Pancake Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old pancake quotes, pancake sayings, and pancake proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Where there is a perfect pancake flip, there is life.     

Mahoatmeal Ghandi

There was no time for chit-chat when there were chocolate chip pancakes to be eaten.     

Kristen Day

There is hardship in everything except eating pancakes.     

Charles Spurgeon

Pancakes don't make the world go 'round. Pancakes are what makes the ride worthwhile.     

Frankfurterlin P. Jones

Just 'cause you pour syrup on something doesnt make it pancakes.     

Samuel L. Jackson

All you need is pancakes. Pancakes are all you need.     

John Lennon

Griddle cakes, pancakes, hot cakes, flapjacks: why are there four names for grilled batter and only one word for love?     

George Carlin

Someone who eats pancakes and jam can't be so awfully dangerous. You can talk to him.     

Tove Jansson

We pancaked with a pancake that was more than a pancake.     

Edgar Allen Po

There has never been a sadness that can't be cured by breakfast food.     

Ron Swanson

In a big family the first child is kind of like the first pancake. If it's not perfect, that's okay, there are a lot more coming along.     

Antonin Scalia

If you want pancakes for breakfast, offer to help make them.     

Cynthia Lewis

There's nothing better than cake but more cake.     

Harry S. Truman

Tis better to have eaten a pancake than never to have eaten a pancake at all.     

Alfred Lord Denny'son

Pancakes were meant to be flipped!     

Anthony T. Hincks

No matter how flat you make your pancakes, it still has two sides.     

Daniel Tosh

Maybe love was a woman feeding him pancakes. Maybe it was someone sitting across from him sipping orange juice just to please him.     

Christine Feehan

There is no remedy for pancakes but to pancake more.     

Henry David Chorizeau

People are so used to eating terrible pancakes, no matter how you mess up, they're going to be great. And if you make fresh orange juice, they'll be over the moon.     

Ruth Reichl

There are two sides to a pancake. One is brown and fluffy; the other is burnt.     

Bill Parcells

As is always the way with pancakes, the first hotcake to come out of the pan will probably be a bit misshapen. Just scoff it, and carry on with the rest.     

Yotam Ottolenghi

Sheldon likes pancakes because they make good tents He's making himself a window.     


A waffle is like a pancake with a syrup trap.     

Mitch Hedberg