"A city is a place where there is no need to wait for next week to get the answer to a question, to taste the food of any country, to find new voices to listen to and familiar ones to listen to again."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Margaret Mead on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Margaret Mead on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Margaret Mead on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Margaret Mead on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Margaret Mead on Benjamin Franklin
"As long as any adult thinks that he, like the parents and teachers of old, can become introspective, invoking his own youth to understand the youth before him, he is lost."
"It is utterly false and cruelly arbitrary to put all the play and learning into childhood, all the work into middle age, and all the regrets into old age."
"Instead of being presented with stereotypes by age, sex, color, class, or religion, children must have the opportunity to learn that within each range, some people are loathsome and some are delightful."
"Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have."
"A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."