Commentary

10 Countries That Can Teach Us A Lesson In Kindness

(MINDBODYGREEN.COM)  Emi Boscamp, August 29, 2016 — I can’t speak for the rest of the country, but we New Yorkers aren’t the politest of people. Though I love my city very much, I think we could have just a little more patience. And I’m not just throwing my fellow citydwellers under the bus here; I’m including myself. I huff and puff when someone walks too slow in front of me. I avoid eye contact on my way to work. I’ve neglected to give up my seat to someone older than I on the subway.

Which is why it can be helpful to look outside the Big Apple for some lessons on kindness and respect.

Here are of the common practices from around the world I wish we all could incorporate into our lives:

Source: 10 Countries That Can Teach Us A Lesson In Kindness – mindbodygreen.com