Standard Posted by Doug Posted on April 10, 2018 Posted under Breath Prayer Comments 2 Comments Today’s Breath Prayer: Choose choose compassion Rate this:TweetShare on TumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related meditationPrayer Post navigation ← Today’s Breath Prayer: There’s No Problem Today’s Breath Prayer: Always → 2 thoughts on “Today’s Breath Prayer: Choose” A recall the funeral oration of a priest who was known to be implacable to rules: “Brother X knew better than anyone the letter of the law, but there is another – the spirit of the law. Whenever these two forces move in conflict, there is only one means to maneuver them: human compassion.” LikeLike Reply I LOVE that. Thank you for sharing it. If only I could make compassion the default and work through the conflict more quickly, rather than bang my head against it as I tend to do. Proactive compassion! That’s what I want. LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.