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The Golden Rule



Do no wrong nor hate your neighbor; for it is not he that you wrong; you wrong yourself.

  • American Indian Shawnee

Hurt not others with that which pains yourself

  • Buddhism

All things that ye would that men should do unto you; even so do ye also unto them.

  • Christianity

What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.

  • Confucius

Do naught to others which, if done to thee, would cause thee pain; this is the sum of our duty.

  • Hinduism

No one is a true believer unless he desireth for his brother what he desireth for himself.

  • Islam

What thou thyself hatest, do to no man or woman.

  • Judaism

That nature is good when it shall not do unto another whatever is not good for its self.

  • Zoroastrianism


Cite: Losing the Weight of the World: A Spiritual Diet to Nourish the Soul by Jonathan Kramer, and Diane Dunaway Kramer




Dr. Sheila Embry is a govie, author, pracademician, sister, aunt, cousin, and friend who loves to read, write, think, and laugh. Many of her blog postings are summaries or excerpts of books that she read and wants to share to encourage others. An author with more than 25 years experience within the legislative and executive branches of the U. S. federal government holding 3 accredited degrees: Doctor of Management in Organizational Leadership, Master of Arts in Human Resources Development, and Baccalaureate of Business Administration, she believes in continuing learning both on and off the job. She has been recognized with multiple professional and writing awards for her peer-reviewed, publications. Click the bibliography page above for a listing of all the publications.

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