Golden Rule

Bahá’í

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

Buddhism

Treat not others in ways that you yourself would find hurtful.

– The Buddha, Udana-Varga 5.18

 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

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.

– Confucious, Analects 15.23

 Jainism

One should treat all creatures in the world as one would like to be treated. – Mahavira, Sutrakritnga

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

Native Spirituality

We are as much alive as we keep the earth alive – Chief Dan George

 Taoism

Regard your neighbour’s gain as your own gian, and your neighbour’s loss as your own loss. – ‘Lao Tzu,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,pg.1299

 Unitarianism

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

– Unitarian Principle

Zoroastrianism

Do not do unto others whatever is injurious to your self.

– Shayast-na-Shayast 13.29