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Quotations, sayings and aphorisms about food & beverages, eating & drinking and pleasures of the table
“Let's carve him as a dish fit for the gods,
Not hew him as a carcass fit for hounds.”
William Shakespeare (1564-1616) 'Julius Caesar'
“Wine is the drink of the gods, milk the drink of babes, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts."
John Stuart Blackie (1809-1895)
“The olive tree is surely the richest gift of Heaven, I can scarcely expect bread.”
“A good cook is the peculiar gift of the gods. He must be a perfect creature from the brain to the palate, from the palate to the finger's end.”
Walter Savage Landor (1775-1864)
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