Favorite Quotations ~  Cooking, 2 Bread Bible

"'Tis an ill cook that cannot lick his own fingers." ~ William Shakespeare

My secrets for success in preparing fish are to buy it fresh, never overcook it, and don't let other ingredients dominate its delicate flavor... and remember: showcase the fish. ~ Sam Choy

I took cooking classes when I was younger; girls weren't interested in me, and I thought I may be alone for the rest of my life. ~ Michael Jordan

Anything made with love, bam! --it's a beautiful meal. ~ Emeril Lagasse, Readers Digest, 5/03

Cooking is a great way to get back in touch with things that brought us comfort. ~ Liz Scott, Chicago Sun Times, 3/24/04

Dining with one's friends and beloved family is certainly one of life's primal and most innocent delights, one that is both soul-satisfying and eternal. In spite of food fads, fitness programs, and health concerns, we must never lose sight of a beautifully-conceived meal. ~ Julia Child The Way to Cook

In cooking, as in all the arts, simplicity is the sign of perfection. ~ Curnonsky

(In cooking), there is always room for careful tinkering. ~ Nigella Lawson, NY Times, 9/15/04

Our lives are not in the lap of the gods, but in the lap of our cooks. ~ Lin Yutang

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