We are as much alive
as we keep the Earth alive.
- Chief Dan GeorgeBaha'i Faith
Lay not on any soul a load that you would not wish to be laid upon you,
and desire not for anyone the things you would not desire for yourself.
- Baha'u'llah, Gleanings
Treat not others in ways
that you yourself would find hurtful.
- The Buddha, Udana-Varga 5.18Christianity
In everything, do to others
as you would have them do to you;
for this is the law and the prophets.
- Jesus, Matthew 7:12
One word which sums up the basis of all good conduct
. . .loving kindness.
Do not do to others what you do not want done to yourself.
- Confucius, Analects 15.23Hinduism
This is the sum of duty:
do not do to others what wouldcause pain if done to you.
- Mahabharata 5:1517Islam
Not one of you truly believes
until you wish for others whatyou wish for yourself.
- The Prophet Muhammad, HadithJainism
One should treat all creatures in the world as
one would like to be treated.
- Mahavira, SutrakritangaJudaism
What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor.
This is the whole Torah;
all the rest is commentary.
- Hillel, Talmud, Shabbath 31aSikhism
I am a stranger to no one;
and no one is a stranger to me.
Indeed, I am a friend to all.
- Guru Granth Sahib, pg. 1299Taoism
Regard your neighbor's gain as your own gain
and yourneighbor's loss as your own loss.
- T'ai Shang Kan Ying P'ien, 213-218
We affirm and promote respect
for the interdependent web of all existence,
of which we are a part.
- Unitarian principle
Do not do unto others whatever is injurious to yourself.
- Shayast-na-Shayast 13.29