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Empathy is the capacity to share or recognize emotions experienced by another person, animal or fellow creature.  There is a theory that to be able to demonstrate compassion, that is actively and effectively be caring, one needs empathy rather than sympathy.  Sympathy is extending compassion towards someone but is inactive, but by being able to empathise with a person one is better able to provide the right kind of support.


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