Scenes of Compassion From a Russian Dashboard Camera. {Video}

Via on May 4, 2013

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“You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.” ― Kahlil Gibran

So often, we hesitate in helping others. We presume our hearts are just not big enough, or that what we might do couldn’t possibly have a much greater impact.

At times, it almost seems, as if we talk ourselves out of this process of reaching forward a helping hand—so much so, that we tuck them deeply back into our pockets, avert our eyes and walk away.

And, if we are really human at heart—we’ll shrink a bit, when guilt returns to ask, “Why didn’t you just…?”

Exactly, “Why didn’t you just…?”

Everything matters in this world. Every little thought, and even the smallest of dreams.

And, it all comes down to one decision point—whether to reach out and help, or simply walk away.

So, let me ask you—what can you do to help someone else today?

Watch this most touching video demonstrating simple acts of compassion caught on film—these unexpected moments of loving-kindness and true regard for human life are what give me hope each day.

Everything matters in this world—and, together, we can all make a much greater difference.

Video: Scenes of Compassion from a Russian Dashboard Camera.

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About Tara Lemieux

Tara Lemieux is a mindful wanderer, and faithful stargazer. Although she often appears to be listening with great care, rest assured she is most certainly forever lost in thought. She is an ardent explorer and lover of finding things previously undiscovered or at the very least mostly not-uncovered. When she’s not writing, you can find her walking in the woods and sometimes changing the way we look at things, one simple moment at a time. If after all of this, you still wish to seek Tara out, you can contact her at www.taralemieux.com, OR read her SUPER-AMAZING DAILY blog or, take one second to "LIKE" her on Facebook at Tara's Facebook Page. Or email her directly at tara@taralemieux.com. All roads will lead to one home, and rest assured she (and Nudnick, the wonder dog) would LOVE to hear from you.

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One Response to “Scenes of Compassion From a Russian Dashboard Camera. {Video}”

  1. Sharon says:

    Walking the path of the bodhisattva – kindness and compassion. This was just beautiful. Thank you for sharing. It is wonderful to see that the basic goodness of humans will always shine forth. We just have to look for it.

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