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Compassion Quotes Page 3

Milan Kundera
There is nothing heavier than compassion. Not even one's own pain weighs so heavy as the pain one feels for someone, for someone, pain intensified by the imagination and prolonged by a hundred echos.
Milan Kundera
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The war in Iraq has as much to do with terrorism as the administration has to do with compassion.
Julian Bond
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Granth Sahib
Wind and water have patience and tolerance; the earth has compassion and forgiveness
Granth Sahib
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Out of compassion I destroy the darkness of their ignorance. From within them I light the lamp of wisdom and dispel all darkness from their lives.
Bhagavad Gita
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Human it is to have compassion on the unhappy
Giovanni Boccaccio
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Compassion is sometimes the fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else's skin. It is the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too.
Frederick Buechner
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there was a perception created of incompetence, some even said callousness and he needs to replace it with compassion.
Tim Russert
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We can choose between the future and the past, between reason and ignorance, between true compassion and mere ideology.
Ron Reagan
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By compassion we make others' misery our own, and so, by relieving them, we relieve ourselves also
Thomas Browne
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I want you to know that I have no compassion for you now. I hope the image of Amy haunts you forever,
Tom Yates
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It is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception and compassion and hope.
Ursula LeGuin
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Muhammad Ali
I have not lost [Allah's] hope in us to show compassion where none exists and to extend mercy in the most difficult of circumstances. We as Muslims must lead by example.
Muhammad Ali
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I have, I hope, a lot of compassion. I am certainly not an atheist. Maybe I am somewhere hovering between an agonistic and a believer.
Julian Gardner
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To those who read my book, I hope to share the power of hope and compassion and the tremendous strength and peace that can be found in faith.
Erin Hulshizer
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I know the compassion that these people have. But from listening here tonight the main issues I hear are quantity. But I'm most concerned about quality. This ordinance is not intended to go after people like you. This is intended for people not following the rules.
Ward Ald
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Albert Schweitzer
The human spirit is not dead. It lives on in secret... It has come to believed that compassion, in which all ethics must take root, can only attain its full breadth and depth if it embraces all living creatures and does not limit itself to mankind.-
Albert Schweitzer
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Worse than idle is compassion if it ends in tears and sighs
William Wordsworth
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It's a work of collective passion, a serious meditation on what happened, and carries within a compassion that heals.
Oliver Stone
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It's obvious that our first reaction was of solidarity and compassion,
William Gaillard
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Jacques Chirac
I would like to express to the victims, their families, every compassion and solidarity, every esteem and all the sadness which I express on behalf of all French people, I am sure,
Jacques Chirac
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Jacques Chirac
I would like to express to all Londoners, to all of the British people, the solidarity, the compassion and the friendship of France and the French people. [on London terrorist attacks, 7th July 2005]
Jacques Chirac
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I think everybody feels a little bit of compassion, that wants to help out in some way and this is our kids'‚ way of wanting to do it. The kids really initiated everything.
David Burton
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George W. Bush
I want to thank my friend T. D. Jakes for rallying the armies of compassion to help somebody like the mayor,
George W. Bush
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epitomized hard work, dedication and perseverance, and more importantly compassion, kindness and selflessness.
David Stern
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He was tremendously insightful. He had a lot of passion and compassion in his profession.
David Swanson
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Vince Lombardi
I've been accused of lacking compassion. But that just shows I'm not without compassion.
Vince Lombardi
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Get it into your head once and for all, my simple and very fainthearted fellow, that what fools call humanness is nothing but a weakness born of fear and egoism; that this chimerical virtue, enslaving only weak men, is unknown to those whose character is formed by stoicism, courage, and philosophy.
Marquis De Sade
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It's easy to practice checkbook compassion.
Brian Riedl
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Tenzin Gyatso
One of the secrets of inner peace is the practice of compassion.
Tenzin Gyatso
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How can he practice true compassion Who eats the flesh of an animal to fatten his own flesh?
The Tirukural
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