“Just as a mother would protect her only child with her life, even so let one cultivate a boundless love towards all beings.”

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This is a genuine quote from the Buddhist scriptures. It’s from the Karaniya Metta Sutta:

“Just as a mother would protect her only child with her life, even so let one cultivate a boundless love towards all beings.” Buddha

2 thoughts on ““Just as a mother would protect her only child with her life, even so let one cultivate a boundless love towards all beings.””

    1. Yes, I am. Other scholars have disagreed with him, and my grasp of Pali is too basic to know who, if anyone, is right!

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