Food Quotes

Hunter s. thompson - it was the law of the sea, they said....
Art is merely the refuge which the ingenious have invented, when they were supplied with food and women, to escape the tediousness of life.
W. Somerset Maugham

Peter de vries - the murals in restaurants are on par with the...
Yes, we are all different. Different customs, different foods, different mannerisms, different languages, but not so different that we cannot get along with one another. If we will disagree without being disagreeable.
J. Martin Kohe
Words do two major things They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn
Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly.
M. F. K. Fisher, O Magazine, November 2003

I am not a glutton - I am an explorer of food.
Erma Bombeck
Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
Fran Lebowitz
Your food stamps will be stopped effective March, 1992, because we received notice that you passed away. May God bless you. You may reapply if there is a change in your circumstances.
Greenville County (S. C.) Department of Social Services, The World Almanac and Book of Facts, 1993
Thought Why does man kill He kills for food. And not only food frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen
From the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to the tiger, all animals are to be found in men and each of them exists in some man, sometimes several at the time. Animals are nothing but the portrayal of our virtues and vices made manifest to our eyes, the visible reflections of our souls. God displays them to us to give us food for thought.
Victor Hugo
Henry david thoreau,
Our minds are like our stomachs; they are whetted by the change of their food, and variety supplies both with fresh appetites.
Quintilian
But I have always liked bird dogs better than kennel - Fed dogs myself - - You know, one that will get out and hunt for food rather than sit on his fanny and yell.
Charles E. Wilson
There is no love sincerer than the love of food.
George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman (1903) act 1
Food, love, career, and mothers, the four major guilt groups.
Cathy Guisewite
To a historian libraries are food, shelter, and even muse.
Barbara Tuchman
What is food to one man is bitter poison to others.
Lucretius
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
Henry Fielding
The poor on the borderline of starvation live purposeful lives. To be engaged in a desperate struggle for food and shelter is to be wholly free from a sense of futility.
Eric Hoffer, "The True Believer", 1951
The rich would have to eat money if the poor did not provide food.
Assyrian Prove
The murals in restaurants are on a par with the food in museums.
Peter De Vries
Health food makes me sick.
Calvin Trillin
Conversation is food for the soul.
Mexican Prove
There is nothing like good food, good wine, and a bad girl.
Fortune cookie
Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion.
Linda Wells
For what is evil but good tortured by its own hunger and thirst? Verily, when good is hungry is seeks food even in dark caves, and when it thirsts it drinks even of dead waters.
Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - But not without poetry.
Charles Baudelaire
I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child well nursed is at a year old a most delicious, nourishing, and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled, and I make no doubt that it will equally serve in a fricassee, or a ragout.
Jonathan Swift, "A Modest Proposal".
Thought: Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen
Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
Mark Twain
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - - But not without poetry.
Charles Baudelaire
I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead. Not sick - - Not wounded - - Dead.
Woody Allen
It would be nice if the Food and Drug Administration stopped issuing warnings about toxic substances and just gave me the names of one or two things still safe to eat.
Robert Martin Fuoss
A nuclear power plant is infinently safer than eating, because 300 people choke to death on food every year.
Dixie Lee Ray
Spiritual nature, like bodily nature, will be served; deny it food and it will gobble poison.
Clive Lewis
I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead - Not sick, not wounded - Dead.
Woody Allen
What is food to one, is to others bitter poison.
Lucretius, De Rerum Natura
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
W. C. Fields
A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again.
Margaret Mead