1.  “Fish, to taste right, must swim three times – in water, in butter, and in wine.”

~ Polish Proverb


2.  “Did you ever stop to taste a carrot?  Not just eat it, but taste it?  You can’t taste the beauty and energy of the earth in a Twinkie.”

~ Astrid Alauda


3.  “Sugar is a type of bodily fuel, yes, but your body runs about as well on it as a car would.”

~ V.L. Allineare


4.  “Avoid at all costs that vile spew you see rotting in oil in screwtop jars. Too lazy to peel fresh? You don’t deserve to eat garlic.”

~ Anthony Bourdain, Kitchen Confidential


5.  “Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are.”

~ Anthelme Brillat Savarin


6.  “If you’re afraid of butter, use cream.”

~ Julia Child


7.  “We are indeed much more than what we eat, but what we eat can nevertheless help us to be much more than what we are.”

~ Adelle Davis


8.  “God made yeast, as well as dough, and loves fermentation just as dearly as he loves vegetation.”

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


9.  “What you eat is like how you pray:  Your Own Business. Not to be forced on others. Worship at Burger King or Chez Panisse, depending on your tastes, wallet and personal needs…Just don’t make me go there.”

~ Sheila Himmel


10.  “The act of putting into your mouth what the earth has grown is perhaps your most direct interaction with the earth.”

~ Frances Moore Lappe


Truthfully, I could add at least ten more, but I’ll save them for another time.  Hope you enjoyed these!