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Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life

The step-by-step guide to bringing more compassion into the world

By Karen Armstrong
15-minute read
Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life by Karen Armstrong

Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life is a step-by-step guide to bringing more compassion into the world. It shows you in concrete terms how you can cultivate compassion in your everyday life, and helps you to do your part in making the world a better place.

  • Anyone who wants to live a more compassionate life
  • Anyone who is interested in the history of compassion
  • Anyone who is quick to anger

Karen Armstrong is a British author and former nun who was awarded the $100,000 TED prize in 2008. In addition, she created the Charter for Compassion, which has been signed by over 100,000 people worldwide. Her other books include The Case for God and The Great Transformation.

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