Like a bird on the wire, like a drunk in a midnight choir I have tried in my way to be free .
Human temperaments are too diverse; we can never agree how drunk we like our art to be.F(rank) L(awrence) Lucas
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
'For some reason, cats are usually addressed familiarly, though no cat has ever drunk bruderschaft with anyone.'mikhail bulgakov
He was getting over a four-day drunk, and I was getting over a 4-year marriage.
Thisgreat College, of this ancient University, has seen some strange sights. It has seen Wordsworth drunk and Porson sober. And here am I, a better poet than Porson, and a better scholar than Wordsworth, betwixt and between.
Politicians use statistics in the same way that a drunk uses lamp-posts—for support rather than illumination.Andrew Lang
Yeah, that came out of a reading. It was great. It's such a fun crew to be with, and we all went out the night before and that really encouraged us to go out and get drunk.john leguizamo
You know, you can imagine in China it's like: "Ching chong, ching chong chong, Danny DeVito, ching chong chong chong, drunk, 'The View,' ching chong.Rosie O'Donnell
I have lived carefully, sheltered myself from the cold winds, eaten moderately of what was in season, drunk fine claret, slept in my own sheets; I shall live long.evelyn waugh
Life is a drink and you get drunk when you're young.paul weller
When I am drunk I am at my best. It is the national knack of the French.orson scott card
I was so drunk the whole time that I took bottles for girls and girls for bottles.Anton Chekhov
The old shepherd had died, or got drunk, or got rats, or got the sack, or a legacy, or got sane, or chucked it, or got lost, or found, or a wife, or had cut his throat, or hanged himself, or got into Parliament or the peerage anyway, anything had happened to him that can happen to an old shepherd or any other man in the bush, and he wasn't there.henry lawson
Note: Ratigan's henchman Bartholomew falls into some alcohol and emerges very drunk and calls his boss "the world's greatest rat". Since Ratigan hates being called a rat and prefers the term of "a big mouse", he sentences him to death at the hands of his pet cat, who eats him up while he's still drunkenly singing of Ratigan's glory, unaware of what is about to happen despite Ratigan telling him.
Don't you know there ain't no devil, there's just God when he's drunk.
Oons, sir:;! do you say that I am drunk:;? I say, sir, that I am as sober as a judge.Henry Fielding
They must be drunk. When the real antichrist comes they won't even recognize him. He'll be too professional.
drunk on the wind in my mouth,Wringing the handlebar for speed,Wild to be wreckage forever.james dickey