This Year Planner is GREAT. (Currently sold out though.)
“It scales better than competitiveness, frustration, pettiness, regret, revenge, merit (whatever that means) or apathy. Kindness ratchets up. It leads to more kindness. It can create trust and openness and truth and enthusiasm and patience and possibility.
Kindness, in one word, is a business model, an approach to strangers and a platform for growth.It might take more effort than you were hoping it would, but it’s worth it.”
“Let us temper our criticism with kindness. None of us comes fully equipped.”
– Carl Sagan
“I don’t think it is possible to contribute to the present moment in any meaningful way while being wholly engulfed by it. It is only by stepping out of it, by taking a telescopic perspective, that we can then dip back in and do the work which our time asks of us.”
A Reflection on Living Through Turbulent Times, by Maria Popova
I noticed this drawing on Christiane Spangsberg’s Instagram. Would love a giant version on my living room walls.
“Generosity is the most natural outward expression of an inner attitude of compassion and loving-kindness.”
– Dalai Lama
Within each of us exists the potential to contribute positively to society. Although one individual among so many on this planet may seem too insignificant, it is our personal efforts that will determine the direction our society is heading.
— Dalai Lama (@DalaiLama) December 22, 2017
This post made me laugh out loud. Dog owner stacks food on this sleeping bulldog. I have so many questions! Also, I love you internet!
I was just reminded of this wonderful post by MailChimp co-founder Ben Chestnut from a few years back. I recommend you give it a read if you haven’t seen it yet.