golden rule expressed in every land and faith,
will transcend all divisions and make the world a better place.
"This is the sum of duty:
Do naught unto others which would cause you pain if done to you."
~ Mahabharata 5:1517
Buddhism: Hurt not others in ways that you yourself would find hurtful.
~ Udana Varga 5:18
"What is hateful to you, do not to your fellowmen.
That is the entire Law; all the rest is commentary." ~ Talmud,
"All things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you,
do ye even so to them." ~ Matthew 7:12
Confucianism: "Surely it is the maxim of loving-kindness:
Do not unto others that you would not have them do unto you."
~ Analects 15:23
"No one of you is a believer until he desires for his brother
that which he desires for himself." ~ Sunnah
Native Wisdom: "This we know. The earth does not belong to
man; man belongs to the earth.
Man did not weave the web of life; he is merely a strand in it.
Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself." ~ Chief Seattle
Taoism: "Regard your neighbor's gain as your own gain,
and your neighbor's loss as your own loss." ~ T'ai Shag Kan
"That nature alone is good which refrains from doing
unto another whatsoever is not good: for itself." ~ Dadistan-i-dinik