Unlikely Heroes

Not all heroes wear uniforms. Some simply wear their hearts on their sleeves. They may do nothing more than smile when they see someone in need of a smile. But make no mistake — in those moments, they are heroes. And as long as we have both kinds of heroes, likely and unlikely, there’ll be hope for the human race.

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29 Responses to Unlikely Heroes

  1. Bless you for this beautiful interlude.

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  2. Okay, my nose is runny and my eyes are all teary and my faith in humanity is renewed. Surely goodness and mercy will pursue me all the days of my life.

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  3. Thanks, Mitch, for the 45 reminders that HumanKIND still exists!

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  4. Thank you for restoring my faith in humanity.

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  5. Now, my nose is stuffed up, my throat clogged, and my face streaked with tears. And I feel great. Thanks, Mitch, this was just what I needed.

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  6. Restorative x 10. Thank you Mitch.

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  7. ejstoo says:

    Can we cover up all racist, intolerant garbage with kitties and puppies?

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  8. joyroses13 says:

    Talk about pulling my heart strings, and getting me choked up. (which is easy to do these days, crazy hormones!) But thanks, wonderful post that yes, does restore faith in humanity! ❤

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  9. pastorpete51 says:

    So many great stories its hard to pick one. Love the prime minister walking the down’s syndrome child, the Irish helping Native Americans and of course the president with His Secret Service men!

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  10. ellie894 says:

    Thank you, Mitch.

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  11. Awwwww, good stuff! ❤

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  12. Todd R says:

    Reblogged this on Driving Toward the Morning Sun and commented:
    Blogger Mitch Teemley posted this amazing compilation of human creativity and compassion at work! Check it out and it will make your day.

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  13. Jennie says:

    Warms my heart!

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  14. quiall says:

    Thank you for sharing…

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  15. joannie6535 says:

    Just made my weekend. May God bless you abundantly!

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  16. Nancy Ruegg says:

    I’d like a weekly TV show telling uplifting and true stories just like these. (IS there such a program and I’m just unaware?) We sorely need to replace some of the negativity on the airwaves with positivity.

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  17. revruss1220 says:

    What an exciting and uplifting collection of people. I will always choose to believe that there are more of THESE people walking the earth than the other kind… the ones we see in the nightly news.

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  18. gregoryjoel says:

    Thank you for the reminder there are so many amazing people in this world. Media tends to overlook the good in this world. It just doesn’t make for good copy or ratings. I tend to think that all we hear about is a small minority that simply causes major consequences. God’s kids are pretty good when it all comes down to it…

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  19. Dawn Marie says:

    There IS still goodness in the world. Hugs to you for helping us to find it…

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  20. Anonymous says:

    Beautiful….it’s so good to notice the good in the world….It’s out there!

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