Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs, alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself, he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.
These plants all use a strong alcohol, most often methyl alcohol in the manufacturing process. The biggest hazard would be groundwater pollution.
I have the right to do whatever I wish with my property. If I own a pile of wood, I can set fire to it even if it is currently nailed together in the shape of a barn. Cigarettes may not be healthy for me in the long run, but I have the freedom to smoke them anyway. Drinking alcohol may or may not have negative side effects, but even if it does, the government has no authority to prohibit you from consuming it, even if it is "in your own best interest." Since when do we let the government decide what is or isn't good for us? What the hell does Congress know about nutrition, anyway? (For that matter, what does Congress know about the Constitution?) If the government can use force whenever something is "in our best interest" then government should force everyone to wake up at 6am every morning for calisthenics in the front yard. Fast food establishments should be torn down and replaced with bars that serve carrot juice and alfalfa sprouts, since - "it's in your best interest." This paternalistic attitude that "the government knows best" and that you are merely a helpless child is insulting and reprehensible. Hitler used the same attitude to persuade the Germans to subjugate themselves to the "Fatherland."
A diplomat's life is made up of three ingredients: Protocol, Geritol, and alcohol.
The chief reason for drinking is the desire to behave in a certain way, and to be able to blame it on alcohol.
Man seeks to escape himself in myth, and does so by any means at his disposal. Drugs,alcohol, or lies. Unable to withdraw into himself,he disguises himself. Lies and inaccuracy give him a few moments of comfort.
The first thing in the human personality that dissolves in alcohol is dignity.
Alcohol and drug addiction are problems, and we should use outside agencies that know the business.
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.
Alcohol - the cause of and solution to all of lifes problems
The most terrible thing about materialism, even more terrible than its proneness to violence, is its boredom, from which sex, alcohol, drugs, all devices for putting out the accusing light of reason and suppressing the unrealizable aspirations of love, offer a prospect of deliverance.
There are six components of wellness: proper weight and diet, proper exercise, breaking the smoking habit, control of alcohol, stress management and periodic exams.
I have made an important discovery... that alcohol, taken in sufficient quantities, produces all the effect of intoxication.
A Rescuer isnt always a person. Addictions to alcohol or drugs, sexual addiction, workaholismall the ways we numb outcan rescue the Victim from feeling his or her own feelings.
Alcohol is the cause and the solution to many of life's problems.
Nationalism ... is like cheap alcohol. First it makes you drunk, then it makes you blind, then it kills you.
Alcohol may be man's worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.
Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.
Alcohol doesn't console, it doesn't fill up anyone's psychological gaps, all it replaces is the lack of God.
Alcohol is a good preservative for everything but brains.
Two great European narcotics, alcohol and Christianity.
A little wine sometimes, that's all. Spirits are bad. Alcohol wrong. Herb does grow.
When he saw what drugs or alcohol or unwanted pregnancy did to kids he fell in love with, he realized there had to be a straight path
The Internet is like alcohol in some sense. It accentuates what you would do anyway. If you want to be a loner, you can be more alone. If you want to connect, it makes it easier to connect.
I get no kick from champagne.
Mere alcohol does not thrill me at all,
So tell me why should it be true
That I get a kick out of you.