Favorite Quotations ~  Food Sopranos Family Cookbook

"Food is the most primitive form of comfort." ~ Sheila Graham


Let thy food be thy medicine and thy medicine be thy food. ~ Hippocrates

Food makes my mind sluggish. ~ Miles Davis

I consider the discovery of a dish which sustains our appetite and prolongs our pleasures as a far more interesting event than the discovery of a star. ~ Henrion De Pensey

Eating a meal with full awareness can be a powerful, enlightening, and healing experience. ~ David Simon

I was raised almost entirely on turnips and potatoes, but I think that the turnips had more to do with the effect than the potatoes. ~ Marlene Dietrich

All food starting with p is comfort food: pasta, potato chips, pretzels, peanut butter, pastrami, Pizza, pastry. ~ Sara Paretsky

Food should be prepared with butter and love. ~ Swedish Proverb

All food is the gift of the gods and has something of the miraculous, the egg no less than the truffle. ~ Sybille Bedford

First, a gorgeous breakfast: just everything you can imagine from flapjacks and fried squirrel to hominy grits and honey in the comb...we're so impatient to get at the presents we can't eat a mouthful. ~ Truman Capote

We must have a pie. Stress cannot exist in the presence of a pie. ~ David Mamet

When we win, I'm so happy I eat a lot. When we're rained out, I'm so disappointed I eat a lot. ~ Tommy Lasorda

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