Finding the perfect way to say “I love you” on Valentine’s Day is tough. Sometimes it is just hard to express it. The words come out all wrong.Luckily, there are eloquent people in this world who completely understand how we feel. These quotes relate food and love perfectly, and can be used in your card to your Valentine, be it a new partner or someone you’re just grateful for having in your live!
“Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.” — Sarah Bernhardt
"Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate." — Alan D. Wolfelt
"One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." ― Virginia Woolf
"My weaknesses have always been food and men — in that order." — Dolly Parton
"Barbecue sauce is like a beautiful woman. If it's too sweet, it’s bound to be hiding something." Lyle Lovett
"Cooking is like love: It should be entered into with abandon or not at all." — Harriet van Horne
This article originally published on January 9, 2015.