Food Quotes and Sayings
An onion can make people cry but there’s never been a vegetable that can make people laugh.
- Will Rogers
They say you can’t have your bread buttered on both sides, I say, you can, but you might get your hands dirty in the process.
Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the ‘Titanic’ who waved off the dessert cart.
- Erma Bombeck
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
Fish, to taste right, must swim three times – in water, in butter, and in wine.
Our bodies run on the fresh green fuel of the land.
- Terri Guillemets
An empty belly is the best cook.
Avoid fruit and nuts. You are what you eat.
– Jim Davis
All sorrows are less with bread.
– Miguel de Cervantes
There are people in the world so hungry, that God cannot appear to them except in the form of bread.
- Mahatma Gandhi
Never work before breakfast; if you have to work before breakfast, eat your breakfast first.
- Josh Billings
Let your food be your medicine and your medicine be your food. – Hippocrates
The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days later you’re hungry again.
- George Miller
A party without a cake is just a meeting.
Don’t eat anything your great- grandmother wouldn’t recognize as food.
- Michael Pollan
Rice is born in water and must die in wine.
Soup is just a way of screwing you out of a meal.
- Jay Leno
Hunger is the best sauce in the world.
Courage, cheerfulness, and a desire to work depends mostly on good nutrition.
- Jacob Moleschott
The belly rules the mind.
When baking, follow directions. When cooking, go by your own taste. – Laiko Bahrs
Good food is wise medicine.
All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast.
– John Gunther
Tell me what you eat, I’ll tell you who you are.
- Jean Anthelme Brillat- Savarin
The more you eat, the less flavor; the less you eat, the more flavor.