Bread is relief for all kind of grief.
Would ye both eat your cake and have your cake?
John Heywood (1497-1580), playwright and poet
It may seem strange than any men should dare to ask a just God's assistance in wringing their bread from the sweat of other men's faces.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1965) 16th US president
If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe.
Carl Sagan (1934-1996) astronomer, writer and scientist
When we cast our bread upon the waters, we can presume that someone downstream whose face we will never know will benefit from our action, as we who are downstream from another will profit from that grantor's gift.
Maya Angelou (b. 1928) poet, actor, activist
Think what a better world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap.
Barbara Jordan (1936-1996) attorney, congresswoman, activist
Two things only the people anxiously desire - bread and circuses.
Juvenal (1st century) roman poet and author of The Satires
notes on photos:
1) pâtisserie, paris, france ~ october, 2005
2) a basket of bread, breadsmith lakewood, oh ~ october, 2008
3) sweet life pâtisserie, eugene, oregon ~ april, 2006
4) bread cart, provence, france ~ october, 2005
5) cookies at breadsmith, lakewood ~ october, 2008
6) nina in front of le musée de la boulangerie, bonnieux, france ~ october, 2005
guitarist muriel anderson performing 'bakers dozen'