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Old 03-15-2010, 07:21 PM   #51
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Default Re: Not my concern, I am staying

Originally Posted by tone3jaguar View Post
I was just debating, not fighting. I picked up a philosophy from listening to Wayne Dyer that is partially responsible for this thread.

"No amount of feeling bad for someone will ever improve anyones situation"

Compassion and empathy are not one in the same. Compassion is a form of love, empathy is a form of fear. Many confuse the two with each other.
Compassion to me is feeling the love and the pain, as if you are all beings. Your suffering is my suffering and I are one...



PS Cheap shots about people dressing up as monks is not debating, IMO.

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