Let us celebrate the occasion with wine and sweet words.plautus
I cook with wine, sometimes I even add it to the food.w. c. fields
Good wine is a necessity of life for me.thomas jefferson
wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.Benjamin Franklin
The problem is that many MPs never see the London that exists beyond the wine bars and brothels of Westminster.Ken Livingstone
Comedy, I imagine, is harder to do consistently than tragedy, but I like it spiced in the wine of sadness.Bernard Malamud
And wine can of their wits the wise beguile, Make the sage frolic, and the serious smile.Alexander Pope
In vino veritas. (In wine, there is the truth).Pliny the Elder.
He causeth the grass to grow for the cattle, and herb for the service of man: that he may bring forth food out of the earth; And wine that maketh glad the heart of man, and oil to make his face to shine, and bread which strengtheneth man's heart.Bible (Old Testament)
So the Lord awaked as one out of sleep: and like a giant refreshed with wine.Psalm 78:66.
From wine what sudden friendship springs!john gay
I have chased the English out of France more easily than my fathereverdid, for my fatherdrovethemout by force of arms, whereas I have driven them out with venison pies and good wine.1475 Said after the signing of the Treaty of Picquigny, Sep.
And when night Darkens the streets, then wander forth the sons Of Belial, flown with insolence and wine.john milton
Few things surpass old wine; and they may preach Who please,the more because they preach in vain, Let us have wine and woman, mirth and laughter, Sermons and soda water the day after.Rochdale
On one occasion some one put a very little wine into a wine-cooler, and said that it was sixteen years old. "It is very small for its age," said Gnathæna.athenaeus
Let's pour wine in coffee cups and drive around the neighborhoodAnd shine the headlights on houses until all the news is good.st. vincent
Life from nonlife, like wine from water, has long been considered a miracle wrought by gods or God. Now it is seen to be the near-inevitable consequence of our thermal and chemical circumstances.ursula goodenough
Good wine needs no bush,And perhaps products that people really want need nohard-sell or soft-sell TV push.Why not?Look at pot.ogden nash
“…no matter whether it was day, evening, or weekend, because she was an FBI agent, Nicole had to be fit and ready for duty at all times. She rarely drank more than a single glass of wine in the evening, and she carried her Glock to dinner, to the grocery store, and to her kid’s third-grade play”lis wiehl
O love, whose lordly hand Has bridled my desires, And raised my hunger and my thirst To dignity and pride, Let not the strong in me and the constant Eat the bread or drink the wine That tempt my weaker self. Let me rather starve, And let my heart parch with thirst, And let me die and perish, Ere I stretch my hand To a cup you did not fill, Or a bowl you did not bless.khalil gibran
How simple and frugal a thing is happiness: a glass of wine, a roast chestnut, a wretched little brazier, the sound of the sea. . . . All that is required to feel that here and now is happiness is a simple, frugal heart.Nikos Kazantzakis
Though we eat little flesh and drink no wine, Yet let's be merry: we'll have tea and toast; Custards for supper, and an endless host Of syllabubs and jellies and mince-pies, And other such ladylike luxuries.Percy Bysshe Shelley
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, in Our Cuisine (Quotes)
It has become quite a common proverb that in wine there is truth.pliny the elder
We are the greatest people, sitting on our old street, the best wine in the world, much better than that of the French. We are rich and cultural, and we are better than the other nations, richest in the world, high-class beyond other countries, better than England or Germany, we know we will be praised, as Luxies, of Luxembourg.Jean-Henri-Claude Charlotte II, The Luxembourg Show.
It is a word that encapsulates all the effects mother nature has on a wine.Oz Clarke
What find you better or more honorable than age? Take the preeminence of it in everything; in an old friend, in old wine, in an old pedigree.Shakerley-Marmion, Antiquary, Act II, scene 1.
This bottle's the sun of our table, His beams are rosy wine; We planets that are not able Without his help to shine.Richard Brinsley Sheridan
"I'd rather see you drink a glass of wine than a glass of milk."Jack LaLanne, Interview by Dennis Hughes, Share Guide[ ]
wine makes a man more pleased with himself. I do not say that it makes him more pleasing to others.samuel johnson