The Dalai Lama's teachings on kindness, compassion and non-harm

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Kindness

  • Kindness is important both within Buddhism and within society
  • 'Love and kindness are the very basis of society'
  • If we lose feelings of love and kindness, 'society will face tremendous difficulties; the survival of humanity will be endangered'
  • Kindness is one of the most important values to the Dalai Lama
  • 'Be nice whenever possible. It is always possible'

Compassion

  • 'The Buddha was once asked what are the most important attributes to have, and he said "Compassion and wisdom."'
  • 'Whether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one

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