Find the best quotes by Padma Lakshmi.
You don’t need expensive classes and all kinds of weird equipment if you really want to be in shape. There are great ways to do…
Whenever I’m in sync with the trends, it’s always an accident. I still love wearing clothes I’ve had for ten years. I think understated luxury…
Part of my job as a food writer is to describe food. So my work on ‘Top Chef,’ I feel, is an extension of that.…
If you like a wine that you drink, now with your phone, it’s so easy. Just take a picture of the label. You learn about…
I’ve always thought the back is one of the most beautiful parts of a woman. I’ve created four versions of the front-to-back necklace which actually…
I’m not of the American ilk that, you know, your lover needs to be your best friend and know you inside out. I think he…
I love to use a lot of spices when I cook, so we actually cast a real peppercorn in gold and then just made a…
I never Tweet about my daughter. Never. I just want to be respectful of her privacy. My job as a mom is to know when…
I have great empathy for all the contestants that come on ‘Top Chef,’ whether they go home right away or they make it to the…
From the simple stringing together of lemon garlands for the goddess Durga, to dividing the prasadam or blessed foods for the children first, I came…
For a while, I became an atheist; now that I’m grown up, though, I’m not hard-edged enough to be an atheist. Even though I live…
For a long time, I didn’t know what I wanted to be when I grew up. I was desperate to find something that fit me…
Wine, like food, is so emotional. If you think about it, so much of the courting ritual is surrounded by wine and food. There’s a…
I wasn’t like those girls who give birth and are back on the runway. It took me probably six months to gain 45 pounds and…
The cookbooks and the writing in general have been a real bonus, but it’s not something I’ve ever pursued… I’ve been lucky, I guess.
I’ve always had a fantasy to write a cookbook, because everyone wants to know what a model eats.
I work out all the time! I don’t just sit around and eat burgers whenever I want. Oh, if I could I probably would, but…
The best thing you can do for someone is make them a beautiful plate of food. How else can you invade someone’s body without actually…
I tend to sleep in the nude… I’m a sensual-leaning woman. You have to use the word ‘leaning’ or it sounds like I’m boasting.
I am as omnivorous as it’s possible to be. I always say there’s nothing I won’t eat and nothing I won’t wear.
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