Quotes by food

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  • Alfred Nobel
    Alfred Nobel
    Swedish chemist, engineer, inventor, businessman, and philanthropist 1833-1896
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    A heart can no more be forced to love than a stomach can be forced to digest food by persuasion.
  • Margaret Fuller
    Margaret Fuller
    American writer 1810-1850
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    A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    A lot of people don't have much food on their table
    But they got a lot of forks and knives
    And they gotta cut something
    Source: Bob Dylan (1962)
  • Calvin Trillin
    Calvin Trillin
    American journalist, humorist, food writer and poet 1935-
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    A t American weddings, the quality of the food is in inverse proportion to the social position of the bride and groom.
  • Jamie Oliver
    Jamie Oliver
    British celebrity chef and restaurateur 1975-
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    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.
  • Bonnie Bassler
    Bonnie Bassler
    American molecular biologist
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    All these bacteria that coat our skin and live in our intestines, they fend off bad bacteria. They protect us. And you can't even digest your food without the bacteria that are in your gut. They have enzymes and proteins that allow you to metabolize foods you eat.
  • Arthur Winter
    Arthur Winter
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    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.
  • A. J. Liebling
    A. J. Liebling
    American journalist 1904-1963
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    An Englishman teaching an American about food is like the blind leading the one-eyed.
  • Bill Bryson
    Bill Bryson
    American-British author 1951-
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    And I find chopsticks frankly distressing. Am I alone in thinking it odd that a people ingenious enough to invent paper, gunpowder, kites and any number of other useful objects, and who have a noble history extending back 3,000 years haven't yet worked out that a pair of knitting needles is no way to capture food?
  • Charles Baudelaire
    Charles Baudelaire
    French poet 1821-1867
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    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
    William Somerset Maugham
    English writer 1874-1965
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    Art is merely the refuge which the ingenious have invented, when they were supplied with food and women, to escape the tediousness of life.
  • B. D. Wong
    B. D. Wong
    American actor 1960-
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    As an actor, I have casting issues. I'm a minority. I don't have trouble making a living, but as far as being on the food chain of the pecking order of actors, I'm not at the top of it. With the jobs that I do, there are always control issues with directors and producers.
  • Barry Commoner
    Barry Commoner
    American cellular biologist, college professor, and politician 1917-2012
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    As the earth spins through space, a view from above the North Pole would encompass most of the wealth of the world - most of its food, productive machines, doctors, engineers and teachers. A view from the opposite pole would encompass most of the world's poor.
  • Pearl S. Buck
    Pearl S. Buck
    American novelist 1892-1973
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    At my age the bones are water in the morning until food is given them.
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