Where wine goes in, modesty goes out.
Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.
Wine is sunlight, held together by water.
My works are like water. The works of the great masters are like wine. But everyone drinks
courage and makes men more apt for passion.
becoming an expert in wine - you learn by drinking it, the best you can afford - you
learn about great food by finding the best there is, whether simply or luxurious. Then you
savor it, analyze it, and discuss it with your companions, and you compare it with other
A cask of wine
will work more miracles than a church full of saints.
In wine there
is wisdom, in beer there is freedom, in water there is bacteria.
Better to drink
the weak tea of a friend than the sweet wine of an enemy.
Wine is the
most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.
life offers you and try to drink from every cup. All wines should be tasted; some
should only be sipped, but with others, drink the whole bottle.
be bought with a bottle of wine and has become ambiguous through overuse.
Wine renews the
passion of lovers, and the hatred of enemies.
You see, this
profession is filled to the brim with unrealistic motherfuckers. Motherfuckers who
thought their ass would age like wine. If you mean it turns to vinegar, it does. If you mean it
gets better with age, it don't.
the enemy of good wine and food.
Spilled wine is
worse than water.
A true German
can't stand the French, yet willingly he drinks their wines.
Johann Wolfgang von
Get me a beer.
I don't care what kind it is, just get me a beer!
Prince Philip, on being offered an
exquisite wine in Rome in 2000
not the wine's fault but man's.
Aragon was wont to say in commendation of age, that age appears to be best in
four things - old wood best to burn, old wine best to drink, old friends to trust, and old
authors to read.
- Will you join
me in a glass of wine?
- You get in first, and if there's room enough, I'll join you.
A bottle of
wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.
talk about ideas, average people talk about things, and small people talk about
The wine is
sweet, the paying bitter.
I enjoy cooking
with wine, sometimes I even put it in the food I'm cooking.
Wine comes in
at the mouth,
And love comes in at the eye,
That's all we shall know for truth
Before we grow old and die.
I lift the glass to my mouth,
I look at you, and sigh.
I made wine out
of raisins so I wouldn't have to wait for it to age.
Wine can of
their wits the wise beguile, make the sage frolic, and the serious smile.
education supposed to make me feel smarter? Besides, every time I learn something
new, it pushes some old stuff out of my brain. Remember when I took that home wine-making
course, and I forgot how to drive?
Wine sets an
edge to wit.
There are days
when solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when
it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against
drink wine, do not be drunk by wine.
pressure of the cares and sorrows of our mortal condition, men have at all times,
and in all countries, called in some physical aid to their moral consolations - wine, beer,
opium, brandy, or tobacco.
Sorrow can be
alleviated by good sleep, a bath and a glass of wine.
Doctor says to
a man, "You're pregnant!" The man says, "How does a man get pregnant?"
The doctor says, "The usual way - a little wine, a little dinner...."
Take counsel in
wine, but resolve afterwards in water.
I like my wine
like my women: ready to pass out.
The Germans are
exceedingly fond of Rhine wines; they are put up in tall, slender bottles, and
are considered a pleasant beverage. One tells them from vinegar by the label.
He that loves
wine wants no woes.
It is a very
poor consolation to be told that the man who has given one a bad dinner, or poor
wine, is irreproachable in private life. Even the cardinal virtues cannot atone for