Quotes of the Day for 18 March 2004 – Food Month
This is International Hamburger and Pickle Month, to which I can relate, not to mention National Frozen Food Month, which I've heard mentioned in radio commercials. But wait, there's more! It's also National Peanut Month, and I guess to wrap that all up in one good cause, it's National Nutrition Month. After we focus on all that great stuff that goes into our mouths, we can't just forget it as if it stops there, so this is also Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. I won't be observing that last entry, but I do have some quotes on Food.
No man in the world has more courage than the man who can stop after eating one peanut.
- Channing Pollock
I am not a glutton - I am an explorer of food.
- Erma Louise Bombeck, 1927 - 1996
There is no sincerer love than the love of food.
- George Bernard Shaw, 1856 - 1950
In America, a parent puts food in front of a child and says, 'Eat it, it's good for you.' In Europe, the parent says, 'Eat it. It's good!'
- John Levee
The only man who is really free is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse.
- Jule Renard
Sacred cows make the best hamburger.
- Mark Twain, 1835 - 1910
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