"If you continually diet, you are putting your body in a quasi-famine situation. It slows your metabolism down and breaks the thermostat. Diets don't work. They don't help you understand why you're eating more than your body wanted in the first place."
"I never worry about diets. The only carrots that interest me are the number you get in a diamond."Susie Orbach on Mae West
"Vegetables are a must on a diet. I suggest carrot cake, zucchini bread, and pumpkin pie."Susie Orbach on Jim Davis
"My doctor told me to stop having intimate dinners for four. Unless there are three other people."Susie Orbach on Orson Welles
"No disease that can be treated by diet should be treated with any other means."Susie Orbach 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."Susie Orbach on Linford Christie
"Beauty has been democratised. No longer the preserve of movie stars and models but available to all. But while the invitation to beauty is welcomed, it has become not so much an option as an imperative."
"I'd like to see much more understanding of emotional issues around hurt, abandonment, disappointment, longing, failure and shame, where they stem from and how they drive people and policies brought into public discourse."
"No one leaves a long-term relationship scot-free or without conflict."