“You never regret being kind.” –Nicole Shepherd
If you’re a regular reader of the Doobert Caretaker blog, you know I always like to start out each blog with a quote. Some of them are from famous people you’ve heard of, and others are people that may be relatively unknown. Whether you know who Nicole Shepherd is nor not, these five simple words are very powerful when considered.
What I really like about this quote is how short and yet how thought provoking it actually is. How many
Being kind today is hard
Being kind is not an easy thing to do in our world today when we are surrounded by so much aggression and competition and negativity. Whether politics or morning traffic, co-workers or competing animal rescue groups, everyone seems to be looking to get ahead, get an edge or get a win. Rarely do you run into someone just doing a random act of kindness for someone else.
If you spread kindness to others, you will have nothing to regret. If you absorb their negative words or actions, and return them with kindness, you’ll feel even better about yourself. Give it a try and let us know how it works. We’d love to hear your stories.