The 10 Best Julia Child One-Liners

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The 10 Best Julia Child One-Liners

Known for her wit and charm, Julia Child is the source of many unforgettable one-liners. Share these 10 memorable quotes with a friend—preferably with a glass of wine in hand!

"People who love to eat are always the best people."

—Julia Child

“I think every woman should have a blowtorch.”

—Julia Child

“If you’re afraid of butter, use cream.”

—Julia Child

“How can a nation be great if its bread tastes like kleenex?”

—Julia Child

"I just hate health food."

—Julia Child

“Cooking well doesn’t mean cooking fancy.”

—Julia Child

"Everything in moderation… including moderation."

—Julia Child

“With enough butter, anything is good.”

—Julia Child

"It is hard to imagine a civilization without onions."

—Julia Child

"A party without cake is really just a meeting."

—Julia Child


Known for her infectious personality and pioneering spirit, Julia Child captured the public's adoration with her wonderful recipes and her joie de vivre. Her quick wit has led to some unforgettable one-liners, and we've rounded up 10 of her best quotes. Share them with a friend—these are best enjoyed with a glass of wine in hand!

Check out the slideshow above to read Julia Child's best one-liners.

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