Great Throughts Treasury

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Brillat-Savarin, fully Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin NULL

French Politician, Jurist, Magistrate, Writer, Gourmet

"Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are."

"The destiny of countries (nations) depends on the way they feed themselves."

"In compelling man to eat that he may live, Nature gives an appetite to invite him, and pleasure to reward him."