Chimpanzees have blurred the line that once existed between ‘man’ and ‘beast’. The chimpanzees taught us that, after all, we humans aren’t as unique, compared to the rest of the animal kingdom, as we used to think.

If only we can overcome cruelty, to human and animal, with love and compassion we shall stand at the threshold of a new era in human moral and spiritual evolution — and realize, at last, our most unique quality: humanity

—Jane Goodall, born April 3rd, 1934. (photos by Michael Nichols and Hugo van Iawick)

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trios

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ydrill:

The infinite patience of dogs.


Seven week old puppies playing with mommy.

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wonderous-world:

The stunning sight of hundreds of bright blue butterflies was almost too much for the six-month-old kitten, Lepa, as he bounced over and started trying to catch them. The comical chase was captured by student Natalia Moldovanova in Leningrad Oblast, Russia. After awhile Lepa got tired and collapsed among the butterflies, seemingly in paradise | Article.


jheneaiko:

doomed

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jemstheresa:

fangirl challenge » [8/20] platonic ships

Mako/Bolin (The Legend of Korra)