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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.

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William Wilberforce
English politician, philanthropist, became an evangelical Christian committed to reform, leader of the movement to abolish the slave trade
(1759-1833)

"You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again taht you did not know."

“Accustom yourself to look first to the dreadful consequences of failure; then fix your eye on the glorious prize which is before you; and when your strength begins to fail, and your spirits are well nigh exhausted, let the animating view rekindle your resolution, and call forth in renewed vigour the fainting energies of your soul.”

“True Christians consider themselves not as satisfying some rigorous creditor, but as discharging a debt of gratitude.”

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