A balanced diet is a cookie in each hand.
~ Barbara Johnson, author and comedian

Seeing is deceiving. It's eating that's believing.
~ James Thurber

Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all.  ~ Harriet Van Horne

After a good dinner one can forgive anybody, even one's own relatives.  ~ Oscar Wilde

Laughter is brightest where food is best. 
~ Irish Proverb

I just hate health food.  ~ Julia Child

Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them. 
~ Adlai Stevenson

To safeguard one's health at the cost of too strict a diet is a tiresome illness, indeed. 
~ La Rochefoucauld

Never work before breakfast; if you have to work before breakfast, eat your breakfast first.
~ Josh Billings

A nickel will get you on the subway, but garlic will get you a seat.  ~ Old New York Proverb
I drive way too fast to worry about cholesterol.  ~ Steven Wright

"The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.  ~ Lucille Ball

What I say is that, if a man really likes potatoes, he must be a pretty decent
sort of fellow.  ~ A. A. Milne


Cuisine is only about making foods taste the way they are supposed to taste. 
~ Charlie Trotter

"Wish I had time for just one more bowl of chili. ~ the dying words of Kit Carson

One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well. 
~ Virginia Woolf,  "A Room of One's Own"

Worries go down better with soup. 
~ Jewish Proverb

We are living in a world today where lemonade is made from artificial flavors and furniture polish is made from real lemons.
~ Alfred E. Newman

Hunger is the best sauce in the world.
~ Cervantes
The food quotes on this page are a Glen's Place collection from various sources. Enjoy these wise sayings by famous people about food.
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