Category: Hot Quotes

The hottest quotes the C.T.L.S. community just can’t stop talking about!

"Human babies are not born self-aware or capable of grasping their lives over time. They are not persons. Hence their lives would seem to be no more worthy of protection that the life of a fetus." - Peter Singer, Professor, Princeton University

Peter Singer: Babies Are No More Worthy of Protection Than A Fetus

“Human babies are not born self-aware or capable of grasping their lives over time. They are not persons. Hence their lives would seem to be no more worthy of protection than the life of a fetus.” – Peter Singer, Professor, Princeton University (Photo by: Donnie Ray Jones) Quote Source: http://www.lifenews.com/2006/09/12/bio-1766/ Read more →

“Dear god. Please use Ebola to infect the @NRA and it’s various members. For they are A true virus and true terrorists in America.” - Mike Dickinson, Congressional Candidate - Virginia

Mike Dickinson: God… Please Use Ebola to Infect the NRA

“Dear god. Please use Ebola to infect the @NRA and it’s various members. For they are A true virus and true terrorists in America.” – Mike Dickinson, Congressional Candidate – Virginia Photo by Josh Lopez Quote Source: http://www.ijreview.com/2015/01/223770-gqs-list-craziest-politicians-ants-short-picnic-helping/ Read more →

"I do not believe that a human being has a right to life … I would rather have medical experiments done on our children than on animals."

‘I would rather have medical experiments done … on our children than on animals.’

“I do not believe that a human being has a right to life … I would rather have medical experiments done on our children than on animals.”-Unknown person, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. Photo by Upsilon Andromedae. Quote Source: Lukman Harees’ The Mirage of Dignity on the Highways of Human ‘Progress’ Read more →

"We in the Green movement aspire to a cultural model in which the killing of a forest will be considered more contemptible and more criminal than the sale of 6-year-old children to Asian brothels."

Carl Armery: Cutting Down Forests is Worse than Sale of Children to Brothels

“We in the Green movement aspire to a cultural model in which the killing of a forest will be considered more contemptible and more criminal than the sale of 6-year-old children to Asian brothels.”-Carl Armery, Green Party in West Germany. Photo by McD22. Quote Source: http://www.aim.org/wls/author/carl-amery/ Read more →

"We are not interested in the utility of a particular species, of a free-flowing river, or ecosystem to mankind. They have intrinsic value, more value - to me - than another human being, or a billion of them."

David Graber: One Billion Humans are Less Valuable than Rivers

“We are not interested in the utility of a particular species, of a free-flowing river, or ecosystem to mankind. They have intrinsic value, more value – to me – than another human being, or a billion of them.” By David Graber, Biologist with the U.S. National Park Service. Photo by Nithi Anand. Quote Source: http://www.thealternativeview.com/thewildlandsproject.htm Read more →

"Given the total, absolute, and final disappearance of Homo sapiens, then not only would the Earth's community of Life continue to exist, but in all probability, its well-being would be enhanced. Our presence, in short, is not needed."

Paul Taylor: Earth Better Off Without Humans

“Given the total, absolute, and final disappearance of Homo sapiens, then not only would the Earth’s community of Life continue to exist, but in all probability, its well-being would be enhanced. Our presence, in short, is not needed.”-Paul Taylor, author of Respect for Nature: A Theory of Environmental Ethics. Photo by Niranjan Ramesh. Quote Source: Respect for Nature: A Theory… Read more →