The power of kindness

Goldman explores neuroscience, psychology, narratives from across the globe, and himself to finds answers within himself.

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And in this appreciation of all that they are, we are more likely to treat them with kindness, naturally. I saw surprise in his eyes: His opponent was interested in how he felt. Ferrucci mentions that there are two primary potential paths to joy: hedonism pleasure and meaning.

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This is not a "self-help" book that "teaches" you how to be kind, and is obvious through the author's quest to learn more about kindness.

Yeah, right… The dance lesson itself went pretty well.

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Is it kind? When one is open to giving and receiving bodily pleasure in its many forms, it is easier to pass on the warmth and kindness to others. It is so full of wisdom that, paradoxically, it's almost a challenge to read and process all of its insight. Can you then find compassion for them? To give the people we love the freedom to be what they want to be. I saw surprise in his eyes: His opponent was interested in how he felt. Not just our words themselves matter, but the intention and tone behind them. As we got out of the cars and approached one another, I saw he was on the warpath. But even more interesting to me than the impact of their kindness on my nerves was that these few — who were willing to truly have a conversation through our dance, at my beginner level — were able to successfully twist and throw me around in much more exciting combinations, once we had found our rhythm. That joy will radiate into both your casual interactions and long-term relationships. This proves that the author is human, but, thankfully, is such a rare occurence that it is noteworthy only because it contrasts so greatly. Not really a fan of that thinking Be generous with your time, resources, trust, and possessions.

Meditation can help us slow a harried pace, learn to sit with discomfort, and understand the flexibility of time. Additionally, she taught a class on meditation and spiritual practices as part of the life-long learning program at Nova University for five years.

Receiving our loved ones with warmth is an easy kindness we can suffuse into everyday interactions. What a great way to relate.

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The Power of Kindness: The Unexpected Benefits of Leading a Compassionate Life by Piero Ferrucci