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A Few More Food Sayings

“Many’s the long night I’ve dreamed of cheese – toasted mostly…”  Robert Louis Stevenson “Worries go down better with soup.”   Jewish Proverb “He was a bold man who first swallowed an oyster.”   King James I of Scotland “Unless the kettle boiling be, filling the teapot spoils the tea.”   ?  

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  July 13, 2014   No comments

Food Funnies! One Liners

These crack me up.  Enjoy! A friend got some vinegar in his ear, now he suffers from pickled hearing. Do chickens think rubber humans are funny? Each day I try to enjoy something from each of the four food groups: the bonbon group, the salty-snack group, the caffeine group, and the “whatever-the-thing-in-the-tinfoil-in-the-back-of-the-fridge-is” group.

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  March 31, 2012   No comments

February Food Quotes

“We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink.” Epicurus (341-270 BC)  “It is a difficult matter to argue with the belly since it has no ears.” Cato the Elder (234-149 BC)  “Fish, to taste right, must swim three times—in water, in butter, and in wine.” […]

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  February 24, 2011   No comments

End of the Year Food Proverbs

“I doubt whether the world holds for anyone a more soul-stirring surprise than the first adventure with ice cream.”   ~ Heywood Brown “There is no such thing as a little garlic.”  ~ Me and so many Others “Whatever will satisfy hunger is good food.”  ~ Chinese proverb “Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, […]

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  December 22, 2010   No comments

More Food Proverbs

“Music with dinner is an insult both to the cook and the violinist.” G.K. Chesterton “The art of dining well is no slight art, the pleasure not a slight pleasure.”  Michel de Montaigne “Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are.”  Anthelme Brillat-Savarin “Hunger is the best sauce in the […]

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  November 27, 2010   No comments

Quotable Food Quotes

            “Let food be thy medicine, thy medicine shall be thy food.” Hippocrates   “There is no love sincerer than the love of food.” George Bernard Shaw   “Too eat is a necessity, but to eat intelligently is an art.” La Rochefoucauld   “A man cannot have a pure mind […]

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  January 1, 2010   No comments