Some people go pretty far to spread the word about empathy. These folks have made a lifelong committment by tattooing the Empathy Symbol on their skin. Let us know if you're one of these committed individuals!
Empathy: The first step to peace in our schools, communities, nations, world
An inspirational symbol indeed. Hopefully I can increase awareness of the importance of this level of conciousness here in Ghana. George Aboagye
David G. proudly shows his commitment to empathy.
Amanda says, "I love this movement. I am an introverted person by nature and though I consider myself considerate, empathy isn't second nature for me. That is why I chose to have a permanent reminder that I need to try to see the world through others' eyes. It's my feather :) "
Nils says, "I got my empathy symbol tattoo almost two years ago. the symbol is part of a bigger tattoo .... I also got the symbol on my bicycle . ;) Greetings from Germany.
Kristeena says: I am from San Antonio and got this while visiting Los Angeles. I'm a counselor who works with at risk youth and Empathy is my life.
Katie says " I got this done in August because I wanted to remind myself to be more empathetic and also because I wanted to educate people about empathy and what it's all about. The empathy symbol is on my pinky. "
Tyler says " This tattoo reminds me everyday to be more understanding of others and hopefully live in a world where everyone can empathise with each other."
James is proudly displaying his new tattoo that says, "Humility, Empathy, Respect"