Food Quotes

Finley peter dunne - most vegetarians look so much like the food they...
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

Woody allen - thought why does man kill he kills for food. and...
Our minds are like our stomachs; they are whetted by the change of their food, and variety supplies both with fresh appetites.
Quintilian
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
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

I am not a glutton - I am an explorer of food.
Erma Bombeck
What is food to one man is bitter poison to others.
Lucretius
Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
Mark Twain
Conversation is the enemy of good wine and food.
Alfred Hitchcock
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
Johnny carson, people magazine special issue - i knew a man who gave up smoking, drinking, and...
Good food ends with good talk.
Geoffrey Neighor, Northern Exposure, Duets, 1993
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - But not without poetry.
Charles Baudelaire
Sham Harga had run a succesful eatery for many years by always smiling, never extending credit, and realizing that most of his customers wanted meals properly balanced between the four food groups: sugar, starch, grease and burnt crunchy bits.
Terry Pratchett, Men at Arms
Words do two major things They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn
There are pauses amidst study, and even pauses of seeming idleness, in which a process goes on which may be likened to the digestion of food. In those seasons of repose, the powers are gathering their strength for new efforts; as land which lies fallow recovers itself for tillage.
J. W. Alexande
I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success.... Such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything.
Nikola Tesla
Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
Fran Lebowitz
I am not a great cook, I am not a great artist, but I love art, and I love food, so I am the perfect traveller.
Michael Palin
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
When I get a little money, I buy books. And if there is any left over, I buy food.
Desiderius Erasmus
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
Henry David Thoreau, "Walden, " the Conclusion
God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest.
J. G. Holland
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
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".
I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead. Not sick, not wounded: dead.
Woody Allen
I no longer prepare food or drink with more than one ingredient.
Cyra McFadden
Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion.
Linda Wells
If people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny.
Thomas Jefferson
What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish.
W. H. Auden
When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why the poor have no food, they call me a communist.
Dom Helder Camara
At my age the bones are water in the morning until food is given them.
Pearl Buck
I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead. Not sick - - Not wounded - - Dead.
Woody Allen
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
J. R. R. Tolkien
Food is the most primitive form of comfort.
Sheila Graham
A house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Margaret Fulle
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
Thought: why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only for food: frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen, Without Feathers