The Golden Rule truly knows no boundaries and is a proven tenet upon which peace can be built.
The Sow Peace International golden rule is “Give only what you are willing to receive in life.”
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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.
Treat not others in ways that you yourself would find hurtful.
The Buddha, Udana-Varga 5.18
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 15.23
This is the sum of duty; do not do to others what would cause pain if done to you.
Not one of you truly beleives until you wish for others what you wish for yourself.
The Prophet Muhammad, Hadith
One should treat all creatures in the world as one would like to be treated.
What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbour. This is the whole Torha; all the rest is commentary. Go and learn it.
Hillel, Talmud, Shabbath 31a
We are as much alive as we keep the earth alive.
Chief Dan George
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, p. 1299
Regard your neighbour’s gain as your own gain and your neighbour’s loss as your own loss.
Lao Tzu, 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.
Do not do unto others whatever is injurious to yourself.
The heart of the person before you is a mirror. See there your own form
Don’t do things you wouldn’t want to have done to you.
British Humanist Society
May I do to others as I would that they should do unto me.
Do not do to others that which would anger you if others did it to you.
Act as if the maxim of thy action were to become by thy will a universal law of nature.
Immanual Kant, Categorical Imperative