Mark Bittner wrote in The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill this St. Francis of Assisi quotation:
If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and pity, you will have men who will deal likewise with their fellow men.
I liked it, and wanted to share. I think I like it because it pretty much explains why I picked up a baby bird at the subway station and scoop honeybees out of the pool. Which is good, because I'm sure most people just think I'm a little off, LOL.
More Costa Rica is coming, I swear!