The miser and the glutton are two facetious buzzards: one hides his store, and the other stores his hide.
Josh Billings (1815-1885) American humorist and lecturer.
In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) American statesman, scientist and philosopher.
The pleasures of the palate deal with us like the Egyptian thieves, who strangle those whom they embrace.
Seneca (4 BC-65) Roman philosopher and playwright.