Compassion

Doane College - Professor Marty Fetch - Cornerstones

What Is It?

com·pas·sion

kəmˈpaSHən/

noun

  1. 1.

    sympathetic pity and concern for the sufferings or misfortunes of others.

Why Is It Important?

To have compassion means you genuinely care for others. By being compassionate you are showing you can understand the tragedies on other lives and help them through difficult times.