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English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950+1
A human being is primarily a bag for putting food into.
American botanist, horticulturist and pioneer 1849-1926+1
Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food and medicine to the soul.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862+1
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.
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)
American cultural anthropologist 1901-19780
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.
Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, and philanthropist 1833-18960
A heart can no more be forced to love than a stomach can be forced to digest food by persuasion.
American writer 1810-18500
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
British celebrity chef and restaurateur 1975-0
All I ever wanted to do was to make food accessible to everyone; to show that you can make mistakes - I do all the time - but it doesn't matter.
Although there is a great deal of controversy among scientists about the effects of ingested food on the brain, no one denies that you can change your cognition and mood by what you eat.
An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.
French poet 1821-18670
Any healthy man can go without food for two days - but not without poetry.
Arguably the only goods people need these days are food and happiness.
William Somerset Maugham
English writer 1874-19650
Art is merely the refuge which the ingenious have invented, when they were supplied with food and women, to escape the tediousness of life.
Pearl S. Buck
American novelist 1892-19730
At my age the bones are water in the morning until food is given them.
Greek philosopher 469 BC - 399 BC0
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parent, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.