25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

Articles Mar 15, 2019 10:15

While some people who are sick of the world around them keep repeating the phrase, “Stop the bus, I want to get off,” and dream about moving to Mars, others continue to change the world for the better. In fact, it’s not that difficult — all you need to do is pay more attention to the environment, not pass by others when they are in trouble, help those who need it, and simply not feel shy about doing kind things.

Bright Side is sure that even a tiny act of kindness is a huge step toward making our future world a more beautiful place.

“225,718 tires removed from Osborne Reef off the coast of Florida. I couldn’t be more proud of my company!”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

While standing at the traffic lights somewhere in Canada, a driver cleaned the rear window of the car in front of him.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

When you didn’t just “like” a post asking for help:

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

A bag with products was attached to the front of a store in Bari, Italy.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

Translation: “Eat this if you are hungry!”

This volunteer is clearing snow from the bridge at the Bowl & Pitcher in Spokane, USA.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“Someone drove 10 miles to deliver my purse back home 2 days after I’d lost it. They didn’t take any of the money from it and didn’t leave a name so I can’t thank them properly. So whoever you are, you are pretty wonderful.”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

A participant of a marathon ran 19 miles with a puppy that she picked up along the way. After the marathon, she adopted him.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“Every weekend this kid comes to our local park to pick up garbage and recycle things left on the ground.”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

This lady was hanging scarves at a busy intersection as the polar vortex hit Chicago.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

Don’t pass by if you see that there is someone who needs help. Sometimes one sip of water can save a life.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

Some person has been putting books in there for kids to borrow for as long as 10 years.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

A policeman making sure a cat crosses the road safely

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“I didn’t notice that I lost my gloves yesterday. Found them like this at my car this morning. Thank you, stranger!”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

The pizza delivery knew their customer’s kid just turned 1 so they surprised them with an extra baby pizza.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

This lady took time off her break to help an old man with his groceries.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“This awesome stranger turned around in traffic today to tow my stuck car out of an empty lot.”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

A guy has built this marvelous house for stray cats so that they can keep warm in the winter.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

Translation: “Cat House"

12-year-old Samuel collects and donates blankets for the homeless. He has collected over 5,000 blankets in the last few years.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“This amazing Uber driver and his passenger saw me slip over in the snow and stopped and insisted I travel the next 2 minutes of my journey with them, no charge. Would have taken me 40 minutes in the snow.”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

It was raining so they took the cat in.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“My 7-year-old daughter is cutting her hair off tomorrow so she can donate it.”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“A lovely couple handed my son a little toy doll while we were at the grocery store. They give them to crying kids on airplanes, tearful children at stores, etc. The woman keeps them in her purse wherever she goes. Thank you so much!”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

Every Valentine’s Day, this amazing gentleman will bring all the widows from the nursing/retirement home and treat them each to lunch, gifts, and a rose. He’s done this for the last 5 years at our restaurant.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

This coffee house helps to preserve the environment, motivating its guests to take care of nature.

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

“I saw this man and his dog whilst I was crossing a bridge in Prague. It was 25° F out and he used his only blanket to wrap up the dog. A true act of love.​​​​​​”

25 People Who Know That You Can Change the World Only by Starting With Yourself

Do you know people who could become heroes in our next compilation dedicated to acts of kindness? We would be glad to hear from you in the comments!

Source: https://brightside.me/wonder-people/25-people-who-know-that-you-can-change-the-world-only-by-starting-with-yourself-709010/

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