Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Jean Brillat-Savarin
Jean Brillat-Savarin
Jean Brillat-Savarin.
BornApril 1, 1755
Belley, France
DiedFebruary 2, 1826
Paris, France
French politician, musician, and writer. Best known for Physiologie du Gout, ou Méditations de Gastronomie Transcendante (1826), one of the first books dedicated to gastronomy and the art of food preparation and presentation.

The repository contains three quotes from Jean Brillat-Savarin.

Food and DrinkHappiness

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

Food and Drink

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

ClassicsFood and Drink

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