Culinary Quotes Archive

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

Posted July 17, 2014

“When I cook with my son, I might chop vegetables and have fun with different shapes. Cooking is a way to teach kids about other things, like reading or math with all of the weights and measures. There are so many things that are part of cooking that are also very educational.”

Emeril Lagasse
Posted July 16, 2014

“What is patriotism but the love of the food one ate as a child?”

Lin Yutang
Posted July 14, 2014

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

Posted July 13, 2014

“I don’t really believe in diets. I love food… If I deprive myself, I’m going to want it more. I snack on yogurt, raw cashews and cherry tomatoes.”

Nicole Scherzinger
Posted July 12, 2014

“Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.”

Mark Twain
Posted July 7, 2014

“I don’t eat vegetables. I only eat food like cheeseburgers, Spam, hot dogs and pizza.”

Art Donovan
Posted July 4, 2014

“It seems the most logical thing in the world to believe that the natural resources of the Earth, upon which the race depends for food, clothing and shelter, should be owned collectively by the race instead of being the private property of a few social parasites.”

Ralph Chaplin
Posted July 3, 2014

“Our ancestors relied upon their advanced brains to survive during times of food shortage, and fortunately, the human brain is able to utilize body fat as an extremely efficient fuel to sustain function when glucose-providing food is unavailable.”

David Perlmutter
Posted July 3, 2014

“Technology is, of course, a double edged sword. Fire can cook our food but also burn us.”

Jason Silva
Posted July 2, 2014

“Buying food from farmers and people that I know adds that human element that I love.”

Alex Guarnaschelli
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