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Yes

Posted by tinako on February 14, 2011

Vegans are often characterized as saying “no,” but…

By looking at what happens to other animals on my behalf, I’m saying “yes” to my values of accountability, responsibility, and commitment to truth and knowledge. By standing up for what I believe in and speaking on behalf of those who have no voice, I’m saying “yes” to my values of justice and service. By eating life-giving rather than life-taking foods, I’m saying “yes” to my values of peace, compassion, & health. – Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

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One Response to “Yes”

  1. Rob said

    Great quote! You’re absolutely right, more positivity is needed in our message.

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