WikiHow has a whole section explaining "How To Be Kind". While it seems ridiculous that we need to be taught what it means to be kind, there really is some good thoughts and ideas written about kindness and politeness. Included is a short, very inspirational video filled with wisdom from many people.
One never knows how their words and actions can effect someone else's day.
one word of kindness
one act of kindness
so full of power
There are days when I think no one has learned this lesson, but then I can turn it around on myself and think that perhaps I too could use a little reminder on how to be kind.
The good thing about a new day is that there is a always an opportunity to do better.