Please find below a curated list of 2,639 of The Best Compassion Quotes by notable women and men. Please consider sharing with others any of the Compassion Quotes that resonate.
It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
Don’t ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance, or my kindness for weakness. Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.
Listen with ears of tolerance! See through the eyes of compassion! Speak with the language of love.
The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.
There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Make no judgments where you have no compassion.
Be grateful for whoever comes, because each has been sent as a guide from beyond.
You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Be the reason someone still believes in magic, truth, authenticity, compassion, intelligent conversation, loyalty, courage, and love that doesn’t have an agenda.
If you haven’t got any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
True compassion is not about giving or taking. True compassion is doing just what is needed.
Look at the world with the vision of peace, love, and compassion. Then the whole world will appear loving and peaceful.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
Cultivating compassion is not a religious practice focused on ensuring we go to heaven or a good future life. It’s about living a good day-to-day life here and now. It’s about being a happy person. Warm-heartedness is a fundamentally good human quality.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
Empathy is not simply a matter of trying to imagine what others are going through, but having the will to muster enough courage to do something about it. In a way, empathy is predicated upon hope.
Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.
Compassion is an action word with no boundaries.
We think too much and feel too little.
The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.
Compassion asks us to go where it hurts, to enter into the places of pain, to share in brokenness, fear, confusion, and anguish. Compassion challenges us to cry out with those in misery, to mourn with those who are lonely, to weep with those in tears. Compassion requires us to be weak with the weak, vulnerable with the vulnerable, and powerless with the powerless. Compassion means full immersion in the condition of being human.
We cannot steal the fire. We must enter it.
I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.
Compassion brings us to a stop, and for a moment we rise above ourselves.
It’s not your job to like me – it’s mine
The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.
The most profound bonds of friendship and love are born out of mutual authenticity, understanding, and compassion for one another.
Compassion and love give meaning to our activities and makes them constructive.
Your friend, your enemy, your neutral all are equal. Genuine compassion is unbiased.
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. He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the equality of his actions and the integrity of his intent.
Love is ruthless; it doesn’t feel sorry for anyone, but it does have compassion. Fear is full of pity; it feels sorry for everyone.
Love expands organically when extending a hand of kindness, and a spirit of compassion while expecting nothing in return.