"Great teachers emanate out of knowledge, passion and compassion."
"Americans in general have a lot of compassion, we just don't always have the same view of how that compassion is implemented."
"I took so many different things away from my maternity leave. It taught me to have more compassion for other people and to see every individual as someone's child."
"Most governments are pragmatic, most people are logical. There are pockets of extremism in Israel, in the U.S. and in the Muslim world. But we have to fight them with reason, with logic and with compassion."
"All I can say is if the part doesn't delight me in some way, or I can't feel any compassion for it, I just can't do it."
"Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty."
"The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others."
"I can do no other than be reverent before everything that is called life. I can do no other than to have compassion for all that is called life. That is the beginning and the foundation of all ethics."
"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."
"Until he extends his circle of compassion to include all living things, man will not himself find peace."