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Quotes About Compassion

"The practice of compassion is like a remedy for ruinous overemphasis on your self." - His Holiness the Dalai Lama

"Compassion is a priceless jewel." - His Holiness the Dalai Lama

"When you practice compassion for the sake of all living beings - including animals - then that same degree of limitless merit will accrue to you." - His Holiness the Dalai Lama

"The hardhearted person lacks the capacity for genuine compassion. He is unmoved by the pains and afflictions of his brothers. He passes unfortunate men every day, but he never really sees t hem. He gives dollars to a worthwhile charity, but he gives not of his spirit." - Martin Luther King Jr

"The ultimate purpose of compassionate values is to serve and benefit the world." - His Holiness the Dalai Lama

"The sole source of peace within you, in the family, the country, and the world, is altruism - love and compassion." - His Holiness the Dalai Lama

"Understanding suffering always brings compassion." - Thich Nhat Hanh