Culinary Quotes Archive

This is a collection of quotes about food by people familiar to the culinary world and not.

Posted October 16, 2020

“I thought, you know the food and the diet thing is one way to start yourself onto a healthy lifestyle, but if you don’t move, if you don’t start exercising you’re gonna deteriorate.”

Warren Cuccurullo
Posted October 9, 2020

“They say that our sense of smell is one of the strongest triggers of memories. Of course, our sense of smell is integral to our sense of taste, so it is no surprise, then, that in a life full of moving and traveling, food has always been a source of familiar comfort for me.”

Philippe Cousteau, Jr.
Posted October 2, 2020

“Food, like sex, is one of the principal kinds of human activity that engage people when they wonder about how to account for different kinds of human behavior.”

Marvin Harris
Posted September 25, 2020

“All over the world, we’re seeing access to food, clean water, education and healthcare improve; as a result, global innovation is rising as well.”

Peter Diamandis
Posted September 18, 2020

“There’s no such thing as ‘bad’ food or ‘good’ food.”

Ella Woodward
Posted September 11, 2020

“Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie.”

Garfield
Posted September 4, 2020

“In France, cooking is a serious art form and a national sport.”

Julia Child
Posted August 28, 2020

“Fast food is popular because it’s convenient, it’s cheap, and it tastes good. But the real cost of eating fast food never appears on the menu.”

Eric Schlosser
Posted August 21, 2020

“I was 32 when I started cooking; up until then, I just ate.”

Julia Child
Posted August 13, 2020

“Popeye was right about spinach: dark green, leafy vegetables are the healthiest food on the planet. As whole foods go, they offer the most nutrition per calorie.”

Michael Greger
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