Thursday August 6th 2015

thursday-august-6th-2015-2 Compassion

“When man learns to respect even the smallest being of Creation,
whether animal or vegetable,
nobody has to teach him to love his fellow man.
Compassion for animals is intimately connected with goodness of character,
and it may be confidently asserted that
he who is cruel to animals cannot be a good man.”

~ Albert Schweitzer

Albert Schweitzer (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) A Franco-German (Alsatian) theologian, organist, philosopher, physician, and medical missionary. He received the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize for his philosophy of “Reverence for Life”. Source | More |Papers

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