The only time to eat diet food is while you’re waiting for the steak to cook.
Julia Child

Tomatoes and oregano make it Italian; wine and tarragon make it French. Sour cream makes it Russian; lemon and cinnamon make it Greek; Soy sauce makes it Chinese; garlic makes it good.
Alice May Brock
I will not eat oysters. I want my food dead – not sick, not wounded – dead.
Woody Allen
I got a job immediately after leaving high school; I was lucky – three dollars a week and all I could eat, working on a vegetable truck.
Ernest Borgnine
Food is an important part of a balanced diet.
Fran Lebowitz
A vegetable garden in the beginning looks so promising and then after all, little by little it grows nothing but vegetables, nothing, nothing but vegetables.
Gertrude Stein
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
W. C. Fields

"This Is Just To Say

I have eaten
the plums
that were in
the icebox

and which
you were probably
for breakfast

Forgive me
they were delicious
so sweet
and so cold."
William Carlos Williams