Posted by on Apr 28, 2009 in Compassion - India, Compassion International, Photos | 34 comments

A smile is the universal welcome.
~Max Eastman

Kolkata Compassion Children Welcome Team

The shortest distance between two people
is a smile.

 

Compassion children jumping rope

If you smile at someone, they might smile back.

Kolkata Compassion boy making a pencil holder


Smiling is my favorite exercise.

Compassion International, Kolkata, morning exercise

People seldom notice old clothes if you wear a big smile. 
~Lee Mildon

Compassion International parents, grandparents  

The robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
~William Shakespeare, Othello

Kolkata family sponsored by Compassion International

A smile confuses an approaching frown.

Poverty in Kolkata, precious baby


Everytime you smile at someone, it is an action of love,
a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.
~Mother Teresa

Kolkata, Compassion International sponsored children

A laugh is a smile that bursts.
~Mary H. Waldrip

girl smiling in Kolkata, Compassion International

Some of these kids don't have sponsors :(.
Know anyone who can do somethin' about that?

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They're tearing up the internets–check out their posts, too :).

Thanks to Quote Garden for all the "smile" quotes; unknown unless attributed.