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197 Greatest Quotes About Animal


I like some animals more than some people, some people more than some animals. Jane Goodall
I'm a giraffe. I even walk like a giraffe with a long neck and legs. It's a pretty dumb animal, mind you. Sophia Loren
Do you know why most survivors of the Holocaust are vegan? It's because they know what it's like to be treated like an animal. Chuck Palahniuk
I prefer the company of animals more than the company of humans. Certainly, a wild animal is cruel. But to be merciless is the privilege of civilized humans. Sigmund Freud
I think that sacrifices of animals in the name of religion are barbarous and they degrade the name of religion. Jawaharlal Nehru
All war is a symptom of man's failure as a thinking animal. John Steinbeck
Having my animals or my children with me exorcises that feeling of not being wanted. Eartha Kitt
Without animals, there would be no humanity. In a world of just people, people will mean nothing . . . Chuck Palahniuk
You don’t want people to be kind to animals because they’re animals, you just want people to be kind to animals because one of them might be you. Terry Pratchett
Having respect for animals makes us better humans. Jane Goodall
It is just like man's vanity and impertinence to call an animal dumb because it is dumb to his dull perceptions. . Mark Twain
The human being is in the most literal sense a political animal, not merely a gregarious animal, but an animal which can individuate itself only in the midst of society. Karl Marx
There are some four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Four million different solutions to the problems of staying alive. David Attenborough
The proper definition of a man is an animal that writes letters. Lewis Carroll
I'm really an animal guy. I express myself in different ways as an animal. Justin Bieber
As for politics, I’m an anarchist. I hate governments and rules and fetters. Can’t stand caged animals. People must be free. Charlie Chaplin
I'm not a vegetarian, but I eat animals who are. Groucho Marx
If you love animals, don't eat them. Bryan Adams
I've never met an animal I didn't like, and I can't say the same thing about people. Doris Day
Man is the only animal that must be encouraged to live. Friedrich Nietzsche
You know, sometimes the world seems like a pretty mean place.' 'That's why animals are so soft and huggy. Bill Watterson
I guess I’m a little weird. I like to talk to trees and animals. That’s okay though; I have more fun than most people. Bob Ross
We all have to control our feelings. That's the thing that separates us from animals. Mike Tyson
When man is not properly trained, he is the most savage animal on the face of the globe. Plato
You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us. Robert Louis Stevenson
You can judge a man's true character by the way he treats his fellow animals. Paul McCartney
Only when we have become nonviolent towards all life will we have learned to live well with others. Cesar Chavez
I gave my beauty and my youth to men. I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals. Brigitte Bardot
A racing car is an animal with a thousand adjustments. Mario Andretti
He who does not love his own language is worse than an animal and smelly fish. Jose Rizal
Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages. Thomas Jefferson
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence. Erich Fromm
The soul of man is divided into three parts, intelligence, reason, and passion. Intelligence and passion are possessed by other animals, but reason by man alone. Pythagoras
Recognize meat for what it really is: the antibiotic- and pesticide-laden corpse of a tortured animal. Ingrid Newkirk
At times almost all of us envy the animals. They suffer and die, but do not seem to make a "problem" of it. Alan Watts
There is no fundamental difference between man and animals in their ability to feel pleasure and pain, happiness, and misery. Charles Darwin
It is much easier to show compassion to animals. They are never wicked. Haile Selassie
People are not going to care about animal conservation unless they think that animals are worthwhile. David Attenborough
Compassion for animals is intimately associated with goodness of character, and it may be confidently asserted that he who is cruel to animals cannot be a good man. Arthur Schopenhauer
Man is an animal that makes bargains: no other animal does this - no dog exchanges bones with another. Adam Smith
It doesn't matter if a cat is black or white, so long as it catches mice. Deng Xiaoping
Human beings are pattern-seeking animals who will prefer even a bad theory or a conspiracy theory to no theory at all. Christopher Hitchens
I think I could turn and live with animals, they are so placid and self-contain'd, I stand and look at them long and long. Walt Whitman
The only animals I'm not comfortable with are parrots, but I'm learning as I go. I'm getting better and better at 'em. I really am. Steve Irwin
I'm not over-fond of animals. I am merely astounded by them. David Attenborough
Anytime you see a turtle up on top of a fence post, you know he had some help. Alex Haley
The more I see of men, the better I like my dog. Frederick The Great
Intelligence is the ability of a species to live in harmony with its environment. Paul Watson
I value my garden more for being full of blackbirds than of cherries, and very frankly give them fruit for their songs. Joseph Addison
The man who kills the animals today is the man who kills the people who get in his way tomorrow. Dian Fossey
People look at me like I'm a little strange, when I go around talking to squirrels and rabbits and stuff. That's ok. That's just ok. Bob Ross