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The truest help we can render an afflicted man is not to take his burden from him, but to call out his best energy, that he may be able to bear the burden.

The woman who does not choose to love should cut the matter short at once, by holding out no hopes to her suitor.

There ain't nothing but one thing wrong with every one of us, and that's selfishness.

There are no little events in life, those we think of no consequence may be full of fate, and it is at our own risk if we neglect the acquaintances and opportunities that seem to be casually offered, and of small importance.

There are times when sympathy is as necessary as the air we breathe.

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

There is no greater loan than a sympathetic ear.

There is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving.

There is nothing in life but refraining from hurting others, and comforting those that are sad.

There is nothing to make you like other human beings so much as doing things for them.

There remain times when one can only endure. One lives on, one doesn't die, and the only thing that one can do is to fill one's mind and time as far as possible with the concerns of other people. It doesn't bring immediate peace, but it brings the dawn nearer.

There's no use doing a kindness if you do it a day too late.

Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. See quote detail

Three things in human life are important: The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind.

Time and money spent in helping men do more for themselves is far better than mere giving.

To be a revolutionary you have to be a human being. You have to care about people who have no power.

To be told we are loved is not enough. We must feel loved.

To complain that life has no joys while there is a single creature whom we can relieve by our bounty, assist by our counsels or enliven by our presence, is to lament the loss of that which we possess, and is just as rational as to die of thirst with the cup in our hands.

To feel sorry for the needy is not the mark of a Christian-to help them is.

To give and then not feel that one has given is the very best of all ways of giving.

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