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· The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
 ~ Mahatma Gandhi
http://thinkexist.com/quotation/ the_greatness_of_a_nation_and_its_moral_progress/189870.html


· Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
 ~ Martin Luther King, Jr.
 http://www.quotationspage.com/quote/24972.html

· 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.
~ Edward Abbey
 http://www.quotationspage.com/search.php3?Search=animal&Author=&page=2

· 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.
~ Albert Einstein

· 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.
 ~ Stephen Hawking
http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/quotes/s/ stephenhaw447569.html#LCyRW7BhyRqsLQKW.99

· … 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 habitats..' http://paper.li/humane_rights/1304168749?_escaped_fragment_=

· Scientists estimate that we are losing more than 137 species of plants and animals every single day because of rainforest deforestation.
 http://www.rain-tree.com/facts.htm

· 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)
http://www.iwise.com/vid/n9c5Z
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RkBU3aYsf0Q



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