Animal abuse is rampant in the U.S., right under everyone's eyes, for the of the public. The brutal confinement and pain of methods of wild animals in the circus, the aquatic and theatrical shows, leads to retaliation by the animals. Eventually they find the right time to strike out, and they will.

Tippi Hedren

I don't have to participate in another culture's ceremonies in order to respect that culture.

Sherman Alexie

I a period of frightening clarity in those moments when nature is so beautiful. I am no sure of myself, and the paintings appear as in a dream.

Vincent Van Gogh

Little children love bright, shiny things – and in my experience, most grown-up women aren't very different!

Sheherazade Goldsmith

After you play a part, you think of it as your own.

Gena Rowlands

I truly appreciate the special qualities that America and American national myths offer me.