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I always knew that food and wine were vital,
by Robert Mondavi

I always knew that food and wine were vital,
with my mother being Italian and a good cook.
- Robert Mondavi

Related topics: Food

I've always wanted to improve on the idea of living well,
In moderation, wine is good for you -
mentally,
physically, and spiritually.
- Robert Mondavi

We definitely need to get the excitement back.
- Robert Mondavi

Critics have done the wine industry a lot of good overall.
- Robert Mondavi

 

I say to consumers: instead of relying totally on critics,
drink what you like and like what you drink.
- Robert Mondavi

This is what I think is very essential...
moderation can be good for you.
- Robert Mondavi

Even more importantly, it's wine, food and the arts.
Incorporating those three enhances the quality of life.
- Robert Mondavi

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Wine has been with civilized man from the beginning.
- Robert Mondavi

We want to raise the art of living well.
- Robert Mondavi

Ever since I was a child, I wanted to excel in everything.
- Robert Mondavi

I want to make wines that harmonize with food -
wines that almost hug your tongue with gentleness.
- Robert Mondavi

It is giving me a great satisfaction,
because I had the notion that we could make great wines
equal to the greatest wines in the world,
and everybody said it was impossible.
- Robert Mondavi

Also, many consumers consider a critic to be like God Almighty.
- Robert Mondavi

My brother and I had saved $15,000 by working many
years nailing fruit crates together.
- Robert Mondavi

My mother served me wine and water from the time I was 3 years old.
- Robert Mondavi

How beautiful it is to excel, and the goodness of giving from your heart.
- Robert Mondavi

Later, at Stanford University, I thought I'd become a lawyer or businessman,
but my father came to me and said he thought there
was a big future in the fine-wine business.
- Robert Mondavi

Whether I played marbles, whether I played football or slam anything else,
I wanted to excel.
- Robert Mondavi

Once I was able to take care of myself and my children,
I then wanted to share.
- Robert Mondavi

I always knew the importance of it, since I was three
or four years old my mother used to feed me wine and water.
I grew up with wine as liquid food.
- Robert Mondavi

As I traveled the world over, I traveled everywhere,
and I learned so much.
- Robert Mondavi

If you go back to the Greeks and Romans,
they talk about all three - wine, food,
and art - as a way of enhancing life.
- Robert Mondavi

There are a lot of people with a lot of money,
and I'm amazed they don't understand what a great pleasure it can be to give.
- Robert Mondavi

My wife taught me the importance of living well.
- Robert Mondavi

I want it said of me by those who knew me best,
that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower
where I thought a flower would grow.
- Abraham Lincoln

Die when I may, I want it said by those who knew me best
that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower
where I thought a flower would grow.
- Abraham Lincoln

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?
- Robert H. Schuller

When we hate our enemies, we are
giving them power over us:
power over our sleep, our appetites,
our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness.
Our enemies would dance with joy if only
they knew how they were worrying us,
lacerating us, and getting even with us!
Our hate is not hurting them at all,
but our hate is turning our own days
and nights into a hellish turmoil.
- Dale Carnegie

We are now at a point where we must educate our children
in what no one knew yesterday,
and prepare our schools for what no one knows yet.
- Margaret Mead

I breathed a song into the air,
It fell to earth, I knew not where;
For who has sight so keen and strong,
That it can follow the flight of song -
The song from beginning to end,
I found again in the heart of a friend.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

When I saw you I fell in love,
and you smiled because you knew.
- commonly but falsely attributed to William Shakespeare

Without music, life would be a mistake...
I would only believe in a God who knew how to dance.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

I knew I was an unwanted baby when I saw that my bath
toys were a toaster and a radio.
- Joan Rivers

A person is smart. People are dumb,
panicky dangerous animals and you know it.
Fifteen hundred years ago everybody knew
the Earth was the center of the universe.
Five hundred years ago,
everybody knew the Earth was flat,
and fifteen minutes ago,
you knew that humans were alone on this planet.
Imagine what you'll know tomorrow.
- the movie Men in Black

My father? I never knew him.
Never even seen a picture of him.
- Eminem

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail?
- Robert H. Schuller

I wanted to escape so badly.
But of course I knew I couldn't just give up and leave school.
It was only when I heard my mom's voice that I came out of my hiding place.
- Zhang Ziyi

All my life I knew that there was all the money you could want out there.
All you have to do is go after it.
- Curtis Carlson

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
- Henry Ward Beecher

If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house
with the conscious design of doing me good,
I should run for my life.
- Henry David Thoreau

I wasn't anything special as a father.
But I loved them and they knew it.
- Sammy Davis, Jr.

The world is a country which nobody ever yet knew by description;
one must travel through it one's self to be acquainted with it.
- Lord Chesterfield

John Candy knew he was going to die.
He told me on his 40th birthday.
He said, well, Maureen, I'm on borrowed time.
- Maureen O'Hara

I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man.
At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did,
which was work in an office.
- Harrison Ford

My family knew, but most of the sporting world did
not realize that my right hand been some 75% paralyzed.
- Bill Toomey

The more he became truly wise,
the more he distrusted everything he knew.
- Voltaire

Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew.
- John Greenleaf Whittier

If we knew what it was we were doing,
it would not be called research, would it?
- Albert Einstein

So my father was a person who never lied to me.
If I had a question, he answered it.
I knew a lot of things at a young age because I was intrigued.
- Nick Cannon

If we knew exactly what animal life was like before
the fall into sin and knew what nature was like before
the law of entropy invaded it,
we would already be living in heaven.
- Walter Lang

Bobby and I went through some old questionnaires about
customer requirements for languages,
then we compiled a new one and sent it out to a few dozen people we knew.
- James Frank

The first week Banks was with us, we knew he was going to be a star.
- Hank Sauer

I knew what my job was; it was to go out and meet the people and love them.
- Princess Diana

That image is a couple different people's homes that I knew growing up.
- Zach Braff

September 11 awoke us to the threat of terrorism.
It was forever bookmarked in our history as the day
when life as Americans knew it,
changed forever.
- Randy Forbes

Our honorable and worthy ancestors knew that the world was flat,
motionless, and the center of the universe.
They knew the human body could not withstand
the forces of traveling faster than 19 mph.
They knew that the way to salvation was
exorcising witches and slaying non-believers.
They knew that it was a mortal sin to marry
someone of a different skin color.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I can say that I never knew what joy was like until
I gave up pursuing happiness,
or cared to live until I chose to die.
For these two discoveries I am beholden to Jesus.
- Malcolm Muggeridge

I knew I couldn't solve it.
Because I couldn't figure out what made her drink when things were going well.
- David Gest

There was a time in American history when almost every
white person knew who Aretha Franklin was.
- Peabo Bryson

History is littered with wars which everybody knew would never happen.
- Enoch Powell

Meanwhile after failing the bar twice,
I knew some people in New York and moved here in August '71.
- Robert Quine

For me retiring wasn't hard once I knew that that was
the decision I was going to make.
- Gabriela Sabatini

The only other things, and again these things are hearsay,
is that he could be pretty rough on directors,
because he knew exactly the way he wanted to play the part.
And he did so.
- Tommy Bond

If Russians knew how to read, they would write me off.
- Catherine the Great

If men knew how women pass the time when they are alone,
they'd never marry.
- O. Henry

From the time I was a kid, I always knew something
was going to happen to me.
Didn't know exactly what.
- Elvis Presley

The West German population would protest passionately
if it knew what secret meetings between the federal chancellor,
McCoy, and foreign and Nazi generals are planning.
- Walter Ulbricht

I was a liberal arts junkie and I figured,
well, I'll go work for somebody somewhere.
All I knew was that I was going to have to come home and figure it out.
- Mary Chapin Carpenter

I always knew I was going to be rich.
I don't think I ever doubted it for a minute.
- Warren Buffett

When we started, we knew the show was going to be hit or miss,
and we needed to find a core audience to really make us survive.
And I think we've been able to do that.
- Jensen Ackles

He did not know what love was.
And he did not know what good it was.
But he knew he carried it around with him,
a scabrous spot of rot, of contagion,
for which there was no cure.
- Harry Crews


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