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6 Priceless Quotes That Define Compassion

If you’ve been following this site for a while, you’ve probably noticed that I like quotes, especially inspiring and profound quotes about empathy and compassion!

(And,  I hope you enjoy browsing through the quotes I’ve found to share, too.)

Compassion Quotes

6 Priceless Quotes That Define Compassion

“Our human compassion binds us the one to the other – not in pity or patronizingly, but as human beings who have learnt how to turn our common suffering into hope for the future.”  – Nelson Mandela

“For a lot of people, Superman is and has always been America’s hero. He stands for what we believe is the best within us: limitless strength tempered by compassion, that can bear adversity and emerge stronger on the other side. He stands for what we all feel we would like to be able to stand for, when standing is hardest.”  J. Michael Sraczynski

“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 greatness of a man is measured by the way he treats the little man. Compassion for the weak is a sign of greatness.”  – Myles Munroe

“I do not think I am successful just because I have money. I’m successful because I love who I am and I have no regrets, and I’m successful because I have a great heart and I have compassion and I care and I would be happy with or without money.”  – Suze Orman

“True compassion means not only feeling another’s pain but also being moved to help relieve it.”  – Daniel Goleman

I hope you enjoyed these compassion quotes, and if you have any quotes about compassion you would like to share, you are welcome to jump in and add them to the comments below.

5 Beautiful Compassion Quotes

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Empathy and compassion help to make the world a better place when put into practice, so I wanted to share these five beautiful quotes about compassion – for inspiration and share a bit of peace and comfort with you.

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Compassion Quotes

Compassion Quote # 1

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

Compassion Quote # 2

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

Compassion Quote # 3

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

Compassion Quote # 4

“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

Compassion Quote # 5

“It’s hard to practice compassion when we’re struggling with our authenticity or when our own worthiness is off-balance.” – Brene Brown

Do you have a favorite quote about compassion that isn’t listed here? If you do, it would be so great if you would take a moment and share it with everyone.

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