Eco Quotes



Ecoize Quotes

Celebrity Quotes


These are Wonderful Quotes from the Celebrated and Famous of Today and Throughout History, from Religious Leaders, Physicians, Writers, those in Entertainment, and Experts

We all know now that to be Eco, to be an Environmentalist, to be a Conservationist, is the same thing as being Compassionate to All Beings, for to save our air, water, ecological conditions on our fragile Planet is to become Compassionate with our choices, to Green Our Food


"If you have done it to the very least of them, (the innocent, the helpless fellow animals), you have done it unto Me." - Jesus Christ


"To become vegan is to step into the stream which leads to Nirvana."
-Buddha 


We do not inherit the world from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
-Native American saying

 "By all that is sacred in our hopes for the human race," wrote 
the passionate poet Percy Bysshe Shelley in 1813, "I conjure those who 
love happiness and truth, to give a fair trial to the vegetable system."

The cardinal rule of that blithe spirit: "Never take any substance into 
the stomach that once had life."

 I am bound to live up to what Light I have. –Abraham Lincoln

"Nothing will benefit human health or increase the chances for survival of 
life on earth as the evolution to a vegetarian diet."
- Albert Einstein

"The life of the individual has meaning o nly insofar as it aids in making the life of every living thing nobler and more beautiful."
—Albert Einstein

 "Troubles are usually brooms and shovels that smooth the road to the good man's fortune;and many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head, and knows not that it brings abundance to drive away hunger. "
-Basil 


"All beings tremble before violence.
All fear death.
All love life.
See yourself in others.
Then whom can you hurt?
What harm can you do?"
-Buddha

"Take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. 
Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented." 
-Elie Wiesel

"As long as Man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of other living beings he will never know health or peace. For as long as men massacre other animals, they will kill each other. Indeed, he who sows the seed of murder and pain cannot reap joy and love."
-Pythagoras


"To hurt a defenseless animal is the most cowardly act that any human can perpetuate."
-  Monty Roberts, the Horse Whisperer


"The delight that Dr. Dog brings to our patients can never be done by 
medicine." 
-Professor Jinxiang Li, 
The Department of Palliative Care, West China Fourth Hospital of Sichuan University.

"If you live for your appetites, they will consume you."
- Ocean

 "Start with your heart, and o nly good can happen."
- Ocean

"The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents, the second, by our children." (Solution? Be Child Free)

-Clarence Darrow

"We are an insectile race of beings. As more and more of our specie crowds onto this fragile, small planet, we become more so. Our specie of primate is behaviorally very close to that of our closest relative, the chimp, and also, to the baboons. 
Just as the most stupid and suicidal monkeys of the world will play near and taunt a lion, so, too, we from that same primal, primate genetic flaw, 
as countries – led by the U.S. – continue to court disaster by 
creating and maintaining biologic and nuclear weaponry."
-Ocean

 "There are no bad animals – only frightened ones “
-Jeanette McDonald as an angel who refuses to wear furs or feathers because she loves animals in ,” I Married An Angel”, the excellent 1941 
comedy film.


 “What does it profit a man to gain the entire world, but to lose his 
soul ? “- The Bible, 
Quoted beautifully and aptly on the ruthless hunt of Geronimo after the ‘white eyes’ had already stolen the land from his people, starved them, butchered them, and relocated them to merciless swamps.

Another telling line had Geronimo asking a white general, “Why do the 
white eyes want all the land ? Why can’t they let the Apaches live on 
just a part? Why must they take ALL the land ?”

"What makes the ‘whites’ so greedy ?"

"Racist profiling or even ethnic observations have become anathema, however, we can analyze history and see tribalism, parading now as nationalism,  behind every evil deed against other humans – 
and by extention – through tribal myths, mores, and religiosity used 
as excuses to war against the helpless - against other species and all fragile places on Earth." -Ocean

"Analyzing our behavior is the only tool we have to improve ourselves as a specie." -Ocean

"Taking away the tools at hand would be useless, and yet, the world has seen finally that it was the white people who have made most of the messes we now face in the world and "Death to the Americans and Europeans !“ is an all-too-familiar mandate we hear worldwide now." - Ocean


 "We’re forced by mere intelligence or the wanting to survive to look at 
what has gone into either the genetic or cultural mix to create the monstrous behavior that has earned us this reputation for being downright evil, greedy, and rapacious - suicidally." - Ocean


 Quotes for Ecoize


 Jane Goodall: "Thousands of people who say they ‘love' animals 
sit down once or twice a day to enjoy the flesh of creatures who have been utterly deprived of everything that could make their lives worth living and who endured the awful suffering and the terror of the abattoirs (butcheries)." 

"One is dearest to God who has no enemies among the living beings, who is nonviolent to all creatures."
-Bhagavad Gita 

"To become vegan is to step into the stream which leads to Nirvana."
-Buddha 

"Meat is dirty. I wouldn't touch a hot dog without a condom on it."
-Bill Maher 

"The medical argument for animal testing doesn't stand up. Even if it did, 
I don't think we should kill other species."
-Paul McCartney

John Sawhill, the late president of The Nature Conservatory, who said, "A 
society is defined, not only by what it creates, but by what it chooses not 
to destroy."


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