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  1. Picture quote about food

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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Picture quote by Julia Child about people

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

  7. Picture quote about food

    Growing you own food is like printing your own money!

  8. Picture quote by Benjamin Franklin about food

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

  9. Picture quote about food

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

  10. Picture quote about food

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

What are the best food quotations?

Below you can read the best quotes about food of all times. Some of the top sayings from famous people here to read and remember. Access the best food quotations. Top food sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy and bookmark favorite ones.

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

Luther Burbank

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

J. R. R. Tolkien

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

There is no love sincerer than the love of food.

George Bernard Shaw

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

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


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

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

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

Sophia Loren

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

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


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

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

Christopher Morley

Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.

Oscar Wilde

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

Rodney Dangerfield

Only the pure in heart can make a good soup.

Ludwig van Beethoven

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

Naomi Klein

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

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

John Kenneth Galbraith

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

Cyril Connolly

Thou shouldst eat to live; not live to eat.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

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

Yogi Berra

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

Arnold Schwarzenegger

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

Groucho Marx

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

W. S. Gilbert

Everything you see I owe to spaghetti.

Sophia Loren

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

Fran Lebowitz

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

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

Isaac Asimov

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

Lewis Mumford

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

Cato The Elder

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

Jose Carreras

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


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

Julia Child

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

Virginia Woolf

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

George Orwell

Food is an important part of a balanced diet.

Fran Lebowitz

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

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

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

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

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

Anything is good if it's made of chocolate.

Jo Brand

Man shall not live by bread alone.


I love you like a fat kid loves cake!

Scott Adams

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

Katherine Heigl

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

Dolly Parton

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

Lin Yutang

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

Samuel Pepys

One should eat to live, not live to eat.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Fran Lebowitz

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

Samuel Johnson

Square meals often make round people.

E. Joseph Cossman

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

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

Fran Lebowitz

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

Ronald Reagan

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

Sienna Miller

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

Mario Batali

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

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

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

Samuel Butler

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

High-quality food is better for your health.

Michael Pollan

Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.

Michael Pollan

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

Winston Churchill

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

My quest these days is to find my long lost inner child, but I'm afraid if I do, I'll end up with food in my hair and way too in love with the cats.

Kenny Loggins

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

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

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

People who shop in health food stores never look healthy.

Amy Sedaris

Lunch is for wimps.

Oliver Stone

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

Henry Miller

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

God comes to the hungry in the form of food.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Tyrius Maximus

Eating is touch carried to the bitter end.

Samuel Butler

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

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

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

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

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

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