Dieting Quotes, Sayings about losing weight
The alimentary canal is thirty two feet long. You control only the first three inches of it. Control it well.
- Kin Hubbard
Man is what he eats.
- Ludwig Feuerbach
I don’t believe in dieting.
- Joan Collins
I think dieting is bad for you.
- Joan Collins
Diet cures more than the doctor.
Life itself is the proper binge.
Diet cures more than the lancet.
- Spanish Proverb
How long does getting thin take?
- A. A. Milne
To eat is human. To digest divine.
- Mark Twain
A hobby a day keeps the doldrums away.
- Phyllis McGinley
No man can be wise on an empty stomach.
- George Eliot
One should eat to live, not live to eat.
One’s stomach is one’s internal environment.
- Samuel Butler
To me, an airplane is a great place to diet.
- Wolfgang Puck
Food is power. Are you in control of yours?
- John Jeavons
You’d think that I’d be dieting, but I’m not.
- Kelly Hu
Food is our common ground, a universal experience.
— James Beard
Don’t dig your grave with your own knife and fork.
- English Proverb
A moment on the lips can be a lifetime on the hips.
- Sal Simeon
Let your head be more than a funnel to your stomach.
- German Proverb
Avoid any diet that discourages the use of hot fudge.
- Don Kardong
Tell me what you eat, and I’ll tell you what you are.
- Anthelme Brillat
Let good digestion wait on appetite and health on both.
- William Shakespeare
At the end of every diet, the path curves back to the trough.
- Mason Cooley
My soul is dark with stormy riot, Directly traceable to diet.
- Samuel Hoffenstein
The one way to get thin is to re-establish a purpose in life.
- Cyril Connolly
Gluttony is an emotional escape, a sign something is eating us.
More die in the United States of too much food than of too little.
- John Kenneth
It’s OK to be fat. So you’re fat. Just be fat and shut up about it.
- Roseanne Arnold
I highly recommend worrying. It is much more effective than dieting.
- William Powell
I’ve been on a diet for two weeks and all I’ve lost is fourteen days.
- Totie Fields
It’s okay to be fat. So you’re fat. Just be fat and shut up about it.
- Roseanne Barr
The art of dining is no slight art, the pleasure not a slight pleasure.
- Michel de Montaingne
I’ve decided that perhaps I’m bulimic and just keep forgetting to purge.
- Paula Poundstone
A diet is when you watch what you eat and wish you could eat what you watch.
- Hermione Gingold
It’s a very odd thing as odd as can be That whatever Miss T. eats Turns into Miss T.
- Walter De La Mare
Dieting is murder on the road. Show me a man who travels and I’ll show you one who eats.
- Bruce Froemming
The second day of a diet is always easier than the first. By the second day you’re off it.
- Jackie Gleason
Probably nothing in the world arouses more false hopes Than the first four hours of a diet.
- Samuel Beckett
Tis a superstition to insist on a special diet. All is made at last of the same chemical atoms.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson