Alphabet soup for the soul Vol.2 -“A”

Words from Walden

A is for Altruism

“Every man must decide whether he will walk in thelight of creative altruismor in the darkness of destructive selfishness.” – Martin Luther King Jr.-

Acts of kindness. Helping others without expecting anything in return. I believe this is inside the hearts of all humans and only fear, scarcity or lack can stop this innate desire.

‘Many hands make light work’ and ‘it takes a village’ are sayings that have been passed down since ancient times and still ring true today.

It is because theses maxims are not unique to a moment in history or a certain culture but apply to the entire species of humans. The same holds true for Altruism.

Our desire to help others is ingrained inside of every person on Earth, it is wired into our DNA. There is a reason it feels good to be kind to others.

Holding a door open…

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