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.
Frederic Addison McGrand
(1895-1988) Physician, Politician, Humanitarian, and a Founder of the Canadian Humane Societies
"Cruelty has cursed the human family for countless ages. It is almost
impossible for one to be cruel to animals and kind to humans. If
children are permitted to be cruel to their pets and other animals, they
easily learn to get the same pleasure from the misery of fellow-humans.
Such tendencies can easily lead to crime."