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Quotations on Glutton

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In general, mankind, since the improvement of cookery, eats twice as much as nature requires.

~ Benjamin Franklin

One should eat to live, not live to eat.

~ Benjamin Franklin

A poor man who eats too much, as contradistinguished from a gourmand, who is a rich man who "lives well."

~ Elbert Hubbard

The miser and the glutton are two facetious buzzards: one hides his store, and the other stores his hide.

~ Josh Billings

The pleasures of the palate deal with us like the Egyptian thieves, who strangle those whom they embrace.

~ Seneca

Glutton: one who digs his grave with his teeth.

~ Proverbs

- French Proverb

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