Sr. Hien Nguyen of Vietnam lights candles at a July 22 interfaith service at St. Paul's Anglican Cathedral in Melbourne, Australia. The event was a memorial service for those who have died of HIV- and AIDS-related causes and included the involvement of several delegates to the 20th International AIDS Conference. (CNS photo/Paul Jeffrey)
"Compassion is the basis of morality."
- Arthur Schopenhauer’s idea from On the Basis of Morality (1841)