A cobra's bite hurts so little that the creature is almost, legally speaking, a vivisector who inflicts no pain.
Any vivisector would, if he had the courage of his opinions.
It is you who are the vivisector—a far crueller, more wanton vivisector than he.
Had I known you were a vivisector, I should not only have refused to marry you, I should have declined to associate with you.
The object of the sportsman is to kill, and the object of the vivisector is to keep his victim alive while he cuts it up.
Indeed no criminal has yet had the impudence to argue as every vivisector argues.