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Each of us in our own way can try to spread compassion into people’s hearts. Western civilizations these days place great importance on filling the human 'brain' with knowledge, but no one seems to care about filling the human 'heart' with compassion. This is what the real role of religion is. (Quote by - Dalai Lama)

By compassion we make others' misery our own, and so, by relieving them, we relieve ourselves also. (Quote by - Thomas Browne Sr.)

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive. (Quote by - Dalai Lama)

We as Americans are completely obsessed and wrapped up in a lot of the wrong values -- looking good, having cash in the bank, being perceived as rich, famous and successful or just being famous, .. It's the most superficial part of the American dream and who would know better than me? The only thing that's going to bring you happiness is love and how you treat your fellow man and having compassion for one another. (Quote by - Madonna)

The president has deep respect for the pope, and he also has great compassion and sympathy for the 168 victims of the Oklahoma City bombing and their families. (Quote by - Claire Buchan)

As human beings we all want to be happy and free from misery… we have learned that the key to happiness is inner peace. The greatest obstacles to inner peace are disturbing emotions such as anger, attachment, fear and suspicion, while love and compassion and a sense of universal responsibility are the sources of peace and happiness. (Quote by - Dalai Lama)

We are still working with an incomplete compass. The time is right to bring the full power of genomics to bear on the problem of cancer. (Quote by - Francis Collins)

We are asleep with compasses in our hands. (Quote by - W. S. Merwin)

I was blessed enough to meet Pope John Paul when I was about 19 or 20 years old in the Vatican; I had that privilege, .. My mother took me to visit him and I remember distinctly his incredible charisma and personal charm and his warmth and compassion. You felt it immediately the minute you met him, and that spirit I came away with, having met the man, is something that I've been constantly working on to infuse the character with, so that we can have his spirit and his love and his compassion, because that's really the essence of the man. (Quote by - Cary Elwes)

Health is the working man's fortune, and he ought to watch over it more than the capitalist over his largest investments. Health lightens the efforts of body and mind. It enables a man to crowd much work into a narrow compass. Without it, little can be earned, and that little by slow, exhausting toil. (Quote by - William Ellery Channing)

Baker Mountain is one of the few wild, trail-less mountains. Just take a map and a compass, you won't find anyone. (Quote by - Bob LeRoy)

The last thing this planet needs is another punch thrown, another grenade tossed, another missile launched; to teach self-defense in today's world is to teach kindness, compassion, and protection from mediocrity. (Quote by - Tom Callos)

A rusty nail placed near a faithful compass, will sway it from the truth, and wreck the argosy. (Quote by - Sir Walter Scott)

If you conduct yourself with peace love and compassion, then you are God. (Quote by - Sri Sathya Sai Baba)

He's a terrific kid. We were really impressed by his bubbly personality, his knowledge of music and compassion for his friend Erik. His CD is definitely original and a joy to listen to. (Quote by - Brent Goodrich)

I can think of nothing more appropriate for this occasion than to welcome and honor Senator Harkin for his vision and compassion in championing passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act 16 years ago. An entire generation of empowered citizens is deeply indebted to him. (Quote by - Doug Harrison)

Truly forgiving another restores my peace, compassion, freedom, dignity, and focus in life. (Quote by - David C. Sasser)

Like all Americans, members of the Stanford community feel great compassion for the many who have suffered loss and a desire to respond to the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, .. We are committed to helping out in whatever way we can, and we hope these efforts will make a small contribution to the outpouring of relief to victims of this disaster. (Quote by - John Hennessy)

This has been a highly regrettable episode for Compass group. The board is determined that Compass group should meet the highest ethical and governance standards and is taking all necessary steps to ensure that this is the case. (Quote by - Steve Lucas)

As we consider the fast pace of scientific and technological progress in our modern world, we must not lose our moral compass and give way to 'free market eugenics'. (Quote by - Sam Brownback)

Compassion is not a popular virtue. (Quote by - Karen Armstrong)

Hospitals in the South are helping where they can. It's about patients first. Our community is known as one of passion and compassion and that's what this is about. (Quote by - Daniel J. Wolterman)

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. (Quote by - Conrad Burns)

It is something we have to carry through for Steve. I have forgiven Mr. Hill for what he had done, but God is the one who has to judge. I do feel compassion for his family. It is two families brought together by tragedy. (Quote by - Gary Mace)

I realized that Eastern thought had somewhat more compassion for all living things. Man was a form of life that in another reincarnation might possibly be a horsefly or a bird of paradise or a deer. So a man of such faith, looking at animals, might be looking at old friends or ancestors. (Quote by - William Orville Douglas)


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