Peach Sayings and Quotes

The peach is a near perfect fruit. Juicy, firm, with just the right amount of sweetness, they’re tasty alone or in baked goods. Below you’ll find a collection of insightful and humorous peach quotes.


A peach, slightly unbalanced, so that it listed to one side, its hue the color of an early sunrise.      

Allegra Goodman

You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world, and there's still going to be somebody who hates peaches.     

Dita Von Teese

Peach pits are poisonous / This is not a mistake / Girlhood is growing fruit around cyanide / It will never be yours for swallowing.     

Brenna Twohy

Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.     

Alice Walker

One does a whole painting for one peach and people think just the opposite - that particular peach is but a detail.     

Pablo Picasso

If you start with a great peach, there's nothing you're ever going to do that's going to make it any better than when it comes off the tree. In 1970, that was a revolution.     

Ruth Reichl

The ripest peach is highest on the tree — And so her love, beyond the reach of me     

James Whitcomb Riley

My earliest memory is making peach cobbler with my grandmother. A wonderful memory. I grew up in a restaurant family - B.B.Q. restaurant.     

Rick Bayless

An apple is an excellent thing—until you have tried a peach.     

George du Maurier

The use of food metaphors is really well established English... Somebody is a peach, a hot tamale.     

Erin Mckean