We’ve got the best collection of emotional and inspiring photos for you. Just one frame can tell so much. A picture can tell an inspirational story, show someone’s love for another, it can make you laugh or evoke deep nostalgia.
So, as you look through these photos of people, animals, and acts of kindness, we dare you — try not to smile, cry, or feel any emotion during this post.
A touching photo of chimps watching the body of their friend, Dorothy, be carried away after she died of old age.
Leao the dog watching over his master’s grave — for the second consecutive day.
A man giving his shoes to a homeless girl in Rio De Janiero.
The last words Alex, the African gray parrot who could count and see colors, said to his owner, Irene Pepperberg.
A picture of Calvin as a father, saying farewell to his ol’ buddy.
A photo of a Jack Russell terrier who gave his life to keep wild dogs away from five children.
A father a son running a race together, one they thought they’d never complete.
And just for kicks, here’s a puppy and a baby.
*All photos from BuzzFeed.com unless otherwise credited*