Quotes by dinner
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English writer 1709-1784
A man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything than he does of his dinner.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Courage charms us, because it indicates that a man loves an idea better than all things in the world, that he is thinking neither of his bed, nor his dinner, nor his money, but will venture all to put in act the invisible thought of his mind.
American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
He who waits upon fortune is never sure of dinner.
British science-fiction writer 1952-
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
The government of the world I live in was not framed, like that of Britain, in after-dinner conversations over the wine.
American Novelist, Journalist, Poet 1890-1957
There are a lot of people who must have the table laid in the usual fashion or they will not enjoy the dinner.
American writer and journalist 1931-
There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful woman in the act of cooking dinner for someone she loves.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.Source: My Best Short Stories (2014) 75
English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.
A dinner lubricates business.
English moviedirector 1899-1980
A good film is when the price of the dinner, the theatre admission and the babysitter were worth it.
English writer 1709-1784
A man is in general better pleased when he has a good dinner upon his table, than when his wife talks Greek.
Chinese politician 1893-1976
A revolution is not a dinner party, or writing an essay, or painting a picture, or doing embroidery; it cannot be so refined, so leisurely and gentle, so temperate, kind, courteous, restrained and magnanimous. A revolution is an insurrection, an act of violence by which one class overthrows another.
American musician, singer and songwriter 1967-
Actually, I was having dinner with Michael (Stipe, of R.E.M.) when our second album went platinum, which up until that point was the highest success we'd ever had. And he turned to me during dinner and said, 'Welcome to the deep waters, kid.' I'll never forget that.Source: Icon Magazine. April 1998
American politician and actor 1911-2004
All great change in America begins at the dinner table.Source: Speech, 11-01-1989
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