Vegetarianism Quotes and Sayings
Heart attacks… God’s revenge for eating his little animal friends.
I will not eat anything that walks, runs, skips, hops or crawls. God knows that I’ve crawled on occasion, and I’m glad that no one ate me.
– Alex Poulos
I did not become a vegetarian for my health, I did it for the health of the chickens.
– Isaac Bashevis
Now I can look at you in peace; I don’t eat you any more.
– Franz Kafka
I think if you want to eat more meat you should kill it yourself and eat it raw so that you are not blinded by the hypocrisy of having it processed for you.
– Margi Clark
Vegetarian: A person who eats only side dishes.
– Gerald Lieberman
If we aren’t supposed to eat animals, then why are they made of meat?
Look, PETA! If God hadn’t wanted us to eat animals, he wouldn’t have made them so darn tasty!
– Stephen Colbert
If slaughterhouses had glass walls, we would all be vegetarian.
– Paul McCartney
Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet.
– Albert Einstein
Being vegetarian here also means that we do not consume dairy and egg products, because they are products of the meat industry. If we stop consuming, they will stop producing. Only collective awakening can create enough determination for action.
– Thich Nhat Hanh
By eating meat we share the responsibility of climate change, the destruction of our forests, and the poisoning of our air and water. The simple act of becoming a vegetarian will make a difference in the health of our planet.
– Thich Nhat Hanh
Thanksgiving dinner’s sad and thankless Christmas dinner’s dark and blue When you stop and try to see it From the turkey’s point of view.
– Shel Silverstein
For the most part, we carnivores do not eat other carnivores. We prefer to eat our vegetarian friends.
Vegetarianism is harmless enough, though it is apt to fill a man with wind and self-righteousness.
– Robert Hutchison
We know we cannot be kind to animals until we stop exploiting them — exploiting animals in the name of science, exploiting animals in the name of sport, exploiting animals in the name of fashion, and yes, exploiting animals in the name of food.
– César Chávez
To my mind, the life of a lamb is no less precious than that of a human being. The more helpless the creature, the more it is entitled to protection by man from the cruelty of man.
– Mahatma Gandhi
A vegetarian is a person who won’t eat anything that can have children.
– David Brenner
The human body has no more need for cows’ milk than it does for dogs’ milk, horses’ milk, or giraffes’ milk.
– Michael Klaper
As long as Man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings, he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love.