Posts Tagged ‘helping others’

Reconnect to the Heartbeat of Humanity

May 14, 2010

How do you move from fear to love? Reaching out in service helps. When your storehouse of joy feels dark and empty, the simple act of helping another human being can magically replenish your inventory.

To complain that life has no joys while there is a single creature whom we can relieve by our bounty, assist by our counsels or enliven by our presence, is . . . just as rational as to die of thirst with the cup in our hands.
Thomas Fitzosborne

Assisting someone in need takes your mind off your own troubles and reconnects (more…)