Chefs are nutters. They’re all self-obsessed, delicate, dainty, insecure little souls, and absolute psychopaths. Every last one of them.
So far, we’ve seen a lot of fun, funny, and inspirational quotes about food, cooking, and sharing your passions with family and friends. But there’s not need to worry, my dear readers, there’s still a lot more where that came from!
We will continue with our collection of some of the best quotes about food and cooking right now!
For me, cooking is an expression of the land where you are and the culture of that place.
Life is like eating a watermelon, you know you’re going to get some seeds; just spit them out and take another bite.
Summer is that time of the year when a man thinks he can cook better outdoors on a grill than any woman can cook indoors using an entire kitchen!
Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to put it in a fruit salad.
Age is of no importance unless you’re a cheese.
Yesterday, I really wanted tacos. Today, I’m eating tacos. Follow your dreams.
I have made a lot of mistakes falling in love, and regretted most of them, but never the potatoes that went with them.
Feeding people is a way of loving them.
Always start out with a larger pot than what you think you need.
Clean as you go. Drink while you cook. Make it fun. It doesn’t have to be complicated. It will be what it will be.
I am a sandwich man. Somewhere early in life, my epigenetic switches got flicked to ‘likes sandwiches,’ and that’s where they still are.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
A good cook is like a sorceress who dispenses happiness.
I’ve always told my children that life is like a layer cake. You get to put one layer on top of the other, and whether you frost it or not is up to you.
I cook. My favorite thing to make is love.
Cooking with kids is not just about ingredients, recipes, and cooking. It’s about harnessing imagination, empowerment, and creativity.
If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.
If you really want to make a friend, go to someone’s house and eat with him… the people who give you their food give you their heart.
It’s difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato.
The secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
Unless you are a pizza, the answer is yes, I can live without you.
Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate.
I’m just someone who likes cooking and for whom sharing food is a form of expression.
Laughter is brightest where food is best.
One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.
There is no sincerer love than the love of food.
All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast.
When one has tasted watermelon, he knows what the angels eat.
After exercising I always eat donuts. Just kidding! I don’t exercise.
Cooking is like painting or writing a song. Just as there are only so many notes or colors, there are only so many flavors—it’s how you combine them that sets you apart.
Life is a combination of magic and pasta.
I want someone to look at me the same way I look at cupcakes.
There is not a good or a bad cuisine, just the one you like the best.
First we eat, then we do everything else.
He was a bold man that first ate an oyster.
Cooking is at once one of the simplest and most gratifying of the arts, but to cook well one must love and respect food.
I only drink Champagne on two occasions, when I am in love and when I am not.
If you are a chef, no matter how good a chef you are, it’s not good cooking for yourself; the joy is in cooking for others. It’s the same with music.
The only circle of trust you can truly count on is a donut.
People who love to eat are always the best people.
And there you have it. Our wonderful, fun, heartwarming, and inspirational collection of food quotes for those who love to cook.
Which is your favorite food or cooking quote? Is it in the collection above? Or did we miss it? Let us know in the comments below!