Food Quotes

Woody allen - i will not eat oysters. i want my food dead. not...
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

Johnny carson, people magazine special issue - i knew a man who gave up smoking, drinking, and...
Conversation is the enemy of good wine and food.
Alfred Hitchcock
Mothers, food, love, and career, the four major guilt groups.
Cathy Guisewite
There is no love sincerer than the love of food.
George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman (1903) act 1

Spiritual nature, like bodily nature, will be served; deny it food and it will gobble poison.
Clive Lewis
Food, love, career, and mothers, the four major guilt groups.
Cathy Guisewite
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - But not without poetry.
Charles Baudelaire
At my age the bones are water in the morning until food is given them.
Pearl Buck
Potatoes are to food what sensible shoes are to fashion.
Linda Wells
Victor hugo - from the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to...
What is food to one, is to others bitter poison.
Lucretius, De Rerum Natura
A house is no home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
Margaret Fulle
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
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
Public and private food in America has become eatable, here and there extremely good. Only the fried potatoes go unchanged, as deadly as before.
Luigi Barzini
I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead - Not sick, not wounded - Dead.
Woody Allen
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
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
Words do two major things They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Jim Rohn
Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
Fran Lebowitz
Thought Why does man kill He kills for food. And not only food frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen
Good food ends with good talk.
Geoffrey Neighor, Northern Exposure, Duets, 1993
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
J. R. R. Tolkien
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
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
In the cage there is food, not much, but there is food - Outside are only great stretches of freedom.
Nicanor Parra
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
It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top.
Hunter S. Thompson
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
Thought: why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only for food: frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen, Without Feathers
Our minds are like our stomachs; they are whetted by the change of their food, and variety supplies both with fresh appetites.
Quintilian
To a historian libraries are food, shelter, and even muse.
Barbara Tuchman
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
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
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
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
His house was perfect, whether you liked food, or sleep, or work, or story - Telling, or singing, or just sitting and thinking, best, or a pleasant mixture of them all.
J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit
Health food makes me sick.
Calvin Trillin