"Nobody makes bouillabaisse from scratch. It's all a bunch of malarkey. Even the restaurants buy a commercial-grade product. I had a very famous chef tell me that."
"Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes."Sandra Lee on Andy Warhol
"I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous."Sandra Lee on Walt Disney
"What a heavy burden is a name that has become too famous."Sandra Lee on Voltaire
"We all want to be famous people, and the moment we want to be something we are no longer free."Sandra Lee on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Famous, adj.: Conspicuously miserable."Sandra Lee on Ambrose Bierce
"Sometimes I feel like I'm not only the engine but the caboose. I have to be in the front car and pull forward, and at the same time run around behind and push everybody along with me."
"I'm an activist for gay marriage equality and children's rights. I'm the face of Share Our Strength."
"Baking cookies is comforting, and cookies are the sweetest little bit of comfort food. They are very bite-sized and personal."
"Christmas is more stressful with present buying and making sure everyone gets included, but Thanksgiving is really not that. I don't ever really get stressed out about the food."
"When I came to the Food Network, I didn't want to do a cooking show. I told Kathleen Finch for nine months I didn't want to do a cooking show, I wanted to do a home-and-garden show."