Cooking Without Looking

CHOCOLATE QUOTATIONS

When Julie did her first cooking without looking demonstration in 2008, she went searching for some culinary quotations. She didn’t expect to find two of her loves rolled into one so was very excited when she came across these chocolate wisdoms!See what you think and don’t forget to add some more by emailing julie@thatblindwoman.co.nz with your favourite chocolate quotation!

”Forget love I’d rather fall in chocolate”
– Anonymous

Never mind about 1066 William the Conqueror, 1087 William the Second. Such things are not going to affect one’s life…but 1932 the Mars Bar and 1936 Maltesers and 1937 the Kit Kat – these dates are milestones in history and should be seared into the memory of every child in the country.
– Roald Dahl

“I never met a piece of chocolate I didn’t like”
– Deanna Troi

I owe it all to little chocolate donuts.
– John Belushi

Strength is the ability to break a chocolate bar into four pieces with your bare hands – then just eat one of those pieces
– Judith Veiorst

As with most fine things, chocolate has its season. There is a simple memory aid that you can use to determine whether it is the correct time to order chocolate
dishes: any month whose name contains the letter A, E, or U is the proper time for chocolate.
– Sandra Boynton

My therapist told me the way to achieve true inner peace was to finish what I start. So far today I finished two bags of m and m’s and a chocolate cake. I felt better already
– Dave Barry

If one swallows a cup of chocolate only three hours after a copious lunch, everything will be perfectly digested and there will still be room for dinner.
– Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Life is like a box of chocolates you never know what you are going to get
– orest Gump

There are four basic food groups. White chocolate, dark chocolate, mmilk chocolate and chocolate truffles
– anonymous

If any man has drunk a little too deeply from the cup of physical pleasure; if he has spent too much time at his desk that should have been spent asleep; if his fine spirits have become temporarily dulled; if he finds the air too damp, the minutes too slow, and the atmosphere too heavy to withstand; if he is obsessed by a fixed idea which bars him from any freedom of thought: if he is any of these poor creatures, we say, let him be given a good pint of amber-flavored chocolate….and marvels will be performed.
– Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

Make a list of important things to do today. At the top of your list put eat chocolate. Now you’ll get at least one thing done today
– Gina Hayes

I have this theory that chocolate slows down the aging processs. It may not be true but do I dare take the chance
– Anonymous

Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.
– Truman Capote

After about 20 years of marriage, I’m finally starting to scratch the surface of that one [what women want]. And I think the answer lies somewhere between
conversation and chocolate.
– Mel Gibson

There’s nothing better than a good friend, except a good friend with chocolate.
– Linda Grayson

Caramels are only a fad. Chocolate is a permanent thing.
– Milton Snavely Hershey

The superiority of chocolate, both for health and nourishment, will soon give it the same preference over tea and coffee in America which it has in Spain.
– Thomas Jefferson

Chocolate is a perfect food, as wholesome as it is delicious, a beneficent restorer of exhausted power. It is the best friend of those engaged in literary pursuits.
– Baron Justus von Liebig

A new British survey has revealed that nine out of ten people like chocolate. The tenth person lies.
– Robert Paul

All I really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt!
– Charles Schultz

I probably have some sort of chocolate five times a week. There’s definitely a change it does to the chemistry of the body. It’s my favorite feeling. I live for it.
– John Travolta