I was leafing through a little book and filtered out these thoughts.
“Talk doesn’t cook rice” Chinese Proverb
“Our Garrick’s a salad; for in him we see, oil,vinegar,sugar and saltiness agree” Oliver Goldsmith 1730-1774
“Dost thou think because thou art virtuous there shall be no more cakes and ale?” William Shakespeare 1564-1616
“A compromise is the art of dividing a cake in such a way that everyone believes he has the biggest piece.” Ludwig Erhard 1897-1977