Most Powerful Turbot quotations

When does the mind put forth its powers? when are the stores of memory unlocked? when does wit 'flash from fluent lips?' -- when but after a good dinner? Who will deny its influence on the affections? Half our friends are born of turbots and truffles.

The eyes of critics, whether in commending or carping, are both on one side, like a turbot's.

How long most people would look at the best book before they would give the price of a large turbot for it?

In Hollywood you always feel a bit like a hake.

The publicists march people up and down in front of you and they interview you... You feel like the turbot and the sea-bream go by, and you're the hake.

There are times when born hollandaise heads, as well as nouveaux turbot freaks and recherche escargotphiles alike crave the saignet abundance of a New York steak.

However great the dish that holds the turbot, the turbot is still greater than the dish.