Images with Quotes - Page 5
Concern for animals is a matter of taking the side of the weak against the strong, something the best people have always done.
– Harriet Beecher Stowe
We call them dumb animals, and so they are, for they cannot tell us how they feel, but they do not suffer less because they have no words.
– Anna Sewell
Murderers … very often start out by killing and torturing animals as kids.
– Robert K. Ressler
Every animal knows more than you do.
– Native American Proverb
An animal experiment cannot be justifiable unless the experiment is so important that the use of a brain-damaged human would be justifiable.
– Peter Singer
If a man aspires towards a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from injury to animals.
– Albert Einstein
A good deed done to an animal is as meritorious as a good deed done to a human being, while an act of cruelty to an animal is a bad as an act of cruelty to a human being.
– Prophet Mohammed
I have always felt that the way we treat animals is a pretty good indicator of the compassion we are capable of for the human race.
– Ali McGraw
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
– Immanuel Kant
We cannot glimpse the essential life of a caged animal, only the shadow of its former beauty.
– Julia Allen Field
Our treatment of animals will someday be considered barbarous. There cannot be perfect civilization until man realizes that the rights of every living creature are as sacred as his own.
– Dr. David Starr Jordan
For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love.
Compassion for animals is intimately connected with goodness of character; and it may be confidently asserted that he who is cruel to animals cannot be a good man.
– Arthur Schopenhauer
Humanity’s true moral test, its fundamental test consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy: animals.
– Milan Kundera
If you have men who will exclude any of God’s creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men.
– St. Francis of Assisi
The life spark in my eyes is in no way different than the life spark in the eyes of any other sentient being.
– Michael Stepaniak
Wear your own skin.
God made all the creatures and gave them our love and our fear,
To give sign, we and they are His children, one family here.
– Robert Browning
Because the heart beats under a covering of hair, of fur, feathers, or wings, it is, for that reason, to be of no account?
– Jean Paul Richter
When it comes to having a central nervous system, and the ability to feel pain, hunger, and thirst, a rat is a pig is a dog is a boy.
– Ingrid Newkirk