"I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens." - Isaac Bashevis Singer
"Our obligation is to give meaning to life and in doing so to overcome the passive, indifferent life." - Elie Wiesel
"A vaccine that prevented tuberculosis would merit a Nobel Prize, but it's just very difficult to develop." - Tom Frieden
"The love of one's country is a splendid thing. But why should love stop at the border?" - Pablo Casals
"Ocean acidification is often referred to as osteoporosis of the oceans because as acidity rises, shell building creatures such as lobster, oyster, crab, shrimp, and coral are unable to extract the calcium carbonate from the water that they need to build their shells and are thus unable to survive."
- Philippe Cousteau Jr.
"When we look at modern man, we have to face the fact..that modern man suffers from a kind of poverty of he spirit which stands in glaring contrast to his scientific and technological abundance. We've learned to fly the air like birds, we've learned to swim the seas like fish, and yet we haven't learned to walk the Earth as brothers and sisters.." - Martin Luther King Jr.
"A Nation that destroys its soils destroys itself. Forests are the lungs of our land, purifying the air and giving fresh strength to our people." - Franklin D. Roosevelt
"Every one is fond of comparing himself to something great and grandiose, as Louis XIV likened himself to the sun and others have had like similes. I am more humble. I am a mere street scavenger, ( chiffoinier ) of science. With my hook in my hand and my basket on my back, I go about the streets of science, collecting what I find." - Francois Magendie
"Petting, scratching and cuddling a dog could be as soothing to the mind and heart as deep meditation and almost as good for the soul as prayer." - Dean Koontz, False Memory