FoodReference.com (since 1999)
FOOD QUOTES SECTION
Home | Food Articles | Food_Trivia | Today_in_Food_History | Food_Timeline | Recipes | Cooking_Tips | Videos | Food_Quotes | Who’s_Who | Food_Poems | Culinary_Schools_&_Tours | Food_Trivia_Quizzes | Free_Magazines | Food_Festivals
Over 4,600 Quotes About Food, Beverages, Agriculture and the Pleasures of the Table
Oats: "A grain, which in England is generally given to horses, but in Scotland supports the people."
Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)
English writer, lexicographer.
‘Dr. Samuel Johnson's Dictionary’ (1755)
“Once we sowed wild oats, now we cook them in the microwave.”
“The oat is the Horatio Alger of cereals, which progressed, if not from rags to riches, at least from weed to health food.”
Waverley Root, 'Food' (1980)
Quotes about food and.....
Please feel free to link to any pages of FoodReference.com from your website.
For permission to use any of this content please E-mail: [email protected]
All contents are copyright © 1990 - 2023 James T. Ehler and www.FoodReference.com unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved.
You may copy and use portions of this website for non-commercial, personal use only.
Any other use of these materials without prior written authorization is not very nice and violates the copyright.
Please take the time to request permission.