costs nothing, but gives much.
It enriches those who receive,
without making poorer those who
It takes but a moment, but the
memory of it sometimes lasts
None is so rich or mighty that he
can get along without it, and none
is so poor but that he can be made
rich by it.
A smile creates happiness in the
home, fosters good will in business,
and is the countersign of
It brings rest to the weary, cheer
to the discouraged, sunshine to the
sad, and it is nature’s best
antidote for trouble.
Yet it cannot be bought, begged,
borrowed, or stolen, for it is
something that is of no value to
anyone until it is given away.
Some people are too tired to give
you a smile.
Give them one of yours, as none
needs a smile as much as he who has
no more to give.
Smiling is infectious, you can catch
it like the flu,
When someone smiled at me today, I
started smiling too.
I passed around a corner, and
someone saw my smile,
When he smiled I realized, I'd
passed it on to him.
I thought about that smile, and I
realized its true worth,
A single smile, just like mine could
travel round the earth.
So if you feel a smile begin, don't
leave it undetected,
Let's start an epidemic
quick, and get the whole