Therefore all things whatsoever ye
would that men
should do to you, do ye even so to
them: for this is the law
of the prophet
Judaism: What is hateful to you, do not to your fellowmen. That is the entire Law; all the rest is
Talmud, Shabbat, 31a
Brahmanism: This is the sum of duty; do naught unto others which would cause you pain if done to
Mahabharata, 5, 1517
Buddhism: Hurt not others in ways that you yourself would find hurtful.
Udana-Varga, 5, 18
Confucianism: Surely it is the maxim of loving-kindness: Do not unto others that you would not
have them do unto you.
Analects, 15, 23
Taoism: Regard you neighbor's gain as your own gain and your neighbor's loss as your own loss.
T'ai Shang Kan Ying P'ien
Zoroastrianism: That nature alone is good which refrains from doing unto another whatsoever is not
good for itself.
Dadistan-i-dinik, 94, 5
Islam: No one of you is a believer until he desires for his brother that which he desires for