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Picture quote about food

Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.

Picture quote by Julia Child about food

The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for steak to coo. ⏤ Julia Child

Picture quote by Steve Martin about food

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

Picture quote by Ruzbeh N Bharucha about hunger

The day each family keeps aside food to feed one hungry person or animal or bird every day, nobody will go hungry in this world. There is enough food to feed every hungry stomach. Mankind just doesn't have the heart for it. ⏤ Ruzbeh N Bharucha

Picture quote by Julia Child about people

People who love to eat are always the best people ⏤ Julia Child

Picture quote by Ursula Andress about living

I take care of my flowers and my cats. And enjoy food. And that’s living. ⏤ Ursula Andress

Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about food

One should eat to live, not live to eat. ⏤ Benjamin Franklin

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Growing you own food is like printing your own money!

Picture quote about food

If you want breakfast in bed, sleep in the kitchen.

Picture quote about food

We once grew good without chemicals. We never grew food without bees.

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Flowers always make people better, happier, and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine for the soul.

Luther Burbank, environmentalist

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

J. R. R. Tolkien, novelist

He who eats alone chokes alone.

Arabic Proverbs,

More die in the United States from too much food that from too little.

John Kenneth Galbraith, economist

There is no love sincerer than the love of food.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

Coffee should be black as Hell, strong as death, and sweet as love.


Hunger is the best sauce.

Italian Proverbs,

It's okay to eat fish because they don't have any feelings.

Kurt Cobain, musician

Worthless people love only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.

Socrates, philosopher

Don't dig your grave with your knife and fork.

English Proverbs,

I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food.

W. C. Fields, comedian

Temptation is like a knife, that may either cut the meat or the throat of a man; it may be his food or his poison, his exercise or his destruction.

John Owen, theologian

Spaghetti can be eaten most successfully if you inhale it like a vacuum cleaner.

Sophia Loren, actress

Your child will live a life ten years younger than you because of the landscape of food that we've built around them.

Jamie Oliver, chef

I know a man who gave up smoking, drinking, sex, and rich food. He was healthy right up to the day he killed himself.

Johnny Carson, comedian

No man is lonely while eating spaghetti; it requires so much attention.

Christopher Morley, author

Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

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

Euripides, poet

The truly powerful feed ideology to the masses like fast food while they dine on the most rarified delicacy of all: impunity.

Naomi Klein, journalist

Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.

Ludwig van Beethoven, composer

Hungry bear doesn't dance.

Bulgarian proverbs,

Man should not try to avoid stress any more than he would shun food, love or exercise.

Hans Selye, scientist

More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.

John Kenneth Galbraith, economist

The one way to get thin is to re-establish a purpose in life.

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

I found there was only one way to look thin, hang out with fat people.

Rodney Dangerfield, comedian

Only Irish coffee provides in a single glass all four essential food groups: alcohol, caffeine, sugar and fat.

Alex Levin,

You define a good flight by negatives: you didn't get hijacked, you didn't crash, you didn't throw up, you weren't late, you weren't nauseated by the food. So you are grateful.

Paul Theroux, novelist

You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six.

Yogi Berra, athlete

My body is like breakfast, lunch, and dinner. I don't think about it, I just have it.

Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor

I eat like a vulture. Unfortunately the resemblance doesn't end there.

Groucho Marx, comedian

It isn't so much what's on the table that matters, as what's on the chairs.

W. S. Gilbert, dramatist

Everything you see I owe to spaghetti.

Sophia Loren, actress

Ask your child what he wants for dinner only if he's buying.

Fran Lebowitz, journalist

Appetite comes with eating; the more one has, the more one would have.


The most dangerous food to eat is a wedding cake.


The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? Like 'Republican party' or 'airplane food.'

Johnny Depp, actor

The first law of dietetics seems to be if it tastes good, it’s bad for you.

Isaac Asimov, scientist

Restore human legs as a means of travel. Pedestrians rely on food for fuel and need no special parking facilities.

Lewis Mumford, sociologist

It is a difficult matter to argue with the belly since it has no ears.

Cato The Elder, historian

I love good food but I follow strict rules the days I perform.

Jose Carreras, musician

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

Aesop, author

The only time to eat diet food is while you're waiting for the steak to cook.

Julia Child, chef

One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.

Virginia Woolf, author

We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.

George Orwell, author

Food is an important part of a balanced diet.

Fran Lebowitz, journalist

You get fat in the moments between when you know you should stop and when you do.

Michael Lipsey,

Half-starved spiders prey'd on half-starved flies.

Charles Churchill, poet

The flesh endures the storms of the present alone; the mind, those of the past and future as well as the present. Gluttony is a lust of the mind.

Thomas Hobbes, philosopher

Gluttony kills more than the sword.


I couldn't relate to kid stuff. 'Jimmy doesn't like me!' Who cares? I was worried we didn't have gas money or food. Those were my concerns.

Leighton Meester, actress

A good meal ought to begin with hunger.


Cooking is at once child's play and adult joy. And cooking done with care is an act of love.

Craig Claiborne, editor

Do you know what breakfast cereal is made of? It's made of all those little curly wooden shavings you find in pencil sharpeners!

Roald Dahl, novelist

Anything is good if it's made of chocolate.

Jo Brand, comedian

Man shall not live by bread alone.


I love you like a fat kid loves cake!

Scott Adams, cartoonist

I'm too lazy and I like food and I like my free time too much to spend it working out!

Katherine Heigl, actress

My weaknesses have always been food and men - in that order.

Dolly Parton, musician

Our lives are not in the lap of the gods, but in the lap of our cooks.

Lin Yutang, author

Strange to see how a good dinner and feasting reconciles everybody.

Samuel Pepys, writer

One should eat to live, not live to eat.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Vegetables are interesting but lack a sense of purpose when unaccompanied by a good cut of meat.

Fran Lebowitz, journalist

A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.

Samuel Johnson, author

Square meals often make round people.

E. Joseph Cossman, businessman

A store of grain, Oh king is the best of treasures. A gem put in your mouth will not support life.


We seldom report of having eaten too little.

Thomas Jefferson, president

If you're going to America, bring your own food.

Fran Lebowitz, journalist

You can tell a lot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans.

Ronald Reagan, president

I need my food to keep my energy up, so I can't really diet.

Sienna Miller, actress

The passion of the Italian or the Italian-American population is endless for food and lore and everything about it.

Mario Batali, celebrity

If there were only turnips and potatoes in the world, someone would complain that plants grow the wrong way.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg, scientist

The healthy stomach is nothing if it is not conservative. Few radicals have good digestions.

Samuel Butler, poet

A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster salad and Champagne, the only true feminine and becoming viands.

Lord Byron, poet

High-quality food is better for your health.

Michael Pollan, educator

Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.

Michael Pollan, educator

My wife and I tried to breakfast together, but we had to stop or our marriage would have been wrecked.

Winston Churchill, politician

Hunger is a good cook.


The class of citizens who provide at once their own food and their own raiment, may be viewed as the most truly independent and happy.

James Madison, president

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, journalist

Every 10 seconds we lose a child to hunger. This is more than HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

Josette Sheeran,

Maybe a person's time would be as well spent raising food as raising money to buy food.

Frank A. Clark,

The food here is terrible, and the portions are too small.

Woody Allen, director

But it's really hard to eat good when you're traveling because you see fast food and you want to go to this restaurant and that restaurant.

Nicole Polizzi, celebrity

People who shop in health food stores never look healthy.

Amy Sedaris, actress

Lunch is for wimps.

Oliver Stone, director

You can travel fifty thousand miles in America without once tasting a piece of good bread.

Henry Miller, author

Hunger is not only the best cook, but also the best physician.


A cheese may disappoint. It may be dull, it may be naive, it may be oversophisticated. Yet it remains cheese, milk's leap toward immortality.

Clifton Fadiman, writer

God comes to the hungry in the form of food.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Choose rather to punish your appetites than be punished by them.

Tyrius Maximus,

Eating is touch carried to the bitter end.

Samuel Butler, poet

Put a knife to thy throat, if you're a man given to appetite.


The first time you see something that you have never seen before, you almost always know right away if you should eat it or run away from it.

Scott Adams, cartoonist

While weight loss is important, what's more important is the quality of food you put in your body - food is information that quickly changes your metabolism and genes.

Mark Hyman,

Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.

Les Brown, motivational speaker

I like to use 'I Can't Believe it's Not Butter' on my toast in the morning, because sometimes when I eat breakfast, I like to be incredulous. How was breakfast? Unbelievable.

Demetri Martin, comedian

There is hunger for ordinary bread, and there is hunger for love, for kindness, for thoughtfulness; and this is the great poverty that makes people suffer so much.

Mother Theresa, saint

Research has shown that even small amounts of processed food alter the chemical balance in our brain and cause negative mood swings along with noticeable dips ill energy.

Marilu Henner, actress

I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead -- not sick, not wounded -- dead.

Woody Allen, director

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