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A Quote by Adi Sankaracharya on living being, ego, knowledge, omniscient, and ishwar

But the jiva [living being] is endowed with ego and his knowledge is limited, whereas Ishwar is without ego and is omniscient.

Adi Sankaracharya

Source: Tattva bodha of Sankaracharya, Pages: 88

Contributed by: Meenakshi

A Quote by Siddhartha Gautama Buddha on life, pity, living being, ariya, noble one, non-violence, and nobility

He who harms living beings is, for that reason, not an ariya (a Noble One); he who does not harm any living being is called an ariya.

Buddha (563 - 483 BC)

Source: Sayings of the Buddha in The Dhammapada, v. 270

Contributed by: Zaady

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