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.
David Starr Jordan, MD
Educator, scientist and peace activist. An expert in many fields, he was
president of Indiana University and later president of Stanford University.
“Be a life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived
“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.”