Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Food and Drink.

The repository contains 74 quotes in the category “Food and Drink.”
Showing quotes 21 through 40 in the category “Food and Drink.” Page 1 2 3 4.

Once on a safari in Africa someone lost the corkscrew. We had to survive for days on nothing but food and water.

W. C. Fields
1880 — 1946

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

Virginia Woolf
1882 — 1941

Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza.

Dave Barry
1947 —     

It is inhumane, in my opinion, to force people who have a genuine medical need for coffee to wait in line behind people who apparently view it as some kind of recreational activity.

Dave Barry
1947 —     

I spent a lot of money on booze, birds and fast cars. The rest I just squandered.

George Best
1946 — 2005

A hot dog at the ballpark is better than a steak at the Ritz.

Humphrey Bogart
1899 — 1957

The discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the discovery of a new star.

Jean Brillat-Savarin
1755 — 1826

Inviting a person for dinner means caring for his happiness throughout the time he is under your roof.

Jean Brillat-Savarin
1755 — 1826

Tell me what you eat and I will tell you what you are!

Jean Brillat-Savarin
1755 — 1826

Many women are poor cooks only because their native greatness has been beaten down by ingratitude.

Rev. Robert Farrar Capon
1925 — 2013

Eat to live, don’t live to eat.

Cicero
106 A.D. — 43

Some men are like musical glasses; to produce their finest tones, you must keep them wet.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge
1772 — 1834

When asked what wine he liked to drink:

That which belongs to another.

Diogenes
412 — 320? B.C.

White House Butler, to Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who asked if Fields would defend him against claims that he was a teetotaler:

Mr. Prime Minister, I’ll defend you until the last drop.

Alonso Fields

What a man says drunk he has thought sober.

Flemish Proverb

Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.

Ernest Hemingway
1899 — 1961

He who does not mind his belly will hardly mind anything else.

Dr. Johnson
1709 — 1784

This is one of the disadvantages of wine; it makes a man mistake words for thoughts.

Dr. Johnson
1709 — 1784

Nowadays, an after-dinner mint is what you need to pay the restaurant check.

MAD Magazine

Nowadays, a balanced diet is when every McNugget is the same size.

MAD Magazine

Showing quotes 21 through 40 in the category “Food and Drink.” Page 1 2 3 4.