Tag Archives: compassionate action

Compassionate Minds

Eleanor Roosevelt wrote, “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” All well and good. But to me, it’s more important to remember – Compassionate minds discuss ideas for events that help people. Yesterday’s gift of … Continue reading

Posted in Around the House, In the world | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Compassionate Minds

What’s Your Choice?

“Self-absorption in all its forms kills empathy, let alone compassion. When we focus on ourselves, our world contracts as our problems and preoccupations loom large. But when we focus on others, our world expands. Our own problems drift to the … Continue reading

Posted in Around the House, In the world | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on What’s Your Choice?