Intro: New Year's celebrations are often followed by us stating our top New Year's resolutions. Quotes highlighting the role that food, drink and dieting play get a lot of play this time a year. So here is some food for thought as you think up New Year's toasts for 2014.
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Celebrating With Food and Wine: Quotes For Your New Year's Toasts
Sometimes the wisest words we will ever utter during our New Year's celebrations were spoken by others first. If you're celebrating New Year's and have been tapped to give the toast, here are some food and drink quotes to get you started off in the right direction.
Sometimes too much to drink is barely enough. Mark Twain
Come, gentlemen, I hope we shall drink down all unkindness. William Shakespeare
If you want an interesting party sometime, combine cocktails and a fresh box of crayons for everyone. Robert Fulghum
At a dinner party one should eat wisely but not too well, and talk well but not too wisely. W. Somerset Maugham
What is there more kindly than the feeling between host and guest? Aeschylus
Top New Year's Resolutions: Quotes About Dieting
And of course, our top New Year's resolutions always seem to center around cutting out those naughty, calorie-laden foods and drinks. Quotes of this nature can be used for toasts and wise sayings for 2014.
A year from now, you're going to weigh more or less than what you do right now. Phil McGraw, The Ultimate Weight Loss Solution
Dieting is the only game where you win when you lose! Karl Lagerfeld
Eating rice cakes is like chewing on a foam coffee cup, only less filling. Dave Barry
The best diet is the one you don't know you're on. Brian Wansink, Mindless Eating: Why We Eat More Than We Think
I think of dieting, then I eat pizza. Lara Stone
I highly recommend worrying. It is much more effective than dieting. William Powell
Happy celebrating and Happy New Year!