Veggie Quotes

I do not regard flesh-food as necessary for us at any stage and under any clime in which it is possible for human beings ordinarily to live, I hold flesh-food to be unsuited to our species.

Mahatma Gandhi

Hindu pacifist and spiritual leader, (1869-1948)

Vegan Club


This Christmas season, as we think of goodwill to all people, let’s also show compassion and goodwill to all living beings, including the innocent animals.

Mark Fergusson

Chief Vegetarian Officer

Goodwill to All Living Beings


One day the absurdity of the almost universal human belief in the slavery of other animals will be palpable. We shall then have discovered our souls and become worthier of sharing this planet with them.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Earth News November 2011


"The 5-unit BMI [body mass index] difference between vegans and non-vegetarians indicates a substantial potential of vegetarianism to protect against obesity.

Vegetarian diets may play a beneficial role in promoting health and preventing obesity."

May 2009 Study - published in Diabetes Care

Earth News December 2012


"When making food choices, consumers may need to consider the entire cost of their diets. Cheap food that provides few nutrients may actually be “expensive” for the consumer from a nutritional economy perspective, whereas a food with a higher retail price that provides large amounts of nutrients may actually be quite cheap.”

May 2012 USDA Report,

Earth News June 2012


Intellectually, human beings and animals may be different, but it's pretty obvious that animals have a rich emotional life and that they feel joy and pain. It's easy to forget the connection between a hamburger and the cow it came from.

Moby

Earth News January 2011


I do not regard flesh-food as necessary for us at any stage and under any clime in which it is possible for human beings ordinarily to live. I hold flesh-food to be unsuited to our species. We err in copying the lower animal world - if we are superior to it.

Mohandas Gandhi

Earth News August 2011


Part of my reason for being vegetarian was because it practices respect and love for life all through the day, so three times a day, you make a decision to eat things that have not been killed.

Natalie Portman

Earth News July 2010


Wow, wow, wow! I never imagined meatless meals could be so satisfying.

Oprah Winfrey

Oprah’s Blog, June 04, 2008

Oprahs Blog


The Gods created certain kinds of beings to replenish our bodies; they are the trees and the plants and the seeds.

Plato

Greek philosopher, (circa 428-347 B.C.)

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