Inspire us with your fav quote

Started Dec 30, 2010 | Discussions thread
Soenda
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In reply to Don_D, Jan 3, 2011

Don_D wrote:

520man wrote:

I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself. A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough
without ever having felt sorry for itself.

D.H. Lawrence

Provocative....We humans think that we alone among the animals have a sense of self.
Do we really know this?

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A quick look on Google, searching "self awareness animals," reveals that apes, dolphins, elephants and magpies have been shown to have self awareness. I believe that crows belong on the list, too.
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