People say it all the time and we usually don’t really think about it but it’s true: it’s the little things in life that matter the most.

A heartfelt smile you give someone as you walk past them could turn their bad day around instantly.


Shoveling your neighbor’s driveway could keep them from falling on the snow and ice or mowing their lawn could keep them from an allergy attack.

Something so simple as holding the door open for an elderly couple could mean they keep holding onto each other and the precious moments they still have left together.


There are thousands of acts of kindness that cost absolutely nothing but a little effort.

You never know, your gesture could even change someone’s life.

An entire high school football team extended that same kindness to an opponent who will remember the moment for the rest of his life.

It’s probably fair to say that these kids won’t forget it either.

Flip over to the next page to see how Sepp Shirey’s life was changed thanks to his team and their opponent!

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