be kind . free quotable poster

August 4, 2012 separator be inspired

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” Though this quote is often attributed to Plato, John Watson (pen name Ian MacLaren) actually first uttered these words. 

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If you want to download a free high resolution version to print and hang in your office, home, or studio space, just click here

For more of my favorite free posters, look here, here, and here!

Now tell me your favorite quote in the comments, and maybe it’ll get posterized soon!

Credit: brick wall by ashzstock


  1. I thought of another one: “Never compare your beginning to someone else’s middle.” -Jon Acuff

  2. This is one of my favorite quotes!! Thanks for creating and sharing the download. I’m a serious quote collector, but one I’d love to see you work with is:

    “We must create what we most need to find.” Sebrina Ward Harrison. 🙂

  3. This is great! I’ll have this on my desktop at work as a reminder to be nice to my students!

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