Definition: possessing benevolence toward the whole human family; demonstrating universal good will <especially as manifested by donations of money, property, or work to needy persons or to institutions advancing human welfare>

Derivation: Greek, “love of humanity”

Quote: It’s important to think good, speak good, and do good. If we want to see positive change in the world, then we need to connect to goodness. — Shari Arison (1957-) American-born Israeli businesswoman and philanthropist

Admonition: Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant. — Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) Scottish poet