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food quotes (105)

A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
Aesop   Category: Food

I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead. Not sick. Not wounded. Dead.
Woody Allen   Category: Food

Why does man kill? He kills for food. And not only food: frequently there must be a beverage.
Woody Allen   Category: Food

If I'm making a movie and get hungry, I call time-out and eat some crackers.
Carol Alt   Category: Food

Man seeks to change the foods available in nature to suit his tastes, thereby putting an end to the very essence of life contained in them.
Sai Baba   Category: Food

I love all kinds of bread. Whenever I crave junk food, I want salty things like peanuts or potato chips.
Tyra Banks   Category: Food

I love food and feel that it is something that should be enjoyed. I eat whatever I want. I just don't overeat.
Tyra Banks   Category: Food

Chicken fat, beef fat, fish fat, fried foods - these are the foods that fuel our fat genes by giving them raw materials for building body fat.
Neal Barnard   Category: Food

Eating rice cakes is like chewing on a foam coffee cup, only less filling.
Dave Barry   Category: Food

In America, I would say New York and New Orleans are the two most interesting food towns. In New Orleans, they don't have a bad deli. There's no mediocrity accepted.
Mario Batali   Category: Food

We would load up the yellow Cutlass Supreme station wagon and pick blackberries during blackberry season or spring onions during spring onion season. For us, food was part of the fabric of our day.
Mario Batali   Category: Food

Human beings do not eat nutrients, they eat food.
Mary Catherine Bateson   Category: Food

Food is our common ground, a universal experience.
James Beard   Category: Food

When I eat with my friends, it is a moment of real pleasure, when I really enjoy my life.
Monica Bellucci   Category: Food

You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six.
Yogi Berra   Category: Food

I wouldn't hunt a person down for food. But if he were already dead.
Yasmine Bleeth   Category: Food

I come from a family where gravy is considered a beverage.
Erma Bombeck   Category: Food

Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Erma Bombeck   Category: Food

Never order food in excess of your body weight.
Erma Bombeck   Category: Food

Civilization as it is known today could not have evolved, nor can it survive, without an adequate food supply.
Norman Borlaug   Category: Food

I could talk food all day. I love good food.
Tom Brady   Category: Food

Anything is good if it's made of chocolate.
Jo Brand   Category: Food

I can make dressing - or stuffing. Y'all call it stuffing up here, we call it dressing down there. It's really good dressing. That family recipe was passed on, and I love to make that.
Edie Brickell   Category: Food

The food that enters the mind must be watched as closely as the food that enters the body.
Pat Buchanan   Category: Food

Man is the only animal that can remain on friendly terms with the victims he intends to eat until he eats them.
Samuel Butler   Category: Food

My favorite time of day is to get up and eat leftovers from dinner, especially spicy food.
David Byrne   Category: Food

Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.
Truman Capote   Category: Food

Food can become such a point of anxiety - not because it's food, but just because you have anxiety. That's how eating disorders develop.
Vanessa Carlton   Category: Food

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   Category: Food

Cultivation to the mind is as necessary as food to the body.
Marcus Tullius Cicero   Category: Food

Maybe a person's time would be as well spent raising food as raising money to buy food.
Frank Howard Clark   Category: Food

I haven't eaten at a McDonald's since I became President.
William J. Clinton   Category: Food

I won't eat anything green.
Kurt Cobain   Category: Food

It's okay to eat fish because they don't have any feelings.
Kurt Cobain   Category: Food

I eat a variety of foods like vegetables, fruit and beef for protein and iron.
Sasha Cohen   Category: Food

The worst vice of the solitary is the worship of his food.
Cyril Connolly   Category: Food

One of the glories of New York is its ethnic food, and only McDonald's and Burger King equalize us all.
John Corry   Category: Food

Eating without conversation is only stoking.
Marcelene Cox   Category: Food

Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul.
Dorothy Day   Category: Food

It's easy for Americans to forget that the food they eat doesn't magically appear on a supermarket shelf.
Christopher Dodd   Category: Food

Miss Child is never bashful with butter.
Phil Donahue   Category: Food

Most vegetarians look so much like the food they eat that they can be classified as cannibals.
Finley Peter Dunne   Category: Food

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   Category: Food

Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
W. C. Fields   Category: Food

Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly.
M. F. K. Fisher   Category: Food

Wine and cheese are ageless companions, like aspirin and aches, or June and moon, or good people and noble ventures.
M. F. K. Fisher   Category: Food

Italy will always have the best food.
Diane von Furstenberg   Category: Food

More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
John Kenneth Galbraith   Category: Food

I like food. I like eating. And I don't want to deprive myself of good food.
Sarah Michelle Gellar   Category: Food

I love food and I love everything involved with food. I love the fun of it. I love restaurants. I love cooking, although I don't cook very much. I love kitchens.
Alma Guillermoprieto   Category: Food

That's a big goal of mine, to try and grow as much of my own food as possible.
Daryl Hannah   Category: Food

Fettucini alfredo is macaroni and cheese for adults.
Mitch Hedberg   Category: Food

I always say centered food equals centered behavior.
Marilu Henner   Category: Food

I do love Italian food. Any kind of pasta or pizza. My new pig out food is Indian food. I eat Indian food like three times a week. It's so good.
Jennifer Love Hewitt   Category: Food

Food is your body's fuel. Without fuel, your body wants to shut down.
Ken Hill   Category: Food

If food were free, why work?
Douglas Horton   Category: Food

If you are ever at a loss to support a flagging conversation, introduce the subject of eating.
Leigh Hunt   Category: Food

Sitting down to a meal with an Indian family is different from sitting down to a meal with a British family.
Roland Joffe   Category: Food

So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for the time being.
Franz Kafka   Category: Food

Food should be fun.
Thomas Keller   Category: Food

We provide food that customers love, day after day after day. People just want more of it.
Ray Kroc   Category: Food

My philosophy from day one is that I can sleep better at night if I can improve an individual's knowledge about food and wine, and do it on a daily basis.
Emeril Lagasse   Category: Food

In Italy, they add work and life on to food and wine.
Robin Leach   Category: Food

Not eating meat is a decision, eating meat is an instinct.
Denis Leary   Category: Food

If you're going to America, bring your own food.
Fran Lebowitz   Category: Food

More than any other in Western Europe, Britain remains a country where a traveler has to think twice before indulging in the ordinary food of ordinary people.
Joseph Lelyveld   Category: Food

An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.
A. J. Liebling   Category: Food

Spaghetti can be eaten most successfully if you inhale it like a vacuum cleaner.
Sophia Loren   Category: Food

I love spaghetti and meatballs... I eat a lot.
Susan Lucci   Category: Food

Sandwiches are wonderful. You don't need a spoon or a plate!
Paul Lynde   Category: Food