"They [gorillas] are brave and loyal. They help each other. They
rival elephants as parents and whales for gentleness. They play and have
humor and they harm nothing. They are what we should be. I don't know if
we'll ever get there.
...You have to love animals for what they are or leave them alone. The
best thing you can do for them if you love them is leave them alone and
see that other people do too.
...Wild animals are not meant to be owned, any more than human beings
are. Nobody has the right to pass a cougar or a gorilla on from hand to
-"The Lady and Her Tiger"
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