When you flip anything, you really... you just have to have the courage of your convictions.
Julia Child (1912 -)
Source: The French Chef
Contributed by: Jim
Noncooks think it's silly to invest two hours' work in two minutes' enjoyment; but if cooking is evanescent, so is the ballet.
Contributed by: Zaady
Some people like to paint pictures, or do gardening, or build a boat in the basement. Other people get a tremendous pleasure out of the kitchen, because cooking is just as creative and imaginative an activity as drawing, or wood carving, or music.
It's so beautifully arranged on the plate - you know someone's fingers have been all over it.
Source: Webster's Electronic Quotebase, ed. Keith Mohler, 1994.
Find something you're passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.
Source: Words of Women, Quotations for Success, by Power Dynamics Publishing, 1997.
I think the inner person is the most important. . . . I would like to see an invention that keeps the mind alert. That's what is important.
Non cooks think it's silly to invest two hours' work in two minutes' enjoyment; but if cooking is evanescent, well, so is the ballet.
Source: On NBC TV, December 1966.
I was 32 when I started cooking; up until then, I just ate.
Source: Particular Passions, 1981
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