Curry Sayings and Quotes

It’s hard to resist the blended spices in curry sauce. Pair it with veggies, meat or fish, it’s a versatile and warming comfort food. Below you’ll find a collection of delectable curry quotes.


If any dish deserves to be called global, it is curry. From Newfoundland to the Antarctic, from Beijing to Warsaw, there is scarcely a place where curries are not enjoyed.      

Colleen Taylor Sen

Curries are the fulcrum of the Indian meal.     

Camellia Panjabi

So for curry aficionados there is a real pleasure in discovering that you can make dishes yourself that you would otherwise be able to taste only by going to a restaurant that has a cook from that region who takes no shortcuts.      

Camellia Panjabi

I'm going to scream this from the mountain top, there's no such thing as 'a curry.' There's six kazillion different kinds of curry. When someone asks how to make chicken curry, I have to ask 'Which one?'     

Aarti Sequeira

Britain is no longer totally a white place where people ride horses, wear long frocks, and drink tea. The national dish is no longer fish and chips, it's curry.     

Marianne Jean-Baptiste

Have you ever bitten a red hot ice cube? That's curry.      

Terry Pratchett

Giant pots of curry, dark and brooding as a sudden summer storm, where apples and onions and huge hunks of meat are simmered into submission over hours.     

Matt Goulding

Americans tend to think that korma is the curry of choice for the Caucasian, and it is if you’re a white guy with no balls     

Karl Wiggins

In her bottled up is a woman peppery as curry, a yam of a woman of butter and brass.     

Marge Piercy

The first meal my husband ever made me was a chicken curry. I have never tasted anything so delicious in my life.     

Lesley Nicol

Playwrights are like men who have been dining for a month in an Indian restaurant. After eating curry night after night, they deny the existence of asparagus.     

Peter Ustinov