Compassion and Connection

Compassion and Connection

“At the end of the day, love and compassion will win.” — Terry Waite

“Be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.” — Maya Angelou

“Compassion brings us to a stop, and for a moment we rise above ourselves.” — Mason Cooley

“Compassion is a two way street.” — Frank Capra

“Compassion will cure more sins than condemnation.” — Henry Ward Beecher

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

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” — Maya Angelou

“It is easy enough to be friendly to one’s friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.” – Gandhi

“Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.” — Dalai Lama

“Make no judgments where you have no compassion.” – Anne McCaffrey

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style” — Maya Angelou

“Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty.” — Albert Einstein

“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.” — Helen Keller

“The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.” — Maya Angelou

“The dew of compassion is a tear.” — Lord Byron

“The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.” — Maya Angelou

“The greatest good we can do for others is not just to share our riches with them, but to reveal theirs.” — Zig Ziglar

“The less you open your heart to others, the more your heart suffers.” — Deepak Chopra

“The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.” — G.K. Chesterton

“When there’s that forgiveness present and compassion, it just helps you live so much easier.” — Craig T. Nelson

“Wisdom, compassion, and courage are the three universally recognized moral qualities of men.” — Confucius