You are walking by the tomb of Battiades,
Who knew well how to write poetry, and enjoy
Laughter at the right moment, over the wine
It was a wine jar when the molding began: as the wheel runs round why does it turn out a water pitcher?
O thou invisible spirit of wine! if thou hast no name to be known by, let us call thee devil
A cup of hot wine with not a drop of allaying Tiber in it.
I may not here omit those two main plagues and common dotages of human kind, wine and women, which have infatuated and besotted myriads of people; they go commonly together.
Outdid the meat, outdid the frolic wine.
When night Darkens the streets, then wander forth the sons of Belial, flown with insolence and wine.
If all be true that I do think, There are five reasons we should drink: Good wine - a friend - or being dry - Or lest we should be by and by - Or any other reason why.
I was going home two hours ago, but was met by Mr. Griffith, who has kept me ever since. . . . I will come within a pint of wine.
Upon the first goblet he read this inscription, monkey wine; upon the second, lion wine; upon the third, sheep wine; upon the fourth, swine wine. These four inscriptions expressed the four descending degrees of drunkenness: the first, that which enlivens; the second, that which irritates; the third, that which stupefies; finally the last, that which brutalizes.
I rather like bad wine . . . one gets so bored with good wine.
For singing till his heaven fills,
Tis love of earth that he instills,
And ever winging up and up,
Our valley is his golden cup,
And he the wine which over flows
To lift us with him as he goes.
They are not long, the days of wine and roses;
Out of a misty dream
Our path emerges for a while, then closes
Within a dream.
A thousand cups of wine do not suffice when true friends meet, but half a sentence is too much when there is no meeting of minds
An old wine-bibber having been smashed in a railway collision, some wine was poured on his lips to revive him." Pauillac, 1873," he murmured and died.
Fill up, fill up, for wisdom cools
When ever we let the wine rest.
Here is death to Prohibitions fools,
And every kind of vine-pest!
Give me wine to wash me clean of the weather-stains of care.
It is the same things your whole life. Clean up your room, Stand up straight, Pick up your feet, Take it like a man, Be nice to your sister, Do not mix beer and wine, ever. Oh yeah, Do not drive on the railroad track.
God knows what you have unleashed on the unsuspecting South. It will be wine, women, and song all the way with Ringo when he gets the taste for it.
I would think it means that she wishes you to dine with her. I would take my own wine if I were you.
The last time that I trusted a dame was in Paris in 1940. She was going out to get a bottle of wine. Two hours later, the Germans marched into France.
This is a red wine glass. Can I have my water in a water glass?
A woman in taffeta is seen lighting candles for a formal dinner for two. She sits down at the table, lifts a wine glass and toasts an imaginary guest. Dining alone, in style, is used as a metaphor for loneliness and even madness.
The picnic was delicious, the wine was excellent, remind me to send the Cardinal a note.
Oh, actually all champagne is French, it is named after the region. Otherwise it is sparkling white wine. Americans of course do not recognize the convention so it becomes that thing of calling all of their sparkling white champagne, even though by definition they are not.