“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."
-John Gunther

 

“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