I'm not unmindful of a man's seeming need for faith; I'm for anything that gets you through the night, be it prayer, tranquilizers, or a bottle of Jack Daniel's. But to me religion is a deeply personal thing in which man and God go it alone together, without the witch doctor in the middle.
Theyare the last drops of vintage wine from a musty old bottle.
Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle? He was all for love, and a little for the bottle.Porfirio Diaz
To try to talk to the young people who will run the futurein ten minutesis a little like trying to put a cantaloupe in a coke bottle.john paul jones
Fifteen men on a dead man's chest Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum! Drink and the devil had done for the rest Yo-ho-ho, and a bottle of rum!Robert Louis Stevenson
Sheisso odda blend of Little Nell and Lady Macbeth.It is not so much the familiar phenomenon of a hand of steel in a velvet glove as a lacy sleeve with a bottle of vitriol concealed in its folds.
To treat a poor wretch with a bottle of Burgundy, and fill his snuff-box, is like giving a pair of laced ruffles to a man that has never a shirt on his back. 2tom brown
A book is simply the container of an idea—like a bottle; what is inside the book is what matters.angela carter
I hate pockets in trousers … By the way, I do not wear a hose. My hose is my own. No coke bottle, nothing stuffed down there.freddie mercury
We may be likened to two scorpions in a bottle, each capable of killing the other, but only at the risk of his own life.j. robert oppenheimer
I took a bottle of pills. I'd been in Europe and I had a lot of absinthe and I was just drinking and drinking, trying to, you know, just shut my body down.jack osbourne
A quart bottle should hold a quart.boyle roche
By insisting on having your bottle pointing to the north when the cork is being drawn, and calling the waiter Max, you may induce an impression on your guests which hours of laboured boasting might be powerless to achieve. For this purpose, however, the guests must be chosen as carefully as the wine.saki
With their tinted windows up, the cars of the rich go like dark eggs down the roads of Delhi. Every now and then an egg will crack open a woman’s hand, dazzling with gold bangles, stretches out an open window, flings an empty mineral water bottle onto the road and then the window goes up, and the egg is resealed.aravind adiga
Meeting Roosevelt was like uncorking your first bottle of champagne.winston churchill
I fought against the bottle but I had to do it drunkleonard cohen
A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.Louis Pasteur
Schiller's verse is bad. He moves it as a fly in a glue bottle. His thoughts have their connection and variety, it is true, but there is no sufficiently corresponding movement in the verse.friedrich von schiller
You can't teach biology with a bottle containing dead animals and organisms.roman vishniac
We have learned to whittle the Eden Tree to the shape of a surplice peg, We have learned to bottle our parents twain in the yelk of an addled egg. We know that the tail must wag the dog, for the horse is drawn by the cart, But the devil whoops, as he whooped of old; It's clever, but is it art?rudyard kipling
If ever I should condescend to prose, I'll write poetical commandments, which Shall supersede beyond all doubt all those That went before; in these I shall enrich My text with many things that no one knows, And carry precept to the highest pitch: I'll call the work 'Longinus o'er a bottle, Or, Every Poet his own Aristotle'.Rochdale
The Glass is cut,The bottle run dry.Our love runs cold in the caverns of the nightbono