"How much obesity has to be created in a single decade for people to realize that diet has to be responsible for it?"
"I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond."Robert Atkins on Mae West
"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie."Robert Atkins on Jim Davis
"My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people."Robert Atkins on Orson Welles
"No disease that can be treated by diet should be treated with any other means."Robert Atkins 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."Robert Atkins on Linford Christie
"Fruit is definitely on the maintenance diet. It's on the lifestyle diet."
"A diet should be named after what you do eat, not what you don't eat."
"I have had cardiomyopathy, which is a non-coronary condition and is in no way related to diet."
"I weighed 193 pounds and had three chins. I couldn't get up before 9 a.m. and never saw patients before 10. I decided to go on a diet."
"You take the healthiest diet in the world, if you gave those people vitamins, they would be twice as healthy. So vitamins are valuable."