Luke 6:31

And as you would that men should do to you, do you also to them likewise.
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Clement Of Alexandria

AD 215
Here is then a comprehensive precept, and an exhortation of life, all-embracing: "As ye would that men should do unto you, do ye likewise to, them."

Tertullian of Carthage

AD 220
So that, whatever was the ampler scope of His teaching, He received it all in His heritage of the nations. "And as ye would that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise.". And, "As ye would that men should do to you, do ye likewise so to, them."

The Didache

AD 100
And all things whatsoever thou wouldst should not occur to thee, thou also to another do not do.

Theophylact of Ochrid

AD 1107
The Apostles were about to be sent out to preach and many persecutors and plotters awaited them. If the Apostles were fearful and dismayed by persecution, they might want to protect themselves from their persecutors by keeping silent and not teaching. If that happened, the radiant sun of the Gospel would be extinguished. In anticipation of this, the Lord exhorts the Apostles not to give way to defensive measures against their enemies, but instead bravely to endure all things, even insults and murderous plots. This is what He Himself did on the Cross, saying, Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do (Lk.23:34). To prove to the Apostles that this commandment to love ones enemies is possible to keep, He then says, "What you want to be done to you, do the same to others; and be to others that kind of person you want others to be to you." If you want your enemies to be hard, unfeeling, and angry towards you, then be the same yourself to them. But if you want them to be kind and ...

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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