"There is no spectacle on earth more appealing than that of a beautiful
woman man in the act of cooking dinner for someone she he loves."
"How can people say they don't eat eggplant when God
loves the color and the French love the name?"
Jeff Smith (The Frugal Gourmet)
"Vegetarian - that's an old Indian word meaning 'lousy hunter'."
"Tis pity wine should be so deleterious,
For tea and coffee leave us much more serious."
"Sadly, I've never come across a single quote about spaghetti squash."
"So incredibly weird, but so incredibly delicious."
"Cooking is like love. It should be entered into with abandon or not at all."
Harriet Van Horne
"There is no sincerer love than the love of food."
George Bernard Shaw
" Leave the gun, take the cannoli."
"How far that little candle throws his beams!"
William Shakespeare in The Merchant of Venice
"And he gave it for his opinion, that whoever could make
two ears of corn, or two blades of grass...
... to grow upon a spot of ground where only one grew before...
...would deserve better of mankind, and do more essential service to
his country, than the whole race of politicians put together."
Jonathan Swift, Gulliver's Travels
Labels: Food and Wine, Good Things