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Tyler turned down the candy because it would make him run slower. Chris Powell/Ashley Hylton, Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition

If organic farming is the natural way, shouldn’t organic produce just be called “produce” and make the pesticide-laden stuff take the burden of an adjective? Terri Guillemets

If you plant Twinkies in your body garden, how do you expect to harvest health? Terri Guillemets

One simply does not drive home from McDonald’s without eating any fries. Internet meme

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

Anything is good if it’s made of chocolate. Jo Brand

Food for the body is not enough. There must be food for the soul. Dorothy Day

You don’t need a silver fork to eat good food. Paul Prudhomme

If you can’t feed a hundred people, then feed just one. Mother Teresa

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Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie. Jim Davis

Shipping is a terrible thing to do to vegetables. They probably get jet-lagged, just like people. Elizabeth Berry

After all the trouble you go to, you get about as much actual “food” out of eating an artichoke as you would from licking 30 or 40 postage stamps. Miss Piggy

It’s difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato. Lewis Grizzard

The greatest delight the fields and woods minister is the suggestion of an occult relation between man and the vegetable. I am not alone and unacknowledged. They nod to me and I to them. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are. Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water. W. C. Fields

I don’t like food that’s too carefully arranged; it makes me think that the chef is spending too much time arranging and not enough time cooking. If I wanted a picture I’d buy a painting. Andy Rooney

Food is your body’s fuel. Without fuel, your body wants to shut down. Ken Hill

What I’ve enjoyed most, though, is meeting people who have a real interest in food and sharing ideas with them. Good food is a global thing and I find that there is always something new and amazing to learn – I love it! Jamie Oliver

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Large, naked raw carrots are acceptable as food only to those who lie in hutches eagerly awaiting Easter.  Fran Lebowitz

It’s bizarre that the produce manager is more important to my children’s health than the pediatrician. Meryl Streep

Plant a radish, get a radish, never any doubt. That’s why I love vegetables, you know what they’re about!  Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt

An onion can make people cry, but there has never been a vegetable invented to make them laugh. Will Rogers

Training is everything. The peach was once a bitter almond; cauliflower is nothing but Cabbage with a College Education. Mark Twain

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Food, in the end, in our own tradition, is something holy. It’s not about nutrients and calories. It’s about sharing. It’s about honesty. It’s about identity. Louise Fresco

My family lived off the land and summer evening meals featured baked stuffed tomatoes, potato salad, corn on the cob, fresh shelled peas and homemade ice cream with strawberries from our garden. With no air conditioning in those days, the cool porch was the center of our universe after the scorching days. David Mixner

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

Health food may be good for the conscience but Oreos taste a hell of a lot better. Robert Redford

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

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There is a lot more juice in grapefruit than meets the eye.  Author Unknown

It is, in my view, the duty of an apple to be crisp and crunchable, but a pear should have such a texture as leads to silent consumption. Edward Bunyard

Keep as near as ever you can to the first sources of supply—fruits and vegetables. B.W. Richardson

Always eat grapes downward — that is eat the best grapes first; in this way there will be none better left on the bunch, and each grape will seem good down to the last. If you eat the other way, you will not have a good grape in the lot. Samuel Butler

There is something in the flavor and aroma of the fresh strawberry that no amount of skill has been able to preserve.  E.F. White

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My favorite animal is steak. Fran Lebowitz

Food is our common ground, a universal experience. James Beard

Real nutrition comes from soybeans, almonds, rice, and other healthy vegetable sources, not from a cow’s udder. Ingrid Newkirk

Fettucini alfredo is macaroni and cheese for adults. Mitch Hedberg



You learn to cook so that you don’t have to be a slave to recipes. You get what’s in season and you know what to do with it. Julia Child

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Strawberries are the angels of the earth — innocent and sweet with green leafy wings reaching heavenward. Terri Guillemets

And, of course, the funniest food of all, kumquats. George Carlin

Apple-tree, apple-tree, crowned with delight,
Give me your fruit for a pie if you will;—
Crusty I’ll make it, and juicy and light!—
Give me your treasure to mate with my skill!
~Louise Bennett Weaver and Helen Cowles LeCron, “September,” A Thousand Ways to Please a Husband with Bettina’s Best Recipes, 1917

A fruit is a vegetable with looks and money. Plus, if you let fruit rot, it turns into wine, something Brussels sprouts never do.  P.J. O’Rourke

This special feeling towards fruit, its glory and abundance, is I would say universal…. We respond to strawberry fields or cherry orchards with a delight that a cabbage patch or even an elegant vegetable garden cannot provoke. Jane Grigson

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Baking cookies is comforting, and cookies are the sweetest little bit of comfort food. They are very bite-sized and personal. Sandra Lee

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

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

If I had the choice between smoked salmon and tinned salmon, I’d have it tinned. With vinegar. Harold Wilson

Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon. Doug Larson

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Shedding late-summer tears for the end of cherry season. Patiently and hopefully waiting for pumpkin pie season. Terri Guillemets

An apple is an excellent thing — until you have tried a peach. George du Maurier

If junk food is the devil, then a sweet orange is as scripture. Terri Guillemets

There are only ten minutes in the life of a pear when it is perfect to eat. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never make eye contact while eating a banana.  Author unknown

Vegetables are food of the earth, but fruits taste of the heavens. Terri Guillemets

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I love to take something ordinary and make it really special. Ina Garten

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

Statistics show that of those who contract the habit of eating, very few survive. George Bernard Shaw

The only kind of seafood I trust is the fish stick, a totally featureless fish that doesn’t have eyeballs or fins. Dave Barry

I think steak is the ultimate comfort food, and if you’re going out for one, that isn’t the time to scrimp on calories or quality. Tom Colicchio

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Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts! James Beard

The bread is sweet; mamma’s hands filled it with love when she made it; the cheese is fresh, and the tea is warm. Jay Benson Hamilton, “How Santa Claus Made One Dollar Hold Out,” 1891

I’d rather have bread and cheese with my darlings than roast turkey, cranberry sauce, and mince-pie all alone. Jay Benson Hamilton, “How Santa Claus Made One Dollar Hold Out,” 1891

Rice is born in water and must die in wine. Italian Proverb

Those who forget the pasta are condemned to reheat it. Author Unknown

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I like food. I like eating. And I don’t want to deprive myself of good food. Sarah Michelle Gellar

It’s difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato. Lewis Grizzard

Get people back into the kitchen and combat the trend toward processed food and fast food. Andrew Weil

Gluttony is an emotional escape, a sign something is eating us. Peter De Vries

I love all kinds of bread. Whenever I crave junk food, I want salty things like peanuts or potato chips. Tyra Banks

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Not eating meat is a decision, eating meat is an instinct. Denis Leary

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

I never eat in a restaurant that’s over a hundred feet off the ground and won’t stand still. Calvin Trillin

Proust had his madeleines; I am devastated by the scent of yeast bread rising. Bert Greene

Life is a combination of magic and pasta.  Federico Fellini

There is nothing better on a cold wintry day than a properly made pot pie. Craig Claiborne

Too few people understand a really good sandwich. James Beard

I love sandwiches. Let’s face it, life is better between two pieces of bread.  Jeff Mauro, a.k.a. The Sandwich King

You can make any meal into a sandwich, and any sandwich into a meal. Jeff Mauro, a.k.a. The Sandwich King