Buford Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 80 famous quotes and sayings about buford to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 80 Buford Quotes

#1. Gordon Ramsay, the only chef in London honored with three stars by the 'Guide Michelin,' is not a monster. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1282989
#2. Since 1890, the Tour d'Argent's basic recipe hasn't changed. If you find yourself at the restaurant tomorrow, you will eat duck in the confidence that it was what someone ate a hundred years ago. You will eat it in the expectation that someone else will be served it a hundred years from now. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1524566
#3. Mini-Hedge would stomp around on Buford's top, randomly saying things like "CUT THAT OUT!" "I'M GONNA KILL YOU!" and the ever-popular "PUT SOME CLOTHES ON! - Author: Rick Riordan
Buford Quotes #1522804
#4. I am willing to serve my country, but do not wish to sacrifice the brave men under my command. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #1472951
#5. Prayer is, for me, like that - a state of being together with God. It's not usually triggered by liturgy or special needs. It's more like what the Bible instructs us to do: Pray without ceasing. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #1468287
#6. It is, I concluded, a side effect of this kind of food, one that's handed down from one generation to another, often in conditions of adversity, that you end up thinking of the dead, that the very stuff that sustains you tastes somehow of mortality. (198) - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1446006
#7. A ruby-encrusted orb popped its top and helicopter blades unfolded. Leo was glad Buford the table wasn't here-he would've fallen in love. - Author: Rick Riordan
Buford Quotes #1393727
#8. In normal life, "simplicity" is synonymous with "easy to do," but when a chef uses the word, it means "takes a lifetime to learn. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1327567
#9. The first sign that I'd been unknowingly affected by cooking shows occurred on a Sunday morning when I realized I was talking to myself. I'd been making toast. 'First, we cut our bread,' I whispered. 'Do you know why?' I stopped what I was doing and looked up. 'Let me tell you why.' - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1325295
#10. I just believe people should know what they're eating. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1314280
#11. The family is the essential presence, the thing that never leaves you, even if you find you have to leave it. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1535875
#12. You don't learn knife skills at cooking school, because they give you only six onions and no matter how hard you focus on those six onions there are only six, and you're not going to learn as much as when you cut up a hundred. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1182961
#13. Kekrops agreed to leave his guards above deck with Buford the table, who ordered them to drop and give him twenty push-ups. The guards seemed to take this as a challenge. - Author: Rick Riordan
Buford Quotes #1150586
#14. It could be Paris. It could be Rio de Janeiro. It could be anywhere but home: someplace, anyplace, disorienting enough to make him notice what he wouldn't otherwise see. (The medicinal benefits of disorientation can never be overestimated.) - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1127448
#15. What's the one thing - not two things, not three, not four, but the one big thing - in the box? - Author: Bob P. Buford
Buford Quotes #1121417
#16. Apparently, the Athena Parthenos had wanted them to visit a place with educational value, because she'd landed right next to a historical marker that read MASSACRE OF BUFORD, on a gravel layby at the intersection of Nowhere and Nothing. - Author: Rick Riordan
Buford Quotes #1113290
#17. Tuscan sausages are smaller than their American cousins, each one demarcated with a string, a graceful loop drawn tightly into a knot - looping and tightening, looping and tightening, a symmetrically floppy, aesthetically appealing rhythm. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1097879
#18. Lyon is unusual and seems to be exceptionally incompetent at publicising itself. In fact, it doesn't want visitors. It fears discovery. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1093957
#19. Bahia is the Amazon's geographical next-of-kin: the same climate, forest canopy, diverse floor. But there is no wild cacao; the tree was introduced, most likely by a Frenchman, Louis Frederick Warneaux, who, in 1746, sowed seeds near one of Bahia's large rivers. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1083790
#20. It is not unnatural nor should it overly concern you that you feel the need for a change. The mistake most people make when they begin to feel this way is to ignore the voice that is telling them to stop and listen. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #1082960
#21. What is New York? A straightforward answer: seven million people crushed onto an island originally settled by the Dutch. But it's more than that. These are seven million who were, mainly, not even born here. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1665825
#22. When I was at Babbo, I was covered in scars and scabs and burned bits - melted hair, ribbed burns I got reaching across the top of a hot skillet ... I sliced off the tip of my finger. I cleaved my forehead - a deep, ugly wound. Luckily, it regenerated. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1837871
#23. Most chartreuse recipes call for one bird, a fat one, like a pigeon or a partridge, secreted inside the casing, a vegetable mold, which is then turned out onto a plate. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1823021
#24. This is Buford," Leo announced.
"You name your furniture?" Frank asked. - Author: Rick Riordan
Buford Quotes #1795778
#25. Our first half is about how to make a living, and our second half has the promise of being about how to make a life. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #1776476
#26. Found everybody in a terrible state of excitement on account of the enemy's advance upon this place. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #1739008
#27. The reality of America is mass-market stupidity. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1738088
#28. Cable made the Food Network possible. It was invented in 1993 by Reese Schoenfeld, a co-founder of CNN, who was convinced that its natural audience was women - millions of them. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1711760
#29. Success means using your knowledge and experience to satisfy yourself.
Significance means using your knowledge and experience to change the lives of others. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #1695402
#30. Dr. Buford's profession was medicine and his obsession was anything that grew in the ground, so he stayed poor. - Author: Harper Lee
Buford Quotes #1685190
#31. For reasons I didn't understand, I felt I needed to learn how to cook the food of France and knew that I was going to have to get over to the country: to Paris, I'd always assumed. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1003055
#32. The cacao content is a wrapper's most important datum, and the acceptable benchmark is seventy per cent. The figure is a measure of 'cocoa mass.' - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1665161
#33. We entered Gettysburg in the afternoon, just in time to meet the enemy entering the town, and in good season to drive him back before his getting a foothold. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #1661281
#34. You can't do traditional work at a modern pace. Traditional work has traditional rhythms. You need calm. You can be busy, but you must remain calm. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1612767
#35. Gordon Ramsay grew up in a tourist town, Stratford-Upon-Avon, but in a part tourists don't visit - a council estate: a concrete bunker subsidized by the local government, synonymous with deprivation and blight. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1595608
#36. They will attach you in the morning and they will come booming - skirmishers three deep. You will have to fight like the devil until supports arrive. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #1589966
#37. The Rio de Contas, a wide, almost delta-like river, was startling, a sudden big sky and a feeling of openness, and very bright. It was noisy with birds. The rain forest houses most of the earth's plant and animal population. I hadn't anticipated it would be so loud. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1575194
#38. It was one of the things you put up with: that every Saturday young males trashed your trains, broke the windows of your pubs, destroyed your cars, wreaked havoc on your town centres. I didn't buy it, but it seemed to be so. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1556854
#39. If kept dry, a chocolate with a high cacao content, I've discovered, rarely spoils. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1552086
#40. If you're cooking with love, every plate is a unique event - you never allow yourself to forget that a person is waiting to eat it: - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #1539301
#41. I have not been able to get any grain yet. It is all in the country, and the people talk instead of working. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #293185
#42. All this intelligent and careful work revealed a man of great forethought. Yet you could see in Mr. Wicks's eyes
as he stood in the shade of the terminal awning, all that tweed and education waving to us, as one by one each bus pulled out for the noisy drive into the city
that he had failed. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #493639
#43. Rachael Ray is probably the most watched kitchen personality in the history of American television. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #481656
#44. The first glimpse I had of what Mario Batali's friends had described to me as the 'myth of Mario' was on a cold Saturday night in January 2002, when I invited him to a birthday dinner. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #466698
#45. I bashed myself. I cut myself. I caught on fire. I fell: I had been myopically focused on peeling garlic, and hadn't noticed a bin of beef at my feet until I walked into it. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #413238
#46. I am disgusted and worn out with the system that seems to prevail. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #411781
#47. Kasha is the hardy starch of a Slavic winter - buckwheat, in fact - but when cooked properly, it gets a nutty, deep-brown crust. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #395700
#48. The skyline in Alfred Hitchcock's 'Rope' is made up: no, you don't get the Waldorf and the Chrysler and the Empire State buildings and a dozen other magnificent structures in one window. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #367572
#49. Giada De Laurentiis, of 'Everyday Italian,' is not a chef, although she has culinary expertise - she was trained at the Cordon Bleu and worked as a private cook for a wealthy Los Angeles family. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #350829
#50. It is too late; now I wish I could live. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #342195
#51. Food made by hand is an act of defiance and runs contrary to everything in our modernity. Find it; eat it; it will go. It has been around for millennia. Now it is evanescent, like a season. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #514073
#52. If I have any choice I would prefer Western Troops. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #248595
#53. I ended up wanting to be a cook and hold my own in a restaurant. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #203328
#54. I didn't know why dessert was invented or what function it was meant to perform. Raising livestock and the harvesting of grains are ancient activities, but when did humankind decide it also needed creme brulee? - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #192926
#55. Probably the single most important evolutionary trait dogs developed was right there at the outset, illuminated by the campfire. It is in those eyebrows and in the way dogs have of tilting their heads. They are warm packages of emotions. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #192609
#56. Don't just dream big; follow through. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #93125
#57. Few people on earth know Peter Drucker and his work better than Bruce Rosenstein. This is a welcome, unique and very personal addition to Drucker's incomparable legacy. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #92051
#58. There was splendid fighting on the part of the division on the 7th, 8th, 9th, and 10th. There was no faltering or hesitation. Each man went to work determined to carry anything in reason. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #75667
#59. The most important knowledge is understanding what you can't do. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #31179
#60. The commonplace about Italian cooking is that it's very simple; in practice, the simplicity needs to be learned, and the best way to learn it is to go to Italy and see it firsthand. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #22199
#61. I can do nothing with the enemy save observe him. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #732889
#62. Literature is always best when it is celebrating its subjects darkly ... And because it is often by describing the thing lost - a family, a moment of happiness, a child, a father - that we understand the full weight of what we had. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #989323
#63. The text, written in Latin, was inspired by a fifteenth-century chef known as Maestro Martino and was called De honesta voluptate et valitudine, On honest pleasures and good health. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #901948
#64. My darling, you are indisposed! You must remain abed for the next eight months. Little Buford - "
"I am NOT naming our child Buford ... - Author: Cassandra Clare
Buford Quotes #893284
#65. Given a choice between death and the Buford Zippy Mart, Nico would've had a tough time deciding. At least he knew his way around the Land of the Dead. Plus the food was fresher. - Author: Rick Riordan
Buford Quotes #816498
#66. The intercom crackled. Buford's Mini-Hedge yelled over the speakers, PUT SOME CLOTHES ON! - Author: Rick Riordan
Buford Quotes #815188
#67. The zeal, bravery, and good behavior of the officers and men on the night of June 30, and during July 1, was commendable in the extreme. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #806629
#68. If the regulars are to be put together, I believe they would prefer me to the other Cavalry Commanders. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #778515
#69. Shortly after this, I placed my command on our extreme left, to watch and fight the enemy should he make another attack, and went to Cemetary Hill for observation. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #749085
#70. General: I attempted to take Williamsport yesterday, but found too large a force of infantry and artillery. After a long fight, I withdrew to this place. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #747796
#71. Instead of facing a crisis as I approached middle age, I discovered that a new and better life lay before me. I called the process of discovery 'halftime,' and the outcome led to my second half. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #3518
#72. This was a mouth that had suffered many slings and arrows along with the occasional thrashing and several hundredweight of tobacco and Cadbury's milk chocolate. This was a mouth through which a great deal of life had passed at, it would appear, an uncompromising speed. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #709887
#73. The 'classic' pig is inspired by northern Italy. It is made up of meat and fat, rosemary and garlic, salt and lots of black pepper. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #682659
#74. Buford didn't dress for respect, he earned it. He didn't try to get his name in the newspapers, instead he led with deeds that caused his men to follow his guidon with confidence and the full expectation of success. - Author: Eric J. Wittenberg
Buford Quotes #656425
#75. My fruit grows on other people's trees. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #610636
#76. The crowd is not us. It never is. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #585440
#77. The Human tendency, largely driven by ego, is to believe we can do it all ... It maybe humbling to admit there are only a few things you do really well ... you will free yourself to focus on those things which will lead to greater personal success and significance. - Author: Bob Buford
Buford Quotes #542331
#78. Gramercy Park is a four-acre square given in perpetuity to the residents surrounding it, 170 years ago, by Samuel Ruggles, a real estate developer of immoderate means. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #524818
#79. During the whole campaign, from June 27 to July 31, there has been no shirking or hesitation, to tiring on the part of a single man so far as I have seen; the brigade commanders reported none. - Author: John Buford
Buford Quotes #516984
#80. People have all this interest in food. But for most people, it's a mystery how to prepare food. I wanted the knowledge cooks know: the in-your-fingers knowledge you get by doing it over and over. - Author: Bill Buford
Buford Quotes #516214

Famous Authors

Popular Topics