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FOOD QUOTES SECTION
Over 4,600 Quotes About Food, Beverages, Agriculture and the Pleasures of the Table
“Put not your Knife to your mouth unless it be to eat an Egge.”
Hannah Woolley, 17th-century etiquette expert, 'Guide to ladies, gentlewomen and maids'
“Champagne has the taste of an apple peeled with a steel knife.”
Aldous Huxley, British writer (1894-1963)
“There was never a good Knife made of bad Steel.”
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
‘Poor Richard's Almanac’
“I always eat my peas with honey;
I've done it all my life.
They do taste kind of funny but
It keeps them on my knife.”
“When thou sittest to eat with a ruler, consider diligently what is before thee:
“And put a knife to thy throat, if thou be a man given to appetite.”
Bible, Proverbs (c 23, v. 1-2)
“They say fingers were made before forks, and hands before knives.”
‘Polite and Ingenious Conversations’ (1738)
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