"Progress would not have been the rarity it is if the early food had not been the late poison."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Walter Bagehot on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Walter Bagehot on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Walter Bagehot on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Walter Bagehot on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Walter Bagehot on Benjamin Franklin
"No real English gentleman, in his secret soul, was ever sorry for the death of a political economist."
"A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life."
"A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do."
"The best history is but like the art of Rembrandt it casts a vivid light on certain selected causes, on those which were best and greatest it leaves all the rest in shadow and unseen."
"The whole history of civilization is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first, and deadly afterwards."