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Daniel Goleman

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

Paul Ferrini Quote

“You demonstrate love by giving it unconditionally to yourself.
And as you do, you attract others into your life who are able to love you without conditions.”

George Eliot

“Animals are such agreeable friends―they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.”

John Wesley

“Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

George Washington Carver

“How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.”

Simone Weil

“Compassion directed toward oneself is true humility.”

Gwen Ifill

“Change comes from listening, learning, caring and conversation.”

William Faulkner

“Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world…would do this, it would change the earth.”

Howard Zinn

“To be hopefull in bad times is not just foolishly romantic. It is based on the fact that human history is a history not only of cruelty, but also of compassion, sacrifice, courage, kindness. What we choose to emphasize in this complex history will determine our lives.”

Gautama Buddha

“Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion.”