· The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its
animals are treated.
in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious
Luther King, Jr.
· Whenever I see a
photograph of some sportsman grinning over his kill, I am always impressed by
the striking moral and esthetic superiority of the dead animal to the live one.
· The world is a dangerous place to live,
not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do
anything about it.
· We are in danger of destroying ourselves
by our greed and stupidity. We cannot remain looking inwards at ourselves on a
small and increasingly polluted and overcrowded planet.
· … over 69,000 acres of rainforest are
burned every day in the world. That is over 150 acres lost every minute of every
day. Experts estimate that at the current rate of destruction, the last
remaining rainforests could be consumed in less than 40 years. Experts also
estimate that we are losing 130 species of plants, animals and insects every
single day as they become extinct from the loss of rainforest land and
· Scientists estimate that we are losing
more than 137 species of plants and animals every single day because of
Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution.
Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.
~Thomas A. Edison Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)