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Compassion: an Objective Form of Empathy, by Jeff Weiner

FaceBook  On Sep 28, 2015 Nikhil wrote:

 The way I understand it is:

Objective compassion is to share the pain, but not the suffering.

For pain is inevitable but suffering is optional. By not suffering ourselves, we open up the way for the other person to also treat their pain objectively.

 

Are You Bored Yet?, by Karen Maezen Miller

FaceBook  On Mar 28, 2014 Nikhil Jain wrote:

 Boredom is aversion to neutral sensations. It can be conquered by observing those sensations with equanimity.