19. Robert Louis Stevenson (1850-1894) – Scottish novelist and essayist
“We consume the carcasses of creatures of like appetites, passions and organs with our own, and fill the slaughterhouses daily with screams of pain and fear.”
20. George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) – Irish playwright and journalist, and winner of 1925 Nobel Prize for Literature
“While we ourselves are the living graves of murdered beasts, how can we expect any ideal conditions on this earth?”
“Animals are my friends… and I don’t eat my friends.”
Photo credits: Animals image from Thinkstock; Dalai Lama image from russavia/ Wikimedia Commons; Singer image from Beyond My Ken/Wikimedia Commons; All other images from Wikimedia Commons (public domain)
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