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  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    A human being is primarily a bag for putting food into.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    Clearly, some time ago makers and consumers of American junk food passed jointly through some kind of sensibility barrier in the endless quest for new taste sensations. Now they are a little like those desperate junkies who have tried every known drug and are finally reduced to mainlining toilet bowl cleanser in an effort to get still higher.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    Climate change, demographics, water, food, energy, global health, women's empowerment - these issues are all intertwined. We cannot look at one strand in isolation. Instead, we must examine how these strands are woven together.
  • Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson
    American poet 1830-1886
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    Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate.
  • Luther Burbank
    Luther Burbank
    American botanist, horticulturist and pioneer 1849-1926
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    Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine to the soul.
  • Charles Caleb Colton
    Charles Caleb Colton
    English writer 1780-1832
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    Honor is unstable and seldom the same; for she feeds upon opinion, and is as fickle as her food.
  • Fran Lebowitz
    Fran Lebowitz
    American journalist 1951-
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    If you're going to America, bring your own food.
  • Barbara Mandrell
    Barbara Mandrell
    American country music singer, musician, and actress 1948-
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    In my garden, which is a big garden, I have one part that is my bird garden, and every morning, 365 days a year, they get buckets of food - for the birds, for the squirrels, the chipmunks and the turtles in the summer.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a jail; for being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned. A man in a jail has more room, better food and commonly better company.
  • Arthur Baer
    Arthur Baer
    American journalist and humorist 1886-1969
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    She used to diet on any kind of food she could lay her hands on.
  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    Charlotte Perkins Gilman
    American feminist, sociologist, novelist, writer and poet 1860-1935
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    The female of the genus homo is economically dependent on the male. He is her food supply.
  • Bobby Flay
    Bobby Flay
    American celebrity chef and restaurateur 1964-
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    'The Food Network' was just starting in New York, and I was getting lots of attention from Mesa Grill. They had no money, so if you couldn't get there by subway, you couldn't be on. It wasn't like TV was something I really wanted to do - but I knew it would be great publicity for my restaurants.
  • Charles Horton Cooley
    Charles Horton Cooley
    American sociologist 1864-1929
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    A cat cares for you only as a source of food, security and a place in the sun. Her high selfsufficiency is her charme.
    Source: Life and the student (1927)
  • Margaret Mead
    Margaret Mead
    American cultural anthropologist 1901-1978
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    A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again.
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