M. F. K. Fisher - Quotes

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Wine and cheese are ageless companions, like aspirin and aches, or June and moon, or good people and noble ventures.

Wine and cheese are ageless companions, like aspirin and aches, or June and moon, or good people and noble ventures.

Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly.

Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly.

I can no more think of my own life without thinking of wine and wines and where they grew for me and why I drank them when I did and why I picked the grapes and where I opened the oldest procurable bottles, and all that, than I can remember living before I breathed. ---->>>

Probably one of the most private things in the world is an egg until it is broken. ---->>>

There is a communion of more than our bodies when bread is broken and wine drunk. ---->>>

It is impossible to think of any good meal, no matter how plain or elegant, without soup or bread in it. ---->>>

War is a beastly business, it is true, but one proof we are human is our ability to learn, even from it, how better to exist. ---->>>

Dictionaries are always fun, but not always reassuring. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 07-03, 1908
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Die: 06-22, 1992
Occupation: Writer
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Mary Frances Kennedy Fisher (July 3, 1908 – June 22, 1992) was a preeminent American food writer. She was also a founder of the Napa Valley Wine Library. She wrote some 27 books, including a translation of The Physiology of Taste by Brillat-Savarin. Two volumes of her journals and correspondence came out shortly before her death in 1992 (wikipedia)