Eating Quotes

Anybody who believes that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach flunked geography.

Robert Byrne

In Mexico we have a word for sushi: bait

JosČ Simons

If organic farming is the natural way, shouldn't organic produce just be called "produce" and make the pesticide-laden stuff take the burden of an adjective?

Ymber Delecto

A nickel will get you on the subway, but garlic will get you a seat.

Old New York Proverb

Large, naked raw carrots are acceptable as food only to those who lie in hutches eagerly awaiting Easter.

Fran Lebowitz

The greatest delight the fields and woods minister is the suggestion of an occult relation between man and the vegetable. I am not alone and unacknowledged. They nod to me and I to them.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The way you cut your meat reflects the way you live.

Confucius

Worries go down better with soup

Jewish Proverb

I eat merely to put food out of my mind

N.F. Simpson

Dyspepsia is the remorse of a guilty stomach.

Unknown

If God had intended us to follow recipes, He wouldn't have given us grandmothers.

Linda Henley

An empty belly is the best cook

Estonian Proverb

If we're not willing to settle for junk living, we certainly shouldn't settle for junk food.

Sally Edwards

There is one thing more exasperating than a wife who can cook and won't, and that's a wife who can't cook and will.

Robert Frost

Nobody seems more obsessed by diet than our anti-materialistic, otherworldly, New Age spiritual types. But if the material world is merely illusion, an honest guru should be as content with Budweiser and bratwurst as with raw carrot juice, tofu and seaweed slime

Edward Abbey

The breakfast slimes, angel food cake, doughnuts and coffee, white bread and gravy cannot build an enduring nation.

Martin H. Fischer

What is patriotism but the love of the food one ate as a child?

Lin Yutang

Everything I eat has been proved by some doctor or other to be a deadly poison, and everything I don't eat has been proved to be indispensable for life. But I go marching on

George Bernard Shaw

A gourmet who thinks of calories is like a tart who looks at her watch.

James Beard

You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars.

Charles Kuralt

He who distinguishes the true savor of his food can never be a glutton; he who does not cannot be otherwise

Henry David Thoreau

We load up on oat bran in the morning so we'll live forever. Then we spend the rest of the day living like there's no tomorrow.

Lee Iacocca

Kissing don't last; cookery do!

George Meredith

Kissing don't last; cookery do!

George Meredith

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Updated On : December 03, 2013
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