No act of kindness, no mater how small, is ever wasted.
No man is happy without a delusion of some kind. Delusions are as necessary to our happiness as realities.
Intuitions and Summaries of Thought (1862)
With the song 'This Christmas' I wanted to do something that was kind of different. I mean, Donny Hathaway is an amazing artist. So I wanted to bring my flavor to the song so when people over the age of 45 or 50 hear it they'll be like 'OK, he did his thing with that record.' It's like I can appeal to everybody and not just a younger demographic.
Words have the power to both destroy and heal. When words are both true and kind, they can change our world.
I have always thought of Christmas time as a good time; a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time; the only time I know of in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut-up hearts freely.
Justice... is a kind of compact not to harm or be harmed.
Every time we hold our tongues instead of returning the sharp retort, show patience with another’s faults, show a little more love and kindness, we are helping to stock-pile more of these peace-bringing qualities in the world instead of armaments for war.
Hard work is a prison sentence only if it does not have meaning. Once it does, it becomes the kind of thing that makes you grab your wife around the waist and dance a jig.
Outliers: The Story of Success
I grew up with the classics. My mom and I would sit and watch "Singin' in the Rain" and "White Christmas" - those kind of movies.
The cheapest gift I have to give is kindness, and it is the best.
We never really had any kind of a Christmas. This is one part where my memory fails me completely.
I am a law only for my kind, I am no law for all.
Philosophy is a kind of journey, ever learning yet never arriving at the ideal perfection of truth.
To be kind to all, to like many and love a few, to be needed and wanted by those we love, is certainly the nearest we can come to happiness.
The greatest of follies is to sacrifice health for any other kind of happiness.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
Bible, Paul, 1 Corinthians 13:4-7