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Picture quote by Douglas MacArthur about leader

A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. ⏤ Douglas MacArthur


Picture quote about compassion

Everything you need, you courage, strength, compassion and love; everything you need is already within you.


Picture quote by Buddha about compassion

Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion. ⏤ Buddha


Picture quote by Sayings about fortune

If you are more fortunate than others, it is better to build a longer table than a taller fence. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Rumi about kindness

When we practice loving kindness and compassion we are the first ones to profit. ⏤ Rumi


Picture quote by Dalai Lama about compassion

Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength. ⏤ Dalai Lama


Picture quote by Buddha about compassion

If you compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete. ⏤ Buddha


Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about quality

Tolerance and compassion are qualities of fearless people. ⏤ Paulo Coelho


Picture quote by Thich Nhat Hanh about compassion

Compassion is a verb. ⏤ Thich Nhat Hanh


Picture quote by Sayings about help

Help people, even when you know they can't help you back. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Sayings about courage

Everything you need, your courage, strength, compassion and love; everything you need is already within you. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Dalai Lama about compassion

Compassion is the wish to see other free from suffering. ⏤ Dalai Lama


Picture quote about help

Be there for others, but never leave yourself behind.


Picture quote by Thich Nhat Hanh about attitude

When you look deeply into your anger, you will see that the person you call your enemy is also suffering. As soon as you see that, the capacity for accepting and having compassion for them is there. ⏤ Thich Nhat Hanh


Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about kindness

A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal. ⏤ Steve Maraboli


Picture quote by Sayings about attitutde

Try to embrace a compassionate attitude towards others. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Sayings about help

We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone. ⏤ Sayings


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Your life will become better by making other lives better. It is not about you.

Will Smith, actor

Tolerance and compassion are qualities of fearless people.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.

Immanuel Kant, philosopher

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.

Plato, philosopher

The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.

John Green,

We can choose between the future and the past, between reason and ignorance, between true compassion and mere ideology.

Ron Reagan, journalist

I am certain that the Lord, who notes the fall of a sparrow, looks with compassion upon those who have been called upon to part, even temporarily, from their precious children.

Thomas S. Monson, clergyman

This is my letter to the world That never wrote to me

Emily Dickinson, poet

Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.

Hubert H. Humphrey, politician

All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.

Dalai Lama, leader

It is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception and compassion and hope.

Ursula K. Le Guin, writer

Compassion, in which all ethics must take root, can only attain its full breadth and depth if it embraces all living creatures and does not limit itself to mankind.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.

Erma Bombeck, humorist

Deserves it! I daresay he does. Many that live deserve death. And some that die deserve life. Can you give it to them? Then do not be too eager to deal out death in judgement. For even the very wise cannot see all ends.

J. R. R. Tolkien, novelist

I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.

Desmond Tutu, cleric

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, physicist

Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion.

Dalai Lama, leader

I admire the fact that the central core of Buddhist teaching involves mindfulness and loving kindness and compassion.

Ron Reagan, journalist

I'm no expert standing at a podium giving speeches. I share heartbeats. Compassion.

Elizabeth Berkley, actress

Children, even infants, are capable of sympathy. But only after adolescence are we capable of compassion.

Louise J. Kaplan,

Compassion is the basis of morality.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

But my experience is that people who have been through painful, difficult times are filled with compassion.

Amy Grant, musician

It is a great consolation for me to remember that the Lord, to whom I had drawn near in humble and child-like faith, has suffered and died for me, and that He will look on me in love and compassion.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, musician

You desire that which exceeds my humble powers, but I trust in the compassion and mercy of the All-powerful God.

Saint Stephen, saint

I think it's really important that the people who are going to make decisions for other people have fair, truthful and compassionate regard for all people, not just some people.

Sharon Stone, actress

I lost my sense of trust, honesty and compassion. I crashed down and became what I consider an emotional mess. I've never been so miserable in my whole life. I just wanted to go to bed and never get up.

Shania Twain, musician

Make no judgements where you have no compassion.

Anne Mccaffrey, author

Compassion alone stands apart from the continuous traffic between good and evil proceeding within us.

Eric Hoffer, writer

These things will destroy the human race: politics without principle, progress without compassion, wealth without work, learning without silence, religion without fearlessness and worship without awareness.

Anthony De Mello,

When one has love for God, one doesn't feel any physical attraction to wife, children, relatives and friends. One retains only compassion for them.

Ramakrishna, leader

Some major writers have a huge impact, like Ayn Rand, who to my mind is a lousy fiction writer because her writing has no compassion and virtually no humor. She has a philosophical and economical message that she is passing off as fiction, but it really isn't fiction at all.

Theodore Sturgeon, writer

Compassion is not a popular virtue.

Karen Armstrong, writer

Those who are compassionate when they should be tough will be tough when they should be compassionate.

Dennis Prager, journalist

There is nothing heavier than compassion. Not even one's own pain weighs so heavy as the pain one feels for someone, for someone, pain intensified by the imagination and prolonged by a hundred echos.

Milan Kundera, writer

Our highly qualified teachers not only work hard, but they care about each and every student that enters their classroom. I thank you, Montana teachers, for your sense of duty and compassion to our precious future generation.

Conrad Burns, politician

Since its inception, our Nation has stood on the foundations of compassion and justice.

Mike DeWine, politician

I look at the Samurai because they were the artists of their time. What I think struck me when I read Bushido is compassion. 'If there's no one there to help, go out and find someone to help.' That hit me, because I try to lead my life like that.

Tom Cruise, actor

Something called 'the Oklahoma Standard' became known throughout the world. It means resilience in the face of adversity. It means a strength and compassion that will not be defeated.

Brad Henry, politician

What unites Oklahomans today is what has always united us: Our unshakable faith. Our love of family and compassion for others. The unlimited promise of a hopeful future.

Brad Henry, politician

Righteous is the one who was able to demonstrate compassion in face of human suffering.

Aleksander Kwasniewski, politician

Few things are so deadly as a misguided sense of compassion.

Charles Colson, lawyer

For me, forgiveness and compassion are always linked: how do we hold people accountable for wrongdoing and yet at the same time remain in touch with their humanity enough to believe in their capacity to be transformed?

Bell Hooks, critic

Before I was humiliated I was like a stone that lies in deep mud, and he who is mighty came and in his compassion raised me up and exalted me very high and placed me on the top of the wall.

Saint Patrick, saint

We obviously need more love in the world. And we obviously need more compassion and understanding. Our leaders need to really address these issues properly now.

Dave Davies, musician

Compassion is contempt with a human face.

John McCarthy, politician

Waking up is not a selfish pursuit of happiness, it is a revolutionary stance, from the inside out, for the benefit of all beings in existence.

Noah Levine,

I don't want to live in the kind of world where we don't look out for each other. Not just the people that are close to us, but anybody who needs a helping hand. I cant change the way anybody else thinks, or what they choose to do, but I can do my bit.

Charles de Lint, writer

I have no idea what's awaiting me, or what will happen when this all ends. For the moment I know this: there are sick people and they need curing.

Albert Camus, philosopher

Human it is to have compassion on the unhappy.

Giovanni Boccaccio, author

I think one of the best words in the English language is compassion. I think it holds everything. It holds love, it holds care... and if everybody just did something. We all make a difference.

Michael Crawford, actor

I'm a compassionate conservative.

John Engler, politician

Competition is such a virtue, and everybody's so busy competing, they have no time for compassion.

Major Owens, politician

The super power that I would choose would be compassion. Because that's what I think it takes to make it through life-an understanding, a give and take. It saves an awful lot of resentment.

Craig T. Nelson, actor

When there's that forgiveness present and compassion, it just helps you live so much easier.

Craig T. Nelson, actor

We are a Nation of peace and compassion, yet these people have and will devote every fiber of their beings to the destruction of Americans and our Country.

Charles Foster Bass, politician

The law has no compassion. And justice is administered without compassion.

Christopher Darden, lawyer

Happiness and peace will come to earth only as the light of love and human compassion enter the souls of men.

David O. Mckay, clergyman

I don't think, there's no possible way for me, anyway, to play a character that I haven't found some sort of sublime compassion for and I related to Deborah on a way that almost, initially, almost in a way maybe someone in the audience might.

Tea Leoni, actress

They weren't impatient for the boys to turn into cartoons again. They awarded sympathy, gave compassion. Because deep down they had found parts of themselves in the characters. You said it George.

Audrey Meadows, actress

Lincoln did more than any other man to put the stamp of righteousness, to put the stamp of compassion, on the name of America.

Henry Cabot Lodge, politician

It must have been so impossible to think about it and dare to do that, so they feel compassionate for her. I don't think the movie would work otherwise.

Diane Kruger, model

In times such as these, people should recognize that evil knows no borders, knows no limits and knows no compassion. Those around the globe that value freedom must continue to persevere even in the darkest of times.

Michael Burgess, celebrity

You have to take strength from the people that love you and the people that love Barbara and the huge number of expressions of sympathy and compassion and support. That has been extremely moving.

Ted Olson, politician

The Minnesota spirit of compassion and help for people in need has moved countless Minnesotans to step forward to provide relief for the survivors of Hurricane Katrina.

Jim Ramstad, politician

Public emergencies may require the hand of severity to fall heavily on those who are not personally guilty, but compassion prompts, and ever urges to milder methods.

Mercy Otis Warren, playwright

More by example than by word, my father taught me logical reasoning, compassion, love of others, honesty, and discipline applied with understanding.

Paul D. Boyer, scientist

May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today, but rather to thoughts of mercy and compassion. We are to love our enemies that they might be returned to their right minds.

Marianne Williamson, author

I realized a while back that I have an innate ability to be compassionate, and I saw that the strength of compassion is something that healers have and healers use.'

Ricky Williams, athlete

You can do and use the skills that you have. The schools need you. The teachers need you. Students and parents need you. They need your actual person: your physical personhood and your open minds and open ears and boundless compassion, sitting next to them, listening and nodding and asking questions for hours at a time.

Dave Eggers, writer

Animals, they are one of the most beautiful gifts we have and, you know, if there are people that have compassion, there are very few people that put their money into animal rescue organizations. And if there is someone that has that passion, animals need all the help they can get.

Alyssa Milano, actress

Computers are magnificent tools for the realization of our dreams, but no machine can replace the human spark of spirit, compassion, love, and understanding.

Louis Gerstner, businessman

The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

Today we affirm a new commitment to live out our nation's promise through civility, courage, compassion and character.

George W. Bush, president

Without suffering, there'd be no compassion.

Nicholas Sparks, author

We need more kindness, more compassion, more joy, more laughter. I definitely want to contribute to that.

Ellen DeGeneres, comedian

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to honor the greatest champion of racial equality who taught a nation - through compassion and courage - about democracy, nonviolence and racial justice.

Mark Pryor, politician

Compassion is a two way street.

Frank Capra, director

Certainly it is wrong to be cruel to animals and the destruction of a whole species can be a great evil. The capacity for feelings of pleasure and pain and for the form of life of which animals are capable clearly impose duties of compassion and humanity in their case.

John Rawls, educator

Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

It is the job of thinking people not to be on the side of the executioners.

Albert Camus, philosopher

True compassion is more than flinging a coin to a beggar; it comes to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

My wife is the most awesome person in the universe. She's made this experience much less miserable for me, with her compassion, patience and understanding.

Wil Wheaton, actor

Pope John Paul, a man of peace and compassion, was one of the most revered leaders of our time.

Bill Williams, celebrity

What President Bush has done speaks more than words about his feeling of compassion and commitment to people.

Thad Cochran, politician

I can't stomach the thought that we are passing down to the next generation a country that is less viable, less good, less competitive, less compassionate than the one we got.

Jon Huntsman, Jr., politician

My mother's love has always been a sustaining force for our family, and one of my greatest joys is seeing her integrity, her compassion, her intelligence reflected in my daughters.

Michelle Obama, first lady

I believe in the power of intention to change the landscape of our society - and it is my intention to live an authentic life of compassion and integrity and action. Jamey Rodemeyer's life changed mine.

Zachary Quinto, actor

It is my intention to live an authentic life of compassion and integrity and action.

Zachary Quinto, actor

When you have kids, you see life through different eyes. You feel love more deeply and are maybe a little more compassionate. It's inevitable that that would make its way into your songwriting.

Dave Grohl, musician

But I think what Liam said just kind of hit it spot on, that the people in the capital are brainwashed and such a disconnect with what's actually happening. They don't realize what if it was their kids that were being put into the games? They just don't have the mindset to have that kind of compassion for people.

Josh Hutcherson, actor

I became a vegetarian out of compassion for animals and to live as healthy as possible. I realized soon after that I was truly concerned with nonviolent consumption and my own health, a vegan diet was the best decision.

Davey Havok, musician

I would say I have compassion.

Kim Delaney, actress

A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at one time, at all times, who suffers harm done to others, whose greatest passion is compassion, whose greatest strength is love and defiance of despair.

Abraham Joshua Heschel, educator

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.

Dalai Lama, leader

For me music is a vehicle to bring our pain to the surface, getting it back to that humble and tender spot where, with luck, it can lose its anger and become compassion again.

Paula Cole, musician

No, you're not allowed to be bossy when you're married. You have to learn compromise, and compassion and patience.

Star Jones, entertainer

Rather like Batman, I embody the themes of the movie which are the values of family, courage and compassion and a sense of right and wrong, good and bad and justice.

Gary Oldman, actor

I can do no other than be reverent before everything that is called life. I can do no other than to have compassion for all that is called life. That is the beginning and the foundation of all ethics.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

To see those babies with no food for three of four days, old people sitting in the hot sun, when you see these poor people, you cannot help but being compassionate or affected.

Geraldo Rivera, journalist

In the end, though, maybe we must all give up trying to pay back the people in this world who sustain our lives. In the end, maybe it's wiser to surrender before the miraculous scope of human generosity and to just keep saying thank you, forever and sincerely, for as long as we have voices.

Elizabeth Gilbert, novelist

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