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eating Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about eating
  1. #1
    “I thought that if I did not eat and drink then death would simply follow, but in practice I found that thirst becomes such a frantic obsession that it takes a greater resolve than mine to resist it.”
  2. #2
    “When Augustus came out on the porch the blue pigs were eating a rattlesnake—not a very big one.”
  3. #3
    “Today [...] eat whatever you want [...] If you wish, you may eat with both hands and both feet. So get in there and munch. Have a big munch-er-oo!”
  4. #4
    “I eat words! Delicious words!
    I gobble the words that you make.
    Words like rod taste like turds,
    but billow tastes like cake.”
  5. #5
    “Whereas chimpanzees spend five hours a day chewing raw food, a single hour suffices for people eating cooked food.”
  6. #6
    “Actually, I am a failed anorexic. I have anorexic thinking, but I can’t seem to muster the behavior”
  7. #7
    “That’s all I seem to do now. I have to work to keep you alive, to feed you. I haven’t smiled once since you were born. Go to sleep.”
  8. #8
    “The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don’t want, drink what you don’t like and do what you’d rather not.”