Wine Quotes

Wine and wenches empty mens purses.

English Proverb

If your heart is warm with happiness, you will need a glass - if sorrow chills your heart, have two.

Hannu

Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance

Benjamin Franklin

I have lived temperately . . . I double the doctors recommendation of a glass and a half of wine a day and even treble it with a friend.

Thomas Jefferson

I think it is a great error to consider a heavy tax on wines as a tax on luxury. On the contrary, it is a tax on the health of our citizens.

Thomas Jefferson

If penicillin can cure those that are ill, Spanish sherry can bring the dead back to life.

Sir Alexander Fleming

Wine is a living liquid containing no preservatives. Its life cycle comprises youth, maturity, old age, and death. When not treated with reasonable respect it will sicken and die.

Julia Child

Wine is made to be drunk as women are made to be loved; profit by the freshness of youth or the splendor of maturity; do not await decrepitude.

Theophile Malvezin

Making good wine is a skill. Fine wine is an art.

Robert Mondavi

Clearly, the pleasures wines afford are transitory but so are those of the ballet, or of a musical performance. Wine is inspiring and adds greatly to the joy of living.

Napoleon

In the order named, these are the hardest to control: Wine, Women, and Song.

Franklin P. Adams

The wines that one remembers best are not necessarily the finest that one has tasted, and the highest quality may fail to delight so much as some far more humble beverage drunk in more favorable surroundings.

H. Warner Allen

Take counsel in wine, but resolve afterwards in water.

Benjamin Franklin

Wine has been a part of civilized life for some seven thousand years. It is the only beverage that feeds the body, soul and spirit of man and at the same time stimulates the mind.

Robert Mondavi

By comparing what we know today with what the ancients appear to have known we can guess at the kinds of wine they drank.

Alec Waugh

May our love be like good wine, grow stronger as it grows older

Old English Toast

The flavor of wine is like delicate poetry

Louis Pasteur

One not only drinks the wine, one smells it, observes it, tastes it, sips it and--one talks about it.

King Edward VII

Wine is sunlight, held together by water

Galileo Gallilei

Where there is no wine there is no love.

Euripides

A sweetheart is a bottle of wine, a wife is a wine bottle.

Charles Baudelaire

Bronze in the mirror of the form, wine of the mind.

Aeschylus

Friendship is the wine of life: but friendship new... is neither strong nor pure

Edward Young

If my best wines mislike thy taste, And my best service win thy frown, Then tarry not, I bid thee haste; There's many another Inn in town.

Thomas Bailey Aldrich

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Updated On : May 10, 2013
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