Food is for eating, and good food is to be enjoyed…I think food is, actually, very beautiful in itself.
Eat to live and not live to eat.
An apple-pie without some cheese is like a kiss without a squeeze.
I eat to live, to serve, and also, if it so happens, to enjoy, but I do not eat for the sake of enjoyment.
Food is so fundamental, more so than sexuality, aggression, or learning, that it is astounding to realize the neglect of food and eating in depth psychology.
An army marches on its stomach.
A meal without flesh is like feeding on grass.
A cucumber should be well sliced, and dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out, as good for nothing.
The nearer the bone, the sweeter the flesh.
To eat well in England you should have breakfast three times a day.
W. Somerset Maugham
Many’s the long night I’ve dreamed of cheese – toasted, mostly.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Nothing would be more tiresome than eating and drinking if God had not made them a pleasure as well as a necessity.
Don’t eat too many almonds; they add weight to the breasts.
Great food is like great sex. The more you have the more you want.
I told my doctor I get very tired when I go on a diet, so he gave me pep pills. Know what happened? I ate faster.
Joe E. Lewis
Bread is the staff of life.
We think fast food is equivalent to pornography, nutritionally speaking.
Kissing don’t last: cookery do!
He who eats alone chokes alone.
The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.
All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast.
If there is anything we are serious about, it is neither religion nor learning, but food.
Eat little, sleep sound.
He that eats till he is sick must fast till he is well.
Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie.
Part of the secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
A good eater must be a good man; for a good eater must have a good digestion, and a good digestion depends upon a good conscience.
Cauliflower is nothing but cabbage with a college education.
Sex is good, but not as good as fresh, sweet corn.
One should eat to live, not live to eat.
Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.
Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live.
I live on good food, not fine words.
Watermelon—it’s a good fruit. You eat, you drink, you wash your face.
Get people back into the kitchen and combat the trend toward processed food and fast food.
Chemicals, n: Noxious substances from which modern foods are made.
Sugar is a type of bodily fuel, yes, but your body runs about as well on it as a car would.
We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink…
Don’t forget that the flavors of wine and cheese depend upon the types of infecting microörganisms.
Martin H. Fischer
I eat merely to put food out of my mind.
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.
Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better.
High-tech tomatoes. Mysterious milk. Supersquash. Are we supposed to eat this stuff? Or is it going to eat us?
You breed babies and you eat chips with everything.
This was a good dinner enough, to be sure; but it was not a dinner to ask a man to.
Water is the most neglected nutrient in your diet but one of the most vital.
Never eat more than you can lift.
An empty belly is the best cook.
A dinner lubricates business.
Lord William Stowell
Most vegetarians look so much like the food they eat that they can be classified as cannibals.
The food that enters the mind must be watched as closely as the food that enters the body.
Sacred cows make the best hamburger.
Soup is liquid comfort.
You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars.
Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all.
Harriet van Horne
Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist.
G. K. Chesterton
I take a vitamin every day. It’s called a steak.
Leo Benvenuti and Steve Rudnick
Rice is born in water and must die in wine.
Bear in mind that you should conduct yourself in life as at a feast.
Cheese – milk’s leap toward immortality.