To describe drunkenness for the colorful vocabulary is rather cynical. There is nothing easier than to capitalize on drunkards.
Sobriety diminishes, discriminates, and says no; Drunkenness expands, unites, and says yes.william james
Youth ages, immaturity is outgrown, ignorance can be educated, Drunkenness sobered, but stupid lasts forever.Aristophanes
Drunkenness is the vice of a good constitution or of a bad memory—of a constitution so treacherously good that it never bends till it breaks; or of a memory that recollects the pleasures of getting intoxicated, but forgets the pains of getting sober.Charles Caleb Colton
In Britain, journalists often view comparisons with our society going back two, three, or seven centuries as more relevant than comparisons going back two, three, or seven decades. Drunkenness centuries ago is more illuminating than comparative sobriety 30 years ago. The distant past, selectively mined for evidence that justifies our current conduct, becomes more important than living memory.anthony daniels
Drunkenness is the vice of a good constitution or of a bad memory of a constitution so treacherously good that it never bends till it breaks; or of a memory that recollects the pleasures of getting intoxicated, but forgets the pains of getting sober.Charles Caleb Colton
Drunkenness, for example, is temporary suicide: the happiness that it brings is merely negative, a momentary cessation of unhappiness.bertrand russell
Drunkenness is an immoderate affection and use of drink. That I call immoderation that is besides or beyond that order of good things for which God hath given us the use of drink.jeremy taylor
Among Jews, there is an absence of Drunkenness, always a fruitful source of domestic strife and misconduct.hermann adler
A vine bears three grapes, the first of pleasure, the second of Drunkenness, and the third of repentanceanacharsis
When we read or hear how some professed Christian has turned defaulter, or lapsed into Drunkenness, or slipped from the communion table into open disgrace, it simply means than a human arm has broken. The man has forsaken the everlasting arms.theodore l. cuyler
He was, indeed, in a condition, in which, if reason had interposed, though only to advise, she might have received the answer which one Cleostratus gave many years ago to a silly fellow, who asked him, if he was not ashamed to be drunk? "Are not you," said Cleostratus, "ashamed to admonish a drunken man?" — To say the truth, in a court of justice Drunkenness must not be an excuse, yet in a court of conscience it is greatly so.Henry Fielding
He calls Drunkenness an expression identical with ruin.
I hate ingratitude more in a man, Than lying, vainness, babbling, Drunkenness, Or any taint of vice.william shakespeare
He calls Drunkenness an expression identical with ruin.diogenes laërtius
Youth ages, immaturity is outgrown, ignorance can be educated, Drunkenness sobered, but stupid lasts forever.
A vine bears three grapes, the first of pleasure, the second of Drunkenness, and the third of repentance