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My entire mission in life is to help women take over the world. Not by force (the route so many men have taken since the beginning of time), but with compassion, perseverance, and love.
The church must always show compassion, always.
When we're looking for compassion, we need someone who is deeply rooted, is able to bend and, most of all, embraces us for our strengths and struggles.
I find that in the 21st century, there's not a lot of compassion for what other people are going through or the walk that they have to walk.
Happiness and peace will come to earth only as the light of love and human compassion enter the souls of men.
David O. McKay
Man may dismiss compassion from his heart, but God never will.
Compassion in evangelical churches is out of balance. When I talk about it, I get a lot of glazed expressions.
I am certain that the Lord, who notes the fall of a sparrow, looks with compassion upon those who have been called upon to part, even temporarily, from their precious children.
Thomas S. Monson
Developing our sympathetic compassion is not only possible but the only reason for us to be here on earth.
It is my intention to live an authentic life of compassion and integrity and action.
With compassion you can die for other people, like the mother who can die for her child. You have the courage to say it because you are not afraid of losing anything, because you know that understanding and love is the foundation of happiness. But if you have fear of losing your status, your position, you will not have the courage to do it.
Thich Nhat Hanh
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.
Craig T. Nelson
There's something about compassion that causes society to say, 'We're going to take this person seriously.' Take Mother Teresa. She was confrontational on abortion, but she wasn't rejected by society.
I realized a while back that I have an innate ability to be compassionate, and I saw that the strength of compassion is something that healers have and healers use.'
Competition is such a virtue, and everybody's so busy competing, they have no time for compassion.
Compassion automatically invites you to relate with people because you no longer regard people as a drain on your energy.
Of course we have compassion. We just don't believe the safety net should be used as a hammock.
Rather like Batman, I embody the themes of the movie which are the values of family, courage and compassion and a sense of right and wrong, good and bad and justice.
I don't really think about doing something kind, I think there's just a way to conduct your daily life with compassion to other people.
The human capacity for compassion is not a reflex that is triggered automatically by the presence of another living thing.
You can relate to somebody's pain and you have compassion, which can lead to intimacy.
Conservatives understand that the power that binds our republic together is fierce independence held high on the shoulders of compassion.
Does God feel like that same-sex marriage could happen? I don't think anybody who has a connection to God and God's understanding and depth of compassion who's gonna say 'no.'
If you love God, you can't hate anything or anyone. If the love one offers is met with hate, it doesn't die, rather it manifests in the form of compassion. That is universal love. It is not just a sentiment. It cannot be manifested merely by a shift in mental disposition. It can only come from inner cleaning, an inner awakening.
Compassion is not a popular virtue. Very often when I talk to religious people, and mention how important it is that compassion is the key, that it's the sine-qua-non of religion, people look kind of balked, and stubborn sometimes, as much to say, what's the point of having religion if you can't disapprove of other people?
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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