We are all born receptive to love, kindness and hope. As we grow up, we encounter the less hopeful and more complex aspects, such as witnessing poverty and discrimination, and realizing that humans can be nasty, calculating, and unkind at times. These make us skeptical or feel helpless. However, there are some people who still do the most magnificent, beautiful, and lovely things.
If you’re feeling a little pessimistic about humanity, here are some touching stories about beautiful “Familiar Strangers”. I’m sure that they can restore your confidence in mankind. Please make sure you have a box of tissues nearby because these stories can bring tears to your eyes. Also, we hope that you can get some inspiration to motivate you to stay true to your values and care for others’ welfare. Scroll down to check them out. And don’t forget to upvote your favs.
#1. How cool is that
#2. Black women are amazing literal earth angels
Source: Becca Kinsey
#3. Big heart
Source: Tiki Joyner Edwards
#4. Flying home for the holidays dressed to surprise the family. Before the flight, I met this stranger at the airport. Instant best friends
#5. Older gentleman teaches young guy how to tie his tie
#6. She is rocking it!
#7. A Reddit stranger drove two hours and used his drone to recover Meadow, who was lost in the woods for 10 days
#8. Making a new friend ♥️
#9. Double cuteness overload!
#10. Aww… That’s cute
#11. Every Thursday, my heart is full when I see the joy that our amazing garbage man brings Brooklyn when he honks and waves at her with a big smile
#12. An older gentleman came in by himself to eat at a restaurant in PA. He was telling some stories to his server, who went on break and joined him during his meal
#13. Snow White consoles an autistic boy in Disney World.
#14. A little more practice and he’s there
#15. All someone needs to get back on their feet is compassion
Source: Rossico Jenkoski
#16. Such sensitivity and kindness
#17. A great start for kids! Security guards have saved little lives
Source: Melissa Zygowicz CBS58
#18. After placing a classified ad, an elderly man finds a fishing mate
#19. These teens at the skateboard park treating my 5yo like he’s one of them
#20. Grandma accidentally invites stranger to Thanksgiving – Now, they’re like family
#21. “Familiar Strangers”
#22. Such a simple thing yet such a great feeling knowing somebody looked after you. Never take it for granted, folks
#23. This is my uber driver Beni, he took me to the hospital and keeping me company since most of my family lives out of the state
#24. A proper young gentleman, and someones parents did a good job
#25. Cassie was out on her lunch break and observed Goldsboro’s Finest enjoying lunch with a homeless person. Law enforcement does so much for our community, with a lot of it going unnoticed. We see you Goldsboro P.D. Keep up the good work
#26. Saw an elderly man make a move and patiently wait for another player. An unlikely partner appeared and warmed my heart
#27. Watching the game as mates
Source: Jeffry Damon Daniels
#28. Be kind to each other
#29. People like this reaffirm my faith in humanity
#30. This lady in the washroom looking at me said, “I remember when my girlfriends and I would get dressed up and go out. I miss that.” So I said why miss it, we’re all out right now, aren’t we? Story short we have a new friend