"The worst vice of the solitary is the worship of his food."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Cyril Connolly on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Cyril Connolly on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Cyril Connolly on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Cyril Connolly on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Cyril Connolly on Benjamin Franklin
"The artist one day falls through a hole in the brambles, and from that moment he is following the dark rapids of an underground river which may sometimes flow so near to the surface that the laughing picnic parties are heard above."
"Those of us who were brought up as Christians and have lost our faith have retained the sense of sin without the saving belief in redemption. This poisons our thought and so paralyses us in action."
"Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the distribution of emphasis between man and nature."
"Hate is the consequence of fear we fear something before we hate it a child who fears noises becomes a man who hates noise."
"Greed, like the love of comfort, is a kind of fear."