One golden rule...

…different faiths.

Ancient "Your are another me and I am another you." ~ Unknown 

Buddhism "...a state that is not pleasing or delightful to me, how could I inflict that upon another?"  ~ Samyutta Nikaya v.353    Dalai Lama has another way of saying it... "To be contented human beings we need trust and friendship, which tends to develop much better once we realize that all beings have a right to happiness, just as we do. Taking others’ interests into account not only helps them, it also helps us. Warm-heartedness and concern for others are a part of human nature and are at the core of positive human values."

Christianity "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and  with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself."  ~ Luke 10:27

Hinduism "This is the sum of duty: do not do to others what would cause pain if done to you."  ~ Mahabharata 5:1517

Humanism " Humanists acknowledge human interdependence, the need for mutual respect and the kinship of all humanity."   ~ British Humanist Society

Islam "None of you [truly] believes until he wishes for his brother what he wishes for himself."  ~ Number 13 of Imam "Al-Nawawi's Forty Hadiths"

Judaism "...thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself."  ~ Leviticus 19:18

Native American Spirituality"All things are our relatives; what we do to everything, we do to ourselves. All is really One."   ~ Black Elk (Sioux)

Shinto "Be charitable to all beings, love is the representtive of God."   ~ Ko-ji-ki Hachiman Kasuga

Unitarian "We affirm and promote respect for the interdependent web of all existence of which we are a part."   ~Unitarian principles.

From "Images AZ" magazine, July 2013