For a lot of people the word “compassion” doesn’t really have a ring to it. “Be more compassionate” people say. That’s easy to say, but in real life it can be challenging in certain ways.
Yes, you can be compassionate with someone who is hurt, someone who has little or someone who experiences adversity.
But there are also other times to be compassionate when a person is hurting YOUR feelings, when someone is denigrating YOU, when someone is yelling at YOU, when someone is pushing YOUR buttons, and instead of feeling frustration, anger or resentment, you can actually feel true compassion towards that person.
That seems one of the hardest things there is, doesn’t it? Well maybe…Continue Reading