanness. Give it a try
 
 

Sometimes, you just have to look at the flowers and breathe. Flowers bloom and shine regardless of the crappy, angry people around them. You can do the same. Be kind. Shine on.
 
 

What do you believe? “Our kindness may be the most persuasive argument for that which we believe.”
Gordon Hinkley
I believe that human nature is kindness. Luckily, the research agrees with me. We were born to be kind, to cooperate with each other — regardless of our differences
 
 
Trees flower for such a short period of time. They burst with beauty, and then its gone. Our lives are like this — a flash of beauty and then they are gone. Be kind. It will make the short time beautiful.
 
 

I know this will sound crazy to you, but the actual thing that people are angry about, when you get down to it, is that they feel left out, abandoned, and ostracized by our world and economy. Be kind. Remind people that we are in this together.
By Claudia Hall Christian

Quotes June 19, 2019

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Kindness brings color to an otherwise bland moment, day, and life.

The light comes in on all of us. but so few revel in its bounty. Soak it up and SHINE ON!

Kindness thoughts travels. Send a kind thought to those flooded by fear, overwhelm, or actual water. It makes a difference.

Let’s keep it simple — being kind will make your every day feel like summer in a gorgeous meadow.

Feel a little shattered by life? Take a break. Breathe. Don’t face it again until you’ve put your pieces back together. Be kind to you.

Life is a grand meadow with kindness as the flower. You certainly can live without flowers but why? Be kind. Plant a flower in someone’s day, maybe even your own. #

Kindness brightens the deepest shadow.

We are all seedlings stretching out of the earth together. Be kind to everyone. They are as tiny and fragile as you are.

From sunrise to sunset, be kind.

Feel dark? Light from afar continues to shine down on you — even if you can’t see it. Be kind. Shine right back.

Thinking of giving up? It’s easy to understand why. Here’s the thing — everything can change in a moment. Never give up hope. Be kind to your heart.

It’s enough to make anyone nuts! You may as well make it fun! Put on a fake nose, turn up the music and dance.

The seed is already planted. Be kind. Let it grow.

Quotes June 11, 2019

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This science is clear — we all start out as assholes. Some people never develop beyond this point. Face it — that may be you. Be kind to the assholes of the world –even when they are yourself.
 
 
Found yourself in the middle of those assholes? All you have to do is be kind. That’s all.

Quotes May 22, 2019

Claudia Hall Christian Everyday Kindness

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Oh f**k, it’s only Wednesday. What’s left to do? Be kind. Just be kind.

Looking for a way to spice up your life? Ready for a real adventure. Be kind. You’ll be amazed at the doors it will open, the people you will meet, and the amazing things you will do. Being kind is the biggest adventure of all.
 
 
 
 
“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.”
Robert H. Schuller
 
 
 
 
“Some people are in such utter darkness that they will burn you just to see a light. Try not to take it personally.”
Kamand Kojouri
 
 
 
 
“How beautiful a day can be when kindness touches it.”
George Ellison
 
 
 
 “The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.”
Kahlil Gibran
 
 
 
 
Research finds that kindness is inherent in human beings. It’s time to unlearn your unkind behavior. It’s not who or what you are. It’s something you’ve learned.
 
 
 
 
Be kind. Everyone is under tremendous pressure right now. Be kind to them and make a special effort to be kind to you.
 
 
 
 
Kindness builds the home you long for. Be kind.
 
 
 
 
Yep. Everything is overwhelming right now. There’s no question that’s true. Take a break. Don’t give up. Be kind to you.
 
 
 
 
For all of these Saturdays, I ask you to be kind. Today, give yourself the gift of quiet peace, still kindness. Give yourself the peace of love
 
 
 
 
You don’t have to say the right words. You just have to say kind words.
 
 
 
 
How’s your personal crazy doing this week? Yeah, I thought so. Let’s agree to do one act of self-kindness every day this week and dial back the crazy. We don’t have to live this way.
 
 
 
 
This week, make an appointment to spend time with someone who loves you. Face-to-face is the most powerful, but computer video call works. Telephone or chat or sitting and writing a letter. Connection is self care
 
 
 
 
Breathe. You’ve survived every “worst day of your life” so far. You’ll survive this one too. Take a breath. Let it go. You’ve got this. Be kind to you.
 
 
 
 
Nothing is better than a good book to remind you who you are and restore your faith in humanity. Call a librarian and ask what s/he recommends. Go to a book store. Ask your friends.
 
 
 
 
Peace in the world is everybody’s business, no matter where you live or what you do.” Betty Williams One way to be responsible for peace in the world is to be responsible for your own personal peace. Your peace will affect everyone around you. This is the way the world is changed.
 
 
 
 
What is kindness? It’s a behavior marked by ethical characteristics, a pleasant disposition, and concern and consideration for others. Is this you? Why not?
 
 
 
 
Want to get wet? Hang out in water. Hang out with angry people? Get angry. Hang out with kind people, get kind.
 
 
 
 
Look up. The sky is blue. The trees are coming back into leaf in the Northern Hemisphere and in autumn in the Southern Hemisphere. Breathe. It’s a beautiful world.
 
 
 
 
Here’s a trick — put your headphones on and don’t turn on anything. People will assume you’re listening to something. Silence is healing. Give yourself the gift of silence today.

Quotes May 08, 2019

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Oh f**k, it’s only Wednesday. What’s left to do? Be kind. Just be kind.
 
 
“Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.”
Robert H. Schuller
 
 
“You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.” Jonathan Safran Foer
 
 
Let’s promise each other that we’ll take some time away from the chaos and breathe.
 
 
What kind act are you going to commit this week?
 
 
Looking for a way to spice up your life? Ready for a real adventure. Be kind. You’ll be amazed at the doors it will open, the people you will meet, and the amazing things you will do. Being kind is the biggest adventure of all.
 
 
Kindness builds the home you long for. Be kind.
 
 
“Some people are in such utter darkness that they will burn you just to see a light. Try not to take it personally.”
Kamand Kojouri

Quotes April 23, 2019

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“Toxic people will not be changed by the alchemy of your kindness. Yes, be kind. But move on swiftly and let life be their educator.”
Brendon Burchard
 
 
“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.”
Albert Einstein
 
 
Take a breath. Find some peace. Be kind.
 
 
The book about this time has not been written. Be kind. You can change the plot of this time — one kind act at a time.
 
 
Yes, it’s dark out there. Shine on. The world needs your light right now
 
 
Fear is a liar. That’s just a fact. By being kind to yourself and everyone around you, you will find the truth again. Just try it. Be kind.
 
 
Be kind. Asshole and Troll is already taken. There can never be too much kindness.
 
 
Look at yourself in the mirror and repeat after me: I see you. I know how hard you try. You matter to me. Hang in there. Things get better with time. Promise. Now, repeat it to everyone you know — you see them, they matter, you see how hard they try — and to hang in there.
 
 
The world is a large place. The universe is sharing her secrets with us. Be kind. Share the beauty within you and without.
 
 
The first sight you saw was light. So many of us only see darkness now. Ask yourself: What have I allowed to keep me from the light that is my birth right?
 
 
So many people feel as if their lives are dark right now. Be kind to someone else. Do one act of kindness. You will see the light return to your life.
 
 
You weren’t put on this planet to worry and fret. You’re here to do magic shit! Time to get some magic shit done.
 
 
We’re all opening to the light. Be kind.
 
 
Depair = Anger + Fear. If you’re feeling despair, you’re afraid somewhere. Take some time to look into your fear — and always remember fear is a liar. Let it go. Find your hope because Anger + Hope = Action.
 
 
Do one act of kindness each day of the year, and change 365 lives.
 
 
Every life is made up of moments of light and dark. What you focus on makes your life feel light or dark. Look for the light. Live in the light

Quotes April 07, 2019

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“Kind words are like honey – sweet to the soul and healthy for the body.”
Proverbs 16:24
 
 
 
 
“Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly, and most underrated agent of human change.”
Bob Kerrey
 
 
 
 
“At the end of this day, the world will either be a more or less kind, compassionate, and loving place because of your presence. Your move.”
John Pavlovitz
 
 
 
 
We’ve all heard the saying: “You are what you eat!” Did you know that this is also true with your mind, body, and spirit? Fill up on hate and anger, you’ll feel angry and hateful. Fill up on kindness, and you’ll have a kind life.
 
 
 
 
Why is it so cold? Why is it blue? Why does that road go right there? Stuck in the land of “why”? Stop it. There’s never a good answer to “why?” “Why?” is a question that takes you away from your power. Get out of your head. Get into your life.
 
 
 
 
Kindness is love with boots on the ground. Let’s get to work to make 2019 a kind year for you, your family, your city, your country, and your world.
 
 
 
 
Want a new doors to open in your life? Be kind. Kindness opens the very best doors.
 
 
 
 
What if you forgive yourself today? It’s time. You’ve suffered enough. Let it go.
 
 
 
 
“Ahh, kindness. What a simple way to tell another struggling soul that there is LOVE to be found in this world.”
 
 
 
 
Everything is a phase. Kindness is forever.
 
 
 
 
“Kindness is not an act. It’s a lifestyle.”
 
 
 
 
Want to change your luck? Be kind. Watch your luck blossom! What have you got to lose?
 
 
 
 
Practice being kind to those you love. Soon you’ll find that you love more and better.
 
 
 
 
A kind word is a way of telling another soul that there is light in the world, even it they cannot see it.
 
 
 
 
We are all heroes to someone. Maybe it’s time to be a hero to yourself?
 
 
 
 
You are magnificent. You are enough. Shine bright.
 
 
 
 
There is always one in every crowd. Just be kind.
 
 
 
 
Kindness is like a beautiful flower in the snow and ice of your every day life. Be kind.
 
 
 
 
Your mind and spirit need a visit to the forest. Time to plan a trip!
 
 
 
 
We were born to help — our neighbor, the stranger we meet on the street, our co-worker, our community, and even ourselves. Sometimes, when we hurt, we forget that we’ll feel better if we help. Being kind is the easiest and cheapest way to help — and can be done by anyone at any time.
 
 
 
 
Spring is a wonderful time to begin to think about how you can be kind to those around you.
 
 
 
 
You always have time to be kind.
 
 
 
 
Drink deep of the peace you have. Be kind to you.