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Food Quotes Set #1

  • Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what’s for lunch. ― Orson Welles
  • Pull up a chair. Take a taste. Come join us. Life is so endlessly delicious. ― Ruth Reichl
  • All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast. – John Gunther
  • Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the ‘Titanic’ who waved off the dessert cart. ― Erma Bombeck
  • It’s absolutely unfair for women to say that guys only want one thing: sex. We also want food. ― Jarod Kintz
  • It’s so beautifully arranged on the plate – you know someone’s fingers have been all over it. ― Julia Child
  • What I say is that, if a man really likes potatoes, he must be a pretty decent sort of fellow. ― A.A. Milne
  • Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside. ― Mark Twain
  • I wish my stove came with a Save As button like Word has. That way I could experiment with my cooking and not fear ruining my dinner. ― Jarod Kintz
  • Life itself is the proper binge. ― Julia Child
  • There is no sight on earth more appealing than the sight of a woman making dinner for someone she loves. – Thomas Wolfe
  • There is no love sincerer than the love of food. ― George Bernard Shaw

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Food Quotes Set #2

  • Don’t wreck a sublime chocolate experience by feeling guilty. Chocolate isn’t like premarital sex. It will not make you pregnant. And it always feels good. ― Lora Brody
  • I am not a glutton – I am an explorer of food ― Erma Bombeck
  • How can you govern a country which has 246 varieties of cheese? ― Charles de Gaulle
  • You can’t just eat good food. You’ve got to talk about it too. And you’ve got to talk about it to somebody who understands that kind of food. ― Kurt Vonnegut
  • Mayonnaise: One of the sauces which serve the French in place of a state religion. ― Ambrose Bierce
  • As much as I would love to know what you know, I’d much rather eat your brain with a spoon. ― Jarod Kintz
  • If two heads are better than one, then what about double chins? On that note, I will help myself to seconds. ― Jarod Kintz
  • If this is coffee, please bring me some tea; but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee. ― Abraham Lincoln
  • I don’t know what it is about food your mother makes for you, especially when it’s something that anyone can make – pancakes, meat loaf, tuna salad – but it carries a certain taste of memory. ― Mitch Albom
  • 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
  • Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate. – Alan D. Wolfelt
  • Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food. ― Hippocrates

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Food Quotes Set #3

  • As I ate the oysters with their strong taste of the sea and their faint metallic taste that the cold white wine washed away, leaving only the sea taste and the succulent texture, and as I drank their cold liquid from each shell and washed it down with the crisp taste of the wine, I lost the empty feeling and began to be happy and to make plans. ― Ernest Hemingway
  • Give a man a fish, and you’ll feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and he’ll buy a funny hat. Talk to a hungry man about fish, and you’re a consultant. ― Scott Adams
  • I know the look of an apple that is roasting and sizzling on the hearth on a winter’s evening, and I know the comfort that comes of eating it hot, along with some sugar and a drench of cream… I know how the nuts taken in conjunction with winter apples, cider, and doughnuts, make old people’s tales and old jokes sound fresh and crisp and enchanting. ― Mark Twain
  • It makes people overjoyed, and puts them in your debt. ― Judith Olney
  • Don’t let love interfere with your appetite. It never does with mine. ― Anthony Trollope
  • He was a bold man that first ate an oyster. ― Jonathan Swift
  • Some people who are obsessed with food become gourmet chefs. Others become eating disorders. ― Marya Hornbacher
  • A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness. ― Elsa Schiaparelli
  • Sex is good, but not as good as fresh sweet corn. ― Garrison Keillor
  • My favorite animal is steak. ― Fran Lebowitz
  • One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well. – Virginia Woolf
  • We must have a pie. Stress cannot exist in the presence of a pie. ― David Mamet

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Food Quotes Set #4

  • Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist. ― G.K. Chesterton
  • Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education. ― Mark Twain
  • If you’re afraid of butter, use cream. ― Julia Child
  • You can tell a lot about a fellow’s character by his way of eating jellybeans. ― Ronald Reagan
  • God ordered the world and all things in it, and I ordered a pizza and all things on it. ― Jarod Kintz
  • A fit, healthy body—that is the best fashion statement ― Jess C. Scott
  • To make my meal in a box taste better, I decided to tweak the logo, rather than the ingredients. ― Jarod Kintz
  • I hate people who are not serious about meals. It is so shallow of them. ― Oscar Wilde
  • Fat gives things flavor. ― Julia Child
  • Everything you see I owe to spaghetti. ― Sophia Loren
  • Our lives are not in the lap of the Gods, but in the lap of our cooks. – Lin Yutang
  • All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt. ― Charles M. Schulz

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Food Quotes Set #5

  • The preparation of good food is merely another expression of art, one of the joys of civilized living… ― Dione Lucas
  • The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook. ― Julia Child
  • I have made a lot of mistakes falling in love, and regretted most of them, but never the potatoes that went with them. ― Nora Ephron
  • A culture fixated on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty, but an obsession about female obedience. Dieting is the most potent political sedative in women’s history; a quietly mad population is a tractable one. ― Naomi Wolf
  • The thought of two thousand people crunching celery at the same time horrified me. ― George Bernard Shaw
  • The discovery of a new dish does more for the happiness of the human race than the discovery of a star. ― Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
  • How can a nation be called great if its bread tastes like kleenex? ― Julia Child
  • Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good. ― Alice May Brock
  • Cooking is at once child’s play and adult joy. And cooking done with care is an act of love. ― Craig Claiborne
  • Tofu tacos are not Mexican. I think putting tofu on anything and calling it Mexican is an insult to my people. ― Simone Elkeles
  • Soup is just a way of screwing you out of a meal. – Jay Leno
  • Ice-cream is exquisite. What a pity it isn’t illegal. ― Voltaire

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Food Quotes Set #6

  • Blood may be thicker than water, but it’s certainly not as thick as ketchup. Nor does it go as well with French fries. ― Jarod Kintz
  • 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. ― Hélder Câmara
  • There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread. ― Mahatma Gandhi
  • Did you ever stop to taste a carrot? Not just eat it, but taste it? You can’t taste the beauty and energy of the earth in a Twinkie. – Astrid Alauda
  • Cooking is one failure after another, and that’s how you finally learn. – Julia Child
  • Sugar is a type of bodily fuel, yes, but your body runs about as well on it as a car would. – V.L. Allineare
  • When baking, follow directions. When cooking, go by your own taste. – Laiko Bahrs
  • If you really want to make a friend, go to someone’s house and eat with him… the people who give you their food give you their heart – Cesar Chavez
  • A gourmet who thinks of calories is like a tart who looks at her watch. – James Beard
  • Shipping is a terrible thing to do to vegetables. They probably get jet-lagged, just like people. – Elizabeth Berry
  • If you wish to make an apple pie truly from scratch, you must first invent the universe. – Carl E. Sagan
  • The main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death. ― E.M. Forster

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Food Quotes Set #7

  • Think what a better world it would be if we all–the whole world–had cookies and milk about three
  • It’s difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a home grown tomato – Humorist Lewis Grizzard
  • To me, life without veal stock, pork fat, sausage, organ meat, demi-glace, or even stinky cheese is a life not worth living. – ~ Anthony Bourdain
  • The only real stumbling block is fear of failure. In cooking you’ve got to have a what-the-hell attitude. – Julia Child
  • You don’t have to cook fancy or complicated masterpieces — just good food from fresh ingredients. – Julia Child
  • Always remember: If you’re alone in the kitchen and you drop the lamb, you can always just pick it up. Who’s going to know? – Julia Child
  • Learn how to cook – try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun! – Julia Child
  • We are indeed much more than what we eat, but what we eat can nevertheless help us to be much more than what we are. – Adelle Davis
  • He who distinguishes the true savor of his food can never be a glutton; he who does not cannot be otherwise. – Henry David Thoreau
  • No man is lonely while eating spaghetti: it requires so much attention. ― Christopher Morley
  • If you’re afraid of butter, use cream. – Julia Child
  • Custard: A detestable substance produced by a malevolent conspiracy of the hen, the cow, and the cook. – Ambrose Bierce

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Food Quotes Set #8

  • It is no less difficult to write sentences in a recipe than sentences in Moby Dick. – Annie Dillard
  • Cheese – milk’s leap toward immortality. – Clifton Fadiman
  • 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 Fuoss
  • As for butter versus margarine, I trust cows more than chemists. – Joan Gussow
  • There is not a thing that is more positive than bread. – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • God made yeast, as well as dough, and loves fermentation just as dearly as he loves vegetation. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Food is so primal, so essential a part of our lives, often the mere sharing of recipes with strangers turns them into good friends. That’s why I love this community. – Jasmine Heiler
  • The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days later you’re hungry again. – George Miller
  • A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner. – Samuel Johnson
  • 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
  • Roasting is both nothing at all and absolutely everything. – Marquis de Cussy
  • Anything is good if it’s made of chocolate. ― Jo Brand

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Food Quotes Set #9

  • Food for thought is no substitute for the real thing. – Walt Kelly
  • You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars. – Charles Kuralt
  • Don’t eat anything your great-grandmother wouldn’t recognize as food. – Michael Pollan
  • No man in the world has more courage than the man who can stop after eating one peanut. – Channing Pollock
  • Salt is the difference between eating in Technicolor and eating in black and white. – Jay Rayner
  • While the dough is rising, life goes on. – Peter Reinhart
  • The story of barbecue is the story of America: Settlers arrive on great unspoiled continent, discover wondrous riches, set them on fire and eat them. – Vince Staten
  • But I don’t want nutrition. I want food! – Alice B. Toklas
  • My doctor told me I had to stop throwing intimate dinners for four unless there are three other people – Orson Wells
  • Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts! – James Beard
  • After a good dinner, one can forgive anybody, even one’s own relations. – Oscar Wilde
  • 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

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Food Quotes Set #10

  • Next to eating good dinners, a healthy man with a benevolent turn of mind, must like, I think, to read about them. – William Makepeace Thackeray
  • In today’s world, when many of yesterday’s fashionable habits are today’s misdemeanors, we should rejoice that a chocolate dessert can bring so much innocent pleasure. – Marcel Desaulniers
  • There are only ten minutes in the life of a pear when it is perfect to eat. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Cooking is not about being the best or most perfect cook, but rather it is about sharing the table with family and friends. – Skye Gyngell
  • No poems can please long or live that are written by water drinkers. – Horace
  • I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food. ― W.C. Fields
  • Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. ― Michael Pollan
  • I am a better person when I have less on my plate. ― Elizabeth Gilbert
  • I love you like a fat kid loves cake! ― Scott Adams
  • All sorrows are less with bread. ― Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are. – Anthelme Brillat Savarin
  • Everything in moderation…including moderation. – Julia Child


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Food Quotes Set #11

  • At home I serve the kind of food I know the story behind. – Michael Pollan
  • Salt is born of the purest of parents: the sun and the sea. – Pythagoras
  • Humor keeps us alive. Humor and food. Don’t forget food. You can go a week without laughing. – Joss Whedon
  • I like food. I like eating. And I don’t want to deprive myself of good food. – Sarah Michelle Gellar
  • Your diet is a bank account. Good food choices are good investments. – Bethenny Frankel
  • Food is for eating, and good food is to be enjoyed… I think food is, actually, very beautiful in itself. – Delia Smith
  • Patience is the secret to good food. – Gail Simmons
  • Eating good food is my favourite thing in the whole world. Nothing is more blissful. –  Justine Larbalestier
  • If you bake bread with indifference, you bake a bitter bread that feeds but half man’s hunger. – Kahlil Gibran
  • Great food is like great sex.  The more you have the more you want. – Gael Greene
  • Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint. – Mark Twain
  • Lettuce is like conversation; it must be fresh and crisp, so sparkling that you scarcely notice the bitter in it. – Charles Dudley Warner

Food Quotes Set #12

  • Vegetables are a must on a diet.  I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie. – Jim Davis
  • After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one’s own relatives. – Oscar Wilde
  • One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating. – Luciano Pavarotti
  • There is no love sincerer than the love of food. – George Bernard Shaw
  • A recipe has no soul. You, as the cook, must bring soul to the recipe. – Thomas Keller
  • Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon. – Doug Larson
  • Cookery is not chemistry. It is an art. It requires instinct and taste rather than exact measurements. – Marcel Boulestin
  • I’ll bet what motivated the British to colonize so much of the world is that they were just looking for a decent meal. – Martha Harrison
  • The belly rules the mind. – Spanish Proverb
  • An onion can make people cry, but there has never been a vegetable invented to make them laugh. – Will Rogers
  • Of plants tomatoes seemed the most human, eager and fragile and prone to rot. – John Updike
  • When the waitress asked if I wanted my pizza cut into four or eight slices, I said, ‘Four. I don’t think I can eat eight. – Yogi Berra
  • I always cook with wine. Sometimes I even add it to the food. – W.C. Fields

Quotes About  Fruits

Quotes About Fruits

  1. It is, in my view, the duty of an apple to be crisp and crunchable, but a pear should have such a texture as leads to silent consumption. – Edward Bunyard
  2. Keep as near as ever you can to the first sources of supply-fruits and vegetables. – B.W. Richardson
  3. Always eat grapes downward – that is eat the best grapes first; in this way there will be none better left on the bunch, and each grape will seem good down to the last. If you eat the other way, you will not have a good grape in the lot. – Samuel Butler
  4. There is something in the flavor and aroma of the fresh strawberry that no amount of skill has been able to preserve. – E.F. White
  5. Strawberries are the angels of the earth – innocent and sweet with green leafy wings reaching heavenward. – Terri Guillemets
  6. An apple is an excellent thing – until you have tried a peach. – George du Maurier
  7. If junk food is the devil, then a sweet orange is as scripture. – Terri Guillemets
  8. Never make eye contact while eating a banana. – Author unknown
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