"I cannot go to Montreal without going to Beauty's, my favorite place for breakfast, where I have the Mish-Mash omelet with hot dogs, salami, eggs, green peppers, and onions, and the best banana bread in the world. It's legendary!"
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Gail Simmons on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Gail Simmons on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Gail Simmons on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Gail Simmons on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Gail Simmons on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"In America, Blackberry Farm in Tennessee is one of the most amazing hotels I've had the privilege of staying at."
"It's better to get the nutrients for healthy skin from food, not supplements. Salmon, walnuts, blueberries, spinach... lots of my favorite foods happen to be amazing for skin too."
"I had decided I wanted to write about food, and I knew the only way to do that is to speak with authority, which meant learning the language and knowing what that experience is like."
"The less you do to beautiful food, the better it's going to taste. You don't need to mess with it all the time."
"Patience is the secret to good food."