Quotations Archive From all-creatures.org
This Quotations Archive contains words from famous and some
not so famous people who have expressed a sense of love, compassion, and respect
for all of God's creation: for people, for animals, and for the environment.
They speak of our teaching methods and philosophy. They speak of a
lifestyle of non-violence. They seek to eliminate cruelty and
suffering. They seek to wake us up. They seek to give us hope.
"Let us remember that we who desire peace on this planet desire it for all
animals, not just those of our own species. Other animals are not inferior,
just different from us." And (one of the five precepts) "I undertake the
rule of training to refrain from harming living things." Also (in the Noble
Eightfold Path, part of the Fourth Noble Truth), "Right conduct. Never kill
or harm any living creature."
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