Explore the value of Compassion

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COMPASSION QUOTATIONS
“Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.”

Pema Chodron

“Hurt people, hurt people. That's how pain patterns get passed on, generation after generation after generation. Break the chain today. Meet anger with sympathy, contempt with compassion and cruelty with kindness. Greet grimaces with smiles. Forgive and forget about finding fault. Love is the weapon of the future.”

Yehuda Berg

“Compassion is the greatest form of love humans have to offer.”

Rachel Joy Scott

“There is nobility in compassion, a beauty in empathy, a grace in forgiveness.”

John Connolly

“If you practice compassion, whether you believe in a religion or not, you will come to realize the value of compassion for your own peace of mind. Even a small act of compassion grants meaning and purpose to our lives.”

HH The Dalai Lama

“If a person seems wicked, do not cast him away. Awaken him with your words, elevate him with your deeds, repay his injury with your kindness. Do not cast him away; cast away his wickedness.”

Lao Tzu

“Compassion is the keen awareness of the interdependence of all things.”

Thomas Merton

“Compassion is an action word with no boundaries.”

Prince Rogers Nelson

“Compassion is the heart that never stops loving others. It is like a wellspring that never runs dry.”

Ryuho Okawa

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.”

Plato

“True compassion means not only feeling another's pain but also being moved to help relieve it. ”

Daniel Goleman

“Use your voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth, and your heart for love.”

Anonymous

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Your Comments
Marco Antônio from Brazil MARCH 24, 2014
Considering that compassion is all about love and kindness to others, I'd say that it is exactly what I feel towards the giorls who work as shop assistants. Very often I put myself in their place and feel as if I was one of them.

Anderson from Colatina, ES - Brasil JULY 10, 2013
Precisamos ser compassivos, e isso é um valor que vemos ser pouco praticado, mas cada um tem que fazer valer. We need to be compassionate, and this is a value that we see little practiced, but each one has to enforce.

Swaggeer from pico rivera OCTOBER 24, 2012
This quote has alot of swag.

Mahesh from India JULY 26, 2012
Compassion is all about Love and Kindness to Others Unconditionally and Selflessness.

Bruce Willingham from Warner Robins, Ga JULY 10, 2012
Compassion puts feet to the feeling.

Gautam from Ahmedabad FEBRUARY 10, 2012
Compassionate is in the blood of all living beings,

Al from EL PASO FEBRUARY 5, 2012
COMPASSION IS CARING FOR THE WEAK AND WE AS HUMANS DO CARE FOR ALL.

Ram from Bangalore NOVEMBER 20, 2011
We are what we give. Give all, connect with all. Give less, connect with less. Give nothing, live alone.

Tesha S from Missouri MAY 24, 2011
We should all raise our children to be compassionate and care about all living things, great and small. Compassion starts at home.

Mary L from Parrottsville, Tn APRIL 19, 2011
I totally agree. It breaks my heart when people disregard animals, children and elderly. They have feelings, too.

Melanie B from Houston TX AUGUST 2, 2010
I think compassion should be for all living beings. We are truly compassionate people when we care about all living beings - compassion begins with us for all!