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I Never Underestimate The Power Of Kindness

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 131 People

    It's An Energy!

    Being kind and spreading that kindness around is like an energy source all it's own. It can grow and is vulnerable to the same vacuum effect as anything else that tries to suck the life force from good things.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 8, 2011

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    ~The Little Starfish~ (poem) copy

    The Starfish Perspective Upon the beach, there we laid, As many did pass by. Until a small girl came near, She wouldn't let me die. I saw a stranger approach her, And heard him asked her why? She said they all have worth, And this one doesn't have to die. I will do whatever I...
    Raindrop000 Raindrop000 51-55, F 3 Responses Jul 24, 2010

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    My Power Of Kindness

    I think that5 most people don't understand. The power of kindness. Its the best kind of power to have. To want to help other people. Its something that is nice to have. It can also be passed around to others. I know that I have always had the power of kindness. I just need to be...
    acjf acjf 22-25, F Mar 11, 2011

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    Aunt L's Big Heart

    The first few summers I spent at Aunt L's and Uncle A's house they had downstairs neighbours who had 5 rambunctious boys. Well, really 4 rambunctious ones and 1 who had been born with some kind of neurological problem. There was something wrong with his arms, he couldn't bring...
    jojewel jojewel 56-60, F 2 Responses Mar 13, 2010

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    One Random Act

    One random act of kindness can change someone's life.  Be a blessing to others and blessings will flow to you.
    silentwitness silentwitness 46-50 3 Responses May 9, 2010

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    My Tribute To My Aunt And Uncle

    After thoroughly going over the details of my childhood with me, my psychiatrist asked me where I had taken the model for my own family. I had to answer that it was from spending summers with Aunt L and Uncle A. When I was ten and my sister nine, my parents seperated. My...
    jojewel jojewel 56-60, F 12 Responses Mar 2, 2010

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    Valuable Lesson

    I've mentioned elsewhere that I lived in a homeless shelter for several months.  Living there I learned one of the most important lessons I've yet absorbed:  always be kind.I did not like all of the women at that shelter.  A few I came very close to hating.  I was kind anyway...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 12, 2011

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    We Remember What's Important

    When I was a little girl it was popular to have Kool Aid stands, pretty similar to lemon aid stands. So I bought the Kool Aid, mixed it up, got the glasses and napkins and set up in the local park.Shortly after a group of girls came by, checked out my stand, giggled and proceeded...
    frito414 frito414 56-60, F 28 Responses Jan 22, 2010

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    The Most Kindest Man In The Universe

    I never thought up until 2 years ago that kindness could exist in such a pure untainted , unconditional form as that  I have experienced from a  wonderful man. Clearly it is a breed in extinction , but It overwhelms now as i write that countless friends , family , strangers and...
    andromeda andromeda 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 9, 2012

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    I know I am naturally a kind person but in this post, I want to share a random act of kindness someone did for me a while back. I went to Red Lobster one day a long while back and...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Sep 25

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    I decided to make one contribution a day to the people of this world. I do not mean 'monetary' contributions, I mean acts of goodness and kindness. I believe this would restore my...
    A888888 A888888 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    Give all the kindness and love you have inside you... For kindness is eternal :)
    Summerandroses Summerandroses 22-25, F Oct 9

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    Empathy and KindnessHow one act of kindness can make a vast difference. 
    ZenSpirit ZenSpirit 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 9

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    electricproducts electricproducts 18-21, F Sep 27

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    Today I read it is better to treat everyone with kindness from the first moment,because you always can be unkind later,but once you are unkind there is no turning back.
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    Perhaps one day when I stop being terrified of my social awkwardness, I'll actually do nice things for strangers. But random acts of kindness that I witness make my day! I saw a...
    unicornbombz unicornbombz 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    I advocate kindness and compassion towards creatures, great and small. This includes dogs, cats, birds, horses, cows, apes, monkees, gorillas, red-eyed monsters, sasquatches (Big...
    Maveriick1962 Maveriick1962 51-55, M Oct 11

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    By doing simple acts of kindness for others, we can't help but lift ourselves up, too. - Anonymous
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses Oct 11

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    I don't always use Youtube, but when i use, i always watch videos like random acts of kindness, faith in humanity restored, some short animated love stories, humanity experiments...
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M Oct 14

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    Kindness and a sense of humor are the non-negotiable qualities that I seek in a partner. After years of poor choices, I now realize that these two traits are the sexiest things a...
    lostit77 lostit77 46-50, F 7 Responses Oct 14

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    I want to tell you a story. Well more like write a love letter in an unusual way. You see I have met someone here. She knows who she is. Her posts are what attracted me to her. We...
    Leeza1964 Leeza1964 46-50, M Sep 26

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    I recently apologized to someone for something. I'm not sure if I actually did anything wrong but I felt as if they took it wrong. So not wanting to lose this person I apologized...
    Nursekat87 Nursekat87 26-30, F Sep 29

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    "Let us never forget that government is ourselves and not an alien power over us. The ultimate rulers of our democracy are not a President and senators and congressmen and...
    AwesomePossum17 AwesomePossum17 22-25, M Sep 25

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    The older I get, the more I believe in the importance and power of stories. I have business clients and some of them have teased me that "Any time we ask you a question, you...
    MaitreE MaitreE 51-55, M 1 Response Oct 10

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    Yes I crave power and my power increases every time i commit a sin and right now my powers are charged and lord Satan gives me my power and lord Satan made me the Satanic high...
    DemonofFear DemonofFear 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 14

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    The Midnight Train - Have you ever found yourself in a place where you need to find hope? In a situation that is dark and without answers? How do you feel? Can you find the words...
    vaylorie vaylorie 46-50, F 4 Responses Sep 24

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    I really want super powers because, I would be a hero and I could do any thing like if I hade ice powers (which I really want).I could freeze things but,I would not want to freeze...
    moseley0202 moseley0202 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    i would want to have the power of invisibility, mind reading, element of water, fire, earth, wind, and also that i had powers like if i wanted something or such like a magic wand...
    memyself1234 memyself1234 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    Assuming this doesn't have to be from one of the DC characters in the picture is probably want the same power as The Dark Phoenix. As I see it that's the ability to change, destroy...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 27

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    Rotor centrifugal sand maker is one kind of high efficiency sand making machine that equipped with vertical shaft. This machine is used for crushing the hard material and shaping...
    crusherment crusherment 26-30, M Sep 28

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    id choose the super power that lets me learn other super powers...i win :P if i cant do that then definitely the ability fly...so i could travel the world
    TheKingWizard TheKingWizard 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 10

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    I will never give up the fight for whats right and just until there is no more fight left in me! I am against censorship of free speech and the eroding of civil liberties. All...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M Oct 9

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    Course not. My friend posted this "When your tanning in a storm and the powers goes out #NakedAndFried" If you got the naked and afraid reference you rock
    LovelyDeadly LovelyDeadly 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 26

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    It would be so cool ti have magical powers like telekinesis i could be like carrie just without killing everone!
    Kitry Kitry 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 26

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    Probably telekinesis or telepathy but what about the ability to make babies stop crying? It wouldn't help you defeat evil and crime but it sure would be useful. Think about it, you...
    DreamingSouls DreamingSouls 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 27

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    The power to make girls wet by just one look 😉😉😉
    dontwannadiealone dontwannadiealone 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 27

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    I wold have the power to turn in to any thing and Any one
    tmoss24 tmoss24 13-15, M 2 Responses Sep 28

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    I want to have healing powers that can Cure any disfugurament in the body,face and Cure every virus, illnes, and I wanna be immortal and stay young and beautiful forever (everyone...
    Liliaththexterminator Liliaththexterminator 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 28

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    Who needs power's when you are God!!! Mwahahaha
    Yu12 Yu12 26-30, M Sep 28

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    Wisdom would be my super power
    jack3683 jack3683 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 28

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    Can you see or hear the dead? See the future? Levitate or perform or experience extraordinary phenomena that makes you unique among the ordinary citizens in the world? I love to...
    goldendragonrider goldendragonrider 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 30

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    a dear friend was told last week after extensive testing she needed 2 stints put in her heart as 2 blockages was clear to see and it may be worse after the heart cath then even...
    rckt148 rckt148 51-55, M 6 Responses Sep 30

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    If I'm going to die alone it might as well be an epic death. So I imagine that I must first acquire a weather balloon and an air tight capsule and suit. From that point I space...
    Youngnerd Youngnerd 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 3

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    I have this special power that makes people just want to get away from me. It's called weirdness and ugliness hahahahaha *cries*
    LadyWhatever LadyWhatever 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 3

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    Please if you believe in the power of prayer, our family needs prayers for my Dad, Ed--he has cancer. Please pray, thank you.
    jrice356 jrice356 46-50, F 5 Responses Oct 7

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