As we slaughter the unique life forms that we hunger for, destroy the ecosystems we live within, and waste the areas we have no use for, we are setting the stage for our final exit. We are going to go extinct. In fact, in many ways we are already the dead.
“Humanity is not without answers or solutions regarding how to liberate
itself from scenarios that invariably end with mass exterminations.
Tools such as compassion, trust, empathy, love, and ethical discernment
are already in our possession. The next sensible step would be to use
Splendid Literarium: A Treasury of Stories, Aphorisms, Poems, and Essays
“A shell in the pit," said I, "if the worst comes to worst will kill them all."
intense excitement of the events had no doubt left my perceptive powers
in a state of erethism. I remember that dinner table with extraordinary
vividness even now. My dear wife's sweet anxious face peering at me
from under the pink lampshade, the white cloth with it silver and glass
table furniture—for in those days even philosophical writers had
luxuries—the crimson-purple wine in my glass, are photographically
distinct. At the end of it I sat, tempering nuts with a cigarette,
regretting Ogilvy's rashness, and denouncing the shortsighted timidity
of the Martians.
So some respectable dodo in the Mauritius might
have lorded it in his nest, and discussed the arrival of that shipful of
pitiless sailors in want of animal food. "We will peck them to death
tomorrow, my dear.”
H.G. Wells, The War of the Worlds
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