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I keep wondering, how many people do you need to be, before you can become yourself.
We all have this perfect little box of who we want to be, but it is unnecessary. Throw the box away. You’re already you.
Adversity is like a strong wind. It tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn, so that we see ourselves as we truly are.
The difference between appreciation and flattery? That is simple. One is sincere and the other insincere. One comes from the heart out; the other from the teeth out. One is unselfish; the other selfish. One is universally admired; the other universally condemned.
– Dale Carnegie
When I compliment you, I compliment myself, because I am who I associate with.
– Jarod Kintz
Everyone hates being humiliated. Yet, karaoke still exists…
When I look into the eyes of an animal I do not see an animal. I see a living being. I see a friend. I feel a soul.
Animals should not require our permission to live on earth. Animals were given the right to be here long before we arrived.
We have more to learn from animals than animals have to learn from us.
Only if we understand… can we care. Only if we care…we will help. Only if we help… shall they be saved.
All creatures are deserving of a life free from fear and pain.
The animals of this world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for whites.
The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction.
If I had my way…there wouldn’t be a single lion or tiger in captivity anywhere in the world. They never take to it. They’re never happy. They never settle down. You can see it in their eyes.
I know in my soul that to eat a creature who is raised to be eaten, and who never has a chance to be a real being, is unhealthy…You’re just eating misery.
– Alice Walker
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.
– His Holiness the Dalai Lama
In order to satisfy one human stomach, so many lives are taken away. We must promote vegetarianism. It is extremely important.
– His Holiness the Dalai Lama
I believe animals should be respected as citizens of this earth. They should have the right to their own freedom, their own families, and their own life.
– John Feldmann, Goldfinger
I have no doubt that it is part of the destiny of the human race in its gradual improvement to leave off eating animals.
– Henry David Thoreau
If you visit the killing floor of a slaughterhouse, it will brand your soul for life.
– Howard Lyman
How good it is to be well-fed, healthy, and kind all at the same time.
– Henry J. Heimlich
Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet.
– Albert Einstein
The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.
– Charles Darwin
When man moves away from nature his heart becomes hard.
– Native American (Lakota) Proverb
What we most need to do is to hear within us the sound of the Earth crying.
– Thich Nhat Hanh