"I will never use a substitute for butter. Margarine is one molecule away from eating plastic. If I'm going to eat that type of food, it's going to be the real deal."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Paula Deen on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Paula Deen on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Paula Deen on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Paula Deen on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Paula Deen on Benjamin Franklin
"It's amazing how good getting up and moving makes you feel."
"I'll keep peace at all cost, even if I choke to death on my tongue."
"You don't want to make a steady diet of just lettuce. You don't want to make a steady diet of fried chicken."
"Of course, I will continue to share my favorite Southern recipes, just like my mama, grandmother and family shared with me over the years. And now, I'll be adding a little bit of a lighter touch to some of these wonderful dishes."
"I have my new food line in the works - I think it's over 200 items. Hopefully I can make a difference it's delicious food that's just so easy. I think it'll help people enjoy their lives... it's good!"