Meat Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old meat quotes, meat sayings, and meat proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


A reduction of meat consumption by only 10% would result in about 12 million more tons of grain for human consumption. This additional grain could feed all of the humans across the world who starve to death each year- about 60 million people!      

Marc Bekoff

Give up meat to save the planet.     

Nicholas Stern

Sweet meat must have sour sauce.     

Ben Jonson

Meat isn't murder, it's delicious.     

John Lydon

Meat consumption shouldn't be normal.     

Gene Baur

The meat in the sausage has got to be conservative.     

Boris Johnson

Manage the heat, let the meat cook, and you'll get fantastic results.     

Guy Fieri

The meat and poultry industries are outstanding industries, and it's going to be a very natural fit for me.     

Mike Johanns

Behind every morsel of bread, fruits, or meat is a large amount of transformed fossil fuels.     

Vaclav Smil

Chicken and horse meat are the best foods for weightlifters, and good food is important.     

Ilya Ilyin

No matter how tough the meat may be, it's going to be tender if you slice it thin enough.     

Guy Fieri

Meat is undoubtedly an environmentally expensive food.     

Vaclav Smil

Buffalo meat tastes just as delicious as red meat, but it comes much leaner. Because of its leanness, it also cooks more quickly.     

David Kirsch

Is that what I've become, a piece of meat?     

Brad Renfro

Please eat less meat - meat is a very carbon-intensive commodity.     

Rajendra K. Pachauri

Eating too much meat gives you indigestion and evil thoughts make you eat too much meat.     

Gertrude Stein

After all meat is meat. I don't understand why so many people are bithing about it. It's very healthy and contains lots of vitamins     

Zach Braff

It is not the quantity of the meat, but the cheerfulness of the guests, which makes the feast.     

Edward Hyde

As for meat, let me say it upfront:Humans haven’t fully adapted to eating meat.      

Ori Hofmekler