loving-kindness loving-kindness

Definition(s):

  • (n) tender kindness motivated by a feeling of affection

Usage(s):

  1. But he, more than either of them, blends pagan joy in life with the loving-kindness of Christianity.
  2. Glowing with loving-kindness Il Duce sped to Gardone Riviera where at the gate of his elaborate villa, egg-headed, effete Hero-Poet Gabriele d'Annunzio awaited, no longer sulky.
  3. His dour look belies his loving-kindness towards scientists.

Quotes

  • "Many contemplative traditions speak of loving-kindness as the wish for happiness for others and of compassion as the wish to relieve others' suffering. Loving-kindness and compassion are central to the Dalai Lama's philosophy and mission," said...
    on Mar 27, 2008 By: Richard Davidson Source: TopNews

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