taste quotes

To tell the truth I cannot call my childhood bad. In your childhood you can't compare things: one eats carrots, one eats candy, both taste good. As a child you cannot tell the difference.Roman Abramovich

The idea that women journalists bring a different taste in stories or sensibility isn't true.Jill Abramson

Everyone carries his own inch rule of taste, and amuses himself by applying it, triumphantly, wherever he travels.Henry Adams

Sometimes novels are considered 'important' in the way medicine is - they taste terrible and are difficult to get down your throat, but are good for you.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Why not mix this and that? If soy goes well with fish, how come no one does beef carpaccio with soy? Why do we have such a taste and not another? It's all about culture. There is something, however, that I really don't like: bell peppers.Ferran Adria

Of the people who cook on television, I have admired people like Jacques Pepin, Julia Child, Mario Batali, Jamie Oliver and a few others because they are free of drama, display good taste and masterful technique, and use clear exposition to bring you up to speed.Steve Albini

Suicide was such a formative band for me, so influential in the development of my taste. They're one of those bands that operated in absolute isolation for so long that they developed a completely unique world view.Steve Albini

When I'm in a restaurant, I don't eat red meat. It doesn't taste like anything. But if a friend of mine is grilling stuff at his house, its almost always great.Steve Albini

You shall find out how salt is the taste of another man's bread, and how hard is the way up and down another man's stairs.Dante Alighieri

I'm always fetishizing the French woman and French taste and style. My assistant will make fun of me because every time we're picking the direction of a collection, I say the same thing: 'I want it to be really French.'Joseph Altuzarra

A poem generated by its own laws may be unrealized and bad in terms of so-called objective principles of taste, judgement, deduction.A. R. Ammons

Sometimes sushi is just superb, and other times there's nothing like a great big steak. It depends where your taste buds are at the time.Francesca Annis

While I don't script and I don't use other performers, I think my taste for underlying precision gives me something in common with Allan and George Brecht.David Antin

Hollywood, young or otherwise, is a very trend-driven town, and that can get a little out of hand at times. I just try to stay true to my own personal taste - incorporating my personality while not taking myself too seriously.Skylar Astin

Between friends differences in taste or opinion are irritating in direct proportion to their triviality.W. H. Auden

It is a good thing to happen to you, to have that taste of fame because then you don't hanker for it.Jane Badler

Men whose sense of taste is destroyed by sickness, sometimes think honey sour. A diseased eye does not see many things which do exist, and notes many things which do not exist. The same thing frequently takes place with regard to the force of words, when the critic is inferior to the writer.Saint Basil

When you taste things in the right order, sometimes they taste so much different than if you taste them out of order. Not that there's a right order, like by rule, but just like in a thoughtful way that makes sense.Mario Batali

As far away as you can get from the process of mechanisms and machinery, the more likely your food's going to taste good. And that - that is probably the largest thing I can hand to anybody is let your hands touch it. Let them make it.Mario Batali

Day-old bread? Sadly, in America a lot of day-old bread just becomes nasty. Italian day-old bread, not having any preservatives in it, just becomes harder and it doesn't taste old. What I would warn people about is getting bread that's loaded with other things in it, because it starts to taste old.Mario Batali