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One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.

Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) British novelist and essayist.

Only dull people are brilliant at breakfast.

Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Irish poet and dramatist.

There is no love sincerer than the love of food.

George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) Irish writer.

When one has tasted it he knows what the angels eat.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

When a man's stomach is full it makes no difference whether he is rich or poor.

Euripides (BC 480-BC 406) Greek tragic poet.


He who does not mind his belly, will hardly mind anything else.

Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) British author.

Cheese is milk's leap toward immortality.

Clifton Fadiman (1904-1999) American editor and writer.

We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.

George Orwell (1903-1950) British novelist, essayist, and critic.

Don't dig your grave with your knife and fork.

English proverb

The most dangerous food to eat is a wedding cake.