I Don't Understand People Without Compassion

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 164 People

    Just Sigh.

    I get it- somepeople make stupid descisions.  Some people have problems that "look" like exuses to other people.  People are not perfect, and sometimes it makes it hard to feel empathy for them. I get it- you have the power to change the things that are...
    Shierke Shierke
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Oct 23, 2008

    Even More, People Who Thrive On Other People's Pain And Suffering, And Decides To Just Sit Back, And Make It Worse And Worse....

    I really don't understand people without any kind of compassion what so ever. i find that it is so easy to care about others, and feel the pain that they are dealing with. its easy for me to relate to them, and understand where they are comign from, I am not sure why, but I...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Dec 31, 2009


    We've had a lot of difficult issues at the office in the past few weeks.  It's really been a time of stress and worry for everyone.   It's been interesting to observe people's behaviour though.  It's been both fascinating and upsetting to see traits in people...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Feb 7, 2010

    I Don't Get It

    I have heard that psychologically, humans are supposed to be an imitative species. That's where compassion comes from and it doesn't make sense to me that some people seem to lack it. It's so unbelievable to me that I often suspect even the most convincing people of faking it.Why...
    chrysalid chrysalid
    18-21, F
    Jan 14, 2012

    People Without Compassion

    People without compassion,How can they?I don't understand,Why be like that?There's no need,Let's live,Help each other,the way,Life was intended.
    startinover1 startinover1
    Apr 7, 2012

    What Is Compassion?

    "Compassion is a commitment to constructive support. Love as mere emotion is fickle and unreliable" I found this phrase from one of the web site. When my friend show me a lack of compassion, I say "What is this?", and I consequently withdraw myself from that situation. If...
    iceland iceland
    46-50, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2010

    I Don't Understand Men

    I've always been too good, putting others before me and caring about everyone. I will continue like that but not with boys. I don't understand men and never will, they are pigs with no feelings.I think the reason they play around is because we are too beautiful and too good (most...
    Val86 Val86
    31-35, F
    Jun 23, 2012

    The Double Edge Sword

    My first instinct when in a confrontation outside the physical kind is to see the other's point of view. This can be a double edge sword because depending on where I settle in the conflict causes more conflict. For instance: Let us say you have a friend going through a divorce...
    mr4553 mr4553
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Aug 9, 2010
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