Compassion Quotes and Sayings

The frequency of death in a pandemic numbs compassion.
Boghos L. Artinian

Fear, hatred, and suspicion narrow your mind- compassion opens it.
Dalai Lama

I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Lao Tzu

Because of your difficult experience, you will become stronger, wiser and more compassionate toward those having a hard time.
– Haemin Sunim

We live in a world where we don’t see the ramifications of what we do to others because we don’t live with them. It would be a whole lot harder for an investment banker to rip off people with subprime mortgages if he actually had to live with the people he was ripping off. If we could see one another’s pain and empathize with one another, it would never be worth it to us to commit the crimes in the first place.
Trevor Noah

If you want to be miserable focus on yourself. If you want to be happy focus on others.
Shane Parrish

Faith without wisdom and knowledge could produce bigots completely lacking in compassion and tolerance.
Imran Khan

World is full of nice people,if u cannot find one be one !
Chetan Bhagat

Surround yourself with people who make you happy. People who make you laugh, who help you when you’re in need. People who genuinely care. They are the ones worth keeping in your life. Everyone else is just passing through.
Karl Marx

It’s nice to be important, but it’s much more important to be nice.
Aishwarya Rai

I find myself born into this particular position. I’m determined to make the most of it. And to do whatever I can to help. And I hope I leave things behind a little bit better than I found them.
Prince Charles

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.
William Faulkner

Strong compassion with impossibility of action is an agonizing situation.
Boghos L. Artinian

It is in sickness that we most feel the need of that sympathy which shows how much we are dependent upon one another for our comfort, and even necessities. Thus disease, opening our eyes to the realities of life, is an indirect blessing.
– Hosea Ballou

I have always felt that the way we treat animals is a pretty good indicator of the compassion we are capable of for the human race.
– Ali McGraw

Worry is an addiction that interferes with compassion.

If you can teach your child to be compassionate and to be ethical, you will be the greatest teacher!
Mehmet Murat ildan

Compassion is the chief law of human existence.
Fyodor Dostoyevsky

If we cultivate compassion for those who have hurt us, we have the possibility of overcoming our anger,pain, and fear. Compassion is a great medicine.
Goldie Hawn

I know it’s too late and too much to ask for peace on earth, but we can we at least start with compassion?

I do not ask the wounded person how he feels, I myself become the wounded person.
Walt Whitman

Compassion is a verb.
Thich Nhat Hanh

It is lack of love for ourselves that inhibits our compassion toward others. If we make friends with ourselves, then there is no obstacle to opening our hearts and minds to others.

Compassion naturally creates a positive atmosphere, and as a result you feel peaceful and content.
Dalai Lama

If compassion was the motivating factor behind all of our decisions, would our world not be a completely different place?
– Sheryl Crow

A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feeling as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
Albert Einstein

Give freely to the world these gifts of love and compassion. Do not concern yourself with how much you receive in return, just know in your heart it will be returned.
Steve Maraboli

As we work to create light for others, we naturally light our own way.
– Mary Anne Radmacher

An attitude of compassion does not mean looking down on someone, pitying them in their misery. Compassion is based on respect. We discuss life as equals, learn from each other and strive together to improve our lives.

We do not need guns and bombs to bring peace, we need love and compassion.
Mother Teresa

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