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Better bread with water than cake with trouble. – Russian Proverb

Better bread with water than cake with trouble.   Russian Proverb

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Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread?…Eat that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness. – Isaiah 55:2

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[Breadbaking is] one of those almost hypnotic businesses, like a dance from some ancient ceremony. It leaves you filled with one of the world’s sweetest smells…there is no chiropractic treatment…

[Breadbaking is] one of those almost hypnotic businesses, like a dance from some ancient ceremony. It leaves you filled with one of the world’s sweetest smells…there is no chiropractic treatment… Continue reading

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Resolve that you will have good bread…If persons without brains can accomplish this, why cannot you?

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Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; and good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts.

Good bread is the most fundamentally satisfying of all foods; and good bread with fresh butter, the greatest of feasts. Continue reading

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Sometimes I pray to Cod for the veal-power to stop playing with my food words, but I fear it's too bread into me. For all I know, the wurst may be yet to come.

Sometimes I pray to Cod for the veal-power to stop playing with my food words, but I fear it’s too bread into me. For all I know, the wurst may be yet to come. Continue reading

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"The smell of good bread baking, like the sound of lightly flowing water, is indescribable in its evocation of innocence and delight."

“Bread deals with living things, with giving life, with growth, with the seed, the grain that nurtures. Its not coincidence that we say bread is the staff of life.”

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"Bread is like dresses, hats and shoes — in other words, essential!"

“Bread is like dresses, hats and shoes — in other words, essential!” Continue reading

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…I have always highly esteemed the brave and humble workers who labor all night to produce those soft but crusty loaves that look more like cake than bread. Alexander Dumas

…I have always highly esteemed the brave and humble workers who labor all night to produce those soft but crusty loaves that look more like cake than bread. Continue reading

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"How can a nation be great if its bread tastes like Kleenex?" Julia Child

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