quote du jour ~pema chodron – compassion is not….

Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It’s a relationship between equals. Only when we know our own darkness well can we be present with the darkness of others. Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.

~Pema Chödrön, The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times

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