If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than human beings.
Kindness is the language through which
the blind can see
the deaf can hear and
the dumb can follow.
If each of us can be helped by science to live a hundred years, what will it profit us if our hates and fears, our loneliness and our remorse will not permit us to enjoy them?
What use is an extra year or two to the man who “kills” what time he has?