I have nothing but sympathy for the people who are forced to work with me. I’m better now at picking out those that want to play that game with me and those that don’t.

Alton Brown Sympathy Quote

My college degree was in theater. But the real reason if I have any success in that milieu so to speak is because I spent a lot of years directing I spent a lot of years behind the camera.

Alton Brown Success Quote

Enough people have now mentioned Bill Nye the Science Guy to me that I now desperately avoid it all costs.

Alton Brown Science Quote

I’m going from doing all of the work to having to delegate the work – which is almost harder for me than doing the work myself. I’m a lousy delegator but I’m learning.

Alton Brown Learning Quote

I love poking fun at myself. I have a rather mean sense of humor.

Alton Brown Humor Quote

Culinary tradition is not always based on fact. Sometimes it’s based on history on habits that come out of a time when kitchens were fueled by charcoal.

Alton Brown History Quote

A balanced diet may be the best medicine. I was eating too much good eats. But people consider that part of your job you know? Eat. And I do!

Alton Brown Diet Quote

I like television. I still believe that television is the most powerful form of communication on Earth – I just hate what is being done with it.

Alton Brown Communication Quote

The thing that helped me get into the film business was that I went to school in Athens Georgia and managed to get on um working on music videos for a band called R.E.M. and that kind of opened up a lot of doors for me.

Alton Brown Business Quote