Will Rogers — American Actor born on November 04, 1879, died on August 15, 1935

William Penn Adair "Will" Rogers was an American cowboy, vaudeville performer, humorist, newspaper columnist, social commentator, and stage and motion picture actor... (wikipedia)

No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don't want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life's change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new. Steve Jobs
Her angel's face, As the great eye of heaven shined bright, And made a sunshine in the shady place. Edmund Spenser
My mother early on taught us to respect all animals, and I mean all animals - not just cats and dogs but rats and snakes and spiders and fish and wildlife, so I really grew up believing they are just like us and just as deserving of consideration. Joanna Lumley
Of all things visible, the highest is the heaven of the fixed stars. Nicolaus Copernicus
The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs. Charles de Gaulle