165 Vegan Health Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of vegan health quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about vegetarian health.

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The Most Famous Vegan Health Quotes (Best in 2024)

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I try to stick to a vegan diet heavy on fruit and vegetables. — Clint Eastwood

The more animal products you remove from your diet, the better you feel. The difference between vegetarian and vegan is huge. I feel so much better as a vegan. — Pamela Anderson

A plant-based diet is more likely to produce good health and to reduce sharply the risk of heart problems, cancer, diabetes, osteoporosis, gallstones, and kidney disease. — T. Colin Campbell

Veganism gives us all the opportunity to say what we "stand for" in life- the ideal of healthy, humane living. Add decades to your life, with a clear conscience as a bonus. — Donald Watson

My best year of track competition was the first year I ate a vegan diet. — Carl Lewis

I've found that eating vegan the last five or six months has really given me energy, I feel good and I look fabulous. — Ted Danson

The key to good health is to focus on nourishing your body with whole, nutrient-dense foods. — Steven Gundry

The vegan lifestyle is a compassionate way to live that supports life, supports fairness and equality, and promotes freedom. — Robert Cheeke

The key to vibrant health is to nourish your body with whole, nutrient-dense foods. — Eric Berg

It’s important to eat a wide variety of foods to ensure we’re getting all the nutrients our bodies need. — Rhonda Patrick

Short Vegan Health Quotes

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  • I can't think of anything better in the world to be but a vegan. — Alicia Silverstone
  • Behind every beautiful fur, there is a story. It is a bloody, barbaric story. — Mary Tyler Moore
  • We all love animals. Why do we call some 'pets' and others 'dinner?' — K. D. Lang
  • It takes nothing away from a human to be kind to an animal. — Joaquin Phoenix
  • If you visit the killing floor of a slaughterhouse, it will brand your soul for life. — Howard Lyman
  • If vegetarians eat vegetables, what do humanitarians eat — Steven Wright
  • We are, quite literally, gambling with the future of our planet- for the sake of hamburgers — Peter Singer
  • If you could see or feel the suffering you wouldn't think twice. Give back life. Don't eat meat. — Kim Basinger
  • If a kid ever realized what was involved in factory farming, they would never touch meat again. — James Cromwell
  • If you step back and look at the data, the optimum amount of red meat you eat should be zero. — Walter Willett
Vegan health quote I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.

Vegan Diet Quotes

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I think 'vegan' is a beautiful word. It is more than just a description for our diet. I see it as a visible template for an ethical, healthy, responsible, and rational life. Because it describes our character, it says we do not take the life of another living being to satisfy our wants. — Philip Wollen

When you're vegan, you spend your time chasing protein, and you're eating food that's way too high in carbs. I could never catch up on protein. — Rick Rubin

Cakes are healthy too, you just eat a small slice. — Mary Berry

Vegan health quote Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.

So nothing fancy, maybe simple stuff… we’re missing regular, normal Earth food. — Sergei Krikalev

Knowing thousands of recipes doesn’t feed you, unless you start cooking. — Leo Babauta

Eating well and staying active is the necessary base to a clear complexion and a healthy body and mind. — Hannah Bronfman

Vegan health quote Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory.
Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory.

What you eat don’t make me sh*t. That might work for you, that don’t mean it’s going to work for me. — 21 Savage

Over the past 6 months, I have been playing around with my macros, and I’m really starting to see what works for me. — Martyn Ford

This can vary massively depending on what I’m training for, but I can consume anywhere from 4,500 to 8,000 calories per day. — Martyn Ford

Veganism isn’t just a strict vegetarian diet; it is a complete philosophical viewpoint. It is practical in outlook, simple to understand and aspires to the highest environmental and spiritual values. I am sure it holds the key to a future lifestyle for a humane planetary guardianship. — Howard Lyman

Vegetarian Health Quotes

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People are fed by the food industry, which pays no attention to health, and are treated by the health industry, which pays no attention to food. — Wendell Berry

I don't have any understanding of a human being who doesn't respect the beauty of life and that goes for all creatures that have thoughts, feelings and needs. — Alicia Silverstone

Vegetarian food leaves a deep impression on our nature. If the whole world adopts vegetarianism, it can change the destiny of humankind. — Albert Einstein

Vegan health quote I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.

You can't make people change, but the organizers of WorldFest hope that people consider being vegetarian for both moral and health reasons — Grace Slick

If slaughterhouses had glass walls, everyone would be vegetarian. We feel better about ourselves and better about the animals, knowing we're not contributing to their pain. — Linda McCartney

Children who grow up getting nutrition from plant foods rather than meats have a tremendous health advantage. They are less likely to develop weight problems, diabetes, high blood pressure and some forms of cancer — Benjamin Spock

Vegan health quote Happiness is the highest form of health.
Happiness is the highest form of health.

In their behavior toward creatures, all men are Nazis. Human beings see oppression vividly when they're the victims. Otherwise they victimize blindly and without a thought. — Isaac Bashevis Singer

When people ask me why I don't eat meat or any other animal products, I say, 'Because they are unhealthy and they are the product of a violent and inhumane industry.' — Casey Affleck

Men hunt I think maybe because they have something wrong with their own equipment and they need something else to shoot. — Pamela Anderson

The gods created certain kinds of beings to replenish our bodies... they are the trees and the plants and the seeds. — Plato

Vegan Food Quotes

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Vegan food is soul food in its truest form. Soul food means to feed the soul. And, to me, your soul is your intent. If your intent is pure, you are pure. — Erykah Badu

The meat industry spends hundreds of millions of dollars lying to the public about their product. But no amount of false propaganda can sanitize meat. The facts are absolutely clear: Eating meat is bad for human health, catastrophic for the environment, and a living nightmare for animals — Chrissie Hynde

In 1968, I became a vegetarian after realizing that animals feel afraid, cold, hungry, and unhappy like we do. — Cesar Chavez

Vegan health quote Healthy is an outfit that looks different on everybody.
Healthy is an outfit that looks different on everybody.

Recognize meat for what it really is: the antibiotic- and pesticide-laden corpse of a tortured animal. — Ingrid Newkirk

I haven't bought any leather articles for a very long time. My ideal is to be able to avoid all animal products, in food as well as clothing. — Martina Navratilova

I have no doubt that it is part of the destiny of the human race in its gradual improvement, to leave off eating animals. — Henry David Thoreau

Vegan health quote I've decided to be happy because it is good for my health.
I've decided to be happy because it is good for my health.

The standard four food groups are based on American agricultural lobbies. Why do we have a milk group? Because we have a National Dairy Council. Why do we have a meat group? Because we have an extremely powerful meat lobby. — Marion Nestle

Absolutely fell in love with the idea and the power that the training and food has and can have over your life. — Martyn Ford

I’m a huge foodie, but I’m also very conscious about what I put in my body. — Hannah Bronfman

People feel poorly because they are nourished by foods you wouldn't feed to your dog and cat. The rich western diet is full of fat, sugar, cholesterol, salt, animal protein - all the wrong foods for people. — John A. McDougall

Vegan Quotes

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The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything. — Albert Einstein

The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man. — Charles Darwin

Heaven is by favor; if it were by merit your dog would go in and you would stay out. Of all the creatures ever made (man) is the most detestable. Of the entire brood, he is the only one... that possesses malice. He is the only creature that inflicts pain for sport, knowing it to be pain. — Mark Twain

Vegan health quote He who has health, has hope, and he who has hope, has everything.
He who has health, has hope, and he who has hope, has everything.

Any religion or philosophy which is not based on a respect for life is not a true religion or philosophy. — Albert Schweitzer

Alas, what wickedness to swallow flesh into our own flesh, to fatten our greedy bodies by cramming in other bodies, to have one living creature fed by the death of another! — Pythagoras

The idea that some lives matter less is the root of all that is wrong with the world. — Paul Farmer

Vegan health quote Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.
Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.

We torture and kill two billion sentient living beings every week. 10,000 entire species are wiped out every year because of the actions of one, and we are now facing the sixth mass extinction in cosmological history. If any other organism did this, a biologist would consider them a virus. — Philip Wollen

Animals can't really voice their opinion. We feel as though we can be on of the spokespeople on their behalf. — River Phoenix

Basically, the reason I'm vegan is because when I was about 16 or 17 years old, I began to understand that we don't need to contribute to the killing and exploitation of animals to feed our bodies correctly. — Daniel Johns

Auschwitz begins wherever someone looks at a slaughterhouse and thinks: they’re only animals. — Theodor Adorno

Vegetarian Diet Quotes

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Meat is a wasteful use of water and creates a lot of greenhouse gases. It puts enormous pressure on the world's resources. A vegetarian diet is better. — Nicholas Stern

Eating a vegetarian diet, walking (exercising) everyday, and meditating is considered radical. Allowing someone to slice your chest open and graft your leg veins in your heart is considered normal and conservative. — Dean Ornish

I don't understand why asking people to eat a well-balanced vegetarian diet is considered drastic, while it is medically conservative to cut people open and put them on cholesterol lowering drugs for the rest of their lives. — Dean Ornish

Vegan health quote Feeling healthy and feeling good about yourself is not a luxury, It's an absolut
Feeling healthy and feeling good about yourself is not a luxury, It's an absolute necessity

I didn’t invent the Taco, but I believe I improved it. — Glen Bell

Bananas are the base of all my smoothies! They are packed with potassium and give a solid base flavor. — Hannah Bronfman

The world's strongest animals are plant eaters. Gorillas, Buffaloes, Elephants and me. — Patrik Baboumian

Vegan health quote Being healthy and fit isn't a fad or a trend. Instead, It;s a lifestyle.
Being healthy and fit isn't a fad or a trend. Instead, It;s a lifestyle.

Adding chlorella and chlorophyll to your smoothie gives you the benefits of leafy greens in their most raw form. — Hannah Bronfman

Almond milk is a great source of omega fatty acids and fiber without being high in fat. — Hannah Bronfman

I became a vegetarian out of compassion for animals and to live as healthy as possible. I realized soon after that I was truly concerned with nonviolent consumption and my own health, a vegan diet was the best decision. — Davey Havok

I have lived temperately, eating little animal food, and that not as an aliment, so much as a condiment for the vegetables, which constitute my principal diet. — Thomas Jefferson

Healthy Nutrition Quotes

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Our food should be our medicine and our medicine should be our food. — Hippocrates

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Show me who your friends are, and I will tell you what you are. — Unknown Author

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Let nothing which can be treated by diet be treated by other means. — Maimonides

Exercise is king. Nutrition is queen. Put them together and you've got a kingdom. — Jack LaLanne

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Health is like money, we never have a true idea of its value until we lose it. — Josh Billings

Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are. — Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

The food you eat can either be the safest and most powerful form of medicine, or the slowest form of poison — Ann Wigmore

For protein I am pretty simple, I like chicken, steak, and eggs. For carbs I love low fat popcorn. It has a lot of volume for very little calories and is very filling. It also has about 10g of fiber per bag! — Layne Norton

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To eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art. — Francois de la Rochefoucauld

A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier. — Tom Stoppard

Plant Based Diet Quotes

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Some people think plant-based diet, whole foods diet is extreme. Half a million people a year will have their chests opened up and a vein taken from their leg and sewn onto their coronary artery. Some people would call that extreme. — Caldwell Esselstyn

The human fasting mimicking diet FMD program is a plant based diet program designed to attain fasting-like effects while providing micronutrient nourishment vitamins, minerals, etc. and minimize the burden of fasting. — Valter Longo

I can state with full confidence that an alkaline-promoting, whole-food plant-based diet is the most rapid recovery tool available to the athlete, a buffer against weight gain and lifestyle disease, as well as a crucial component in my success. — Rich Roll

Let’s start with the most prominent ecological crisis of our time: global warming. When you look seriously at the numbers, you find that switching from a meat-based to a plant-based diet would do more to curb and reverse global warming than any other initiative. — T. Colin Campbell

Whether the patient has a cardiac condition, hypertension, autoimmune disease, fibroids, or asthma, he or she must be informed that fasting and natural, plant-based diets are a viable alternative to conventional therapy, and an effective one. — Joel Fuhrman

A plant-based diet has actually simplified my life in so many ways. For breakfast, I try to get my first serving of fruits and nuts for fuel. I'm completely addicted to coconut water for the electrolytes and hydration. — Michelle Forbes

The future is about a plant-based diet. — Jamie Oliver

Flesh isn't the only source of protein. You can get all the protein you need from a varied plant-based diet. Protein is found in greens, veggies, beans, grains, nuts & seeds, avocados and so on. And there is no need to consume these foods in any special combination. — Sharon Gannon

You can't be an environmentalist, you can't be an ocean steward without truly walking the walk and you can't walk the walk in the world of the future, the world ahead of us, the world of our children, not eating a plant-based diet. — James Cameron

Though I'm vegan and advocate that others eat a plant-based diet, I know that many people aren't quite ready to take that step in whole. — Kathy Freston

Healthy Diet Quotes

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I keep my diet simple by sticking to mostly fruits and vegetables all day and then having whatever I want for dinner. I end up making healthy choices, like sushi or grilled fish, because I feel so good from eating well. — Sayings

Eating a low-carb, high-fat diet can help support healthy blood sugar levels and weight management. — Steven Gundry

The best diet is one you don't realise you're following. — Chris Williamson

Healthy fats are not the enemy, they are an essential part of a balanced diet. — Steven Gundry

A healthy diet is the foundation of good health, but it’s not the only piece of the puzzle. — Rhonda Patrick

Eating a diet rich in whole, nutrient-dense foods can help support healthy aging and longevity. — Steven Gundry

The most important thing to remember about food labels is that you should avoid foods that have labels. — Joel Fuhrman

When a woman is fit and healthy, everything else falls into place. We are conditioned to put others first, that 'burnt chop syndrome' we observed in our mothers. It takes discipline to pay attention to our diets, to exercise, to leave time for refreshment of mind, body and spirit. — Quentin Bryce

And I believe that the best buy in public health today must be a combination of regular physical exercise and a healthy diet. — Julie Bishop

First, modify the patient's diet and lifestyle and only then, if these do not effect a cure, treat with medicinals and acupuncture. — Sun Simiao

Health And Nutrition Quotes

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The doctor of the future will no longer treat the human frame with drugs, but rather will cure and prevent disease with nutrition. — Thomas A. Edison

The human body heals itself and nutrition provides the resources to accomplish the task. — Roger Williams

Optimal health is achieved through a balance of nutrition, exercise, and mindset. — Eric Berg

Our tactics in Medicine 3.0 fall into five broad domains: exercise, nutrition, sleep, emotional health, and exogenous molecules, meaning drugs, hormones, or supplements. — Peter Attia

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. — Benjamin Franklin

Exercise is the single biggest elixir for brain health. And it's amazing how much more powerful it appears to be than nutrition, even sleep. And those things are very important, but exercise is in a league of its own. — Peter Attia

Healthy gut bacteria create a craving for healthy foods, while pathogenic bacteria create a craving for unhealthy foods. Change your microbes and you change your cravings. Change your cravings and you change your life. — Rich Roll

When it comes to medicine and nutrition, subtract before you add. — Naval Ravikant

The best doctor gives the least medicines. — Benjamin Franklin

The cell is immortal. It is merely the fluid in which it floats that degenerates. Renew this fluid at regular intervals, give the cells what they require for nutrition, and as far as we know, the pulsation of life can go on forever. — Alexis Carrel

Healthy Food Quotes

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Health is the greatest of human blessings. — Hippocrates

As I began to love myself I freed myself of anything that is no good for my health - food, people, things, situations, and everything that drew me down and away from myself. At first I called this attitude a healthy egoism. Today I know it is Love of Oneself. — Charlie Chaplin

The wise man should consider that health is the greatest of human blessings. Let food be your medicine. — Hippocrates

Taking all vegetable-eating nations together . . . they are a larger and much better formed race than the flesh eaters. — Sylvester Graham

I know a man who gave up smoking, drinking, sex, and rich food. He was healthy right up to the day he killed himself. — Johnny Carson

A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; therefore, if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite. — Leo Tolstoy

Why do ppl think shredded abs = health? It you are grumpy, fatigued, & have a bad relationship with food but have abs are you truly healthy? — Layne Norton

Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better. — Robert Redford

Remember, this is not all or nothing. But it is about crowding out the junk with healthy food that nourishes your body and helps you to thrive. — Will Bulsiewicz

Know that you have complete control over what you put in your mouth. No one ever ate anything by accident. — Charles Poliquin

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More Vegan Health Quotes

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Nobody really needs a mink coat... Except the mink. — Glenda Jackson

Could you look an animal in the eyes and say to it, 'My appetite is more important than your suffering'? — Moby

Awareness is bad for the meat business. Conscience is bad for the meat business. Sensitivity to life is bad for the meat business. DENIAL, however, the meat business finds indispensable. — John Robbins

I sometimes think, would I drink the milk from the breast of a woman I don't know? No. So I think, why would I drink it from a cow? — Devon Aoki

The European Green Deal is a must for the health of our planet and our people – and for our economy. — Ursula von der Leyen

The really great thing about my shoe store is that there's not one dead animal in it. — Stella McCartney

My perspective of veganism was most affected by learning that the veal calf is a by-product of dairying, and that in essence there is a slice of veal in every glass of what I had thought was an innocuous white liquid - milk. — Rynn Berry

What is it that should trace the insuperable line? ...The question is not, Can they reason? nor Can they talk? but, Can they suffer? — Jeremy Bentham

May all that have life be delivered from suffering. — Gautama Buddha

People get offended by animal rights campaigns. It's ludicrous. It's not as bad as mass animal death in a factory. — Richard Gere

I don't eat meat, fish, or eggs. I was never a big meat-eater, but I've got more energy now. — Shania Twain

I think there's something odd about eating another living anything. — Shania Twain

Animal factories are one more sign of the extent to which our technological capacities have advanced faster than our ethics. — Peter Singer

Everything in food works together to create health or disease. The more we think that a single chemical characterizes a whole food, the more we stray into idiocy. — T. Colin Campbell

I grew up in cattle country-that's why I became a vegetarian. Meat stinks, for the animals, the environment, and your health. — K. D. Lang

I will not kill or hurt any living creature needlessly, nor destroy any beautiful thing, but will strive to save and comfort all gentle life, and guard and perfect all natural beauty upon the earth. — John Ruskin

A human can be healthy without killing animals for food. — Leo Tolstoy

Your choice of diet can influence your long term health prospects more than any other action you might take. — C. Everett Koop

Compassion is the foundation of everything positive, everything good. If you carry the power of compassion to the marketplace and the dinner table, you can make your life really count. — Rue McClanahan

The Utopians feel that slaughtering our fellow creatures gradually destroys the sense of compassion, which is the finest sentiment of which our human nature is capable. — Thomas More

Man prays for mercy, but is unwilling to extend it to others. Why then should man expect mercy from God? It is unfair to expect something that you are not willing to give. — Isaac Bashevis Singer

To become vegetarian is to step into the stream which leads to nirvana. — Gautama Buddha

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