-Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)
-Charles Darwin (1809-1882)
- Congressman Dennis Kucinich (OH)
"We must never permit the voice of humanity within us to be silenced. It is man's sympathy with all creatures that first makes him truly a man."
“Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.”
-Albert Schweitzer (1875-1965)
"If a man earnestly seeks a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from animal food..."
-Leonardo Da Vinci
-Ellen White, founder Seventh Day Adventists (1864)
"The man who regards his own life and that of his fellow creatures as meaningless is not merely unhappy but hardly fit for life."
"The important thing is not to stop questioning."
-Albert Einstein (1879-1955)
"To my mind the life of a lamb is no less precious than that of a human being. I should be unwilling to take the life of a lamb for the sake of the human body. I hold that, the more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to the protection by man from the cruelty of man."
"I have learned through bitter experience the one supreme lesson to conserve my anger, and as heat conserved is transmitted into energy, even so our anger controlled can be transmitted into a power that can move the world."
-Mohandas Gandhi (1869-1948)
-Thomas A. Edison
-John Henry Newman, Roman Catholic Cardinal (1801-90)
-Hippocrates (?460 BC - ?377 BC)
-Dr. Louis J. Camuti
-Isaac Bustos, age 9, Public School 32-Bronx NY
-Marc Bouwer, Designer
-Henry David Thoreau
-Ben Kenney of The Roots