Tuesday, September 29, 2009

fox, kitsune, kumiho, huli jing

"Animals are such agreeable friends- they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms." -George Eliot

"Our task must be to free ourselves... by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty." -Albert Einstein

"Life is as dear to a mute creature as it is to man. Just as one wants happiness and fears pain, just as one wants to live and not die, so do other creatures." -Dalai Lama

"Each species is a masterpiece, a creation assembled with extreme care and genius." -Edward O. Wilson

"Think occasionally of the suffering of which you spare yourself the sight." -Albert Schweitzer

"We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form." -William Ralph Inge, Outspoken Essays, 1922

1 comment:

  1. Shelley Petlansky WatkinsApril 27, 2013 at 7:28 AM

    Thank you for speaking out for the voiceless. Grateful to be vegan.