and compassion too.
First, I want to pay tribute to Diana myself. She was an exceptional and gifted human being. In good times and bad, she never lost her capacity to smile and laugh, nor to inspire others with her warmth and kindness. I admired and respected her - for her energy and commitment to others, and especially for her devotion to her two boys.
It's a work of collective passion, a serious meditation on what happened, and carries within a compassion that heals.
I truly view this as a conflict between good and evil, ... at home you fight evil with acts of kindness.
I am unjust, but I can strive for justice. My life's unkind, but I can vote for kindness. I, the unloving, say life should be lovely. I, that am blind, cry out against my blindness.
The super power that I would choose would be compassion. Because that's what I think it takes to make it through life-an understanding, a give and take. It saves an awful lot of resentment.
Friendship is a living thing that lasts only as long as it is nourished with kindness, empathy and understanding.
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.
Physically you are a human being, but mentally you are incomplete. Given that we have this physical human form, we must safeguard our mental capacity for judgment. For that, we cannot take out insurance the insurance company is within self-discipline, self-awareness, and a clear realization of the disadvantages of anger and the positive effects of kindness.
THE RICH ARE BLESSED WITH A FAITH OF PASSION IN MONEY BUT LUCK THE PRIDE OF COMPASSION.
They're the people that are likely to give random acts of kindness, like a hug. They don't get credit for that.
But they and our fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks, and hearkened not to thy commandments, And refused to obey, neither were mindful of thy wonders that thou didst among them but hardened their necks, and in their rebellion appointed a captain to return to their bondage but thou art a God ready to pardon, gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and forsookest them not.
Kindness gives birth to kindness.
It's easy to practice checkbook compassion.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
but if you don't have compassion, then how can you really be a leader of the American people
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
The Utopians feel that slaughtering our fellow creatures gradually destroys the sense of compassion, which is the finest sentiment ofwhich our human nature is capable.