'This is Baloo, an American Black Bear- he's 12 years old, and he's been in this wildlife sanctuary here in Atlanta ever since he was a little cub, and all through his life, even into adulthood, he's been keeping company with a couple of animals- well, you just wouldn't expect.'
A Black Bear named Baloo & his best friend Shere-Khan, a 12 year old Bengal Tiger.
You’ll never change, Matthew. You’re so unable to face the fact that— heroics aside— you’re just a man… no different than the rest. My self-respect almost demands that I pummel you for your presumptuous boorishness. But unlike yourself, I can embrace the baggage of my own humanity.
From Daredevil #2, by Kevin Smith and Joe Quesada.