Faith in Humanity, Restored: 10 Moments. {Video}

Via Waylon Lewis
on Jul 4, 2012
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10 Moments that help us remember to Touch in with our Heart.

Humans are fundamentally good.

It’s only when we confuse our pursuit happiness with a sort of finite supply…when really, paying it forward, thinking of others first, is the surest way to insta-joy.

I’ll readily admit it: I needed this:


About Waylon Lewis

Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. | His first book, Things I would like to do with You, is now available.


9 Responses to “Faith in Humanity, Restored: 10 Moments. {Video}”

  1. […] For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; […]

  2. Linda V Lewis says:

    It would be great if every newspaper and magazine always had at least a page dedicated to this kind of "news"! There have been whole cultures which demonstrate kindness and respect–like in Tokyo where the bus driver at the beginning of the route is the 1st one on, then before taking his seat bows to everyone on board; and at the end of the route gets up and all bow to each other. Also it used to be–at least two decades ago–you could drop your wallet in the Tokyo airport, and either it would stay on the floor, or someone would pick it up and bring to to a counter where it would be brought to the lost and found!

  3. Lynn B says:

    Thank you so much for sharing this, very touching.

  4. […] Restore someone’s faith in humanity and do something selfless, today. […]

  5. Tracy says:

    Loved this! Thank you!

  6. Crystal says:

    HEY FRIENDS! Please please help me find the man who took this photo of a man giving his shoes to an orphan kid!!! It's how my fiancee and I met over a year ago!!!!!! I want to find the man who took this and tell him our story and also find a larger version of this photo to put it on our wall in our future home. THANKS SO MUCH FOR YOUR HELP!!!!!

    [email protected]

  7. Tara says:

    Love this!

  8. Whitney says:

    We ALL need this right now. <3