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With compassion you can die for other people, like the...

With compassion you can die for other people, like the mother who can die for her child. You have the courage to say it because you are not afraid of losing anything, because you know that understanding and love is the foundation of happiness. But if you have fear of losing your status, your position, you will not have the courage to do it.

Thich Nhat Hanh, quote about Courage

Thich Nhat Hanh (1926) A teacher, author, and peace activist

Life_period: 1926


28/05/2018

Really true

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florin-c, 28/05/2018

True

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