"Good food and a warm kitchen are what makes a house a home. I always tried to make my home like my mother's, because Mom was magnificent at stretching a buck when it came to decorating and food. Like a true Italian, she valued beautification in every area of her life, and I try to do the same."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Rachael Ray on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Rachael Ray on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Rachael Ray on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Rachael Ray on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Rachael Ray on Benjamin Franklin
"I tried to bake a cake for my mother's birthday - it took me four hours. It was terrible, and I cried for three days."
"I've never been a huge sweets eater, and I've always loved a Mediterranean diet. We eat a lot of dark leafy greens, and a couple meals each week are meat-free. We enjoy eating a balanced diet."
"Whatever it is you want to do, take a job in that field. You will learn by experience and, slow and steady, you'll get it done!"
"If you want to look at the state of humans, you should look at the state of animals first. People are choosing whether or not they can feed an animal and their family. And every shelter coast-to-coast is stuffed."
"We created a line of pet food called Nutrish that's made to human standards, and 100 percent of the proceeds go to animal rescue. One of our top-tier donors is the ASPCA, and they help us challenge animal shelters all across the country to get more animals placed in homes."