Here is another batch of concepts on compassion from folks in Davis, California--
Compassion is being able to listen--really listen--to someone else without your stories, your past, your experiences getting in the way, then working to understand; and finally letting your own stories, past, and experiences seep back in--and finding understanding anyway.
Compassion is loving someone even when they don't love themselves or others.
Posted by David Breaux on February 8, 2014 at 9:07am
More concepts on compassion from folks in Davis, California:
Compassion is the act of caring about someone and showing them you would do anything to keep them happy and secure. Compassion is how we show love.
Compassion--putting yourself in another's place, sharing their experience and feelings, and making judgments, decisions, or actions based on empathy and a desire to right the deficiencies you experience.
Compassion--perspective. Looking at…Continue
Posted by David Breaux on January 14, 2014 at 9:43am
More concepts on compassion from citizens of Davis, California gathered at the corner of 3rd & C:
Compassion is being connected to the source of love.
Compassion, it's a powerful idea that influences the mind to think of positive things. A word that when heard, opens one's mind to a certain type of perspective.
Compassion is fashion.
Compassion is knowing and understanding people have suffering in their lives. There is a…Continue
Posted by David Breaux on December 14, 2013 at 5:52pm
just got off the phone from a compassionateactionnetwork.com (CAN) international conference call. during the discussion, jon ramer, the executive director, brought forth the following question: What…Continue
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