Eat,Drink,and be merry,for tomorrow ye diet.
-William Gilmore Beymer
Tell me what you eat,and I will tell you what you are.
-Brillat-Savarin,Physiologie du Gout
Better half a loafe than no bread.
The proof of the pudding is in the eating.
Thou shouldst eat to live;not live to eat.
The nearer the bone,the sweeter the meat.
I want every peasant to have a chicken in his pot on Sundays.
-Henry IV of France
When I demanded of my friend what viands he preferred,
He quoth:"A large cold bottle,and a small hot bird!".
-Eugene Field,The Bottle and the Bird
Let us eat and drink;for tomorrow we shall die.
For a man seldom thinks with more earnestness of anything that he does of his dinner
Man shall not live by bread alone.
The way to a man's heart is through his stomach.
-Mrs.Sarah Payson Parton,Willies Parton
Better is a dinner of herbs where love is,than a stalled ox and hatred therewith.
He hath eaten me out of house and home.
-Shakespeare,Henry IV Pt II.ACT II.Sc 1
They say fingers were made before forks,and hands before knives.
Bread is the staff of life.
-Swift,Tale of a Tub