You can’t just eat food. You’ve got to talk about it, too. And you’ve got to talk about it to somebody who understands that kind of food.
When there is food for eight, there’s food for ten.[Quand il y a à manger pour huit, il y en a bien pour dix.]
One cannot fix one’s eyes on the commonest natural production without finding food for a rambling fancy.
It was as if they would rather do the impossible, that is, stop my mouth with food—they did not do it, but they would have liked to do it—than endure my questions.[Also known as:]So long as you have food in your mouth, you have solved all questions for the time being.