What does it mean to have compassion? It is about showing others that we truly care. Calling a friend who is sick or helping an elderly crossing the road. Compassion is having the courage to take the time for a hug and a thank you. What is it for You?
We have gathered the best quotes on compassion to help you find the answer.
“Love and compassion are necessities,not luxuries without them humanity cannot survive.” Dalai Lama
“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy practice compassion.”
Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.” Dalai Lama
Compassion is about giving all the love you have. Cheryl Strayed
“Use your voice for voice for kindness, your ears for compassion, your hands for charity, your mind for truth, and your heart for love.” Anonymous
“Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.” Confucius
“We are each made for goodness, love and compassion. Our lives are transformed as much as the world is when we live with these truths”. Desmond Tutu
“Compassion is to look beyond your own pain, to see the pain of others”. Yasmin Mogahed
“If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete”. Buddha
“A kind gesture can reach a wound, only compassion can heal.”
“We don’t need guns and bombs to bring peace. We need love and compassion”. Mother Teresa