"Here I was, all this time, worrying that maybe I'm a selfish person, and now it turns out I've been suffering from compassion fatigue."
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"Empathy? Yeah, I can see how that could be useful."
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"Lately I've been getting into compassion."
"I sense fear."
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"Don't judge me until you've walked a mile on my medication."
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"Oh well, what does a jester know?"
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“How do I feel about being mugged? Well, naturally I didn’t enjoy it and certainly don’t condone violence or threats of violence as a means toward social change. However, I can empathize with my assailant and realize that in his terms his is a valid response to the deteriorating socioeconomic situation in which we find ourselves.”
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"Try falling down and scraping your knee. Then you can talk to me about pain."
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"I know you're hurting. We're all hurting."
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"I feel your pain level."
"Oh, that sounds awful. I can only imagine how you must be feeling."
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"It's worth a try."
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"Unfortunately, Whitcomb, I am suffering from compassion fatigue."
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"Empathy? That's for poets."
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Misery Loves Co., Inc.
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"I suppose we could tweak our empathy algorithm."
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"No, I don't actually feel sorry for you, I'm just practicing active listening."
"I suggest you take an Empathy pill every day."
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"Have you tried being confident? I'm confident and things always go my way."
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"Let me be honest with you, as I'm out of all other options."
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"It's my emotional-support beard."
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