Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 183
Blind Like

An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.

- A. J. Liebling

Love I Love

I am not a vegetarian because I love animals; I am a vegetarian because I hate plants.

- A. Whitney Brown

Really Connoisseur

I'm not really a food connoisseur.

- Aasif Mandvi

You Favourite

What's my favourite food? One you order out.

- Abigail Breslin

Anxiety Better

A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.

- Aesop

Love Very

I love oatmeal. To me, it's not boring. I agree that ordinary oatmeal is very boring, but not the steel-cut Irish kind - the kind that pops in your mouth when you bite into it in little glorious bursts like a sort of gummy champagne.

- Alan Alda

Memory Connected

Food is so heavily connected to memory.

- Alexandra Guarnaschelli

Me Important

Food simply isn't important to me.

- Alice Paul

Rise Twice

You can't make a souffle rise twice.

- Alice Roosevelt Longworth

More Been

We've been so disconnected agriculturally and culturally from food. We spend more time on dieting than on cooking.

- Alice Waters

Gas Had

When 'Gas Food Lodging' was released, I had already shot 'Mi Vida Loca.'

- Allison Anders

Love Very

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

Love I Love

I love food.

- Amy Winehouse

Processed Toward

Get people back into the kitchen and combat the trend toward processed food and fast food.

- Andrew Weil

Buy Arranged

I don't like food that's too carefully arranged; it makes me think that the chef is spending too much time arranging and not enough time cooking. If I wanted a picture I'd buy a painting.

- Andy Rooney

Die Understand

Understand, when you eat meat, that something did die. You have an obligation to value it - not just the sirloin but also all those wonderful tough little bits.

- Anthony Bourdain


I'm a real food know-it-all.

- Arthur Schwartz

Like Space Station

If you don't like airline food, you'll probably have the same impression of space station food. I would not fly to space for the food.

- Chris Hadfield

Me Important

Food is really important to me.

- Christine Teigen

Supermarket Appear

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

- Christopher Dodd

Addict Huge

I'm a huge food addict.

- Colin Donnell

Date Prefer

On my first date, my boyfriend asked me if I wanted to eat a la carte, and I said that I would prefer to stay inside!

- Cristin Milioti

Think Always

I always think if you have to cook once, it should feed you twice. If you're going to make a big chicken and vegetable soup for lunch on Monday, you stick it in the refrigerator and it's also for Wednesday's dinner.

- Curtis Stone

More About

The less food, the more time to talk, the more to talk about.

- Damon Wayans

Culture Lens

Food is a lens for culture.

- Dana Goodyear

Big Mine

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

- Daryl Hannah

Like Filling

Eating rice cakes is like chewing on a foam coffee cup, only less filling.

- Dave Barry

Spicy Spicy Food

My favorite time of day is to get up and eat leftovers from dinner, especially spicy food.

- David Byrne

Salad Featured

My family lived off the land and summer evening meals featured baked stuffed tomatoes, potato salad, corn on the cob, fresh shelled peas and homemade ice cream with strawberries from our garden. With no air conditioning in those days, the cool porch was the center of our universe after the scorching days.

- David Mixner

Love Diversity

I like to eat and I love the diversity of foods.

- David Soul

Good Made

Anything is good if it's made of chocolate.

- Jo Brand

Elizabeth Taylor

Is Elizabeth Taylor fat? Her favorite food is seconds.

- Joan Rivers

Like Give

I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o clock in the morning.

- John Barrymore

Why Them

If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?

- John Cleese

Cook French

The French cook; we open tins.

- John Galsworthy

Dining Too

Too many people just eat to consume calories. Try dining for a change.

- John Walters

Think Better

The only think I like better than talking about Food is eating.

- John Walters

Oyster Ate

He was a bold man that first ate an oyster.

- Jonathan Swift

Think Country

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

Husband Plate

I know my husband really loves me because he takes me to have ribs. He says I'm the only girl he ever took out who actually ate anything on her plate, as opposed to pushing it around.

- Julia Barr

Art Form

In France, cooking is a serious art form and a national sport.

- Julia Child

I Think Humane

Animals that we eat are raised for food in the most economical way possible, and the serious food producers do it in the most humane way possible. I think anyone who is a carnivore needs to understand that meat does not originally come in these neat little packages.

- Julia Child

Slave Recipes

You learn to cook so that you don't have to be a slave to recipes. You get what's in season and you know what to do with it.

- Julia Child

Believe Over

I don't believe in twisting yourself into knots of excuses and explanations over the food you make.

- Julia Child

Started Ate

I was 32 when I started cooking; up until then, I just ate.

- Julia Child

Face Lot

Let's face it, a nice creamy chocolate cake does a lot for a lot of people; it does for me.

- Audrey Hepburn

Beware Eats

Beware the hobby that eats.

- Benjamin Franklin

Die Hundred

I saw few die of hunger; of eating, a hundred thousand.

- Benjamin Franklin

Adventurous Very

I'm not normally very adventurous with food.

- Bethany Mota

Vinegar Smoked

If I had the choice between smoked salmon and tinned salmon, I'd have it tinned. With vinegar.

- Harold Wilson

Got Fascination

I got a fascination with food.

- Heather Mills

Love Passion

Food is a passion. Food is love.

- Hector Elizondo

Milk Cereal

I won't eat any cereal that doesn't turn the milk purple.

- Bill Watterson

Surprise More

I doubt whether the world holds for any one a more soul-stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice-cream.

- Heywood Broun

Medicine Thy

Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.

- Hippocrates

Birthday Transporting

Most of us have fond memories of food from our childhood. Whether it was our mom's homemade lasagna or a memorable chocolate birthday cake, food has a way of transporting us back to the past.

- Homaro Cantu

Bad Going

Instead of going out to dinner, buy good food. Cooking at home shows such affection. In a bad economy, it's more important to make yourself feel good.

- Ina Garten

Love Special

I love to take something ordinary and make it really special.

- Ina Garten

Sources Other

Real nutrition comes from soybeans, almonds, rice, and other healthy vegetable sources, not from a cow's udder.

- Ingrid Newkirk

Pepper Proportion

The disparity between a restaurant's price and food quality rises in direct proportion to the size of the pepper mill.

- Bryan Q. Miller

Song More

If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.

- J. R. R. Tolkien

Original Been

The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.

- Calvin Trillin

Feet Over

I never eat in a restaurant that's over a hundred feet off the ground and won't stand still.

- Calvin Trillin

Hungry Call

If I'm making a movie and get hungry, I call time-out and eat some crackers.

- Carol Alt

Common Common Ground

Food is our common ground, a universal experience.

- James Beard

Want Give

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

Bad Meat

A corpse is meat gone bad. Well and what's cheese? Corpse of milk.

- James Joyce

Decision Instinct

Not eating meat is a decision, eating meat is an instinct.

- Denis Leary

Cake Most

The most dangerous food is wedding cake.

- James Thurber

Love Global

What I've enjoyed most, though, is meeting people who have a real interest in food and sharing ideas with them. Good food is a global thing and I find that there is always something new and amazing to learn - I love it!

- Jamie Oliver

Start Stop

Stop being a vegan and start enjoying what you eat.

- Jamie Oliver

Reliable Oven

The kitchen oven is reliable, but it's made us lazy.

- Jamie Oliver

References Loaded

My first novel is loaded with food references largely because my cupboards were bare, and I was writing hungry.

- Jan Karon

Always Adore

I adore food and always have.

- Jane Asher

Around About

What I miss most about Mexico isn't the food or the customs; it's my family and the way we'd all sit around chatting together.

- Javier Hernandez

Will Tell

Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are.

- Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Soul Must

Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul.

- Dorothy Day

Grow Green

Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.

- Doug Larson

Back Another

I like to say, 'Chop suey's the biggest culinary joke that one culture has ever played on another,' because chop suey, if you translate into Chinese, means 'tsap sui,' which, if you translate back, means 'odds and ends.'

- Jennifer Lee

Here Stuffing

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

Soup Ever

Ever notice that Soup for One is eight aisles away from Party Mix?

- Elayne Boosler

Think Some

I think Australian food is probably some of the best in the world.

- Karrie Webb

Pleasure Goodwill

Eating is not merely a material pleasure. Eating well gives a spectacular joy to life and contributes immensely to goodwill and happy companionship. It is of great importance to the morale.

- Elsa Schiaparelli

Night Daily Basis

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

Relationship Amazing

I have an amazing relationship with food.

- Katharine McPhee

Love I Love

I love shopping, especially food shopping.

- Emma Bunton

Love Like

I love all sorts of food, chocolate especially. I eat well, but I like the odd Chinese, like anyone!

- Katie Taylor

Follow Trends

I don't follow the food trends.

- Eric Ripert

Great Vegas

There is great food in Vegas.

- Eric Ripert

Often Cases

The symptoms of food poisoning often don't appear for days after the contaminated meal was eaten. As a result, most cases of food poisoning are never properly diagnosed.

- Eric Schlosser

Fuel Shut

Food is your body's fuel. Without fuel, your body wants to shut down.

- Ken Hill

Far Sitcom

Sitcom food is by far the tastiest of all showbiz food.

- Ken Jeong

Beverage Considered

I come from a family where gravy is considered a beverage.

- Erma Bombeck

Poor Whether

When a man's stomach is full it makes no difference whether he is rich or poor.

- Euripides

Better Warm

There's no better feeling in the world than a warm pizza box on your lap.

- Kevin James

Interesting Stray

It is an interesting thing. Every time I try and stray from the path of food, I get whacked.

- Kimbal Musk

Internet New

Food is the new Internet.

- Kimbal Musk

Business About

We never have business meals at El Bulli. If it's about business, you're probably not paying much attention to the food.

- Ferran Adria

Most Cannibals

Most vegetarians look so much like the food they eat that they can be classified as cannibals.

- Finley Peter Dunne

Animal Steak

My favorite animal is steak.

- Fran Lebowitz