203 Total Quotes

Compassion Quotes

Princess Diana, ,
Nothing brings me more happiness than trying to help the most vulnerable people in society. It is a goal and an essential part of my life - a kind of destiny. Whoever is in distress can call on me. I will come running wherever they are.
Princess Diana, ,
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Dalai Lama
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Dalai Lama
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Bobby Schindler
I think society . . . has been confused over what compassion is. We're here to love and take care of these people and not kill them,
Bobby Schindler
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Albert Schweitzer
The purpose of human life is to serve and to show compassion and the will to help others.
Albert Schweitzer
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Teresa Calcutta
We cannot all do great things, but we can do small things with great love.
Teresa Calcutta
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Carlos Mencia
I have little compassion for people in trailer parks who refuse tomove after getting tornado warnings. How hard is it for them torelocate? Their house have wheels.
Carlos Mencia
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Martin Luther King, Jr.
Nonviolence means avoiding not only external physical violence but also internal violence of spirit. You not only refuse to shoot a man, but you refuse to hate him.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others, whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.
Abraham Heschel
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Marianne Williamson
May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today, but rather to thoughts of mercy and compassion. . . . We are to love our enemies that they might be returned to their right minds.
Marianne Williamson
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Dalai Lama
For those who may not find happiness to exercise religious faith, it's okay to remain a radical atheist, it's absolutely an individual right, but the important thing is with a compassionate heart -- then no problem.
Dalai Lama
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Hubert Humphrey
Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.
Hubert Humphrey
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Lao Tzu
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Lao Tzu
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Albert Einstein
A person experiences life as something separated from the rest - a kind of optical delusion of consciousness. Our task must be to free ourselves from this self-imposed prison, and through compassion, to find the reality of Oneness.
Albert Einstein
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Dalai Lama
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
Dalai Lama
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Our spirit is to be considerate and have compassion for people. It's a social responsibility.
Alan Wong
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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.
Anthony Mello
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Albert Schweitzer
Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace.
Albert Schweitzer
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William Cowper
Man may dismiss compassion from his heart, but God never will
William Cowper
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Sathya Baba
Look at the world with the vision of peace, love, and compassion. Then the whole world will appear loving and peaceful.
Sathya Baba
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Henry Ward Beecher
Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation.
Henry Ward Beecher
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Righteous is the one who was able to demonstrate compassion in face of human suffering.
Aleksander Kaasniewski
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For one whose heart melts with compassion for all creatures; what is the necessity of knowledge, liberation, matted hair on the head, and smearing the body with ashes.
Chanakya
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Meanwhile, it seems, the world is suffering from compassion fatigue,
Salman Rushdie
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his compassion for the world's dispossessed is well-known. This contribution will help to ease their (Afghan's) suffering.
Ruud Lubbers
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Khalil Gibran
The chemist who can extract from his heart's elements compassion, respect, longing, patience, regret, surprise, and forgiveness and compound them into one can create that atom which is called love.
Khalil Gibran
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Erma Bombeck
It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.
Erma Bombeck
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Friendship flourishes at the fountain of forgiveness.
William Ward
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Tenzin Gyatso
Compassion and love is the source of external and internal peace and is also the root of racial survival.
Tenzin Gyatso
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But my experience is that people who have been through painful, difficult times are filled with compassion.
Amy Grant
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Self-pity comes so naturally to all of us. The most solid happiness can be shaken by the compassion of a fool.
Andre Maurois
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