Food is a universal part of the human experience, and food quotes can make eating fun, meaningful, and mindful. Inspiring food quotes can get you out of a recipe rut, deepen your commitment to healthy eating, or remind you of the joy and gratitude you feel for beloved foods. Turn to quotes about food for a taste of what is most delicious in your life.


Things that really matter
are the things that gold can't buy,
so let's have another cup o' coffee
and let's have another piece o' pie.

Irving Berlin


One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating.

Luciano Pavarotti


When I write of hunger, I am really writing about love and the hunger for it, and warmth and the love of it and it is all one.

M.F.K. Fisher


It’s difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a home-grown tomato.

Lewis Grizzard


This magical, marvelous food on our plate, this sustenance we absorb has a story to tell.

Joel Salatin


There’s a communion of more than our bodies when bread is broken and wine drunk.

M.F.K. Fisher


Let today be the day…you pay attention to what you feed your mind, your body, and your life.

Steve Maraboli


Cooking is at once child’s play and adult joy. And cooking done with care is an act of love.

Craig Claiborne


We must have a pie. Stress cannot exist in the presence of a pie.

David Mamet


All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.

Charles M. Schulz