- Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain died Friday in France at the age of 61.
- Known as the former executive chef of the now-closed Brasserie Les Halles, the host of CNN’s “Parts Unknown,” and the author of “Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly,” Bourdain had a love for travel and food.
- Bourdain also had a way with words – his memorable and colourful quotes touched the lives of those he met and those he never knew.
Bourdain was the former executive chef of the now-closed Brasserie Les Halles, the host of CNN’s “Parts Unknown” and the author of “Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly.” He was equally as famous for his colourful remarks on everything from success and spontaneity to food and sex.
His quotes helped bring his adventures, experience, and wisdom into homes all over the world. As his girlfriend Asia Argento said in a statement released on Twitter, “His brilliant, fearless spirit touched and inspired so many.”
Here are some of Bourdain’s most memorable advice, quotes, and quips that show why he was so beloved.
On trying new things
On the meaning of food
On a quick fix
On looking for the unexpected
On being different
On embracing unpredictability
On human kindness
On taking the journey
Source: “Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations“
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