The dew of compassion is a tear.
(January 22, 1788 - April 19, 1824)
There is nothing heavier than compassion. Not even one's own pain weighs so heavy as the pain one feels for someone, for someone, pain intensified by the imagination and prolonged by a hundred echos.
(April 01, 1929 - )
Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.
Hubert H. Humphrey
(May 27, 1911 - January 13, 1978)
Compassion is the desire that moves the individual self to widen the scope of its self-concern to embrace the whole of the universal self.
(April 14, 1889 - October 22, 1975)
Compassion is the antitoxin of the soul: where there is compassion even the most poisonous impulses remain relatively harmless.
(July 25, 1902 - May 21, 1983)
For me sport was a religion... with religious sentiment.
Pierre de Coubertin
(January 01, 1863 - September 02, 1937)
You start when they are young and giggly and bouncy, and then you teach them how to use their nose, their mouth and their paws, and to use them in combo. We call it trial and success, because every time the puppy tries something, we make it successful for the puppy.
Some of God's greatest gifts are unanswered prayers.