I Am Compassionate

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    we are alive because of mercy.

    grace. and love. because of compassion!...
    forrestgump23 forrestgump23
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Oct 27, 2015
    Mrskatearch Mrskatearch
    31-35, F
    Sep 3, 2015

    I Am Compassionate

    I have a big heart and care about everyone. I always put others before me and I always like to help others in need.
    kime kime
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Nov 26, 2008

    Do to Others Like...

    My parents modelled what a big heart looks like. They gave up a comfortable life as a city-church minister in post-War Netherlands to leave all their relatives, friends and familiar surroundings and sail 5 weeks away to remote Australia. That was commitment. As a migrant...
    Groffy Groffy
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Dec 18, 2008

    I Always Have Been

    The compassionate in me is like my sensitivity .. I hurt for others i feel for others and i will try to help others .. you cry i cry you hurt i hurt you feel pain i feel it too .. Its called compassion .
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Feb 28, 2009

    I like to think so, but...

    I like to think so, but I don't know. Ask my friends.
    BMislove BMislove
    16-17, F
    Oct 9, 2007

    I Am Blessed

    i have been given sympathetic eyes to see the world through. it truly is a blessing. tonight, just an hour ago, i was counseling a young woman who has been raped. she told me that no one before had listened to her like i had, that no one before had made her feel that they...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Feb 24, 2009


    Compassionate,That's me,All I'll ever be,No changin' that,I'm not that type!
    startinover1 startinover1
    Jun 26, 2012

    After been through some bad things,

    i know lots other people gets it worse , but it make me more compassionate towards people .. :)
    mozaq mozaq
    16-17, F
    Dec 24, 2014

    Do We Get Better With Age?.

    When was young I remember many situations in life when people would avoid, make fun of or pick on an individual because he/she was different. It use to really bug me.  I tried to be a friend to many of these people.  Some times it was easy, sometimes it was hard...
    Dan32 Dan32
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Jan 24, 2010
    danamillion danamillion
    18-21, M
    1 Response Nov 24, 2014

    I Wonder

    Karma.....what comes around goes around Share  Friday, September 26, 2008 at 12:26am | Edit Note | Delete Hmmm......another death in the family...my cousin. I didn't talk to him much and the only thing we had in common were kids. Will I remember him?? Yes...
    kilikina kilikina
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 11, 2010

    Does It Matter

    I recently encountered a group of people that are socially deemed unacceptable. These people are the convicted felons that have changed their lives and learned from their life mistakes. When we think of convicted felons, we think of the worst of the worse. There are women and men...
    shanniescee shanniescee
    Jun 7, 2010

    Compassion, Awareness And Understanding

    i was thinking about compassion and how it might reach a higher state of conciousness. It might not be about being compassionate but about being understanding  and that the compassion is a result of understanding someone.  There mgiht be something about unconditional love...
    reflectivemind reflectivemind
    70+, M
    3 Responses May 18, 2013

    Compassion is a very idealised state in my mind

    to be capable of. If we were all more compassionate the world would be a much better place for a great number of people. Life has enough for many but there are people who have a certain outlook on life, who claim to be compassionate but who by their thoughts, words and deeds are...
    Desartes Desartes
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 17, 2014

    We Need To Love Again

    I think it's time for people to start truly loving each other again. Or even just to be nice to each other again. Some months ago I decided to see what would happen if I would just start smiling more at people I encounter on a daily basis, and it totally transformed my life...
    OceanUndertow OceanUndertow
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2012

    Thinking of Others

    at least i'd like to think so.  my friends say it is my greatest quality.  i think having compassion means sometimes thinking of others more than anything else, including yourself, and that's what i tend to do a lot.  it feels good when you know that people are...
    Ruth92 Ruth92
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2008

    Compassionate Or Just Passionate

    Well the passion has been gone for some time.I truly do try always to be humble, shy, and never does anything to hurt anyone else.To be empathetic and very competent and knowledgeable at work especially.To be intuitive cause many times there are so little facts to go on at the...
    Josie06 Josie06
    56-60, F
    Jan 19, 2010

    To the point of where I currently cry at the

    news because of the Migrant Crisis. I hate how these people that are living through absolute hell are being treated like a problem that can just be ignored.
    deleted deleted
    Sep 3, 2015

    My Nature

    It has always been in my nature to comfort those who are hurt. I think that I get my compassion from my grandparents. Of course being an empath has a lot to do with it too.  But sometimes being so compassionate can be painful. Its hard when you are unable to help...
    brwneyedbeauty brwneyedbeauty
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2009

    Are Some People Angels?

    for the past few days i've been noticing that people around me seem to act naturaly whenever i am the one they are talking to most, especially when our topic of discusion are their own problems, be it my own age, younger or older. i'm not boasting, i'm only saying what i observe...
    natsuki004 natsuki004
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Aug 14, 2009

    It's Just How I Am

    Guess this story goes back to when I was little.... I pretty much lived in hospitals until I was 10. (Yes it took doctors 10 years to figure out what was wrong with me!) I've been in so much pain on so many occasions. From that I just want to protect everyone I can from being in...
    LiveIt28 LiveIt28
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 21, 2008
    anonymousdrummer anonymousdrummer
    16-17, M
    Jun 3, 2015


    I have an immense love for children!  Children are the innocence of life and I wish I could find something to keep them that way forever! Never walk past a child without smiling, without smelling their hair.  Give them love like it is the last love you will ever give...
    Kewpiedoll Kewpiedoll
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2008

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    Online mostly and it depends what you say to me and how you say it! Most of the time I am a very bubbly kind and compassionate kind of guy! :)
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    There are days when sitting in the same room is lonely . I love my husband with all my heart and soul . when we met the chase his perspective on life dreams ambition morals where...
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    6 Responses Apr 14
    happiness...friendship.....love.... elusive and sometimes fleeting. an expression of emotion worth more than gold and needed for life more than oxygen. what price happiness...
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    What defines greatness? I figured out that true great is in all of us. It's compassionate feelings toward others, lending a hand when you can, great listening skills, and emotional...
    ZenLioNESS719 ZenLioNESS719
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    I used to believe that marriage was a sacred vow. Something that two people, with common likes and interests can share through out their life time and way into their golden years...
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    Apr 8
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    26-30, M
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    Thanks so much for be so kind and compassionate towards me but people haven't been like this towards me ..I guess you already know how I'm being treated in society from my story in...
    Inthedark16 Inthedark16
    36-40, F
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    https://youtu.be/i56AkejYpdE I know I shouldn't but I Love my dark side because I believe in justice so for all the people who was bullied a kid into suicide, or slaughter animals...
    Kornisone Kornisone
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 4
    I enjoy hearing about what people go through and am always helping them when they need it, even if they don't show gratitude. It is not that it makes me feel like a better person...
    WiseGuyAlec WiseGuyAlec
    18-21, M
    Apr 3
    Kornisone Kornisone
    26-30, F
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    youzd youzd
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    Four and a half years ago I met someone who wound up changing my life forever. I'll call her M. I had known OF her for years, as she was three grades behind me in school, but I had...
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