"You don't want to make a steady diet of just lettuce. You don't want to make a steady diet of fried chicken."
"I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond."Paula Deen on Mae West
"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie."Paula Deen on Jim Davis
"My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people."Paula Deen on Orson Welles
"No disease that can be treated by diet should be treated with any other means."Paula Deen on Maimonides
"Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing diet to include more fresh fruit and vegetables as well as increasing levels of exercise."Paula Deen on Linford Christie
"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."
"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!"
"There's not one food that causes diabetes.What causes Type II diabetes is being overweight... I've just come to grips, over the past four or five months, with my diabetes."