Goodbyes are only for those who love with their eyes. Because for those who love with heart and soul there is no such thing as separation.— Rumi
Revolutionary Inspirational Sympathy quotations
I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
Hurt people hurt people. That's how pain patterns gets passed on, generation after generation after generation. Break the chain today. Meet anger with sympathy, contempt with compassion, cruelty with kindness. Greet grimaces with smiles. Forgive and forget about finding fault. Love is the weapon of the future.
Self-actualizing people have a deep feeling of identification, sympathy, and affection for human beings in general. They feel kinship and connection, as if all people were members of a single family.
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
There is no reconciliation until you recognize the dignity of the other, until you see their view- you have to enter into the pain of the people. You've got to feel their need.
Our culture has accepted two huge lies.
The first is that if you disagree with someone’s lifestyle, you must fear or hate them. The second is that to love someone means you agree with everything they believe or do. Both are nonsense. You don’t have to compromise convictions to be compassionate.
I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death.
They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories. We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love.
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.
The guardian angels of life sometimes fly so high as to be beyond our sight, but they are always looking down upon us.
By peace we mean the capacity to transform conflicts with empathy, without violence, and creatively- a never-ending process
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
There is a sacredness in tears. They are not the mark of weakness, but of power.
All around you are people whose lives are filled with trouble and sorrow, and they need your compassion and encouragement.
Earth has no sorrow that heaven cannot heal.
You have the power to say - This is not how my story will end.
Faith, sympathy - fiery faith and fiery sympathy! Life is nothing, death is nothing, hunger nothing, cold nothing. Glory unto the Lord - march on, the Lord is our General. Do not look back to see who falls - forward - onward! Thus and thus we shall go on, brethren. One falls, and another takes up the work
Life is eternal; and love is immortal; and death is only a horizon; and a horizon is nothing save the limit of our sight.
Sympathy is no substitute for action.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important.
For some moments in life there are no words.
He has not truly lived who has not lived for others, in sympathy and in harmony with his fellows.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained.
It is the product of Faith, Strength, Energy, Will, Sympathy, Justice, Imagination, and the triumph of principle. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.
To have been loved so deeply, even though the person who loved us is gone, will give us some protection forever.
The best cure for worry, depression, melancholy, brooding, is to go deliberately forth and try to lift with one's sympathy the gloom of somebody else.
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
Poetry is for me Eucharistic. You take someone else's suffering into your body, their passion comes into your body, and in doing that you commune, you take communion, you make a community with others.
Life and death are one thread, the same line viewed from different sides.
Wherever you are you will always be in my heart.
Don't let the past steal your present. Your past has not defined, deterred or defeated you. It has only strengthened who you are today.
When you are sorrowful, look again.
Be Somebody who makes Everybody feel like a Somebody.
Oh heart, if one should say to you that the soul perishes like the body, answer that the flower withers, but the seed remains.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
What is lovely never dies, but passes into other loveliness, Star-dust, or sea-foam, flower or winged air.
We give of ourselves when we give gifts of the heart: love, kindness, joy, understanding, sympathy, tolerance, forgiveness. . .
Compassion is a living, breathing, organic emotion that vibrates through you and links you to those around you.
The pain will leave once it has finished teaching you.
Those we love don't go away, they sit beside us every day.
Our children do not need a makeover, they just need to be understood.
If you understand their emotional needs now, you can save them a lifetime of searching for what they never had as a child.
Besides love and sympathy, animals exhibit other qualities connected with the social instincts which in us would be called moral.
In spite of language, in spite of intelligence and intuition and sympathy, one can never really communicate anything to anybody. The essential substance of every thought and feeling remains incommunicable, locked up in the impenetrable strong-room of the individual soul and body. Our life is a sentence of perpetual solitary confinement.
Indifference towards those in need is not acceptable for a Christian.