Outside every fat man there was an even fatter man trying to close in.
Author: Kingsley Amis (1922-1995)
Profession: British Novelist
I don't weigh a pound over one hundred and eighty and, what's more, I never did.
Author: Fatty Arbuckle (1887-1933)
Profession: American Actor, Director, Producer
The obese is in a total delirium. For he is not only large, of a size opposed to normal morphology: he is larger than large. He no longer makes sense in some distinctive opposition, but in his excess, his redundancy.
Author: Jean Baudrillard
Profession: French Postmodern Philosopher, Writer
Every day the fat woman dies a series of small deaths.
Author: Shelley Bovey
Profession: British Feminist
I don't mind that I'm fat. You still get the same money.
Author: Marlon Brando (1924)
Profession: American Actor, Director
Imprisoned in every fat man, a thin one is wildly signaling to be let out.
Author: Cyril Connolly (1903-1974)
Profession: British Critic
I have always wanted a mistress who was fat, and I have never found one. To make a fool of me, they are always pregnant.
Author: Paul Gauguin (1848-1903)
Profession: French Artist
it's a sex object if you're pretty and no love or love and no sex if you're fat
Author: Nikki Giovanni (1943)
Profession: American Poet
Thin people are beautiful, but fat people are adorable.
Author: Jackie Gleason (1916- 1987)
Profession: American Actor
Who ever hears of fat men heading a riot, or herding together in turbulent mobs? No -- no, your lean, hungry men who are continually worrying society, and setting the whole community by the ears.
Author: Washington Irving (1783-1859)
Profession: American Author
Some people are born to fatness. Others have to get there.
Author: Les Murray
How easy for those who do not bulge to not overindulge!
Author: Ogden Nash (1902-1971)
Profession: American Humorous Poet
Fat is a social disease, and fat is a feminist issue.
Author: Susie Orbach
Fat is a way of saying ''no'' to powerlessness and self-denial.
Author: Susie Orbach
There is no need to worry about mere size. We do not necessarily respect a fat man more than a thin man. Sir Isaac Newton was very much smaller than a hippopotamus, but we do not on that account value him less.
Author: Bertrand Russell (1872-1970)
Profession: British Philosopher, Mathematician, Essayist