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Quote Left Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board. Quote Right
by Henry David Thoreau | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left A creature not too bright or good For human nature's daily food;... Quote Right
by William Wordsworth | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Fame is a fickle food upon a shifting plate Quote Right
by Emily Dickinson | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left All wholesome food is caught without a net or a trap. Quote Right
by William Blake | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Oh, the tiger will love you. There is no sincerer love than the love of food. Funny Quote Right
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Quote Left What the mass media offers is not popular art, but entertainment which is intended to be consumed like food, forgotten, and replaced by a new dish. Quote Right
by Wystan Hugh (W H) Auden | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left His house was perfect, whether you liked food, or sleep, or work, or story-telling, or singing, or just sitting and thinking, best, or a pleasant mixture of them all. Quote Right
by J R R Tolkien | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left In the cage there is food, not much, but there is food-outside are only great stretches of freedom. Quote Right
by Nicanor Parra | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left If the use of animal food be, in consequence, subversive to the peace of human society, how unwarrantable is the injustice and the barbarity which is exercised toward these miserable victims. They are called into existence by human artifice that they may drag out a short and miserable existence of slavery and disease, that their bodies may be mutilated, their social feelings outraged. It were much better that a sentient being should never have existed, than that it should have existed only to endure unmitigated misery. Quote Right
by Percy Bysshe Shelley | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left Tut, tut, good enough to toss, food for powder, food for powder; they'll fill a pit as well as better. Tush, man,... Quote Right
by William Shakespeare | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left My wife and I have the secret to making a marriage last. Two times a week, we go to a nice restaurant, a little wine, good food. She goes Tuesdays, I go Fridays. Quote Right
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Quote Left We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun. Quote Right
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Quote Left I have been assured by a very knowing American of my acquaintance in London, that a young healthy child, well nursed, is at a year old, a most delicious, nourishing, and wholesome food, whether stewed, roasted, baked, or boiled; and I make no doubt that it will equally serve in a fricassee, or a ragout. Quote Right
by Jonathan Swift | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left From the oyster to the eagle, from the swine to the tiger, all animals are to be found in men and each of them exists in some man, sometimes several at the time. Animals are nothing but the portrayal of our virtues and vices made manifest to our eyes, the visible reflections of our souls. God displays them to us to give us food for thought. Quote Right
by Victor Hugo | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left If a patron buys from an artist who needs money (needs money to buy tools, time, food), the patron then makes himself equal to the artist; he is building art into the world; he creates. Quote Right
by Ezra Pound | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body. Quote Right
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Quote Left Quantity in food is more to be regarded than quality. A full meal is a great enemy both to study and industry. Quote Right
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Quote Left Health food makes me sick. Quote Right
by Calvin Trillin | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death. Quote Right
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Quote Left If music be the food of love, play on; Give me excess of it, that, surfeiting, The appetite may sicken, and so die. Quote Right
by William Shakespeare | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left This is a flawed framework. It's built on a basic misunderstanding of the role of nature in meeting human needs such as water for drinking and food production. Quote Right
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Quote Left Any healthy man can go without food for two days -- but not without poetry. Quote Right
by Charles Baudelaire | ...go to quote |
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Quote Left The Museum is not meant either for the wanderer to see by accident or for the pilgrim to see with awe. It is meant for the mere slave of a routine of self-education to stuff himself with every sort of incongruous intellectual food in one indigestible meal. Quote Right
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Quote Left If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world Quote Right
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Quote Left A society that thinks the choice between ways of living is just a choice between equally eligible 'lifestyles' turns universities into academic cafeterias offering junk food for the mind. Quote Right
by George William Russell | ...go to quote |
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