It's easy to complain about the Internet. Plenty of people use it for nefarious purposes rather than good ones. There are plenty of bullies and trolls you have to actively work to ignore and evade.
But it's not all bad!
In fact, the Internet can be a pretty wonderful place filled with hilarious, beautiful, and completely wholesome things. There are millions of funny cat pictures, hilarious jokes, and heartwarming stories that can keep you occupied whenever you pick up your phone or sit down at your computer.
Twitter itself is a great source for amazing and wholesome stories. Sure, there are Twitter trolls, too, but we just try to ignore them and pay attention to the good stuff. Here are some of the most wholesome tweets floating around on the Internet. They're sure to make you smile but they might also bring a happy tear to your eye.
This is what a good friend looks like.
I love my friends man, I couldn’t ask for anything better. This legit made me tear up. 😥 https://t.co/JllbAlUh1Y— . (@.)1515291990.0
Happy Valentine's Day!You know this little girl went back to class with the biggest smile on her face. What a great dad!
All restaurants should have these.
My sister has been in this world for 18 yrs and today is the first time she has been offered a menu at a restaurant https://t.co/Yve18jhw8k— alyssa (@alyssa)1490635937.0
Best tie ever.
Race to the hug!
i just saw a dad get out of the car with his two young boys and he yells ‘WHO CAN GO HUG MOM THE FASTEST?!’ and all… https://t.co/W4yx28putg— tay ☆ (@tay ☆)1527453351.0
Gotta love a sense of humor.
Before my mum passed away, she gave my dad strict instructions to water the plants in the bathroom. He's been relig… https://t.co/mTtQNGgwTs— Antonia (@Antonia)1516119321.0
Things change.Talk about a transformation! I'm pretty sure this is the ultimate glow-up.
Happy anniversary!What a thoughtful gift! I'm guessing they now take a few minutes to sit on their bench during every walk.
This is the best reaction to a haircut I have ever seen.
So after 20 years of growing her dreads my mom wanted to cut off her hair. She wasn’t sure how my dad would react t… https://t.co/sukRPOir1E— ✨Pris•ce$$✨ (@✨Pris•ce$$✨)1515879629.0
Like a good neighbor.
damn my neighbor who I’d never met just busted serious ass to help me get my car out the snow so I could get my kid… https://t.co/WeikEOMcoz— Saladin Ahmed (@Saladin Ahmed)1518456827.0
First impressions are important!
A boy just ran up to the live truck and said "Can you report my smile?" Yes, we can Cameron @FOX29philly http://t.co/ddkwTg98SC— Dave Eitzen (@Dave Eitzen)1440621891.0
Ice cream break!
a man came into work today for his 75th bday, alone, & i mistakenly gave him the wrong ice cream. he said instead o… https://t.co/Y3UMse57QM— jo (@jo)1529023897.0
What a sweet pup!
Every time I'm in the shower my dog stares at me, worried, and he must assume I'm upset in here (because he hates b… https://t.co/9pz4bHZDKW— Rude (@Rude)1515857132.0
This mom is the best.
I texted my mom that I was having a hard week and she called and sang “you are my sunshine” to me even though her w… https://t.co/KYZxa9c5x1— laura (@laura)1529684686.0
This is oddly inspirational.
I'm gonna be thinking about this for months https://t.co/eyKkBFpmFd— Damn☆ちゃん✨ (@Damn☆ちゃん✨)1495570526.0
So pure.Every grandpa should have a dog. Can we make that a law somehow?
I can't get over how cute this is.
Selfies from grandma.
This is so sweet:I'll admit I'm not a huge fan of sports. But this? I'm a huge fan of this.
Lunch with grandad.
Told my grandad I was taking him for lunch, my dad just phoned him n he said he’s been up n showered since 7am all… https://t.co/8EchDH0ENo— Mel (@Mel)1523615688.0
Professors like this > https://t.co/N9B0LXRwHA— Madison Foster (@Madison Foster)1542395229.0
You can always learn something new!This is making me feel so inspired! And hungry!
Reunited!Yup. Still crying.
A real-life Santa.
I was at Walmart tonight & I saw this man w/ a cart full of stuffed animals. When I asked him why, my heart became… https://t.co/sDDgjVZb2i— Erica Lee (@Erica Lee)1511399394.0
Words with long-distance friends.
so last summer i randomly met this 80 y/o woman on words with friends. we played 300+ games together and she actual… https://t.co/iLwCg2JEn4— ☔️half-empty☂️ (@☔️half-empty☂️)1512172593.0
Secret popsicles.On the one hand, this is a little bit naughty... But it's mostly adorable. I'll let it slide.
Wish me luck!
Sooo I was SUPER nervous for my first date with this guy tonight and then an hour before our date he sent me a snap… https://t.co/qdy58oJMgx— amanda (@amanda)1529726059.0