The common theme in all religions except Islam
ALL RELIGIONS COPIED THE ANCIENT WISDOM OF HUMANS AND CREATED THEIR OWN BRANDS OF RELIGION. ALL OF THE RELIGIONS ARE VAREIOUS TYPES OFMYTHS AND IS THE RESULT OF HUMAN IGNORANCE
Do for one who may do for you, that you may cause him thus todo.
” The Tale of the Eloquent Peasant, 109 – 110 Translated by R.B. Parkinson. Theoriginal dates to 1970 to 1640 BCE and may be the earliest version ever written.
“One should not behave towards others in a way which is disagreeable tooneself.”
“This is the sum of the Dharma [duty]: do naught unto others which would cause you pain if done to you.”
“…a state that is not pleasing or delightful to me, how could I inflictthat upon another?”
Samyutta NIkaya v. 353
Hurt not others in ways that you yourself would find hurtful.”
(5) Humanists acknowledge human interdependence, the need for mutual respect and the kinship of all humanity.
Don’t do things you wouldn’t want to have done to you,
British Humanist Society.
In happiness and suffering, in joy and grief, we should regard all creaturesas we regard our own self.
” Lord Mahavira, 24th Tirthankara
A man should wander about treating all creatures as he himself would be treated.”
“…thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.”
, Leviticus 19:18
“What is hateful to you, do not to your fellow man. This is the law: all the rest iscommentary.”
Talmud, Shabbat 31a.
And what you hate, do not do to any one
.” Tobit 4:15
Native American Spirituality
All things are our relatives; what we do to everything, we do to ourselves. All isreally One.
” Black Elk
The heart of the person before you is a mirror. See there your own form
“Don’t create enmity with anyone as God is within everyone.”
Guru ArjanDevji 259
“Regard your neighbor’s gain as your own gain, and your neighbor’s loss asyour own loss.”
T’ai Shang Kan Ying P’ien.
“An it harm no one, do what thou wilt”
(i.e. do what ever you will, as long asit harms nobody, including yourself). One’s will is to be carefully thought out inadvance of action. This is called the Wiccan Rede
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One going to take a pointed stick to pinch a baby bird should first try it on himself to feel how it hurts
“That nature alone is good which refrains from doing unto another whatsoever is not good for itself”.
Whatever is disagreeable to yourself do not do unto others.
“Choose thou for thy neighbour that which thou choosest for thyself.
“Epistle to the Son of the Wolf
“Do not do to others what you do not want them to do to you”
Ze-Gong asked, ‘Is there one word that can serve as a principle of conduct for life?’ Confucius replied, ‘It is the word ‘xu’ — reciprocity. Do not impose on others what youyourself do not desire
.'” Doctrine of the Mean 13.3
Try your best to treat others as you would wish to be treated yourself, and you will find that this is the shortest way to benevolence
.” Mencius VII.A.4
Roman Pagan Religion
The law imprinted on the hearts of all men is to love themembers of society as themselves
“Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you,do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets.”
Matthew 7:12, KingJames Version.
And as ye would that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise
.” Luke 6:31,King James Version.
…and don’t do what you hate…
“, Gospel of Thomas 6.
Islam is the only religion that does not adhere to this basic Rule
The closest that Islam comesto this principle is a hadith that say