Jainism


"Have benevolence towards all living beings, joy at the sight of the virtuous, compassion and sympathy for the afflicted, and tolerance towards the indolent and ill-behaved."

Tattvarthasutra 7:11



"All the living beings wish to live and not to die; that is why unattached saints prohibit the killing of living beings."

Suman Suttam, verse 148



"In happiness and suffering, in joy and grief, we should regard all creatures as we regard our own self."

Mahavira, 24th Tirthankara, Yoga-Sastra



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