Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate a little kindness and compassion.
Submitted by jadenoysy about 1 year ago
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In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision.
Submitted by y3teacher about 3 years ago
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe
The more you are motivated by Love,
The more Fearless & Free your action will be.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
“Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively.”
Submitted by marsonsophia over 3 years ago
“Our prime purpose in life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.”
Submitted by ampraus about 4 years ago
You can relate to them because you are still a human being, within the human community. You share that bond. And that human bond is enough to give rise to a sense of worth and dignity. That bond can become a source of consolation in the vent that you lose everything else.
Submitted by zzravizz about 4 years ago
If you think you are too small to make a difference try sleeping with a mosquito.
Submitted by rnavaneethan over 5 years ago
There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.
Submitted by moon-flower over 5 years ago
We can deny everything, except that we have the possibility of being better.
Submitted by albaberry about 6 years ago
It is important that when pursing our own self-interest we should be “wise selfish” and not “foolish selfish”. Being foolish selfish means pursuing our own interests in a narrow, shortsighted way. Being wise selfish means taking a broader view and recognizing that our own long-term individual interest lies in the welfare of everyone. Being wise selfish means being compassionate.
Submitted by takshimada over 6 years ago
Under certain circumstances, you may need to take steps to counteract someone else's wrongdoing, but it's better to do so without anger. That will be more effective, because when your mind is overwhelmed by a disturbing emotion like anger, the action you take may not be appropriate.
Submitted by roderickordonez over 6 years ago
“With the realization of ones own potential and self-confidence in ones ability, one can build a better world. According to my own experience, self-confidence is very important. That sort of confidence is not a blind one; it is an awareness of ones own potential. On that basis, human beings can transform themselves by increasing the good qualities and reducing the negative qualities.”
Submitted by sxsw over 6 years ago
Love, compassion and concern for others are real sources of happiness. If you have these in abundance, you will not be disturbed even by the most uncomfortable circumstances. If you nurse hatred, however, you will not be happy even in the lap of luxury. Thus, if we really want happiness, we must widen the sphere of love. This is both religious thinking and basic common sense.
Submitted by takshimada about 7 years ago