Food

Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek. Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good.
Alice May Brock

The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.
Calvin Trillin (1935 – )

Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
Fran Lebowitz (1950 – )

My favorite animal is steak.
Fran Lebowitz (1950 – )

New Orleans food is as delicious as the less criminal forms of sin.
Mark Twain (1835 – 1910)

There are people who strictly deprive themselves of each and every eatable, drinkable, and smokable which has in any way acquired a shady reputation. They pay this price for health. And health is all they get for it. How strange it is. It is like paying out your whole fortune for a cow that has gone dry.
Mark Twain (1835 – 1910)

Ask not what you can do for your country. Ask what’s for lunch.
Orson Welles (1915 – 1985)

Fish is the only food that is considered spoiled once it smells like what it is.
P. J. O’Rourke (1947 – )

Never eat more than you can lift.
Miss Piggy

13 Responses

  1. I love what Calvin Trillin said

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  2. While Mrs Fitz watched Masterchef last night, the boys were eating Dad’s mild Indian curry of chicken and sweet potato with snow peas.

    I didn’t get voted off the island.

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  3. I like those …… they’ll be trotted out next time I can buy a friend …

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  4. brilliant.

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  5. If it’s deep fried it’s Scottish…

    I love the Mark Twain quote and am now away to have a deep fried Mars Bar to commemorate it…

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  6. I fully agree with what the pig said.

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