I hope SeaWorld is exploring how, like Ringling, it can get out of the wild animal business.
Just as radical heirs apparent are said to lay aside all inconvenient revolutionary opinions when they come to the throne, it was believed that Mr. Mill in Parliament would be an entirely different person from Mr. Mill in his study.
Drink to me only with thine eyes, And I will pledge with mine; Or leave a kiss but in the cup And I’ll not look for wine.
Never doubt that one person can make a difference.
If you be sick, your own thoughts make you sick.
Vice Is like a fury to the vicious mind, And turns delight itself to punishment.
To me, it is one world, and the non-human animals bear the brunt of oppression and suffering.
A lot of people have culturally induced ethical blindness, but they can be cured!
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak, and to speak well, are two things.
Being asked to support humane meat means being asked to support the suffering of animals in transport, to approve of treatment that causes them palpable fear, their bodies shaking and their eyes wide as saucers, as they are slung by their legs into crates that are slammed onto the back of a truck.