Food Quotes

Hospitality, n. The virtue which induces us to feed and lodge certain persons who are not in need of food and lodging.

Ambrose Bierce

If food is poetry, is not poetry also food?

Joyce Carol Oates

In terms of fast food and deep understanding of the culture of fast food, I'm your man.

Bill Gates

Food should be enjoyed rather than endured.

Steve Hamilton

I no longer prepare food or drink with more than one ingredient.

Cyra McFadden

Good food ends with good talk.

Geoffrey Neighor

Laughter is brightest where food is best.

Irish Proverb

Food is a central activity of mankind and one of the single most significant trademarks of a culture.

Mark Kurlansky

Revenge is barren of itself; itself is the dreadful food it feeds on; its delight is murder, and its saiety, despair.

Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

After a cold night, a bird can be on the verge of starvation. They need food.

David Mann

If a man earnestly seeks a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from animal food.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Here, dearest Eve," he exclaims, "here is food." "Well," answered she, with the germ of a housewife stirring within her, "we have been so busy to-day that a picked-up dinner must serve

Nathaniel Hawthorne

And, of course, the funniest food of all, kumquats.

George Carlin

And I find chopsticks frankly distressing. Am I alone in thinking it odd that a people ingenious enough to invent paper, gunpowder, kites and any number of other useful objects, and who have a noble history extending back 3,000 years haven't yet worked out that a pair of knitting needles is no way to capture food?

Bill Bryson

I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead - not sick, not wounded - dead.

Woody Allen

The awful cruelty and terror to which tens of thousands of animals killed for human food are subjected in traveling long distances by ship and rail and road to the slaughterhouses of the world. God disapproves of all cruelty... whether to man or beast. The occupation of slaughtering animals is brutalising to those who are required to do the work.... I believe this matter is well worthy of the serious consideration of Christian leaders.

Mrs. Booth and General Bramwell Booth

Older people shouldn't eat health food, they need all the preservatives they can get.

Robert Orben

Compassion is a call, a demand of nature, to relieve the unhappy as hunger is a natural call for food

Joseph Butler

Laughter is brightest, in the place here the food is.

Irish Proverb

Fame is a fickle food Upon a shifting plate.

Emily Dickinson

Prejudice, like the spider, makes everywhere its home. It has neither taste nor choice of place, and all that it requires is room. If the one prepares her food by poisoning it to her palate and her use, the other does the same. Prejudice may be denominated the spider of the mind.

Thomas Paine

George Bush doesn't care about black people, ... They're saying black families are looting and white families are just looking for food...they're giving the (Army) permission to shoot us

Kanye West

I am not a glutton - I am an explorer of food.

Erma Bombeck

He caused the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man: that he may bring forth food out of the earth; And wine that maked glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread which strengthened manís heart.

Psalms
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