Eating Quotes

Chili represents your three stages of matter: solid, liquid, and eventually gas

Roseanne

It's bizarre that the produce manager is more important to my children's health than the pediatrician.

Meryl Streep

Eat little, sleep sound

Iranian Proverb

Chowder breathes reassurance. It steams consolation.

Clementine Paddleford

We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink.

Epicurus

Oil and potatoes both grow underground so french fries may have eventually produced themselves, had they not been invented.

A.J. Esther

To the old saying that man built the house but woman made of it a "home" might be added the modern supplement that woman accepted cooking as a chore but man has made of it a recreation

Emily Post

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

Most of the food allergies die under garlic and onion.

Martin H. Fischer

It's so beautifully arranged on the plate - you know someone's fingers have been all over it.

Julia Child

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

Elizabeth Russell

Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.

Doug Larson

To read without reflecting is like eating without digesting.

Edmund Burke

A philosopher is a person who doesn't care which side his bread is buttered on; he knows he eats both sides anyway.

Joyce Brothers

The best way to eat the elephant standing in your path is to cut it up into little pieces.

African Proverb

Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating, very few survive.

Wallace Irwin

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

I do not like broccoli. And I haven't liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I'm President of the United States and I'm not going to eat any more broccoli.

George H.W. Bush

When the Sultan Shah-Zaman Goes to the city Ispahan, Even before he gets so far As the place where the clustered palm-trees are, At the last of the thirty palace-gates The pet of the harem, Rose-in-Bloom, Orders a feast in his favorite room-- Glittering square of colored ice, Sweetened with syrup, tinctured with spice, Creams, and cordials, and sugared dates, Syrian apples, Othmanee quinces, Limes and citrons and apricots, And wines that are known to Eastern princes.

Thomas Bailey Aldrich

All human history attests That happiness for man,--the hungry sinner!-- Since Eve ate apples, much depends on dinner.

Lord Byron

The stomach carries the heart, and not the heart the stomach.

Cervantes

Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.

Cicero

A cherefull looke makes a dish a feast.

George Herbert

We live not in order to eat, but in order not to know what we feel like eating.

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

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Updated On : December 03, 2013
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