As a musician and an animal activist, Paul McCartney has been a legend. Preaching love, music, and compassion his words can teach you a thing or two— and make you think twice before you you reach for the Big Mac.
"When we were young and your heart was an open book, you used to say live and let live."
"Always the last day of anything is the first day of something new."
"I love to hear the choir. I love the humanity, to see the faces of real people devoting themselves to a piece of music. I like the teamwork. It makes me feel optimistic about the human race when I see them cooperating like that."
"And what's the point of changing when I'm happy as I am?"
"You can judge a man's true character by the way he treats his fellow animals."
"What I have to say is all in the music. If I have something to say I write it in a song."
"I don't care too much for money, money can't buy me love."
"And in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make."
"If slaughterhouses had glass walls, everyone would be vegetarian."
"Baby I"m amazed at the way you love me all the time and maybe I'm afraid of the way I love you."
"I don't work at being ordinary."
"I am an eternal optimist. No matter how rough it gets, there's always light somewhere. The rest of the sky may be cloudy, but that little bit of blue draws me on."
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