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.
Cesar E. Chavez
United Farm Workers of America
“Kindness and compassion towards all living things is a mark of a
civilized society. Conversely, cruelty, whether it is directed against
human beings or against animals, is not the exclusive province of any
one culture or community of people … Only when we have become nonviolent
towards all life will we have learned to live well ourselves.”