He who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love

As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love. 

Ovid

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Johann Heinrich Schönfeld (1609–1684)  Scythians at the Tomb of Ovid Date circa 1640

 

 

 

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