Operation Nice seems like such a great idea... particularly now with the economy and people upset about the arguably unfair stimulus package to help those with mortgage woes. I really like their page of reader tips!! Here are a few of my favorites. Visit this page to read the whole list.
Give at least one sincere compliment a day and it doesn't have to be much. Tell someone they have a nice smile, or you like their shoes or you envy their patience. If you look for it, you can find something positive to say about anyone.
When a waitress or other service person has been exceptional, let their manager know.
During the holidays, bring some hot chocolate or coffee to the bell ringers who are standing outside in cold weather.