Wine Quotes

Wine gives us liberty, love takes it away. Wine makes us princes, love makes us beggars.

Wycherly

Wine is the first weapon that devils use in attacking the young.

St. Jerome

A man cannot make him laugh - but thats no marvel; he drinks no wine.

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Good wine ruins the purse; bad wine ruins the stomach

Spanish saying

Burgundy for kings, champagne for duchesses, claret for gentlemen.

Anon French Proverb

He who loves not wine, women and song remains a fool his whole life long.

Martin Luther

A feast is made for laughter, and wine maketh merry: but money answereth all things.

Ecclesiastes; or The Preacher

Forsake not an old friend; for the new is not comparable to him: a new friend is as new wine; when it is old, thou shall drink it with pleasure.

Sirach or Ecclesiasticus

To succeed you must add water to your wine, until there is no more wine.

Jules Renard

Wine comes in at the mouth And love comes in at the eye; Thats all we shall know for truth Before we grow old and die.

William Butler Yeats

I like Champagne, because it always tastes as though my foot's asleep.

Art Buchwald

Wine can be considered with good reason as the most healthful and the most hygienic of all beverages.

Louis Pasteur

When a man drinks wine at dinner, he begins to be better pleased with himself.

Plato

Wine fills the heart with courage.

Plato

Away with you, water, destruction of wine

Catullus

Drink wine in winter for cold, and in summer for heat.

Anonymous

A full cup of wine at the right time is worth more than all the kingdoms of this earth

Gustav Mahler

A gourmet meal without a glass of wine just seems tragic to me somehow

Kathy Mattea

All four elements were happening in equal measure - the cuisine, the wine, the service, and the overall ambience. It taught me that dining could happen at a spiritual level.

Charlie Trotter

And much as Wine has played the Infidel, And robbed me of my Robe of Honor Well, I often wonder what the Vintners buy One half so precious as the stuff they sell.

Edward Fitzgerald

As a good wine must be kept in a good cask, so a wholesome body is the proper foundation for a well-appointed inner ground.

Johannes Tauler

Beauty is often worse than wine; intoxicating both the holder and beholder.

John Zimmerman

Even more importantly, it is wine, food and the arts. Incorporating those three enhances the quality of life.

Robert Mondavi

Fan the sinking flame of hilarity with the wing of friendship; and pass the rosy wine.

Charles Dickens

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Updated On : May 10, 2013
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