Eating Quotes

Privacy - like eating and breathing - is one of life's basic requirements.

Katherine Neville

I went on a diet, swore off drinking and heavy eating, and in fourteen days I lost two weeks

Joe E. Lewis

We're the country that has more food to eat than any other country in the world, and with more diets to keep us from eating it.

UNknown

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

Peter De Vries

They whose sole bliss is eating can give but that one brutish reason why they live.

Juvenal

The majority of those who put together collections of verses or epigrams resemble those who eat cherries or oysters: they begin by choosing the best and end by eating everything.

Nicolas Chamfort

No man is lonely eating spaghetti; it requires so much attention.

Christopher Morley

The directors of Synthank were eating an enormous luncheon to celebrate the launching of their new product. Some of them wore the plastic face-masks popular at the time. All were elegantly slender, despite the rich food and drink they were putting away. Their wives were elegantly slender, despite the food and drink they too were putting away. An earlier and less sophisticated generation would have regarded them as beautiful people, apart from their eyes.

Brian Wilson Aldiss

In eating, a third of the stomach should be filled with food, a third with drink and the rest left empty.

Talmud

Flesh-eating by humans is unnecessary, irrational, anatomically unsound, unhealthy, unhygienic, uneconomic, unaesthetic, unkind and unethical. May I elaborate?

HELEN NEARING

Vegetarians, dropping meat, tend to fill up with too much starch. This leaves them no more healthy than meat-eaters, with constipation, indigestion, colds, catarrhs, coughs and chest complaints to plague them. Eating sparingly of breads, cakes, crackers, cookies, macaroni, spaghetti, anything largely starch, is a far step on the road to good health

HELEN NEARING

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 when they came in contact with the more civilized

HENRY DAVID THOREAU

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
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