Quotes with food
When I give food to the poor, they call me a saint. When I ask why they are poor, they call me a Communist.
I knew a man who gave up smoking, drinking, sex and rich food. He was healthy right up to the time he killed himself.
Even on Central Avenue, not the quietest dressed street in the world, he looked about as inconspicuous as a tarantula on a slice of angel food.
Farewell, My Lovely (1940)
I was born with music inside me. That's the only explanation I know of, since none of my relatives could sing or play an instrument. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me — like food or water.
Whilst traveling through Afghanistan, we lost our corkscrew. Had to live on food and water for several days.
My Little Chickadee (1940)
If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay home. You are like a pebble thrown into water; you become wet on the surface, but are never part of the water.
In "Good Advice," ed. Wm. Safire & Leonard Safire, 1982.
Food growing is the first thing you do when you come down out of the trees. The question is, how come the United States can grow food and you can't?
To some Indians while an ambassador to India
At American weddings, the quality of the food is inversely proportional to the social position of the bride and groom.
If you can't eat their food, drink their booze, screw their women and then vote against them, you have no business being up here.
Oh look, yet another Christmas TV special! How touching to have the meaning of Christmas brought to us by cola, fast food, and beer... Who'd have ever guessed that product consumption, popular entertainment, and spirituality would mix so harmoniously?
Calvin & Hobbes