"The pressure on young chefs today is far greater than ever before in terms of social skills, marketing skills, cooking skills, personality and, more importantly, delivering on the plate. So you need to be strong. Physically fit. So my chefs get weighed every time they come into the kitchen."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Gordon Ramsay on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Gordon Ramsay on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Gordon Ramsay on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Gordon Ramsay on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Gordon Ramsay on C. S. Lewis
"My wife, a schoolteacher, very disciplined. If you think I'm tough, trust me, and wait till you see when the children are on the naughty step. It's hilarious. So we decided that I'm going to work like a donkey and provide amazing support for the family."
"I swim like a fish and I have an amazing kick."
"Swearing is industry language. For as long as we're alive it's not going to change. You've got to be boisterous to get results."
"I've never been a hands-on dad. I'm not ashamed to admit it, but you can't run a restaurant and be home for tea at 4:30 and bath and change nappies."
"I want my kids to see me as Dad, for God's sake, not a television personality."