Quotes about Compassion

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Quotes on Compassion

 If you want others to be happy, practice compassion.
If you want to be happy, practice compassion.

HH the Dalai Lama:


I would rather feel compassion than know the meaning of it.

Thomas Aquinas:


   The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction,
is the first and only object of good government.

Thomas Jefferson:


Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people.
A nation does not have to be cruel to be tough.

Franklin D. Roosevelt:


Our task must be to free ourselves . . .
by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures
and the whole of nature and its beauty.

Albert Einstein


A single God – touch
From God’s Compassion – Height
Can transform man’s unimaginable
And countless weaknesses
Into God’s own infinite,
Immortal and omnipotent Power.

Sri Chinmoy


God’s Compassion – Eye gives us
Not only one Chance
But countless chances
To change our wrong directions

Sri Chinmoy

Photo by: Phoolanjaya Sri Chinmoy Centre galleries

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