Compassion Is

"Compassion is love's response to pain."

from How To Be an Adult in Relationships: The Five Keys to Mindful Living, p. 36.

About the Author

David Richo

David Richo (pronouned REE-koh), Ph.D., M.F.T., is a psychotherapist, teacher, workshop leader, and writer who works in Santa Barbara and San Francisco California. He combines Jungian, poetic, and mythic perspectives in his work with the intention of integrating the psychological and the spiritual.

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A close-up of one person's hands clasping another person's hands, as if offer comfort

We Go on Loving

By David Richo
From WorshipWeb

What makes us human beings so uniquely wonderful in this puzzling universe is that we never give up on love. Against all odds, with no guarantee of being loved in return, out of the hate and hurt so often handed us, in the face of the sad suffering history has let us see, we go on loving....

We Go on Loving