The stag at eve had drunk his fill, Where danced the moon on Monan's rill, And deep his midnight lair had made In lone Glenartney's hazel shade.
Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine. A young man in love is essentially enraptured by the forces within himself.karen blixen
Of seeming arms to make a short essay, Then hasten to be drunk, the business of the day.john dryden
Human temperaments are too diverse; we can never agree how drunk we like our art to be.F(rank) L(awrence) Lucas
The man that gets drunk is little else than a fool, And is in the habit, no doubt, of advocating for Home Rule; But the best Home Rule for him, as far as I can understand, Is the abolition of strong drink from the land.William McGonagall
Credit buying is much like being drunk. The buzz happens immediately and gives you a lift... The hangover comes the day after.joyce brothers
I mean, look, no matter how you feel about Bush, watching him speak is difficult. It's like— it's like watching a drunk man cross an icy street.tucker carlson
The inauguration went off very well except that the Vice President Elect was too drunk to perform his duties and disgraced himself and the Senate by making a drunken foolish speech. I was never so mortified in my life, had I been able to find a hole I would have dropped through it out of sight.andrew johnson
You have drunk deep at the springs of western knowledge. While you will not hesitate to absorb for your benefit and for the national good the best elements in western culture and thought, you will not in any case permit the destruction of the vital elements of your own civilisation.syama prasad mookerjee
Anyone who shoots a real gun at you when drunk and angry is simply not husband material, regardless of his taste in literature.tiptree, james, jr
What, when drunk, one sees in other women, one sees in Garbo sober. (p. 79)Kenneth Tynan
[Creationists] make it sound as though a "theory" is something you dreamt up after being drunk all night.Isaac Asimov
Fifteen minutes out of Mexico City for Tokyo a passenger aboard a 747 screamed that he was being eaten by red-hot ants, and managed to open the emergency door at 23,000 feet. He had been to the washroom and drunk from the faucet there before takeoff. It was, after all, labeled DRINKING WATER.john brunner
Mynheer Vandunck, though he never was drunk, Sipped brandy and water gayly.colman, george, the younger
I have fought my fight, I have lived my life, I have drunk my share of wine; From Trier to Köln there was never a knight Had a merrier life than mine.Charles Kingsley
I have so strong a sense of creation, of tomorrow, that I cannot get drunk, knowing I will be less alive, less well, less creative the next day.anaïs nin
While everyone is influenced and persuaded daily in various ways, vulnerability to influence fluctuates. The ability to fend off persuaders is reduced when one is exhausted, rushed, stressed, uncertain, lonely, indifferent, uninformed, aged, very young, unsophisticated, ill, brain- damaged, drugged, drunk, distracted, fatigued, frightened, or very dependent.
There is a communion of more than our bodies when bread is broken and wine drunk.M. F. K. Fisher
Nationalism is like cheap alcohol: First, it makes you drunk, then it makes you blind, and then it kills you.".
Myrtale often smells of wine, but, wise, With eating bay-leaves thinks it to disguise: So nott with water tempers the wine's heate, But covers it. Henceforth if her you meete With red face and swell'd veynes, modestly say, "Sure Myrtale hath drunk o' th' bayes today?"
Those golden birds that, in the spice-time, drop About the gardens, drunk with that sweet food Whose scent hath lur'd them o'er the summer flood; And those that under Araby's soft sun Build their high nests of budding cinnamon.thomas moore
Ever since the Greeks, we have been drunk with language! We have made a cage with words and shoved our God inside!
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