"Just as we reject racism, sexism, ageism, and heterosexism, we reject speciesism. The species of a sentient being is no more reason to deny the protection of this basic right than race, sex, age, or sexual orientation is a reason to deny membership in the human moral community to other humans."
"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter."Gary L. Francione on Mark Twain
"Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young."Gary L. Francione on Henry Ford
"Wrinkles should merely indicate where smiles have been."Gary L. Francione on Mark Twain
"True terror is to wake up one morning and discover that your high school class is running the country."Gary L. Francione on Kurt Vonnegut
"A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age."Gary L. Francione on Robert Frost
"There is no 'need' for us to eat meat, dairy or eggs. Indeed, these foods are increasingly linked to various human diseases and animal agriculture is an environmental disaster for the planet."