Pessimism is as American as apple pie. Frozen apple pie with a slice of processed cheese.
— George Will

Compromise, hell! ... If freedom is right and tyranny is wrong, why should those who believe in freedom treat it as if it were a roll of bologna to be bartered a slice at a time?
Senator Jesse Helms slices quote

If you take a brain out of the skull and you cut a thin slice of it, and you put it under even a very powerful microscope, there's nothing there. ... It won't tell you anything.
— Carl Schoonover

He looked about as inconspicuous as a tarantula on a slice of angel food.
— Raymond Chandler

For me, the cinema is not a slice of life, but a piece of cake.
— Alfred Hitchcock