Eating Quotes

I have no doubt that it is a part of the destiny of the human race, in its gradual improvement, to leave off eating animals, as surely as the savage tribes have left off eating each other.

Henry David Thoreau

Heart attacks... God's revenge for eating his little animal friends.

Anonymous

Why does Sea World have a seafood restaurant? I am halfway through my fishburger and I realize, Oh my God. I could be eating a slow learner.

Lynda Montgomery

When they are not at war they do a little hunting, but spend most of their time in idleness, sleeping and eating. The strongest and most warlike do nothing. They vegetate, while the care of hearth and home and fields is left to the women, the old and the weak. Strange inconsistency of temperament, which makes the same men lovers of sloth and haters of tranquility.

Tacitus

I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.

Benjamin Franklin

Not eating breakfast is the worst thing you can do, that's really the take-home message for teenage girls.

Bruce Barton

The American fast food diet and the meat eating habits of the wealthy around the world support a world food system that diverts food resources from the hungry. A diet higher in whole grains and legumes and lower in beef and other meat is not just healthier for ourselves but also contributes to changing the world system that feeds some people and leaves others hungry.

Dr.Walden Bello

In Europe we thought of wine as something as healthy and normal as food and also a great giver of happiness and well being and delight. Drinking wine was not a snobbism nor a sign of sophistication nor a cult; it was as natural as eating and to me as necessary.

Unknown

Eating is not merely a material pleasure. Eating well gives a spectacular joy to life and contributes immensely to goodwill and happy companionship. It is of great importance to the morale.

Elsa Schiaparelli

To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.

Edmund Burke

Bread and butter, devoid of charm in the drawing-room, is ambrosia eating under a tree

Elizabeth Russell

The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days later you're hungry again.

George Miller

Tis not the eating, nor \'tis not the drinking that is to be blamed, but the excess.

John Selden

Vegetarianism is a greater progress. From the greater clearness of head and quicker apprehension motivated him to become a vegetarian. Flesh-eating is an unprovoked murder.

Benjamin Franklin

Flesh-eating is simply immoral, as it involves the performance of an act which is contrary to moral feeling--killing.

Count Leo Tolstoy

Flesh eating is unprovoked murder.

Benjamin Franklin

Drinking freshly made juices and eating enough whole foods to provide adequate fiber is a sensible approach to a healthful diet

Jay Kordich

They who are afflicted with it, are seized while they are walking, (more especially if it be up hill, and soon after eating) with a painful and most disagreeable sensation in the breast, which seems as if it would extinguish life, if it were to increase or to continue; but the moment they stand still, all this uneasiness vanishes. . . . In all other respects, patients are, at the beginning of this disorder, perfectly well. . . . Males are most liable to this disease, especially such as have past their fiftieth year.

William Heberden

If I like myself at this weight, then this is what I am going to be. I do not have an eating disorder.

Courteney Cox

When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them.

Chinese Proverb

Gluttony is an emotional escape, a sign something is eating us.

Peter De Vries

In Europe we thought of wine as something as healthy and normal as food and also a great giver of happiness and well being and delight. Drinking wine was not a snobbism nor a sign of sophistication nor a cult; it was as natural as eating and to me as necessary

Ernest Hemingway

Up to the age of forty eating is beneficial. After forty, drinking.

The Talmud

Those who eat too much or eat too little, who sleep too much or sleep too little, will not succeed in meditation. But those who are temperate in eating and sleeping, work and recreation, will come to the end of sorrow through meditation.

Bhagavad Gita
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