“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world." -J.R.R. Tolkien
"Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all." -Harriet van Horne
“He was a bold man that first ate an oyster." - Jonathan Swift
“Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate.” -Alan D. Wolfelt
"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread and pumpkin pie." -Jim Davis
"All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast."
“I have made a lot of mistakes falling in love, and regretted most of them, but never the potatoes that went with them." -Nora Ephron
"The only time to eat diet food is while you're waiting for the steak to cook." -Julia Child
"I cook with wine. Sometimes I even add it to the food." -W.C. Fields
"We all eat, and it would be a sad waste of opportunity to eat badly." -Anna Thomas
"A balanced diet is a cookie in each hand." -Barbara Johnson
"People who love to eat are always the best people. - Julia Child"
"My doctor told me I had to stop throwing intimate dinners for four unless there are three other people." -Orson Welles
Compile by The Huffington Post