Soup quotes

  • It is emphatically the case that life could not arise spontaneously in a primeval soup from its kind.
    -- A. E. Wilder-Smith

    #Soup #Evolution #Kind

  • A first-rate soup is more creative than a second-rate painting.
    -- Abraham Maslow

    #Creativity #Creative #Soup

  • If you listen to the Dhamma teachings but don't practice you're like a ladle in a soup pot. The ladle is in the soup pot every day, but it doesn't know the taste of the soup. You must reflect and meditate.
    -- Ajahn Chah

    #Teaching #Practice #Soup

  • You know what Andy Warhol's sole contribution to this country has been? He made Campbell's Soup a household word.
    -- Alan Arkin

    #Country #Soup #Warhol

  • Courageous dreaming allows you to create from the source, the quantum soup of the universe where everything exists in a latent or potential state.
    -- Alberto Villoldo

    #Dream #Soup #Courageous

  • Why should I trust you? We haven't drunk from the same bowl of soup.
    -- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

    #Trust #Drunk #Soup

  • Let me also say I wanna make you sandwhiches, And soup, And peanut butter cookies, Though, the truth is peanutbutter is actually really bad for you 'cause they grow peanuts in old cotton fields to clean the toxins out of the soil, But hey, you like peanutbutter and I like you!
    -- Andrea Gibson

    #I Like You #Hey #Soup

  • Tibby cried into her soup when it finally came. "I'm scared... ," she told it. The carrots and peas made no reply, but she felt better for having told them.
    -- Ann Brashares

    #Soup #Scared #Carrots

  • I saw a cavalry captain buy vegetable soup on horseback. He carried the whole mess home in his helmet.
    -- Aristophanes

    #Home #Vegetables #Soup

  • Soup puts the heart at ease, calms down the violence of hunger, eliminates the tension of the day, and awakens and refines the appetite.
    -- Auguste Escoffier

    #Heart #Ease #Soup

  • Of all the items on the menu, soup is that which exacts the most delicate perfection and the strictest attention.
    -- Auguste Escoffier

    #Food #Perfection #Soup

  • Bad news should be followed with soup. Then a nap.
    -- Augusten Burroughs

    #Naps #News #Soup

  • We are bits of energy floating about in various guises, and when we die we rejoin the big cosmic soup of the universe.
    -- Bat for Lashes

    #Energy #Floating #Soup

  • [To waiter who had spilled soup on her:] Never darken my Dior again!
    -- Beatrice Lillie

    #Dior #Soup #Waiter

  • Good manners: The noise you don't make when you're eating soup.
    -- Bennett Cerf

    #Soup #Noise #Eating

  • Chipotles to me are a one-of-a-kind pepper because they're smoked jalapenos, so they're fiery and they're smoky. It's good to use chipotles in salsas or soups or condiments - that works really well. To me, they always really pick up anything you put them in.
    -- Bobby Flay

    #Use #Soup #Jalapenos

  • I love working with big flavors like chiles and smoke. Honey is perfect for softening the edges, mellowing them out a bit. I put it in everything - vinaigrettes, soups, stocks, salsas, so I'm always on the hunt for great honey.
    -- Bobby Flay

    #Perfect #Flavor #Soup

  • If it was raining soup, the Irish would go out with forks.
    -- Brendan Behan

    #Rain #Soup #Forks

  • It's high time for the art world to admit that the avant-garde is dead. It was killed by my hero, Andy Warhol, who incorporated into his art all the gaudy commercial imagery of capitalism (like Campbell's soup cans) that most artists had stubbornly scorned.
    -- Camille Paglia

    #Art #Hero #Soup

  • I would love to do something like 'Tosh.0,' where I host Internet clips. I did host 'Talk Soup,' which is similar. I love doing that, making fun of video clips on the Internet.
    -- Cassandra Peterson

    #Fun #Video #Soup

  • I'm cool with whatever. I'll just keep eating my bread, sipping my soup and serving my time. But the chicken is going to lay some more eggs one day.
    -- Charles Oakley

    #Eggs #One Day #Soup

  • Always make stock in a large quantity and freeze it in plastic bags. That way, when you want to make a nice soup or boil veggies, you can simply pull the bag out of the freezer.
    -- Charlie Trotter

    #Nice #Bags #Soup

  • My good health is due to a soup made of white doves. It is simply wonderful as a tonic.
    -- Chiang Kai-shek

    #White #Soup #Wonderful

  • Waiters will always pee in soup, people will always fall in love.
    -- Chuck Palahniuk

    #Falling In Love #People #Soup

  • The entrée wasn't tender enough to be a paving stone and the gravy couldn't have been primordial soup because morphogenesis was already taking place.
    -- Clive James

    #Soup #Stones #Classic

  • But after all, the villains are the salt in the soup of a story.
    -- Cornelia Funke

    #Stories #Soup #Salt

  • Heaven to me is percussion and bass, a screaming guitar and a burbling Hammond B-3 organ. It's a soup I love being immersed in.
    -- Dan Aykroyd

    #Guitar #Heaven #Soup

  • You don’t give someone notes on their performance at a soup kitchen.
    -- Dan Harmon

    #Giving #Kitchen #Soup

  • Do not arouse disdainful mind when you prepare a broth of wild grasses; do not arouse joyful mind when you prepare a fine cream soup.
    -- Dogen

    #Mind #Soup #Joyful

  • Fancy Restaurant: one that serves cold soup on purpose.
    -- Doug Larson

    #Purpose #Soup #Fancy

  • Soup dumplings, sitcoms, one-night stands--good ones leave you wanting more.
    -- Eddie Huang

    #Night #Soup #Wanting More

  • I was doing stand-up at a restaurant and there was a chalkboard on the street out front. It said, Soup of the Day: Cream of Asparagus. Ellen DeGeneres.
    -- Ellen DeGeneres

    #Asparagus #Soup #Comedy

  • No, I don't take soup. You can't build a meal on a lake.
    -- Elsie de Wolfe

    #Lakes #Meals #Soup

  • The likelihood of the formation of life from inanimate matter is 1 to a number with 40,000 noughts after it (1040,000).... It is big enough to bury Darwin and the whole theory of evolution. There was no primeval soup, neither on this planet nor any other, and if the beginnings of life were not random, they must therefore have been the product of purposeful intelligence.
    -- Fred Hoyle

    #Numbers #Soup #Matter

  • In short there is not a shred of objective evidence to support the hypothesis that life began in an organic soup here on the Earth.
    -- Fred Hoyle

    #Support #Earth #Soup

  • It is emphatically the case that life could not arise spontaneously in a primeval soup of any kind.... Furthermore, no geological evidence indicates an organic soup ever existed on this planet. We may therefore with fairness call this scenario the myth of the pre-biotic soup.
    -- Fred Hoyle

    #Soup #May #Fairness

  • There's only one rule in photography - never develop colour film in chicken noodle soup.
    -- Freeman Patterson

    #Photography #Soup #Noodles

  • This soup tastes like windows
    -- Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    #Soup #Taste #Window

  • So I have no grounds to complain; on the contrary, writers should consider the condition of permanent controversiality to be invigorating, part of the risk envolved in choosing the profesión. It is a fact of life that writers have always and with due consideration and great pleasure spit in the soup of the high and mighty. That is what makes the history of literature analogous to the development and refinement of censorship.
    -- Gunter Grass

    #Risk #Literature #Soup

  • What an awful thing life is, isn’t it? It’s like soup with lots of hairs floating on the surface. You have to eat it nevertheless.
    -- Gustave Flaubert

    #Hair #Floating #Soup

  • I would rather die than let my kid eat Cup-a-Soup.
    -- Gwyneth Paltrow

    #Kids #Epic #Soup

  • Conflict is the alchemical soup that transforms raw emotion and instinct into pure gold.
    -- Harville Hendrix

    #Gold #Soup #Raw Emotion

  • I believe I once considerably scandalized her by declaring that clear soup was a more important factor in life than a clear conscience.
    -- Hector Hugh Munro

    #Believe #Important #Soup

  • Soup is never eaten as hot as it is cooked.
    -- Heinrich Muller

    #Hot #Soup

  • There's an old Sysan saying that the soup of life is salty enough without adding tears to it.
    -- Iain Banks

    #Tears #Soup #Life Is

  • This doesn't mean you're getting a discount." Audrey heaved a mock sigh. "Oh well. I guess I'll have to ply you with sexual favors, then." Gnome choked on the soup. "I'm old enough to be your grandfather!" Audrey winked at him, gathering the empty bags. "But you're not.
    -- Ilona Andrews

    #Mean #Grandfather #Soup

  • His mind was like a soup dish, wide and shallow; it could hold a small amount of nearly anything, but the slightest jarring spilled the soup into somebody's lap
    -- Irving Stone

    #Mind #Lap #Soup

  • A page of my journal is like a cake of portable soup. A little may be diffused into a considerable portion.
    -- James Boswell

    #Cake #Soup #May

  • Soup is just a way of screwing you out of a meal.
    -- Jay Leno

    #Food #Meals #Soup

  • At home I have big vats of cabbage soup that I make to slim down.
    -- Jilly Cooper

    #Home #Soup #Cabbage

  • You're just part of the soup of the universe, so just try to enjoy what's good about it.
    -- Joe Rogan

    #Mma #Trying #Soup

  • Burned and squashed to death in a silver vat of soup. There must be worst ways to go. But not many.
    -- Jonathan Stroud

    #Soup #Way #Vat

  • Many of the delicious soups you eat in French homes and little restaurants are made just this way, with a leek-and-potato base to which leftover vegetables or sauces and a few fresh items are added.
    -- Julia Child

    #Home #Vegetables #Soup

  • Whenever I sit with a bowl of soup before me, listening to the murmur that penetrates like the distant song of an insect, lost in contemplation of the flavours to come, I feel as if I were being drawn into a trance
    -- Junichiro Tanizaki

    #Song #Listening #Soup

  • I went to Floridita on Wardour Street when I was 18. All I could afford was pumpkin soup and a glass of champagne, but it was worth it.
    -- Karen Gillan

    #Glasses #Soup #Pumpkin

  • There ain't a body, be it mouse or man, that ain't made better by a little soup.
    -- Kate DiCamillo

    #Men #Body #Soup

  • There is nothing like soup. It is by nature eccentric: no two are ever alike, unless of course you get your soup in a can.
    -- Laurie Colwin

    #Two #Soup #Eccentric

  • To feel safe and warm on a cold wet night, all you really need is soup.
    -- Laurie Colwin

    #Night #Needs #Soup

  • Science has revealed a universe that is vast, ancient, violent, strange, and beautiful, a universe of almost infinite variety and possibility one in which time can end in a black hole, and conscious beings can evolve from a soup of minerals.
    -- Leonard Mlodinow

    #Beautiful #Black #Soup

  • Soup of the evening, beautiful Soup!
    -- Lewis Carroll

    #Beautiful #Food #Soup

  • Soup of the evening, beautiful soup! Soup of the evening, beautiful soup! Beau--ootiful Soo--oop! Beau--ootiful Soo--oop! Soo--oop of the e--e--evening, Beautiful, beautiful soup!
    -- Lewis Carroll

    #Beautiful #Soup #Evening

  • Once I cried in a restaurant because the waitress told me I couldn't eat my soup with a fork, I had to use a spoon.
    -- Liam Payne

    #Use #Spoons #Soup

  • Soup is cuisine's kindest course. It breathes reassurance; it steams consolation; after a weary day it promotes sociability, as the five o'clock cup of tea or the cocktail hour.
    -- Louis Pullig De Gouy

    #Party #Tea #Soup

  • It is impossible to think of any good meal, no matter how plain or elegant, without soup or bread in it
    -- M. F. K. Fisher

    #Thinking #Meals #Soup

  • I eat the same foods almost every day. I have my favorites like Filipino beef broth, chicken soup with lots and lots of rice.
    -- Manny Pacquiao

    #Beef #Soup #Chickens

  • The soup, thin and dark and utterly savorless, tasted as if it had been drained out of the umbrella stand.
    -- Margaret Halsey

    #Dark #Soup #Culinary

  • Furthermore, they were constantly informed by all the camp authorities that they had been abandoned by the world: they were beggars and lucky to receive the daily soup of starvation.
    -- Martha Gellhorn

    #World #Soup #Lucky

  • You can do almost anything with soup stock, it's like a strong foundation. When you have the right foundation, everything tastes good.
    -- Martin Yan

    #Strong #Soup #Taste

  • When you have a good stock, you can make a good soup.
    -- Martin Yan

    #Soup

  • Why, if there is alphabet soup, do we not have punctuation cereal?
    -- Mary Norris

    #Cereal #Alphabet #Soup

  • I never feel more useful than when I'm making my kids a bowl of soup.
    -- Mary-Louise Parker

    #Kids #Soup #Feels

  • Ramen is a dish that's very high in calories and sodium. One way to make it slightly healthier is to leave the soup and just eat the noodles.
    -- Masaharu Morimoto

    #Soup #Way #Noodles

  • As a journalist, I'm not supposed to be the subject, but as an author, I'm fair game - another ingredient in the media soup.
    -- Michael Azerrad

    #Games #Media #Soup

  • Considering the way the prebiotic soup is referred to in so many discussions of the origin of life as an already established reality, it comes as something of a shock to realize that there is absolutely no positive evidence for its existence.
    -- Michael Denton

    #Reality #Soup #Way

  • On the set I make jokes I can't get too involved, or it turns into sentimental soup. I try to keep it light.
    -- Michael Haneke

    #Light #Trying #Soup

  • I feed on good soup, not beautiful language.
    -- Moliere

    #Beautiful #Soup #Literature

  • I live on good soup, not on fine words.
    -- Moliere

    #Literature #Soup #Fine

  • Some minds are like soup in a poor restaurant—better left unstirred.
    -- P. G. Wodehouse

    #Mind #Soup #Poor

  • A clean tie attracts the soup of the day.
    -- Paul Dickson

    #Ties #Soup

  • Eating soup with a fork: slow and messy.
    -- Peter Schoomaker

    #Soup #Eating #Forks

  • Make big pots of soups, stews and chilis - they stretch a buck, and you can live off them for days!
    -- Rachael Ray

    #Bucks #Soup #Pot

  • Any coach needs talent. You start with talent. Without talent, we're all in the soup.
    -- Red Auerbach

    #Soup #Needs #Talent

  • The best way to know what's in the soup, is to boil yourself in it.
    -- Richard Preston

    #Soup #Way

  • A soup so thick you could shake its hand and stroll with it before dinner.
    -- Robert Crawford

    #Hands #Soup #Dinner

  • Shakin' like a bowl of soup and make your body loop-de-loop.
    -- Sam Cooke

    #Dancing #Soup #Body

  • The practice of diplomacy, I have found, is sometimes like eating soup with a fork: much activity yielding little nourishment.
    -- Sheri S. Tepper

    #Practice #Soup #Littles

  • Good intentions are not enough. They've never put an onion in the soup yet.
    -- Sonya Levien

    #Inspirational #Onions #Soup

  • Slotted spoons don't hold much soup...
    -- Stephen Sondheim

    #Spoons #Soup

  • To make war upon rebellion is messy and slow, like eating soup with a knife.
    -- T. E. Lawrence

    #War #Knives #Soup

  • How real is history? Is it just an enormous soup so full of disparate ingredients that it is uncharacterizable?
    -- Thomas Cahill

    #Real #History #Soup

  • Sackcloth and kelp soup are not required, but the Buddhist reminder of the need to live lightly on the earth is a helpful guide to the daily habits and needs of us all.
    -- Tom Brokaw

    #Buddhist #Earth #Soup

  • It is part of the novelist's convention not to mention soup and salmon and ducklings, as if soup and salmon and ducklings were of no importance...
    -- Virginia Woolf

    #Soup #Ducklings #Novelists

  • Even with my wife, I find sharing soup is hard.
    -- Wallace Shawn

    #Wife #Soup #My Wife

  • Tomorrow, I'm going to a soup kitchen in Mobile. I think that will symbolize the insensitivity of this administration to human needs.
    -- Walter F. Mondale

    #Thinking #Kitchen #Soup

  • It was a big story and yesterday's soup. Who cares?
    -- Willard Scott

    #Yesterday #Care #Soup

  • He's the only man I ever knew who had rubber pockets so he could steal soup.
    -- Wilson Mizner

    #Sarcastic #Men #Soup

  • I'm not the kind of woman who would love to make soup or knit sweaters. I never cherished that so much.
    -- Yoko Ono

    #Sweaters #Soup #Kind

  • I'm not sure when or why the tabloid angle on me was decided that I am a cad. I would have much rather it had been that I am secretly a dentist or that I love soup.
    -- Zach Braff

    #Tabloids #Soup #Cad

  • The cauliflower soup sounds so good. And the broccoli-melt sandwich. I've never heard of such a thing.
    -- Chris O'Dowd

    #Sound #Sandwiches #Soup

  • I'm very happy when I can find somewhere with some very good matzo ball soup, tasting exactly the same as the one my mother used to do for me.
    -- Claude-Michel Schonberg

    #Mother #Soup #Balls