Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred [nor] allow our creative protests to degenerate into physical violence.
When I left Nashville I went to Texas because that's where I came from, and because I was playing in Texas a lot in different places. And I saw hippies and rednecks drinking beer together and smoking dope together and having a good time together and I knew it was possible to get all groups of people together – long hair, short hair, no hair – and music would bring them together.willie nelson
The subject matter covered in Carmina stays pretty basic: love, lust, the pleasures of drinking and the heightened moods evoked by springtime. These primitive and persistently relevant themes are nicely camouflaged by the Latin and old German texts, so the listener can actually feign ignorance while listening to virtually X-rated lyrics. (Veni Veni Venias! Come, come come now!)The music itself toggles between huge forces and a single voice, juxtaposing majesty and intimacy with ease...carl orff
They're sharing a drink they call loneliness, but it's better than drinking alone.
I couldn't eat, just went on drinking coffee, and sweating it out again. Liquid had no time to be digested; it came through the pores long before it reached the stomach. I lay wet through with sweat for four hoursit was very nearly like happiness.
All the contact I have had with politicshas left me feeling as though I had been drinking out of spittoons.
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
A drinking man's someone who wants to forget he isn't still young an' believing.
When a man who is drinking neat gin starts talking about his mother he is past all argument.c. s. forester
The press – the popular press – is drinking in the Last Chance Saloon.david mellor
"Discouraging smoking and drinking is a left ideal."josé luis rodríguez zapatero
I went drinking with Gray Powell and all I got was a lousy iPhone prototype.steve wozniak
From what I know about alcoholism, I'd say there's nothing romantic, nothing grand, nothing heroic, nothing brave -- nothing like that about drinking. It's a real coward's death.warren zevon
Can you support the expense of a husband, hussy, in gaming, drinking and whoring? Have you money enough to carry on the daily quarrels of man and wife about who shall squander most? There are not many husbands and wives, who can bear the charges of plaguing one another in a handsome way.john gay
Appetite comes with eating, says Angeston. But the thirst goes away with drinking.françois rabelais
A very merry, dancing, drinking, Laughing, quaffing, and unthinking time.john dryden
I see you're drinking 1%. Does that mean you think you're fat? Cause you're not. You could be drinking whole if you wanted to.Napoleon
What harm in drinking can there be, Since punch and life so well agree?
"Whales are drinking all our water and eating our sailors."
Fill up the goblet and reach to me some! drinking makes wise, but dry fasting makes glum.william r. alger
drinking is the soldier’s pleasure; Rich the treasure; Sweet the pleasure; Sweet is pleasure after pain.john dryden
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