Who doesn't love that tiny scrap of paper nested inside a fortune cookie after a scrumptious Chinese meal? But did you know that fortune cookies weren't thought up by the Chinese? Some believe that the cookies were first created in Los Angeles, California, by a man named Jung David who started the Hong Kong Noodle Company. He claims to be the first to create a cookie that contained within its confines a kind of foretelling phrase, or snippet of wisdom. While the Japanese are actually credited for creating the famous fortune cookie, it was nonetheless popularized by the Chinese in later years.
Fortune Cookie Quotes on Love
There will come a time when you wish you'd given love a chance.
We cannot do great things; only small things with great love.
Don't let heartbreak slow down your quest to find love.
A secret admirer is now plotting how to win your heart.
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Love is the only medicine for a broken heart.
Only love makes us see ordinary things in an extraordinary way.
Count your blessings by thinking of those who love you.
The greatest gift of all, is love.
Hug your loved ones today.
To love, is to forgive.
Love conquers all.
Friendship is the first step towards love.
Excitement and intrigue follow you closely wherever you go.
Fortune Cookie Quotes on Hope, Giving, and Trust
Don't be afraid to take the plunge.
Being a spendthrift is not healthy. Practice the act of giving and sharing.
Hope is what keeps us alive.
The dream is within you.
Trust those who return your acts of kindness. Respond with kinder gestures.
Never lose the ability to find beauty in ordinary things.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Nature, love, and patience are the three best physicians.
Your many hidden talents will become obvious to those around you.
Learn to trust in the Lord, for He is your weapon against evil.
Learn to take responsibility for your actions.
In the end, there are three things that last: faith, hope and love.
Do not waste time hating your enemies, pray for them instead.
Tomorrow will be a better day. And if not, there's always chocolate.
Fortune cookies can be made at home for a fun session of cracking them open at the dinner table, with family, friends, or guests. You can include any kind of fun fortune cookie sayings and quotes in the cookies to try out a different idea, besides the usual predictions or words of wisdom.