Too much of anything is bad, but too much champagne is just right.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald (via theerathatroared)
He showed the words ‘chocolate cake’ to a group of Americans and recorded their word associations. “Guilt” was the top response. If that strikes you as unexceptional, consider the response of French eaters to the same prompt: ‘celebration.’
— Michael Pollan, In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto (via maddierose)