Quotes by animals
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Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.
English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
All animals are created equal, but some are more equal than others.
American folklorist, documentary filmmaker and writer 1936-
All too often, academic departments defend their territory with the passion of cornered animals, though with far less justification.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
Animals are my friends... and I don't eat my friends.
Alfred A. Montapert
Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to.
English writer and poet 1819-1880
Animals are such agreeable friends, they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
Animals have these advantages over man: They have no theologians to instruct them, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.
American actress, singer, and author 1948-
Animals speak with pure affection. It's important to me to get something going in NY so we can get to be a no-kill city, and give the animals homes and more attention and love.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.
French actress, singer and dancer 1934-
China once again disgusts the world, portraying the image of a cruel, perverted people devoid of any feelings towards animals.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
I have no doubt that it is a part of the destiny of the human race, in its gradual improvement, to leave off eating animals, as surely as the savage tribes have left off eating each other when they came in contact with the more civilized.
French writer 1866-1944
I know at last what distinguishes man from animals; financial worries.
American novelist and short story writer 1941-
I've always thought a hotel ought to offer optional small animals. I mean a cat to sleep on your bed at night, or a dog of some kind to act pleased when you come in. You ever notice how a hotel room feels so lifeless?
French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
If everything is perfect, language is useless. This is true for animals. If animals don't speak, it's because everything's perfect for them. If one day they start to speak, it will be because the world has lost a certain sort of perfection.
English novelist, pseudonym of Maria Louise Ramé 1839-1908
In a few generations more, there will probably be no room at all allowed for animals on the earth: no need of them, no toleration of them. An immense agony will have then ceased, but with it there will also have passed away the last smile of the world's youth.
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