I posted this on my BLOG FOR CHANGE (under ABOLITIONIST in the first drop down box) this morning and felt it was important to reiterate. Goodall gives 4 reasons she has hope for animals and the their world: 1) The Human Brain 2) The Indomitable Human Spirit 3) The Resilience of Nature and 4)The Determination of Young People. Read more.. Her important point is that without hope, people feel helpless to make change. I think hope is vital to the art of living well.