„A natureza delicia-se na comida mais simples. Todos os animais, exceto o homem, comem um só prato.“
— Joseph Addison 1672 - 1719
Nature delights in the most plain and simple diet. Every animal but man keeps to one dish.
The Spectator, with illustrative notes: to which are prefixed, the lives of authors : comprehending, Addison, Steele, Parnell, Hughes, Buegel, Eusden, Tickell, and Pope : with critical remarks about their writings, Volume 3, Página 343 http://books.google.com.br/books?id=drsRAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA343, Joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele - Printed for H.D. Symonds, T. Hurst, J. Walker, J. Scatcherd, A. and J. Black and H. Parry, Vernor and Hood, R. Lea, E. Lloyd, Otridge and Son, J Cuthell, Jordan Hookham, W. Miller, S. Bagster, R. Ryan, and R.H. Westley, 1794