Lidia Bastianich quotes

  • Americans think the only funny Brits are John Cleese, Benny Hill and whoever makes our toothpaste. They're not laughing with us, they are laughing at us.

  • A quotation is a handy thing to have about, saving one the trouble of thinking for oneself, always a laborious business.

  • Poetry and art nourish the soul of the world with the flavor-filled substances of beauty, wisdom and truth.

  • Basically, there are two things we know: Everybody has less time, and the general public is demanding better food - better in terms of quality and better in terms of flavor.

  • We like to see death as an unfair conspiracy, and what we want is a magic practitioner, a combination of Dr Watson and Sherlock Holmes.

  • OK, the rule is, you can [make love to] an elephant if you want to, but if you do you can't cover the circus.

  • The really clever people now want to be lawyers or journalists.

  • I want to go beyond the restrictions of language, religion and caste, and music is the only thing that allows me to do that.

  • Keep working hard and you can get anything that you want.

  • Luke, I don't want to discourage your curiosity, but I have to remind you, if something goes wrong, this is an exceptionally embarassing way to die." Mara