Give me my scallop-shell of quiet, My staff of faith to walk upon, My scrip of joy, immortal diet, My bottle of salvation, My gown of glory, hope's true gage, And thus I'll take my pilgrimage.
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
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.frank sinatra
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
When I demanded of my friend what viands he preferred,He quoth: "A large cold bottle, and a small hot bird!"Eugene Field
An ink bottle, which now seems impossibly quaint, was still thinkable as a symbol in 1970.jonathan franzen
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
Fifteen men on the 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
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
Cézanne made a cylinder out of a bottle. I start from the cylinder to create a special kind of individual object. I make a bottle a particular bottle out of a cylinder.juan gris
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
The last time I seen my father, he was blind in the cedars from drinking. And every time he put the bottle to his mouth, he don't suck out of it, it sucks out of him...
Did you ever hear of Captain Wattle? He was all for love and a little for the bottle.charles dibdin