Archive for the 'Compassion Quotes' Category

“You will find as you…” Henry Drummond

“You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have truly lived are the moments when you have done things in the spirit of love.” Henry Drummond

“I have often depended on…” Adrienne E. Gusoff

“I have often depended on the blindness of strangers.” Adrienne E. Gusoff

“When a deep hurt is…” Alan Paton

“When a deep hurt is done to us, we never recover until we forgive.” Alan Paton

“To forgive is to set…” Anonymous

“To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover the prisoner was you.” Anonymous

“Never look down on…” Jesse Jackson

“Never look down on a person unless you are helping him up.” Jesse Jackson

“I see God in…” Mother Teresa

“I see God in every human being. When I wash the leper’s wounds, I feel I am nursing the Lord himself.”   – Mother Teresa

“I try to treat whomever I meet…” Dalai Lama

“I try to treat whomever I meet as an old friend. This gives me a genuine feeling of happiness. It is the practice of compassion.”   – Dalai Lama

“We should devote our most serious efforts…” Dalai Lama

“We should devote our most serious efforts to bringing about mental peace. From my own limited experience, I have found that the greatest degree of inner tranquillity comes from the development of love and compassion.”   – Dalai Lama

“The key to a happier world…” Dalai Lama

“The key to a happier world is the growth of compassion. We do not need to become religious, nor do we need to believe in an ideology. All that is necessary is for each of us to develop our good human qualities.”   – Dalai Lama

“In Tibet we say that…” Dalai Lama

“In Tibet we say that many illnesses can be cured by the one medicine of love and compassion. These qualities are the ultimate source of human happiness, and our need for them lies at the very core of our being.”   – Dalai Lama