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1. “The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.”

Tags : Compassion Life Suffering
Author : John Green
Source : Looking for Alaska

2. “We must learn to regard people less in the light of what they do or omit to do, and more in the light of what they suffer.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy Kindness Suffering Understanding Others
Source : Letters and Papers from Prison

3. “Sensitive people care when the world doesn't because we understand waiting to be rescued and no one shows up. We have rescued ourselves, so many times that we have become self taught in the art of compassion for those forgotten.”

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4. “One of the most spiritual things you can do is embrace your humanity. Connect with those around you today. Say, "I love you", "I'm sorry", "I appreciate you", "I'm proud of you"...whatever you're feeling. Send random texts, write a cute note, embrace your truth and share it...cause a smile today for someone else...and give plenty of hugs.”

Tags : Action Compassion Humanity Inspirational Kindness Life Living Now Motivational Seize The Day Spirituality Success

5. “It does not matter how long you are spending on the earth, how much money you have gathered or how much attention you have received. It is the amount of positive vibration you have radiated in life that matters,”

Tags : Attention Happiness Inspirational Kindness Life Love Meaning Of Life Meditation Money Oneness Peace Perspective Philosophy Positive Attitude Positive Living Purpose Purpose In Life Purposeful Living Respect Revelation Self Awareness Self Discovery Spirit Spirituality Wisdom
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Meditation: Insights and Inspirations

6. “Dare to BeWhen a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully.When there is darkness, dare to be the first to shine a light.When there is injustice, dare to be the first to condemn it.When something seems difficult, dare to do it anyway.When life seems to beat you down, dare to fight back.When there seems to be no hope, dare to find some.When you’re feeling tired, dare to keep going.When times are tough, dare to be tougher.When love hurts you, dare to love again.When someone is hurting, dare to help them heal.When another is lost, dare to help them find the way.When a friend falls, dare to be the first to extend a hand.When you cross paths with another, dare to make them smile.When you feel great, dare to help someone else feel great too.When the day has ended, dare to feel as you’ve done your best.Dare to be the best you can –At all times, Dare to be!”

Tags : Compassion Dare To Be Gratitude Inspirational Life Motivational Seize The Day Smile Success
Source : Life, the Truth, and Being Free

7. “How would your life be different if…You stopped making negative judgmental assumptions about people you encounter? Let today be the day…You look for the good in everyone you meet and respect their journey.”

Tags : Action Assumption Change Compassion Inspirational Judging Kindness Life Respect Success
Source : Life, the Truth, and Being Free

8. “How beautiful would it be if we could just see souls instead of bodies? To see love and compassion instead of curves.”

Tags : Appealing Beautiful Bodies Body Image Compassion Curves Deeper Meaning Gorgeous Love Quotes Sexual Skin Deep Souls Vanity Word Junkies
Author : Karen Quan
Source : Write like no one is reading 2

9. “It’s important that what thoughts you are feeding into your mind because your thoughts create your belief and experiences. You have positive thoughts and you have negative ones too. Nurture your mind with positive thoughts: kindness, empathy, compassion, peace, love, joy, humility, generosity, etc. The more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life.”

Tags : Belief Compassion Generosity Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Inspire Joy Kindness Life Life Quotes Living Love Mind Motivation Motivational Optimistic Peace Positive Positive Affirmation Positive Life Positive Thinking Thoughts
Source : The Light in the Heart

10. “More smiling, less worrying. More compassion, less judgment. More blessed, less stressed. More love, less hate.”

Tags : Authentic Living Being Positive Blessed Compassion Hate Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Judgment Less More Life Life Purpose Living Mind Motivation Optimism Optimistic Positive Affirmation Positive Life Positive Thinking Smile Smiles Spirituality Stressed Worry Worrying
Source : The Light in the Heart

11. “We are all different. Don’t judge, understand instead.”

Tags : Authentic Living Authentic Self Authenticity Compassion Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Attitude Inspirational Life Inspirational Quotes Inspire Inspiring Kindness Life Life And Living Life Lessons Life Quotes Living Optimism Optimistic Positive Positive Affirmation Positive Life Positive Thinking
Source : The Light in the Heart

12. “It's not at all hard to understand a person; it's only hard to listen without bias.”

Tags : Attention Bias Compassion Comprehension Discernment Fear Judgmentality Listening Love Prejudice Understanding
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

13. “The exaggerated dopamine sensitivity of the introvert leads one to believe that when in public, introverts, regardless of its validity, often feel to be the center of (unwanted) attention hence rarely craving attention. Extroverts, on the other hand, seem to never get enough attention. So on the flip side it seems as though the introvert is in a sense very external and the extrovert is in a sense very internal - the introvert constantly feels too much 'outerness' while the extrovert doesn't feel enough 'outerness'.”

Tags : Attention Awareness Brain Cognition Compassion Dopamine Emotions Empathy Extroversion Extrovert Feelings Internal Introversion Introvert Personality Pity Private Psychology Public Senses Social Sympathy Traits
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

14. “If Christians are all loving and full of God's grace (like some of us really are), do they truly love their neighbor? Would they catch a grenade for one of us (like some of us would for them because we truly have love in our hearts)?”

Tags : Christian Behavior Compassion Equality Gay Rights

15. “One love, one heart, one destiny.”

Tags : Bob Marley Compassion Destiny Heart Humanity Inspirational Love
Author : Bob Marley

16. “Compassion hurts. When you feel connected to everything, you also feel responsible for everything. And you cannot turn away. Your destiny is bound with the destinies of others. You must either learn to carry the Universe or be crushed by it. You must grow strong enough to love the world, yet empty enough to sit down at the same table with its worst horrors.”

Tags : Compassion Destiny Empathy Pain Universe
Author : Andrew Boyd
Source : Daily Afflictions: The Agony of Being Connected to Everything in the Universe

17. “On the one hand maybe I’ve remained infantile, while on the other I matured quickly, because at a young age I was very aware of suffering and fear.”

Tags : Audrey Hepburn Compassion Youth

18. “The darker side of Nietzsche’s ideas was incorporated into the Nazi belief system. Part of the link was straightforward: some things Nietzsche said were pure Nazi doctrine. His comments that ‘The extinction of many types of people is just as desirable as any form of reproduction’ and that ‘the tendency must be towards the rendering extinct of the wretched, the deformed, the degenerate’ could come from any work on racial hygiene. Nietzsche’s central contribution was not these explicitly Social Darwinist views, but his rejection of the Judeo-Christian morality of compassion for the weak. Self-creation required hardness towards oneself: a strong will imposing coherence on conflicting impulses. It also requires hardness on others. Conflicts between the self-creative projects of different people made inevitable the attempt to dominate others. The whole of life was a struggle in which victory went to the brave and to the strong-willed. Noble human qualities, linked with the will to power, were brought out in combat but atrophied in peace. Compassion was weakness, cowardice and self-deception. The Judeo-Christian emphasis on it was poison. In drawing these consequences from his beliefs about the death of God and from Social Darwinism, Nietzsche provided the part of the Nazi belief system which ‘justified’ the cruel steps they took to implement their other beliefs.”

Tags : Compassion Death Of God Morality Morality Without Religion Nazism Nietzsche Race Racial Hygiene Social Darwinism Will
Source : Humanity: A Moral History of the Twentieth Century

19. “Compassion is the basis of morality.”

Tags : Compassion Morality Morals

20. “The assumption that animals are without rights and the illusion that our treatment of them has no moral significance is a positively outrageous example of Western crudity and barbarity. Universal compassion is the only guarantee of morality.”

Tags : Animal Rights Animals Barbarism Compassion Cruelty Morality
Source : The Basis of Morality

21. “Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.”

Tags : Compassion Ethics Peace Vegetarianism

22. “Cruel people offer pity when they no longer feel threatened. However, kind people offer compassion and understanding regardless.”

Tags : Anger Communication Compassion Competition Cruelty Fake Fake Christians Family Members Games Hatred Hurting People Jealousy Listening Mental Disorders No Communication No Talking Passive Agressive Behavior Pity Reaching Out Sisters Talking Understanding

23. “AFTER SCHOOL SPECIALDear Mr. Schneider,I attended your elementarySchool almost thirty years agoAnd I'm very sure thatYou will rememberMe.My name is Suzy.I'm that hyperactive girlFrom the Egyptian familyWho used to always play deadOn the playground duringRecess.You used to keep meAfter school a lot,And then my father wouldForce me to make the longWalk home in the cold or rain.Sometimes I would arriveAfter dark.I'm writing to tell youThat I was bored as a kid.I was bored by your curriculumAnd the way I was always taught aBunch of uselessJunk.I did not like being locked upIn a prison of scheduled timeLearning about irrelevant material,And watching belittling cartoons andShows approved by academia thatMade me even moreBored.As a kidWho was constantlyGrowing, evolving, andBeing shaped by all around me,I wanted to travel, See other kidsIn the world like me,To understand what was goingOn amongst us and around us,To know what we were here forAnd what was our real purposeFor existence.I have some questionsI would like to ask you, Mr. Schneider,Now that I know that you are noLonger a school principal,But the new superintendentOf the entire schoolDistrict.I want to knowWhy racism todayWas not clearly explained to meEven though we covered eventsThat happened long ago.I want to know why youNever shared with usWhy other countriesNever liked us,Why we are taught to compete,To be divided in teams,And why conformity is associatedWith popularity, whileEccentricity is consideredUndesirable?I want to knowWhy my cafeteria lunchesWere slammed packedWith bottom-tierProcessed junk foodOnly suitableFor pigs?And why is itThat whenever a bullySlammed a kid into a locker forHis lunch money,Nobody explained to usThat egotism, selfishness and greedWere the seeds ofWar?I want to knowWhy we were never taughtTo stick up for each other,To love one another, and thatSegregation sorted by theOccupations of our fathers,The neighborhoods we lived in, our houses,Choices of sport, wealth, clothing,Color of our skinAnd the texture of our hairShould never, everDivide us?And lastly,I want to know whyIs it that whenever I pledgedAllegiance to the flag,I was never told that I wasActually hailing to theChief?You used to say thatI was a troubled child,A misfit, and that I neededObedience training,But you never acknowledged thatI was the fastest runner in the districtAnd that I took the schoolTo State and Nationals to competeIn the Spelling Bee among kidsGrades higher than me.And that it was me,Who won that big trophyThat sat in your office when youUsed to detain me for hoursAnd tell me I was noGood.Mr. Schneider,If we are not taught truths as kids,Then how do you expect us toGrow up to be truthful citizens?If we are only being taught the written way,And it has not shown positive effectsIn societies of yesterday or today,Then how can we progress as aUnited and compassionateNation?What good is it, To memorize the histories Of our forefathers,Without learning what could beGained from their lessons and mistakesTo improve our future Tomorrows?And finally,I want to thank you;For I know you have a tough jobDealing with rebellious children like me.Your job of mass processing and boxingThe young minds of America has not been an easy one,And I congratulate you On your recent promotion.But I sincerely want to thank you,Thank you,And thank you,For always pointing outThat I wasDifferent.”

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Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

24. “If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.[Inaugural Address, January 20 1961]”

Tags : Assistance Compassion Development Aid Duty Freedom Liberty Moral Obligation Poor Rich Social Security Society Third World Wealth

25. “Were these boys in their right minds? Here were two boys with good intellect, one eighteen and one nineteen. They had all the prospects that life could hold out for any of the young; one a graduate of Chicago and another of Ann Arbor; one who had passed his examination for the Harvard Law School and was about to take a trip in Europe,--another who had passed at Ann Arbor, the youngest in his class, with three thousand dollars in the bank. Boys who never knew what it was to want a dollar; boys who could reach any position that was to boys of that kind to reach; boys of distinguished and honorable families, families of wealth and position, with all the world before them. And they gave it all up for nothing, for nothing! They took a little companion of one of them, on a crowded street, and killed him, for nothing, and sacrificed everything that could be of value in human life upon the crazy scheme of a couple of immature lads.Now, your Honor, you have been a boy; I have been a boy. And we have known other boys. The best way to understand somebody else is to put yourself in his place.Is it within the realm of your imagination that a boy who was right, with all the prospects of life before him, who could choose what he wanted, without the slightest reason in the world would lure a young companion to his death, and take his place in the shadow of the gallows?...No one who has the process of reasoning could doubt that a boy who would do that is not right.How insane they are I care not, whether medically or legally. They did not reason; they could not reason; they committed the most foolish, most unprovoked, most purposeless, most causeless act that any two boys ever committed, and they put themselves where the rope is dangling above their heads....Why did they kill little Bobby Franks?Not for money, not for spite; not for hate. They killed him as they might kill a spider or a fly, for the experience. They killed him because they were made that way. Because somewhere in the infinite processes that go to the making up of the boy or the man something slipped, and those unfortunate lads sit here hated, despised, outcasts, with the community shouting for their blood.. . . I know, Your Honor, that every atom of life in all this universe is bound up together. I know that a pebble cannot be thrown into the ocean without disturbing every drop of water in the sea. I know that every life is inextricably mixed and woven with every other life. I know that every influence, conscious and unconscious, acts and reacts on every living organism, and that no one can fix the blame. I know that all life is a series of infinite chances, which sometimes result one way and sometimes another. I have not the infinite wisdom that can fathom it, neither has any other human brain”

Tags : Biology Choice Compassion Determinism Empathy Free Will Inspirational Morality Reductionism Science Wisdom
Source : Attorney for the Damned: Clarence Darrow in the Courtroom

26. “A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feeling as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.”

Tags : Compassion Einstein Nature Philosophy

27. “The greater ignorance towards a country is not ignoring what its politicians have to say, it is ignoring what the inmates in its prisons have to say.”

Tags : Being Heard Compassion Countries Ignorance Inmates Jail Leaders Nation Passion Politicians Prison Voice Of The Nations
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

28. “Self-absorption in all its forms kills empathy, let alone compassion. When we focus on ourselves, our world contracts as our problems and preoccupations loom large. But when we focus on others, our world expands. Our own problems drift to the periphery of the mind and so seem smaller, and we increase our capacity for connection - or compassionate action.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy Selfishness Social Intelligence
Source : Social Intelligence: The New Science of Human Relationships

29. “The faculty to think objectively is reason; the emotional attitude behind reason is that of humility. To be objective, to use one's reason, is possible only if one has achieved an attitude of humility, if one has emerged from the dreams of omniscience and omnipotence which one has as a child. Love, being dependent on the relative absence of narcissism, requires the developement of humility, objectivity and reason. I must try to see the difference between my picture of a person and his behavior, as it is narcissistically distorted, and the person's reality as it exists regardless of my interests, needs and fears.”

Tags : Compassion Conflict Empathy Erich Fromm Humility Love Narcissism Objective Objectivity Reason Reasoning Selfishness Subjective The Art Of Loving Understanding
Author : Erich Fromm
Source : The Art of Loving

30. “We all of us need to be toppled off the throne of self, my dear," he said. "Perched up there the tears of others are never upon our own cheek.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy Pride Selfishness
Source : The White Witch

31. “For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you.”

Tags : Compassion Inspiration Inspirational Knowledge Learning Philosophy Science Values

32. “Good deeds awakens the good spirit of every soul.”

Tags : Awaken Capable Christian Life Compassion Deed Faith Great Great Men Great Mind Hope Humanity Life Mankind Mercy Positive Thinking Self Help Self Love Spiritual Uplifting Wisdom Of Lailah Gifty Akita
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

33. “*Prostitution* is a euphemism for rape incidents that the victim and the economy profits from.”

Tags : Compassion Economy Euphemism Genes Genie Humanity Humor Humour Infedelity Mercy Money Payment Philosopher Philosophy Poverty Profit Prostitution Rape Rapist Rapists Reward Selfish Selfishness Tax Unselfishness Victims
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

34. “A true gentleman is one that apologizes anyways, even though he has not offended a lady intentionally. He is in a class all of his own because he knows the value of a woman's heart.”

Tags : Betrayal Break Ups Cheating Class Compassion Courtesy Gentleman Honor Ladies Leading A Woman On Love Manners Manning Up Men Mixed Signals Players Relationships Respect Respecting Others Respecting Women True Gentlemen

35. “LOVE of others is the appreciation of one's self. MAY your egotism be so gigantic that you comprise mankind in your self-sympathy.”

Tags : Compassion Ego Egotism Empathy Love Others Self Self Respect Sympathy
Author : Mina Loy
Source : The Lost Lunar Baedeker: Poems of Mina Loy

36. “Always seek justice, but love only mercy. To love justice and hate mercy is but a doorway to more injustice.”

Tags : Activist Avenge Civil Close Mindedness Conflicts Duty Forgiveness Holiness Honor Hypocrisy Justice Karma Law Love Morality Noble Open Mindedness Payback Revenge Rights Seek Wisdom
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Healology

37. “Nonviolence is kindling light of love into the dark places and budding trust from the threshold of hopelessness.”

Tags : Budding Compassion Happiness Hope Hopelessness Kindle Light Love Non Violence Nonviolence Peace Trust
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

38. “Deserves it! I daresay he does. Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement. For even the very wise cannot see all ends.”

Tags : Compassion Justice Mercy
Source : The Fellowship of the Ring

39. “Arrogance is someone claiming to have come to Christ, but they won't spend more than five minutes listening to your journey because they are more concerned about their own well being, rather than being a true disciple of Christ. Blessed is the person that takes the time to heal and hear another person so they can move on.”

Tags : Anxiety Arrogance Caring Christians Closure Communication Compassion Empathy Fear Honesty Hypocrites Judgement Kindness Listen Lost Souls Love Mercy Thompson Needing Closure Not Listening True Followers Of Christ

40. “I never lie," I said offhand. "At least not to those I don't love.”

Tags : Compassion Deciet Hate Interview With The Vampire Lestat Lie Lies Love Lovers Lying Secret Secrets Truth Vampire Vampires
Author : Anne Rice
Source : The Vampire Lestat

41. “Forget what hurt you in the past, but never forget what it taught you. However, if it taught you to hold onto grudges, seek revenge, not forgive or show compassion, to categorize people as good or bad, to distrust and be guarded with your feelings then you didn’t learn a thing. God doesn’t bring you lessons to close your heart. He brings you lessons to open it, by developing compassion, learning to listen, seeking to understand instead of speculating, practicing empathy and developing conflict resolution through communication. If he brought you perfect people, how would you ever learn to spiritually evolve?”

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42. “Dear Child, Sometimes on your travel through hell, you meet people that think they are in heaven because of their cleverness and ability to get away with things. Travel past them because they don't understand who they have become and never will. These type of people feel justified in revenge and will never learn mercy or forgiveness because they live by comparison. They are the people that don't care about anyone, other than who is making them feel confident. They don’t understand that their deity is not rejoicing with them because of their actions, rather he is trying to free them from their insecurities, by softening their heart. They rather put out your light than find their own. They don't have the ability to see beyond the false sense of happiness they get from destroying others. You know what happiness is and it isn’t this. Don’t see their success as their deliverance. It is a mask of vindication which has no audience, other than their own kind. They have joined countless others that call themselves “survivors”. They believe that they are entitled to win because life didn’t go as planned for them. You are not like them. You were not meant to stay in hell and follow their belief system. You were bound for greatness. You were born to help them by leading. Rise up and be the light home. You were given the gift to see the truth. They will have an army of people that are like them and you are going to feel alone. However, your family in heaven stands beside you now. They are your strength and as countless as the stars. It is time to let go!Love, Your Guardian Angel”

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43. “I find the best way to love someone is not to change them, but instead, help them reveal the greatest version of themselves.”

Tags : Be Yourself Change Choices Compassion Greatest Version Happiness Helping Love Relationships Success
Source : Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

44. “تبسمك في وجه أخيك صدقة، وأمرك بالمعروف صدقة ونهيك عن المنكر صدقة، وإرشادك الرجل في أرض الضلال لك صدقة، ونصرك الرجل الرديء البصر لك صدقة، وإماطتك الحجر والشوك العظم عن الطريق لك صدقةSmiling in your brother’s face is an act of charity. So is enjoining good and forbidding evil, giving directions to the lost traveller, aiding the blind and removing obstacles from the path.(Graded authentic by Ibn Hajar and al-Albani: Hidaayat-ur-Ruwaah, 2/293)”

Tags : Charity Compassion Giving Directions Islam Mohammed Muhammad Smile Smiling الحديث الشريف حديث
Author : Anonymous

45. “It only takes a split second to smile and forget, yet to someone that needed it, it can last a lifetime.”

Tags : Compassion Inspirational Kindness Smile
Source : Life, the Truth, and Being Free

46. “How much can we ever know about the love and pain in another heart? How much can we hope to understand those who have suffered deeper anguish, greater deprivation, and more crushing disappointments than we ourselves have known?”

Tags : Compassion Experience Understanding
Author : Orhan Pamuk
Source : Snow

47. “Parents who discipline their child by discussing the consequences of their actions produce children who have better moral development , compared to children whose parents use authoritarian methods and punishment.”

Tags : Abuse Anti Social Behaviour Child Abuse Compassion Education Empathy Parenting Personality Disorders Psychology Psychopath Psychopathy Sociopathy Trauma
Source : Zero Degrees of Empathy: A New Theory of Human Cruelty

48. “If you banish the dragons, you banish the heroes...”

Tags : Compassion Resiliency Self Realization

49. “To ignore, repress, or dismiss our feelings is to fail to listen to the stirrings of the Spirit within our emotional life. Jesus listened. In John's Gospel we are told that Jesus was moved with the deepest emotions (11:33)... The gospel portrait of the beloved Child of Abba is that of a man exquisitely attuned to His emotions and uninhibited in expressing them. The Son of Man did not scorn of reject feelings as fickle and unreliable. They were sensitive antennae to which He listened carefully and through which He perceived the will of His Father for congruent speech and action.”

Tags : Beloved Compassion Emotions Faith Feelings Holy Spirit Jesus Spiritual Life
Source : Abba's Child: The Cry of the Heart for Intimate Belonging

50. “[The] insistence on the absolutely indiscriminate nature of compassion within the Kingdom is the dominant perspective of almost all of Jesus' teaching.What is indiscriminate compassion? 'Take a look at a rose. Is is possible for the rose to say, "I'll offer my fragrance to good people and withhold it from bad people"? Or can you imagine a lamp that withholds its rays from a wicked person who seeks to walk in its light? It could do that only be ceasing to be a lamp. And observe how helplessly and indiscriminately a tree gives its shade to everyone, good and bad, young and old, high and low; to animals and humans and every living creature -- even to the one who seeks to cut it down. This is the first quality of compassion -- its indiscriminate character.' (Anthony DeMello, The Way to Love)...What makes the Kingdom come is heartfelt compassion: a way of tenderness that knows no frontiers, no labels, no compartmentalizing, and no sectarian divisions.”

Tags : Christianity Compassion Faith Jesus Kingdom Light Servanthood Spiritual Life Tenderness
Source : Abba's Child: The Cry of the Heart for Intimate Belonging

51. “The life of Jesus suggests that to be like Abba is to show compassion. Donald Gray expresses this: "Jesus reveals in an exceptionally human life what it is to live a divine life, a compassionate life.”

Tags : Compassion Divinity Jesus Spiritual Life
Source : Abba's Child: The Cry of the Heart for Intimate Belonging

52. “It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.”

Tags : Affection Alone Caring Closeness Companionship Empathy Fellowship Friendship Hug Isolation Kindness Kindred Spirits Loneliness Love Quotes Mutuality Partnership Reciprocal Reflected In You Relationship Relationship Quotes Self Esteem Self Hatred Self Realization Self Worthiness Soulmates Touch Twin Flames
Source : The Secret of Staying in Love

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

Tags : Compassion Kindness
Author : Plato

54. “No one has ever become poor by giving.”

Tags : Charity Compassion Helping Others Kindness
Author : Anne Frank
Source : diary of Anne Frank: the play

55. “Courage. Kindness. Friendship. Character. These are the qualities that define us as human beings, and propel us, on occasion, to greatness.”

Tags : Character Compassion Courage Friendship Honor Humanity Kindness
Author : R.J. Palacio
Source : Wonder

56. “The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud --- the obstacles of life and its suffering. ... The mud speaks of the common ground that humans share, no matter what our stations in life. ... Whether we have it all or we have nothing, we are all faced with the same obstacles: sadness, loss, illness, dying and death. If we are to strive as human beings to gain more wisdom, more kindness and more compassion, we must have the intention to grow as a lotus and open each petal one by one. ”

Tags : Compassion Depression Flower Growth Illness Kindness Obstacles Perseverance Wisdom
Author : Goldie Hawn

57. “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.”

Tags : Compassion Inspirational Kindness
Author : Aesop

58. “Highly sensitive people are too often perceived as weaklings or damaged goods. To feel intensely is not a symptom of weakness, it is the trademark of the truly alive and compassionate. It is not the empath who is broken, it is society that has become dysfunctional and emotionally disabled. There is no shame in expressing your authentic feelings. Those who are at times described as being a 'hot mess' or having 'too many issues' are the very fabric of what keeps the dream alive for a more caring, humane world. Never be ashamed to let your tears shine a light in this world.”

Tags : Authenticity Caring Compassion Damaged Souls Dysfunctional Society Dysfunctional World Emotional Emotional Intelligence Emotionally Disabled Empath Empathic Empaths Feeling Feelings Hot Mess Humane Humaneness New Age Quotes New World Sensitive Sensitiveness Sensitivity Society Humanity Society Problem Weakness

59. “If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other.”

Tags : Compassion Connecting Humanity Inspirational Love Sharing
Author : Mother Teresa

60. “Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.”

Tags : Compassion Humanity Love Mankind
Source : The Art of Happiness

61. “poor boy! I never knew you, Yet I think I could not refuse this moment to die for you, if that would save you”

Tags : Bravery Civil War Compassion Comrade Comradeship Death Friendship Hero Life Loyal Medical Sacrifice Save Soldier Soldiers War
Author : Walt Whitman
Source : Drum Taps

62. “Accomplishments don’t erase shame, hatred, cruelty, silence, ignorance, discrimination, low self-esteem or immorality. It covers it up, with a creative version of pride and ego. Only restitution, forgiving yourself and others, compassion, repentance and living with dignity will ever erase the past.”

Tags : Anger Confidence Creativity Dumped False Confidence Forgiving Others Growth Hatred Hidden Agendas Ignored Low Self Esteem New Beginnings Pride Rebel Restituition Revenge Self Hatred Steps Of Repentance Stubborn Truth

63. “We’ve made it private, contained it in family, when its audacity is in its potential to cross tribal lines. We’ve fetishized it as romance, when its true measure is a quality of sustained, practical care. We’ve lived it as a feeling, when it is a way of being. It is the elemental experience we all desire and seek, most of our days, to give and receive. The sliver of love’s potential that the Greeks separated out as eros is where we load so much of our desire, center so much of our imagination about delight and despair, define so much of our sense of completion. There is the love the Greeks called filia—the love of friendship. There is the love they called agape—love as embodied compassion, expressions of kindness that might be given to a neighbor or a stranger. The Metta of the root Buddhist Pali tongue, “lovingkindness,” carries the nuance of benevolent, active interest in others known and unknown, and its cultivation begins with compassion towards oneself.”

Tags : Art Of Living Community Compassion Enoughness Family Friendship Love Lovingkindess On Being Redemption Spirit Transformation Tribal Tribe Truth
Source : Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living

64. “Do you not know that God entrusted you with that money (all above what buys necessities for your families) to feed the hungry, to clothe the naked, to help the stranger, the widow, the fatherless; and, indeed, as far as it will go, to relieve the wants of all mankind? How can you, how dare you, defraud the Lord, by applying it to any other purpose?”

Tags : Caring Christianity Clothing Compassion Evangelism Faithfulness Fatherless Feed Finances Giving Help Hungry Money Naked Necessities Needs Orphan Possessions Sharing Stealing Stewardship Strangers Tithe Wants Widow
Author : John Wesley

65. “I think a lot of psychopaths are just geniuses who drove so fast that they lost control.”

Tags : Brain Cognition Compassion Control Creative Creative Genius Creativity Disorder Driving Genius Illness Intelligence Knowledge Mental Mental Illness Pain Psychopath Schizophrenia Self Control Sorrow Sympathy Understanding
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

66. “It's not about being liberal or conservative, it's about being human.It's not about being rich or poor, it's about being alive and happy.It's not about being right, it's about being considerate and compassionate.”

Tags : Compassion Politics Of The United States
Author : Karen L. Syed

67. “I don't know how to stop the atrocities. I don't know how to make people care. But looking into my sister's eyes, we seem to have carved out something between us that none of the madness can touch. Invisible threads.”

Tags : Atrocities Compassion Congo Sisters War
Source : A Thousand Sisters: My Journey into the Worst Place on Earth to Be a Woman

68. “Some of our friends are our friends only because we used to be friends.”

Tags : Altruism Charity Compassion Confidant Confidants Empathy Genes Genie Ghandi Humor Mandela Mother Teresa Nelson Mandela Pals Partner Philosopher Satire Selfish Selfless Sympathy
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

69. “In many cases, it was the woman’s stomach—not her heart—that fell for her man.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy Failure Genie Job Kitchen Loss Love Lovers Mahatma Ghandi Mandela Men Mercy Mother Teresa Occupation Partners Philosophy Rental Satire Satirist Selfish Selfless Social Criticism Stomach Sympathy Unselfish Unselfishness
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

70. “In some rare cases, a friendship between two people benefits both of them, and what’s more, in some rarer cases, it benefits both of them equally.”

Tags : Advantage Benefit Benefits Companionship Compassion Convenience Friend Friendship Genes Genie Humanity Nelson Mandela Pals Relationships Reward Rewards Satire Selfishness Unselfishness
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

71. “In some cases, it is the woman’s stomach—not her heart—that has left her man for another.”

Tags : Altruism Breakups Compassion Gene Kitchen Lovers Mercy Partner Partners Poverty Romance Satire Satirist Security Selfish Social Criticism Sympathy Unemployment Unselfish
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

72. “The pleasure or the benefit that the object of our deed derives from it is every now and then greater or even more important than the one we derive from the deed.”

Tags : Advantage Altruism Benefit Charity Compassion Empathy Gene Humanity Humour Mahatma Ghandi Mercy Mother Teresa Object Philosopher Pleasure Satire Satirist Selfish Selfishness Selfless Sympathy Teresa Unselfish Unselfishness
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

73. “Females and boys are the only creatures that propose others for friendship. As for the rest of us, friendship sort of just happens.”

Tags : Boys Compassion Empathy Friendship Gene Genes Ghandi Girls Humor Humour Man Mercy Philosopher Proposal Propose Satire Satirist Selfish Selfishness Social Criticism
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

74. “We are, or rather our natural desire to evade pain and to attain pleasure is, the primary reason we do or say every single thing we do or say.”

Tags : Altruism Compassion Empathy Gene Genie Ghandi Humanity Humor Mahatma Ghandi Mandela Mercy Motivation Motive Motives Philosopher Philosophy Pleasure Satire Satirist Selfish Selfishness Social Criticism Unselfish Unselfishness
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

75. “It is humanly impossible to be selfless. As a matter of fact, human beings are inherently selfish.”

Tags : Altruism Charity Compassion Empathy Gene Genie Ghandi Humanity Humour Impossibility Impossible Mercy Philosophy Satire Selfish Selfishness Selfless Social Criticism Sympathy Unselfish
Source : The Selfish Genie: A Satirical Essay on Altruism

76. “What do you want with these special Jewish pains? I feel as close to the wretched victims of the rubber plantations in Putamayo and the blacks of Africa with whose bodies the Europeans play ball… I have no special corner in my heart for the ghetto: I am at home in the entire world, where there are clouds and birds and human tears.”

Tags : Africa Africans Antisemitism Compassion Empathy Europeans Internationalism Jewish Question Jews Plantations Racism

77. “Should I, too, prefer the title of 'non-Jewish Jew'? For some time, I would have identified myself strongly with the attitude expressed by Rosa Luxemburg, writing from prison in 1917 to her anguished friend Mathilde Wurm:What do you want with these special Jewish pains? I feel as close to the wretched victims of the rubber plantations in Putamayo and the blacks of Africa with whose bodies the Europeans play ball… I have no special corner in my heart for the ghetto: I am at home in the entire world, where there are clouds and birds and human tears.An inordinate proportion of the Marxists I have known would probably have formulated their own views in much the same way. It was almost a point of honor not to engage in 'thinking with the blood,' to borrow a notable phrase from D.H. Lawrence, and to immerse Jewishness in other and wider struggles. Indeed, the old canard about 'rootless cosmopolitanism' finds a perverse sort of endorsement in Jewish internationalism: the more emphatically somebody stresses that sort of rhetoric about the suffering of others, the more likely I would be to assume that the speaker was a Jew. Does this mean that I think there are Jewish 'characteristics'? Yes, I think it must mean that.”

Tags : Africa Africans Compassion Dh Lawrence Empathy Europeans Internationalism Jewish Question Jews Marxism Mathilde Verne Plantations Prison Race Racism Rootless Cosmopolitanism Rosa Luxemburg Suffering Victims
Source : Hitch-22: A Memoir

78. “There appears to be a vast amount of confusion on this point, but I do not know many Negroes who are eager to be "accepted" by white people, still less to be loved by them; they, the blacks, simply don't wish to be beaten over the head by the whites every instant of our brief passage on this planet. White people in this country will have quite enough to do in learning how to accept and love themselves and each other, and when they have achieved this -- which will not be tomorrow and will not be today and may very well be never -- the Negro problem will no longer exist, for it will no longer be needed.”

Tags : Acceptance African Americans America Compassion Love Politics Race Race Relations Racism United States United States Of America Us Usa White People
Author : James Baldwin
Source : The Fire Next Time

79. “While we do our good works let us not forget that the real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary.”

Tags : Agape Brotherly Love Charity Compassion
Author : Chinua Achebe
Source : Anthills of the Savannah

80. “Yes, of course we could all use some help. There isn't a person alive without a need. So don't ask the silly question, just figure out how you're going to help and do it!”

Tags : Assistance Compassion Giving Help Kindness Need Richelle Richelle Goodrich Samaritan Service Volunteer
Source : Smile Anyway: Quotes, Verse, & Grumblings for Every Day of the Year

81. “Everyone breathing is broken. Keep breathing light into them until the stained glass collage takes your breath away.”

Tags : Breathe Breathing Breathing In And Out Breathing In Awareness Broken Heart Broken Hearted Brokenness Charities Charity Collage Compassion Empathetic Glass Human Condition Hurt Inspirational Love Quote Loving Mosaic Motivation Motivational Quote Motivational Quotes Stained Stained Glass Take My Breath Away Volunteer Volunteering
Author : Ryan Lilly
Source : Write like no one is reading

82. “The day you find out who you are is when you look back and realize that it was never the words, rather your actions that defined you.”

Tags : Actions Caring Character Compassion Empathy Giving Giving Back Giving To Others Healing Helping Kindness Love Nurturing Rescuing Saving Service Understanding Volunteer Volunteering Who You Are

83. “Beauty is not who you are on the outside, it is the wisdom and time you gave away to save another struggling soul like you.”

Tags : Activist Aging Beautiful Personatlity Beautiful Soul Communicators Fathers Friendships Giving Heart Helping Out Homeless Tent Community Inner Beauty Inspiration Inspirational Jealousy Judgement Loving Marine Life Conservation Openess People Of Action Perspectives Prayer Reflection Rescuers Search And Rescue Tender True Beauty Truth Writing

84. “I want a future abortion conversation known for its openness, respect and empathy, so instead of generating more heat, anger and conflict, I practice pro-voice.”

Tags : Abortion Anger Compassion Conflict Conversation Discussion Empathy Listening Openness Politics Pro Choice Pro Life Respect
Author : Aspen Baker
Source : Pro-Voice: How to Keep Listening When the World Wants a Fight

85. “Whoever is full of wisdom is naturally compassionate; in fact we recognize that someone has gained spiritual wisdom by seeing their compassionate behavior. . . . Individuals and countries with power need to develop wisdom and compassion, for without these attributes, there is a danger that the power will be used to oppress and exploit others. (31)”

Tags : Compassion Spiritual Wisdom Wisdom
Author : Ravi Ravindra
Source : The Wisdom of Patanjali's Yoga Sutras: A New Translation and Guide by Ravi Ravindra

86. “Opposites attract only in non-living things like seen in a positively-charged cation and negatively-charged anion; but in a living beings, the attraction is ONLY seen in between the same/similar character, positive or negative, people.”

Tags : Backbitters Beautiful Thoughts Cheat Crafty Crook Dual Speak Human Humanity Hypocrite Inspirational Quotes Kindness Lifestyle Materialist Original Ostentatious People Nature Plagiariser Plagiarism Reality Sensible Sensitive Traitor True Motivational Speaker Universal Fact
Author : Anuj Somany

87. “A person who is truly worth trusting hardly appreciates the praise from the people on own dress or face, but sadly most have craze to find one or the other ways to get only the same from all in own network.”

Tags : Appearance Appreciation Character Compassion Crafty Craze Crook Cunning Factual Hypocrite Inspiring Inspiring Thoughts Intellectual Kind Loyalty Materialist World Natural Notable People Originality Plagiarism Pretender Reality Sage Sayings Sanity Self Centered Selfie Selfish World Serenity Truthful Wisdom Quotes Wise Sayings
Author : Anuj Somany

88. “Blessed are those with cracks in their broken heart because that is how the light gets in.”

Tags : Aha Moments Broken Hearted Clarity Compassion Cracks Emotional Growth Empathy God S Love God S Messages Heart Heartache Hurt Inspiration Inspirational Knowing Learning Light Listening Love Loving Others Realization Regret Self Reflection Sorrow Spiritual Growth Understanding

89. “Let us remember that animals are not mere resources for human consumption. They are splendid beings in their own right, who have evolved alongside us as co-inheritors of all the beauty and abundance of life on this planet”

Tags : Animals Compassion Life Planet Resources Share Vegan
Author : Marc Bekoff
Source : Animals Matter: A Biologist Explains Why We Should Treat Animals with Compassion and Respect

90. “I would rather make mistakes in kindness and compassion than work miracles in unkindness and hardness.”

Tags : Christian Values Compassion Inspirational Kindness
Author : Mother Teresa
Source : A Gift for God: Prayers and Meditations

91. “Perhaps the only way for a husband to know the true mind graph of his wife is to make her laugh wildly or annoy her enough deeply; else she can hide many secrets from him all throughout her life.”

Tags : Adviser Affair Angry Consultants Crafty Cunning Disloyalty Double Speak Emotions Equation Factuality Filmy Inside Feelings Inspiring Inspiring Quotes Laugh Laughing Match Maker Money Minded Mother In Law Motivation Motivational Quotes Person Nature Relationship Scheme Selfishness Sensibility Sentiments Showy Wedding
Author : Anuj Somany

92. “People will come to test and divide us, but, as long as we keep compassion in our hearts for others, they won't win.”

Tags : Atrocities Compassion Crises Crises Solution Crises Solutions

93. “In the last 10 years, we have seen a rise in selfishness: selfies, self-absorbed people, superficiality, self-degradation, apathy, and self-destruction. So I challenge all of you to take initiative to change this programming. Instead of celebrating the ego, let's flip the script and celebrate the heart. Let's put the ego and celebrity culture to sleep, and awaken the conscience. This is the battle we must all fight together to win back our humanity. To save our future and our children.”

Tags : Apathetic Awakened Heart Awakening Brainwashing Celebrate Celebrities Ego Enlighten Fake Fight Humanity Quotes Initiative Media Save Our Planet Self Absordness Self Destruction Selfie Selfies Selfish Social Media Superficial United
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

94. “No one can hurt you without teaching a life's lesson. So accept it with love and kindness.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy Hurt Kindness Lessons Life Love Philosophy Teaching Truth

95. “Why is there such madness in our world? Why can’t we stop it? Why do we hate others? Tolerance, harmony, compassion, and kindness are the beauty of life.”

Tags : Compassion Debasish Mridha Debasish Mridha Md Harmony Inspirational Madness In Our World Philosophy Quotes Tolerance Why Do We Hate Others

96. “When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist.”

Tags : Charity Christianity Communism Compassion Food Hunger Poverty Socialism
Source : Dom Helder Camara: Essential Writings

97. “The rationale seems to be that we keep people as victims by validating them, empathizing with them, and fighting alongside them for equality and the dignity they deserve. I don’t think people are kept down by that. I believe what keeps people down is the constant dismissal of their pain, the degradation, the humiliation, the fear of injustice, and the continuous crushing of their will, their faith, and their hope. This type of oppression kills the self-esteem people need to empower themselves, and it's flat-out terrorism.”

Tags : Bigotry Compassion Diversity Empathy For Others Humanity Love One Another Racism Sexism Survivors Survivors Of Abuse Trauma Survivors Unity Of All People Women
Author : Kyrian Lyndon

98. “Being kind to someone, only to look kind to others, defeats the purpose of being kind.”

Tags : Being Right Compassion Cruelty Fake Fake Kindness Games Guessing Judging Kindness Lack Of Compassion Misunderstanding No Communication Not Hearing Not Listening Not Understanding Piety Speculation

99. “Humans — who enslave, castrate, experiment on, and fillet other animals — have had an understandable penchant for pretending animals do not feel pain. A sharp distinction between humans and 'animals' is essential if we are to bend them to our will, make them work for us, wear them, eat them — without any disquieting tinges of guilt or regret. It is unseemly of us, who often behave so unfeelingly toward other animals, to contend that only humans can suffer. The behavior of other animals renders such pretensions specious. They are just too much like us.”

Tags : Animals Behavior Compassion Suffer Vegetarian
Author : Carl Sagan

100. “Humanity is not without answers or solutions regarding how to liberate itself from scenarios that invariably end with mass exterminations. Tools such as compassion, trust, empathy, love, and ethical discernment are already in our possession. The next sensible step would be to use them.”

Tags : Compassion Compassion Heals Lives Doomsday Scenarios Ending Violent Jihad Extinction Human Nature Humanity And Society Liberation Love Mass Exterminations National History Day Nonviolent Conflict Resolution Police Reform Police Shootings Trust
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

101. “God whispered, "You endured a lot. For that I am truly sorry, but grateful. I needed you to struggle to help so many. Through that process you would grow into who you have now become. Didn't you know that I gave all my struggles to my favorite children? One only needs to look at the struggles given to your older brother Jesus to know how important you have been to me.”

Tags : Answers Autoimmune Disease Bullied Compassion Crying Cyberbullying God God S Love God S Plan Grace Healing Humiliation Ignored Illness Job Life Loss Of Family Loss Of Time Lost Mental Abuse Mercy Mood Physical Abuse Spiritual Abuse Tears Tsloama Wrong Choices

102. “I am grateful to realize that my desires do not entitle me to add to another's suffering.”

Tags : Compassion Educational Good Humane Mogo Suffering Vegan
Author : Zoe Weil
Source : Most Good, Least Harm: A Simple Principle for a Better World and Meaningful Life

103. “God's ways are higher than our ways not because he is less compassionate than we are but because he is more compassionate than we can ever imagine.”

Tags : Christianity Compassion God
Source : Evolving in Monkey Town: How a Girl Who Knew All the Answers Learned to Ask the Questions

104. “There is no envy, jealousy, or hatred between the different colors of the rainbow. And no fear either. Because each one exists to make the others’ love more beautiful.”

Tags : Angel Art Anti Racism Beauty In Nature Believing In Love Coexistence Community Compassion Courage To Love Cross Culturalism Cultural Literacy Demographics Election Year Politics European Union Hatred Hope For Humanity Immigration Mindfulness Multiculturalismo Peacism Postered Poetics By Aberjhani Practicing Love Rainbow Regrexit Spiritual Philosophy Spirituality We Are Humanity We Are Orlando Wearecharleston Weareorlando Xenophobia
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Journey through the Power of the Rainbow: Quotations from a Life Made Out of Poetry

105. “It is better to show ‘you care’ than say ‘I care’.”

Tags : Advice Caring Compassion Family Values Forgiveness Friendship Humanity Advice Humanity And Society Inspiring Words Kindness Lailah Gifty Akita Affirmations Love Mankind Marriage Advice Married Life Mercy Needy Nice People Romance Self Help Wisdom Inspirational Wise Sayings
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

106. “Im happy to sit and be an ear to listen when the world gets wild but Id much prefer to watch the ways your eyes in sparkle in the midst of convincing me why you love the things you do. It gives me hope that someone else out there feels everything with this much depth and has the willingness to create a beautiful life from it.”

Tags : Authentic Author Awareness Caring Compassion Depth Growth Happiness Inner Being Insight Inspirational Quote Kindness Life Quotes Love Love Story Lovers Magic Nikki Rowe Quote Serendipity Sparkle True Love Twin Flame Twin Soul Wise Words Writers Life
Author : Nikki Rowe

107. “Nothing living should ever be treated with contempt. Whatever it is that lives, a man, a tree, or a bird, should be touched gently, because the time is short. Civilization is another word for respect for life...”

Tags : Bird Civilization Compassion Contempt Man Time Tree
Source : Green Dolphin Street

108. “Sometimes it's important to dare to dream - small or big - like Mandela, Gandhi, Winfrey, Obama, Malala and Dr King. From Einstein to Hawking - the skies no limit. From Ali to the Williams sisters - through trials and talent find the champions within. Like my mother did to raise great kids. Like the one or many who run with this. Like the unsung heroes in every city and village. Like the kind of heart and selfless healers. Like every act of kindness you ever did and received. Like the human spirit beyond class, colour and creed. Like every soul who has raised our consciousness. From one to all - love IS all we have and need.”

Tags : Ali Champion Class Colour Consciousness Creed Dreams Einstein Quotes Gandhi Great Souls Healers Inspiration Kindness Malala Mandela Mindfulness Obama Oneness Oprah Winfrey Quotes About Inspiration Rasheed Ogunlaru Rasheed Ogunlaru Quotes Stephen Hawking The Power Of Positive Thinking Vision Visionaries Williams Sisters

109. “You touch some of the reasons for my going, not for my staying away.”

Tags : Compassion Motivation Risk Submission
Source : A Tale of Two Cities

110. “Popular culture is a place where pity is called compassion, flattery is called love, propaganda is called knowledge, tension is called peace, gossip is called news, and auto-tune is called singing.”

Tags : Autotune Bandwagon Compassion Culture Fads Flattery Gossip Knowledge Love Music News Peace Pity Pop Pop Culture Pop Music Popular Popular Culture Popular Music Propaganda Singing Tension Trends
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

111. “Time’s relativity is considered and abandoned, for the more revelatory experiences of starlightin strands, and pearly floors that span as far as absolute compassion...”

Tags : Compassion Heaven Magic Nde Near Death Experience Pearly Poem Starlight

112. “I suspect that 'Kindness and Cruelty' and 'Mercy and Justice' all have secret affairs, as though they rendezvous only within certain sophisticated souls: those who hate being offensive, but love telling the truth.”

Tags : Apologetics Caring Compassion Complexity Cruelty Duplicity Empathy Justice Kindness Love Love Affair Mean Mercy Mind Nice Offensive Pity Rendezvous Sophistication Suspicious Sympathy Theory
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Healology

113. “Be willing to give, but only when you aren't expecting anything in return.”

Tags : Anticipation Award Charity Collateral Collateral Damage Compassion Credit Empathy Expectations Gift Give Glory Good Hearted Good Will Heart Insincerity Kind Love Money Pity Praise Present Pride Recognition Return Reward Selfishness Selflessness
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Healology

114. “If you are driven by fear, anger or pride nature will force you to compete. If you are guided by courage, awareness, tranquility and peace nature will serve you.”

Tags : Anger Awareness Compassion Compassion Quotes Compassion Wisdom Courage Fear Kindness Kindness Quotes Life And Living Life Experience Life Lesson Life Lessons Life Philosophy Life Quotes Lifestyle Peace Peace Making Peace Movement Peace Of Mind Peace Quote Pride Tranquility Wisdom Wisdom Of Life
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

115. “Don't question what you don't understand unless you're asking questions seeking to understand.”

Tags : Compassion Growth Process Questioning Seeking Understanding
Author : Rob Liano

116. “When good people consider you the bad guy, you develop a heart to help the bad ones. You actually understand them.”

Tags : Bad People Brain Cognition Compassion Comprehension Development Empathy Good Good People Misunderstanding Misunderstood Perspective Psychology Sympathy Understanding
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

117. “The best of who you are is not from who you have in your life, rather who they helped you become because they loved you.”

Tags : Best Part Brings Out Goodness Compassion Example Help Helpful Husband Kindness Marriage Partner Role Model Selfless Soul Spouse Wife

118. “Some survivors can be wary of most people, yet blinded by compassion toward fellow survivors or others who suffer — or who pretend to suffer, or exaggerate their sufferings, in order to take advantage of the survivor. Some survivors overidentify with other survivors, not realizing that even if someone was traumatized or suffers in a similar way, it doesn’t necessarily mean that person is honest. Being either overly suspicious or overly trusting can create problems with a partner who is able to judge the sincerity of others more realistically.”

Tags : Abuse Survivors Boundaries Compassion Distrust Healthy Relationships Mental Illness Overidentification Partner Ptsd Spouse Suffering Survivors Survivors Of Abuse Suspicious Trauma Survivors Trust
Source : Loving Someone with PTSD: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Connecting with Your Partner after Trauma

119. “Obedience, responsibility, rules and safety are loyal, inseparable playmates. But Love is their wise mother, who knows there are times to break them up, at least for a bit, lest they get into some kind of arrogant, bullish, mischief or completely shut out their other siblings - joy, common sense, and compassion.”

Tags : Arrogant Common Sense Compassion Joy Love Mischief Mother Responsibility Rules To Live By Wise Words
Author : Connie Kerbs
Source : Paths of Fear: An Anthology of Overcoming Through Courage, Inspiration, and the Miracle of Love

120. “It takes a real friend not to change their perception of you when God begins to bless you.”

Tags : Abundance Creation Belief Quotes Believe In Yourself Determination Dreaming Goal Setting Goals Happiness Healers Hope Law Of Attraction Manifestation Never Give Up Opportunity Positive Thoughts Self Belief Self Esteem Self Help Spirituality Star Try Again Wealth Creation
Author : Troy Gathers
Source : Take Me With You

121. “You must change your ideals and values if you find yourself fighting the same battles year after year.”

Tags : Belief Quotes Believe Champion Compassion Dreaming Goal Setting Hope Kindness Life Changing Love Millionaire Mindset Mind Body Spirit New Age New Thought Self Esteem Self Growth Self Motivation Troy Gathers Wealth Creation
Author : Troy Gathers
Source : Take Me With You

122. “How much you are willing to sacrifice will show up in the process and the end result.”

Tags : Author Troy Gathers Believe Business Class Dreams Goal Setting Healers Law Of Attraction Love Manifestation Manifesting Mind Body Spirit New Age New Thought Opportunity Persist Self Motivation Self Realization Spirituality Star Success Troy Gathers
Author : Troy Gathers
Source : Take Me With You

123. “The Revolution starts with you. You control the battle within.”

Tags : Abundance Creation Belief Quotes Believe Believe In Yourself Business Champion Compassion Determination Great Souls Happiness Inspiration Kindness Law Of Attraction Life Changing Never Give Up New Thought Persist Self Esteem Self Motivation Self Realization Try Again Wealth Creation
Author : Troy Gathers
Source : Take Me With You

124. “In an age when nations and individuals routinely exchange murder for murder, when the healing grace of authentic spirituality is usurped by the divisive politics of religious organizations, and when broken hearts bleed pain in darkness without the relief of compassion, the voice of an exceptional poet producing exceptional work is not something the world can afford to dismiss.”

Tags : Aberjhani Books Celebrated Poets Compassion Famous Poets Global Village Human Condition Human Rights Day Leadership Literature Modern Poets National History Day National Poetry Month Poem In Your Pocket Day Poems Poetry Poetry Life Poets And Poetry Politics Quotes About Poetry Quotes About Poets Religions Unknown Poets World Communities World Poetry Day
Author : Aberjhani
Source : The American Poet Who Went Home Again

125. “The only time you look in your neighbor's bowl is to make sure that they have enough. You don't look in your neighbor's bowl to see if you have as much as them.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy Materialism
Author : Louis C.K.

126. “Even if toxic people are right about what is "good," they are wrong if the approach is not healthy.”

Tags : Compassion Healthy Relationships Right Toxic Wrong
Source : How to Hug a Porcupine: Dealing With Toxic & Difficult to Love Personalities

127. “All I ever wanted was to reach out and touch another human being not just with my hands but with my heart.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy Loneliness Love
Author : Tahereh Mafi
Source : Shatter Me

128. “Three of the ten principles governing the City of Joy are (a) tell the truth, (b) stop waiting to be rescued, and (c) give away what you want the most.”

Tags : Compassion Honesty Kindness Life Lessons Self Awareness Truth
Author : Eve Ensler
Source : In the Body of the World

129. “I'd rather have a heart of goldThan all the treasure of the world.”

Tags : Amazons Ancient Ancient Greece Ancient Greeks Braveheart Compassion Faith History Of Mankind Kindness Knights Love Materialism Medieval Memoirs Spiritual Spiritual Wisdom Treasure Hunting Warrior Women Woman S Character Woman S Strength Women Women Empowerment Women S Liberation
Source : Memoirs of An Amazon

130. “Echo of the waves appears in the sky, their lights reflected in your eyes. I'm back in our world and happy again. The sound of your voice, compassionate embrace... The power in your touch, serenity of stride... The beating of your heart calms down my presence, gracing with eternal peace of mind... Bathing in the sunshine of your arms I'm deeply aware of the melodic stream that has no language...gliding beneath the quiet Heaven of your eyes...”

Tags : Art Artist Bathing Beneath Calm Embrace Eternal Grace Heaven Inspirational Joy Light Love Peace Presence Romantic Sound Spirit Spiritual Sunshine Wave World
Author : Oksana Rus

131. “Everyone is overcoming something, be gentle.”

Tags : Compassion Friendship Gentle Kindness Love Over Come Quote Quotes To Live By Self Discovery Support
Author : Nikki Rowe
Source : Once a Girl, Now a Woman

132. “Beautify your inner dialogue. Beautify your inner world with love light and compassion. Life will be beautiful.”

Tags : Comapssion Compassion Compassion Quotes Inner Child Inner Dialogue Inner Guidance Inner Light Inner Peace Inner Self Inner Strength Inner Voice Inner World Kindness Meditation Spirituality
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

133. “There are many goals but one path - the path of compassion.”

Tags : Compassion Goal Kindness Life Positive Light Love Spirit Wisdom Yoga Yoga Inspiration
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

134. “Listening is an attitude of the heart, a genuine desire to be with another which both attracts and heals. (attr to J. Isham)”

Tags : Compassion Connection Listen Listening
Author : Sura Hart
Source : Respectful Parents, Respectful Kids: 7 Keys to Turn Family Conflict into Cooperation

135. “One HELLO? can change a life.One HELLO? can save a life.”

Tags : Acts Of Kindness Caring Change A Life Compassion Courage Friendship Goodness Goodness In Life Hello Kindness Liza Wiemer Love Miracles Mysteries Of Life Save A Life Strength Suicide Prevention
Source : Hello?

136. “All at once it occurs to me that I'm the one who needs to give myself the break, to accept myself for who I am.”

Tags : Acceptance Acceptance Of Oneself Compassion Hello Kindness Self Esteem Self Help Self Improvement Self Love Self Respect Self Worth
Source : Hello?

137. “If you are going to judge others it is wisest to do so individually not collectively and on your own direct experience of them personally. But first - and throughout - examine yourself closely. Blurred vision can often occur due to the lens, perspective and perceptions of the viewer projected onto the object that it sees. Be wary of taking to the judges seat. Above all meet at treat yourself and everyone else mindfully, compassionately with humanity.”

Tags : Acceptance Of Oneself Acceptance Quotes Assumptions Experience Individuality Judge Judging Others Kindness Motivational Quotes Open Mindedness Perspective Prejudice Projection Projections Rasheed Ogunlaru Rasheed Ogunlaru Quotes Self Awareness Self Improvement Treating Others Like You Viewpoints Views

138. “There are two types of seeds in the mind: those that create anger, fear, frustration, jealousy, hatred and those that create love, compassion, equanimity and joy. Spirituality is germination and sprouting of the second group and transforming the first group.”

Tags : Anger Anger Management Compassion Compassion Wisdom Equanimity Fear Fearlessness Fermenting Germination Joy Mind Mindfulness Mindfulness Practice Spiritual Growth Spiritual Quotes Spirituality Sprouting
Author : Amit Ray

139. “One of the most important things you can do on this earth is to let people know they are not alone.”

Tags : Comfort Communication Community Community Service Compassion Empathy Encourage Encouragement Give Helping Others Helping Out Kindness Letting Them In Lost Love Missions Novels Reaching Out Selflessness Share Sharing Stories Tears Together Transparency Vulnerability

140. “Live a good life. More smiling, less worrying. More compassion, less judgment. More blessed, less stressed. More love, less hate.”

Tags : Blessed Compassion Hate Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Judgment Less More Life Life Purpose Life Quotes Living Love Mind Smile Smiles Spirituality Stress Stressed Worry Worrying
Author : Roy Bennett

141. “These things will destroy the human race: politics without principle, progress without compassion, wealth without work, learning without silence, religion without fearlessness, and worship without awareness.”

Tags : Awareness Compassion Learning Politics Relegion Spirituality Work

142. “Waking up is not a selfish pursuit of happiness, it is a revolutionary stance, from the inside out, for the benefit of all beings in existence.”

Tags : Awareness Compassion God Life
Author : Noah Levine

143. “Gain strength. Suck up energy. Make a point of appreciating the fragrance of the flowers and the beauty of the sunset. It is like armor. When you take a moment to practice my message you can then be armed with an ability to be detached. One is meant to forgive, to forgive and be compassionate."~Kuan Yin”

Tags : Appreciation Compassion Compassionate Forgiveness Grateful Gratefulness Gratefulness Quotes Kuan Yin Kuan Yin Quotes
Author : Hope Bradford
Source : Oracle of Compassion: The Living Word of Kuan Yin

144. “Be near your brothers. Not just one, but both of them.”

Tags : Brotherhood Compassion Humanity
Source : The Brothers Karamazov

145. “Your genuine happiness does not come from other people, activities or things, it comes from living a meaningful life - a life that is in alignment with your values and is beneficial.”

Tags : Compassion Genuine Happiness Happiness Meaningful Values Virtue Wisdom
Author : John Bruna

146. “Life makes us suffer at times if we cruise through such moments and look forward to the light the day brings, that darkness that has crippled our mind can be fought and it can be defeated.”

Tags : Compassion Darkness Depression Fight Inspirational Quotes Life Light Light And Darkness Mind Motivation Suffering

147. “Feeling guilt dims our light. Instead of dimming our light to make others feel more comfortable, we could just continue to shine and foster the rise of the vibrations of those around us.Being Happy and Feeling Good does not mean you have no compassion for the misery of those around you. It simply means you won’t dim your light to make them feel comfortable – instead, you’re going to help light the way.At first, your light may be a bit too bright for others and it may hurt their eyes, yet it’s far better to shine rather than to hide your light. When you hide your light for too long, it extinguishes and you slip right back into darkness…unable to find your way until someone ‘shiny’ comes along to light your way and help you to find the light you still possess within, your Soul’s Magnificence.”

Tags : Compassion Consciousness Feeling Good Feeling Guilty Growth Guilt Happiness Happy Inner Peace Inspirational Law Of Attraction Light Light And Darkness Psychology Shine Shine Your Light Soul Spiritual Vibrations Wisdom Zen
Source : Living Peace

148. “Protect your enthusiasm from the negativity and fear of others. Never decide to do nothing just because you can only do little. Do what you can. You would be surprised at what "little" acts have done for our world.”

Tags : Compassion Enthusiasm Inspirational Kindness Mission Motivational Service
Source : Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

149. “Speak graciously to young men as you would to your brothers.”

Tags : Advice Brotherly Love Christian Behavior Compassion Faith Family Forgiveness Gentleness Humanity Humanity And Society Mercy Respectful Respecting Others Wise Words
Source : Think Great: Be Great!

150. “Sometimes love doesn't look like what we think it should look like. Sometimes it's paradoxical. Sometimes we have to step outside our comfort zone. Sometimes we have to be more honest than we thought we'd ever have to be or more supportive than we are taught is appropriate. When we traverse those boundaries, that's when we really understand what this whole love thing is all about. We become more than just human. We become part of the giant, beautiful ever-changing reality of life. By loving without limits, we become wise, strong, and beautiful. We become more of what we already are.”

Tags : Beauty Boundaries Comfort Zone Compassion Empathy Honesty Limitations Love Loving Paradox Relationships Strength Support The Love Mindset Unconditional Love Wisdom

151. “A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.”

Tags : Action Blessings Compassion Generosity Giving Helping Others Kindness Life Success
Source : Life, the Truth, and Being Free

152. “It is only with true love and compassion that we can begin to mend what is broken in the world. It is these two blessed things that can begin to heal all broken hearts.”

Tags : Blessings Broken Heart Compassion Inspirational Kindness Love True Love
Source : Life, the Truth, and Being Free

153. “We all are so deeply interconnected; we have no option but to love all. Be kind and do good for any one and that will be reflected. The ripples of the kind heart are the highest blessings of the Universe.”

Tags : Blessings Compassion Compassion Quotes Compassion Wisdom Interconnection Kindness Love Loving Kindness Lovingkindness Nonduality Oneness
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Yoga and Vipassana: An Integrated Life Style

154. “Good works is giving to the poor and the helpless, but divine works is showing them their worth to the One who matters.”

Tags : Beautiful Christ Like Compassion Consideration Divine Love Divine Works Empathy Faith Giving God Like Good Works Helping Others Inspirational Jesus Life Poor Sympathy The One Unconditional Love Value Works Worth
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

155. “Nothing you become will disappoint me; I have no preconception that I'd like to see you be or do. I have no desire to foresee you, only to discover you.”

Tags : Acceptance Compassion Unconditional Love Understanding
Author : Mary Haskell

156. “The more you know yourself, the less judgemental you become”

Tags : Advice Attitude Authentic Self Coaching Drama Family Future Growth Humility Inspiration Life Coach Moral Pride Morals New Beginnings Psychology Real Winning Relationship Advice Relationships 101 Rise Up Silver Lining Teacher Value We All Make Mistakes Wisdom Worth

157. “There's always a moment that separates the past from the future, and that moment is now.”

Tags : Children Correct Path Daughters Divorce Growth Life Coach Life Lessons Love Not Alone Now Is The Time Quality Raising Women Reclaiming Your Life Rise Up Self Help Self Respect Stayingpositiveu Com Toxic Relationships Wisdom Women Empowerment Worth

158. “Holding a grudge & harboring anger/resentment is poison to the soul. Get even with people...but not those who have hurt us, forget them, instead get even with those who have helped us.”

Tags : Anger Compassion Grudge Inspirational Life Motivational People Resentment
Source : Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

159. “There are two powerful fuels, two forces; motivation and inspiration. To be motivated you need to know what your motives are. Over time - and to sustain you through it - your motivation must become an inner energy; a 'motor' driving you forward, passionately, purposefully, wisely and compassionately... come what may, every day. Inspiration is an outer - worldly - energy that you breathe and draw in. It may come from many places, faces, spaces and stages - right across the ages. It is where nature, spirit, science, mind and time meet, dance, play and speak. It keeps you outward facing and life embracing. But you must be open-minded and open-hearted to first let it in and then let it out again. Together - blended, combined and re-entwined - motivation and inspiration bring connectivity, productivity, creativity and boundless possibilities that is not just 'self' serving but enriching to all humanity and societies...just as it should be.”

Tags : Compassion Drive Energy Forces Helping Others Quotes Humanity Inspiration Keep Going Mind Mind Power Momentum Motivation Motivational Quotes Motive Possibility Potential Power Power Of The Subconscious Mind Productivity Tips Progress Purpose Quotes On Motivation Science Self Belief Service Serving Others Society Work Quotes

160. “Seek a man that doesn't ask you to prove your love. Seek a man that will prove God's love.”

Tags : Cares Deeply For Others Compassion Compassion For Others Courage Courageous Empathy Example Gentlemen Givers Giving Help God S Love Honest Honorable Integrity Leaders Loves Others Relationships 101 Self Respect Selfless Spiritual Stayingpositiveuniversity Tenderness Truthful

161. “People will always notice something about you. It might be the way you walk or the way you talk, or just simply your personality. Live each day in the way you want to be remembered. Live in such a way that people will be inspired by those unique qualities that you have and strive to live better lives for themselves.”

Tags : Compassion Faith Happiness Hope Inspiration Kindness Life Living Love Passionate Peace Peace Of Mind Rememberance

162. “I made the choice to be vegan because I will not eat (or wear, or use) anything that could have an emotional response to its death or captivity. I can well imagine what that must feel like for our non-human friends - the fear, the terror, the pain - and I will not cause such suffering to a fellow living being.”

Tags : Animal Rights Animals Compassion Equality Ethical Vegan Kindness Life Life Affirming Speciesism Vegan Veganism Vegetarian Vegetarianism
Author : Rai Aren

163. “Many animals experience pain, anxiety and suffering, physically and psychologically, when they are held in captivity or subjected to starvation, social isolation, physical restraint, or painful situations from which they cannot escape. Even if it is not the same experience of pain, anxiety, or suffering undergone by humans- or even other animals, including members of the same species- an individual's pain, suffering, and anxiety matter.”

Tags : Animal Rights Animals Compassion Pain Speciesism Suffer
Author : Marc Bekoff
Source : Animals Matter: A Biologist Explains Why We Should Treat Animals with Compassion and Respect

164. “Don't suffocate your spirit for the lessons that were only passing through spring.”

Tags : Authentic Awakening Compassion Growth Healing Humble Inner Being Kindness Life Quotes Love Love Yourself Quotes Raw Real Soul Soulful Truth Words
Author : Nikki Rowe

165. “Maybe we have shoes so we can learn to walk in another's oath before judging their footsteps?”

Tags : Compassion Empath Enlightenment Humanity Kindness Philosophy Raw Real Truth Truth Of Life
Author : Nikki Rowe

166. “Kindness and awareness work together. Through awareness we understand the underlying beauty of everything and every being.”

Tags : Awareness Beauty Beauty In Life Beauty In Nature Compassion Compassion Quotes Compassion Wisdom Inner Beauty Kindness Meditation Self Awareness Understanding Understanding Life Wisdom Yoga
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

167. “Compassion is all inclusive. Compassion knows no boundaries. Compassion comes with awareness, and awareness breaks all narrow territories.”

Tags : Awareness Beauty Beauty In Life Beauty In Nature Boundaries Compassion Compassion Quotes Compassion Wisdom Inner Beauty Kindness Meditation Self Awareness Territories Understanding Understanding Life Wisdom Yoga
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

168. “Every day, bring some flowers to your life. Every day bring some blessings in someone’s life.”

Tags : Awakening Beauty Blessings Blossoming Bring Some Blessings Bring Some Flower Compassion Empathy Flowering Flowers Happiness Kindness Kindness Quotes Love Soul Spirit Spirituality
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Walking the Path of Compassion

169. “Love is the spirit of divinity within every man.”

Tags : Belief Compassion Daily Inspiration Divinity Divinity Within Educational Philosophy Faith Forgiveness Good Deeds Grace Of God Inner Strength Lailah Gifty Akita Love Love Story Mercy Positive Thinking Relationship Romance Spirit Spiritual Spiritual Life Uplifting
Source : Pearls of Wisdom: Great mind

170. “One man practicing kindness in the wilderness is worth all the temples this world pulls.”

Tags : Compassion Kindness Serenity
Author : Jack Kerouac
Source : The Dharma Bums

171. “There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.”

Tags : Charity Compassion Friendship Generosity Helping Others
Author : John Holmes

172. “In the end, though, maybe we must all give up trying to pay back the people in this world who sustain our lives. In the end, maybe it's wiser to surrender before the miraculous scope of human generosity and to just keep saying thank you, forever and sincerely, for as long as we have voices.”

Tags : Charity Compassion Generosity Gratitude Service
Source : Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia

173. “You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.”

Tags : Benevolence Charity Compassion Generosity Helping Others
Author : John Bunyan

174. “That's what I consider true generosity: You give your all, and yet you always feel as if it costs you nothing.”

Tags : Charity Compassion Generosity

175. “for there is nothing heavier than compassion. Not even one's own pain weighs so heavy as the pain one feels with someone, for someone, a pain intensified by the imagination and prolonged by a hundred echoes.”

Tags : Compassion Empathy
Author : Milan Kundera
Source : The Unbearable Lightness of Being

176. “Some people think only intellect counts: knowing how to solve problems, knowing how to get by, knowing how to identify an advantage and seize it. But the functions of intellect are insufficient without courage, love, friendship, compassion, and empathy.”

Tags : Character Compassion Empathy Friendship Intellect
Author : Dean Koontz

177. “Your dignity can be mocked, abused, compromised, toyed with, lowered and even badmouthed, but it can never be taken from you. You have the power today to reset your boundaries, restore your image, start fresh with renewed values and rebuild what has happened to you in the past.”

Tags : Abused Beginnings Choices Compassion Cruelty Empowerment Endings Experiences Final Chapters Forgiveness Gossip Hurt Image Injustice Justice Lies Life Lessons Mocking New Journeys Played With Redemption Repentance Restoration Rumors Self Confidence Self Worth Truth

178. “Kindness has no religion. Religions are like narrow tracks but kindness is like an open sky.”

Tags : Compassion Inspirational Kindness Kindness Compassion Kindness Friendship Quotes Kindness Quote Kindness Quotes Narrow Narrow Mindedness Nonviolence Open Sky Peace Religion Religion And Kindness World Peace World Peace Day
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

179. “Kindness has no boundaries. It is the language of the soul.”

Tags : Compassion Compassionate Freedom Freedom Of Expression God Happiness Kind Kindness Kindness Compassion Kindness Quotes Love Soul Language Spirituality Trust
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Walking the Path of Compassion

180. “Be kind to all living things. Nature notices everything.”

Tags : Compassion Kindness Quotes Law Of Attraction Quotes Spiritual Quotes Wisdom Quotes
Author : Eileen Anglin

181. “Compassion is a lifetime business. You can't say something like, "I will have compassion on Monday, Thursdays and Fridays only. But for the rest, I will be cruel". That is hypocrisy.”

Tags : Business Compassion Cruel Cruelity Days Of The Week Food For Thought Friday Hypocrisy Hypocrite Hypocritical Israelmore Ayivor Kind Kindness Life Lifetime Love Monday Passion Saturday Sunday Thursday Tuesday Wednesday Week

182. “Your kids require you most of all to love them for who they are, not to spend your whole time trying to correct them.”

Tags : Children Compassion Discipline Love Parenting
Author : Bill Ayers

183. “Love and compassion are the mother and father of a smile. We need to create more smiles in our world today. Smiles, after all, pave the way to a happy world.”

Tags : Compassion Happiness Inspirational Kindness Love Smiles
Source : Life, the Truth, and Being Free

184. “The world gives us PLENTY of opportunities to strengthen our patience. While this truth can definitely be challenging, this is a good thing. Patience is a key that unlocks the door to a more fulfilling life. It is through a cultivation of patience that we become better parents, powerful teachers, great businessmen, good friends, and a live a happier life.”

Tags : Compassion Fulfillment Masters Parents Patience Teachers Wise
Source : Life, the Truth, and Being Free

185. “The only way a society of diverse people can survive without tearing itself apart over differences in nature is by accepting that ALL people are different, and that no single one of us is more or less deserving of decent treatment, compassion, legal and ethical equality, justice, life, or love, than any other.”

Tags : Accepting Apart Compassion Decent Deserving Differences Different Diverse Equality Ethical Justice Legal Life Love Nature People Single Society Survive Tearing Treatment
Source : Autumn Burning: Dreadtime Stories for the Wicked Soul

186. “Compassion crowns the soul with its truest victory.”

Tags : Compassion Famous Quotes From Classic Books Forgiveness Healing Inspiration Positive Inspiration Positive Motivation Spiritual Philosophy Spiritual Quotations Spiritual Quotes Spirituality The Soul Unconditional Love Victory World Suicide Prevention Day
Author : Aberjhani
Source : The River of Winged Dreams

187. “Love is our most unifying and empowering common spiritual denominator. The more we ignore its potential to bring greater balance and deeper meaning to human existence, the more likely we are to continue to define history as one long inglorious record of man’s inhumanity to man.”

Tags : Agape Agape Love Community Compassion Existence History Human Nature Human Rights Day Humanity And Society Love Man S Inhumanity To Man Mankind Peace Philosophy Police Reform Police Shootings Social Responsibility Spirituality Stop Killing Each Other War Wearedallas Wearehumanity Wisdom Quotes World Suicide Prevention Day
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Journey through the Power of the Rainbow: Quotations from a Life Made Out of Poetry

188. “Simple shifts in points of view can open doors to expansions of consciousness as easily as rigid dispositions can close hearts and minds to such elevated awareness. It generally depends on whether you allow fear and violence to rule your actions or whether you give wisdom, courage, and compassion the authority to do so.”

Tags : Compassion Compassion Heals Lives Courage Courageousness Cultural Perspectives Expanded Consciousness Faith In Humanity Fear Love For Humanity Metacognition Nonviolent Conflict Resolution Points Of Views Police Reform Postered Poetics By Aberjhani Violence Wisdom Quotes World Suicide Prevention Day Xenophobia
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

189. “On either side of a potentially violent conflict, an opportunity exists to exercise compassion and diminish fear based on recognition of each other's humanity. Without such recognition, fear fueled by uninformed assumptions, cultural prejudice, desperation to meet basic human needs, or the panicked uncertainty of the moment explodes into violence.”

Tags : Antiracism Assumptions Charter For Compassion Compassion Compassion Action Network Compassion Heals Lives Cultural Differences Cultural Diversity Desperation Fear Global Community Humanity Militarization Military Conflict Nonviolence Opportunity Quotes Overcoming Fear Panic Peacism Polarization Political Philosophy Trust Uncertainty Waging Peace War
Author : Aberjhani
Source : Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays

190. “Transition isn't pretty, but stagnation is hideous.”

Tags : Authentic Better Yourself Compassion Embrace The Unknown Growth Guidance Guidance In Love Guidance Quotes Inner Being Kindess Know Yourself Stillness Transformation Transition
Author : Nikki Rowe

191. “Each person you meetis an aspect of yourself,clamoring for love.”

Tags : Awakening Awareness Compassion Consciousness Empathy Forgiveness Haiku Identity Inspiration Inspirational Quotes Know Thyself Love Meetings Oneness Poetry Reflection Self Awareness Spiritual Spirituality Sympathy Unity Wisdom Wisdom Quotes

192. “When you know the knower within, you don't need to know further. When you know the meditator within, you don't need to meditate further. When you truly know the worshiper in you, you are to be worshiped.”

Tags : Compassion Know Thyself Knowing Knowing Who You Are Knowledge Of Self Love Meditation Meditation Experience Meditation Techniques Peace Self Awareness Self Discovery Wisdom Worship Worshiping
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

193. “It is not until you change your identity to match your life blueprint that you will understand why everything in the past never worked.”

Tags : Becoming Blueprint Character Characteristics Compassion Confidence Core Values Decisions Example Future Good Choices Growing Up Honesty Leadership Learning Lessons Learned Life Choices Life Direction Life Purpose 101 Past Principles Reactions Resolver Vs Reactor Self Beliefs Self Esteem 101 Self Improvement Self Transformation Stayingpositiveu Com Teachers Traits Values Wisdom

194. “The universe is not for man alone, but is a theater of evolution for all living beings. Live and let live is its guiding principle. 'Ahimsa Paramo Dharmah' - Non-injury is the highest religion.”

Tags : Ahimsa Compassion Evolution Inspirational Jainism Live Living Life Motivational Nonviolence Nonviolence Jainism Peace Religion Universe

195. “Compassion is the signature of Higher Consciousness. Non-violence is the tool to evolve into the Higher Consciousness.”

Tags : Compassion Happiness Higher Consciousness Kindness Love Non Violence Nonviolence Peace World Peace
Author : Amit Ray
Source : Nonviolence: The Transforming Power

196. “I don't want to live in the kind of world where we don't look out for each other. Not just the people that are close to us, but anybody who needs a helping hand. I cant change the way anybody else thinks, or what they choose to do, but I can do my bit.”

Tags : Compassion Helping Others Inspirational Personal Responsibility

197. “In a superficial world, body image is everything. But in a world filled with substance, a beautiful mind, heart and soul are everything. The second world does not exist because the ego overpowers the heart. And the first world will continue to exist until the heart overpowers the ego.”

Tags : Beautiful Heart Beautiful Mind Body Egoistic Empathy Heart Quotes Images Love People Philosopher Quotes Reality Societal Thinking Sociology Spiritual Wisdom Substance Supercial Talent Value Wisdom
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

198. “Love begets wisdom, thus it is, as often misconceived, more than vain layers of tenderness; it is inherently rational and comprehensive of the problem within the problem: for instance, envy is one of the most excused sins in the media of political correctness. Those you find most attractive, or seem to have it all, are often some of the most insecure at heart, and that is because people assume that they do not need anything but defamation.”

Tags : Appearance Attractiveness Compassion Comprehensive Defamation Discernment Envy Insecure Love Media Political Correctness Problem Solving Problems Rational Understanding Wisdom
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

199. “Christ delves far beyond the means of superficiality, not simply because of his immaculate love, but also because he considers the distinct cases of each individual rather than withholding a broadened perception by use of stereotypes.”

Tags : Broad Christ Compassion Consideration Discernment Distinction God Individual Individuality Love Perception Stereotypes Superficiality
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Salomé: In Every Inch In Every Mile

200. “Accept where you are, accept what you have, accept who you are ~ do what you can with all of that and let it be enough.”

Tags : Accept Acceptance Appreciate Awareness Be Kind Cleanse Compassion Courage Encouragement Free Your Mind Freedom Gentleness Growth Guidance Kindness Knowlegdge Lightworker Master Your Mind Mindful Mindful Quotes Renew Self Compassion Self Love Wisdom Wise
Author : Nikki Rowe