"In recent years, I've been writing because I'm fortunate enough to work in the world of food television, to travel and taste and learn about cooking from the best chefs in the business."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Ted Allen on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Ted Allen on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Ted Allen on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Ted Allen on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Ted Allen on Abraham Lincoln
"I really have a great deal of humility in that department, and a great deal of respect for people who spend their lives learning how to make these amazing preparations."
"To me, the kitchen is a place of adventure and entirely fun, not drudgery. I can't think of anything better to do with family and friends than to be together to create something."
"I'm a home cook and love to read about food, but I'm not trained as a chef. I'm just really into cooking and passionate about it."
"I went in saying I wanted to be the food guy."
"Jay Leno is not a guy who likes change. He eats the same food every day."