In a world captivated by the glamour of the limelight, where celebrities often appear as flawless icons, a certain intrigue arises when a mask of perfection slips. These awkward celebrity moments revealed the genuine, unscripted moments that remind us of their humanity.
A touching moment between a little boy and an old man became really popular on the internet. It made people feel good because it showed kindness and caring in a world that can sometimes feel overwhelming and disconnected because of technology. But with this act, humanity has been restored.
Beatriz Pugliese, a lovely woman from Brazil, has a unique birthmark that covers 80% of her body. Despite this unique challenge, Beatriz has found love and has been in a loving relationship with her husband for the past nine years. She has chosen not to undergo further surgery to alter her appearance.
Despite the social stereotypes, Gwyneth Paltrow proves that your age is all in your head. She is 50, and she is proud of it. She’s comfortable appearing without any makeup or just in a bikini. And this is the real epitome of self-love!
In a world where bad news seems to be the norm, heartwarming stories still remind us of the good in humanity. One such story involves an 8-year-old boy who knew he had to do something after finding out his server at his favorite diner was going through a rough patch in his life. This young boy’s kindness in action is proof that you are never too young to bring about a positive change and shine light onto someone else’s dark time.
Humanity’s facing the greatest danger ever. Our Sun’s fading. In 500 years, the entire Solar System will be plunged into darkness and eternal cold. To save our civilization, people begin to build a huge spaceship that will accommodate the population of the whole world inside, and go into deep space. In less than 400 years, the construction of the ship is finally completed. The Sun is already nearing its end — it’s much smaller and cooler, making the climate on Earth cold and harsh. You and the rest of the inhabitants of the planet are going to board the greatest ship in history.
24-year-old Jimmy Donaldson, more commonly known as Mr. Beast to the world, is a YouTuber who claims he wants to make the world a better place, and he’s making it happen. For his latest campaign, Donaldson selected 1,000 blind people from across the globe and sponsored their surgeries, bringing light to their lives.
Hey, if you’re reading this, I want you to know why I did it. It all started with getting rid of air travel. Then, they ripped up the railroads. Finally, they got rid of intercity roads. Towns were isolating themselves from each other, for...“safety” they said. And to make it official, they built the domes...
April 12th in the Year 1912. It’s a great date for humanity: the 300th anniversary of the launch of the legendary Titanic. The best engineers of the world have collaborated for years to bring their masterpiece to the public: the Spacetanic. And they’ve done it just in time. The glorious spaceship is waiting in its harbor under the limelight, photographed by thousands of people. The trip was scheduled for April 12, just like 300 years ago.Finally, the big day has come. The passengers are going on board the most magnificent spaceship of the time — they call it unbreachable. It has 12 decks, from the third class closer to the bottom to the most luxurious first class on the top, with panoramic view of outer space.
You’re standing on the bridge of your super-modern spaceship. Today, your mission is to fly to the uncharted areas of space. You travel past beautiful nebulae, spinning pulsars, and black holes. Soon, you’ll arrive at the planet where life might exist in the most unusual forms. You’ll “shake hands” with a strange bug the size of an elephant and maybe even establish diplomatic relations with it. This might happen in the future. For now, humanity is just trying to get farther into space.People first took to the air in 1783 when French engineers built the world’s first hot air balloon. But it only rose above the ground for a third of the height of the Statue of Liberty. In 1903, the Wright brothers made the first flight in a controlled airplane. Since then, people have been reaching higher and higher. These days, modern airplanes can climb to an altitude of 8 miles! It’s like 34 Empire State Buildings stacked one on top of another.
A simple act of kindness can get someone through the day and make their journey more enjoyable, like this man who shared his experience with a couple, where his pure heart paved the way for them to have a pleasant and comfortable day. Being kind is free, and this is an opportunity to make the world a little lighter.
Sometimes, the world may not feel like a very kind place. But a study revealed that people actually receive acts of kindness nearly all the time. Maybe we just need to be reminded that there is still a lot of goodness around us, so here are some sweet stories that could show us the pure and positive sides of humanity.
They say that giving is better than receiving, and some celebrities swear by this rule. Even though they have extra busy schedules and endless distractions, these kind-hearted stars always remember to give back to society and pay it forward. Whether it is a spontaneous act of generosity or a well-planned surprise, they make it their mission to put a smile on other people’s faces, and we love them even more for it.
Despite all the troubles the world can bring you, destiny sends us plenty of pleasant surprises, like people who can lend us a helping hand. The good news is the Internet is full of stories about people who can teach us a lesson or 2 about how to change humanity for the better. And showing compassion to people around you is something you can share with the world at no cost.
Living our lives can be tricky, as sometimes we can find ourselves in situations that are difficult to get out of on our own. Fortunately, the world is filled with good people that are always willing to go out of their way to help others in need and make us somehow feel special and cared for.To honor these kind people, Bright Side decided to gather these examples that can fill your heart with hope in humanity.
The importance of the representation of minorities on-screen has been talked about for a while now, and LGBTQ+ people are no exception. Not very long ago, it was unusual for us to see a couple that was made up of gay or trans characters depicted on TV or in movies. But luckily, things are getting better now, and we can appreciate our favorite LGBTQ+ couples together.
Thoughtful, unexpected deeds can brighten a person’s day, as well as our own. In fact, there are scientifically proven benefits to being kind. For instance, research indicates that kindness increases feelings of well-being, happiness, and life satisfaction for all age groups. So, we invite you to implement and engage in random acts of kindness. Meanwhile, enjoy these people’s descriptions of how strangers made their day.
Some people show their loved ones little gestures of kindness, while others receive unexpected help from a stranger. All of these experiences demonstrate that humanity still lives in the hearts of human beings.
The Oscar-winning actress seems to have it all: a brilliant career, adoring fans, and a loving marriage that has stood the test of time. Her relationship with her husband of 44 years has often been shown as an example of a healthy, long-lasting marriage, which can be hard to find, especially in the world of show business. But things haven’t always been so easy for this Hollywood legend. Within only 6 months, Meryl Streep lost one great love of her life and met her future husband.
The world would have been a better place if it was exclusively populated with kids. When innocence is still intact and cunning not yet installed, these small, kind-hearted humans are a source of tenderness and compassion, and we’re often in desperate need of them to escape the ruthlessness of life.
Real heartfelt kindness has the power to shine through all of the dark clouds in our life to give us the strength and hope we may need. Understandably, it can sometimes be hard to see the love and warmth of humanity around us. But actually, our lives are filled with small acts of kindness, we just might not realize it. So the next time you have the opportunity to be a good Samaritan, go for it.
It takes so many years to realize that the simplest things can be solved with a snap of your fingers. Luckily, there are a lot of people who share their daily observations and thus shorten our path to wisdom. Just 5 minutes of surfing the web can provide you with the experience of a 70-year-old.
Many of us do care what happens around us, and we try to help out those in need in any way we can. For example, there are 25 international human rights organizations with hundreds of sub-organizations and thousands of members in each. It doesn’t always have to be in such an organized environment though. Even everyday people do extraordinary good deeds, both big and small, that help other people or animals.
Life’s ripe with situations where we can experience hope and generosity if we pay good enough attention and look closely enough around us. From neighbors supporting one another through tough times to people rescuing orphaned animals, or even pets being there for each other. These kinds of moments make us sigh in relief and fill our lungs with an air of positivity. Proving to us that the Universe is a wonderful place to live when we choose kindness.
Ancient Greeks had 6 different words for different kinds of love. This included the romantic feeling of love, but also familial love, love between friends, self-love, and love to humanity as a whole. So it’s no wonder that love is all you need, according to The Beatles, and it applies to every creature on Earth.
Russian photographer, journalist, and producer Natalia Ivanova decided to demonstrate the ethnic diversity of humanity to the world and came up with a large-scale project The Ethnic Origins Of Beauty. Women of different ethnic groups became its heroines. They posed for portraits, and also gave interviews in which they talked about their people, culture, and traditions. Later, these videos will become part of a documentary series, each episode of which will be dedicated to a different ethnic group.
If you think that only Hollywood movie creators can write a story that will make people around the world cry and laugh, you are wrong. There are talented people that can do the same to you using just 140 characters. And the fact that their tweets are about real events makes them even more touching.
Sometimes it seems that the world around us is hopeless and that people around us are selfish and angry. Luckily, small acts of kindness tend to take place in “dark times,” which are sometimes hard to notice in the chaos of life. Let’s say a car driver who accidentally scratched the bumper of a different car leaves a note with apologies and his phone number, or someone returns a piece of jewelry that had been missing for many years. These moments help us believe that not everything is lost.
We’re supposed to take all processes that involve money very seriously. We always try to accurately count change, carefully check receipts, and are in constant fear of losing our wallets. However, there are some people who bravely trust others and benefit greatly from it.
Nowadays, it’s quite easy to lose faith in humanity. But fortunately, it can be restored just as quickly. This is because there are more good people living on Earth than we think, and their good deeds are a constant reminder of this. The kindness you can find in their big hearts speaks louder than 1,000 eloquent words.
Van Gogh was not just a famous artist, but a real person with a complicated life journey. He was a person who wanted to teach us about love and humanity. Cartoons by Alireza Karimi Moghaddam show what it could be like to be acquainted to van Gogh and when looking at them, you are able to see his heart and soul for a split second.
Earth is 4.54 billion years old, and humanity has only existed for 6 million years. The world had plenty of time to create its masterpieces, and studying human life is not even close to learning it all. The world will never cease to amaze us because, with every step we take, there’s always more to go.
Nurses are naturally known to be good caregivers, but what nurse Lori Wood did as a sign of compassion to help a complete stranger whom she’d only known for 2 days, redefines the meaning of the term caretaker.
When showing examples of humanity and empathy, children often become the ultimate protagonists, and the story below is no exception. At the Zacatecas Educational Institute elementary school in Mexico, 35 children built shelters for stray dogs using the recycled materials they had at home. Their ingenuity went viral on social networks, and everyone wants to know where the idea came from.
From stories of people who try to protect their kids to devoted couples that grow old holding each other’s hand, love is undoubtedly the most powerful of all emotions and needs to be celebrated in every aspect. There are hundreds of moments when humans prove that the impossible can become possible if you want it to. Luckily a lot of them are captured in pictures that help us restore our faith in humanity.