Ian (arcana_sai) wrote,
Ian
arcana_sai

The Golden Rule

HINDUISM

This is the sum of duty: do not do to others what
would cause pain if done to you

(Mahabharata 5:1517)


BUDDHISM

Treat not others in ways that you yourself would find
hurtful

(Udana-Varga 5.18)


CONFUCIANISM

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)


TAOISM

Regard your neighbor's gain as your own gain, and your
neighbor's loss as your own loss

(T'ai Shang Kan Ying P'ien 213-218)


SIKHISM

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, page 1299)


CHRISTIANITY

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)


UNITARIANISM

We affirm and promote respect for the interdependent
web of all existence of which we are part

(Unitarian Principle)


NATIVE SPIRITUALITY

All things are our relatives; what we do to
everything, we do to ourselves. All is really One

(Black Elk, Oglala Sioux)


ZOROASTRIANISM

Do not do unto others whatever is injurious to yourself

(Shayast-na-Shayast 13.29)


JAINISM

One should treat all creatures in the world as one
would like to be treated

(Mahavira, Sutrakritanga)


JUDAISM

What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor.
This is the whole Torah; all the rest is commentary

(Hillel, Talmud, Shabbat 31a)


ISLAM

Not one of you truly believes until you wish for
others what you wish for yourself

(The Prophet Muhammad, Hadith)


BAHA '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)
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