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Alan Watts on Compassion

So then, the relationship of self to other is the complete realization that loving yourself is impossible without loving everything defined as other than yourself. ~Alan Watts Advertisements

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Sharon Salzberg on Compassion

As we hone the ability to let go of distraction, to begin again without rancor or judgment, we are deepening forgiveness and compassion for ourselves. And in life, we find we might make a mistake, and more easily begin again, … Continue reading

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Albert Schweitzer on Compassion

Compassion, in which all ethics must take root, can only attain its full breadth and depth if it embraces all living creatures and does not limit itself to mankind. ~Albert Schweitzer

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Dalai Lama on Love

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive. ~Dalai Lama

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Saturday, December 13, 2014

I headed off to Grand Central to catch a train to my first class of the day. I marveled at the sunny bright skies and the crisp cold December morning. Running a bit behind schedule, I was delighted that the … Continue reading

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Is ‘Letting Go’ All That?

As we border on the Autumnal Equinox, it is a terrific time for reflection and self-inquiry. The leaves falling exposing bare branches is a gentle reminder to us of the fleeting nature of all things. This equinox is the duality … Continue reading

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