There comes a time in every woman's life when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne.— Bette Davis
Interesting Alcohol And Life quotations
For what it's worth: it's never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you're proud of, and, if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
Life is a waste of time and time is a waste of life, so let's all get wasted and have the time of our lives.
A bartender is just a pharmacist with a limited inventory.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Treat every moment as a gift, that is why it is called the present.
My rule of life prescribed as an absolutely sacred rite smoking cigars and also the drinking of alcohol before, after and if need be during all meals and in the intervals between them.
Don't trust a brilliant idea unless it survives the hangover.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
In 1969 I gave up women and alcohol - it was the worst 20 minutes of my life.
When the wine is in, the wit is out.
One key symptom of alcoholism is that the individual comes to need a drink for every mood-one to calm down, one to perk up, one to celebrate, one to deal with disappointment, and so on.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
I don't have a drinking problem 'Cept when I can't get a drink.
We took the traditional lands and smashed the traditional way of life.
We brought the diseases and the alcohol. We committed the murders. We took the children from their mothers. We practised discrimination and exclusion. It was our ignorance and our prejudice. And our failure to imagine that these things could be done to us.
During my drinking decades, I lived like a pig.
My room was a hazardous pile of stilettos, tube tops, wine bottles, ashtrays, and old magazines. I valued nothing. Everything that came into my life was disposable: clothes, opportunities, people. My bedroom looked as if my insides had spilled out onto the floor.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
What's drinking? A mere pause from thinking!
The fun, joy, and humor dry up in a relationship when one of the partners is swimming in gin. To my way of thinking, it is selfishness personified to see life through the bottom of a liquor bottle.
Good people drink good beer.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
We all build internal sea walls to keep at bay the sadnesses of life and the often overwhelming forces within our minds. In whatever way we do this--through love, work, family, faith, friends, denial, alcohol, drugs, or medication, we build these walls, stone by stone, over a lifetime.
I had such a wonderful life before drugs and alcohol abuse.
I've got that life back now and plan to keep it. Maybe I had to go through what I did to get to this point, to appreciate this life more.
Every time I'd go out drinking I was looking for something new.
But it was the same every time. I'd wake up in some bed with some person, I had a hangover and a show to do. And the truth is, it was the same every time. But now life is... pretty interesting without the alcohol.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
There's so much fear involved in trying to do something you don't know how to do that drugs and alcohol can become a big part of your life if you have an addictive personality or are very unsure, which most songwriters are.
A man who drinks too much on occasion is still the same man as he was sober.
An alcoholic, a real alcoholic, is not the same man at all. You can't predict anything about him for sure except that he will be someone you never met before.
The medical device tags that are being used [in the USA] are a terrible mistake.
Why are we taxing people for trying to save lives and trying to make lives better, make peoples lives healthier? Those taxes should be placed on alcohol, tobacco, junk food, guns. Those are all the things that destroy health.
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
I began drinking alcohol at the age of thirteen and gave it up in my fifty sixth year; it was like going straight from puberty to a mid-life crisis.
Health - what my friends are always drinking to before they fall down.
Is it better not to drink alcohol and eat fried food and not have cheese and never have a cigarette at a party? Of course, but that's just not life.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
I don't trust people who don't use profanity.
I drink exactly as much as I want, and one drink more.
It's been said that alcoholics are egomaniacs with low self -esteem.
It's the prefect description. Being larger than life and yet your pride is crushed with self- loathing.
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
When the wine goes in, strange things come out.
My life was a complete catatrophe. I was very, very sick from drugs and alcohol.
Mankind: A quality of life upgrade is available to each and every one of you.
It should give you a quality of life upgrade, which means no drugs, no alcohol, no fast food - unless, of course, it's a mallard.
The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.
Stillness empowers. Being able to detach from all external stimulants - social media, social engagements, TV, alcohol, food, etc. - and face our own silence is an enormous luxury that should not be taken for granted. The most rewarding moments in my life have stemmed from such stillness.
My rule of life prescribed as an absolutely sacred rite smoking cigars.
I used and abused drugs and alcohol. When I stopped doing that it became a lot clearer that life goes from inside to giving as opposed to taking and destroying.
As has been well documented, I smoked pot as a kid, and I view it as a bad habit and a vice, not very different from the cigarettes that I smoked as a young person up through a big chunk of my adult life. I don't think it is more dangerous than alcohol.
When you drank the world was still out there, but for the moment it didn’t have you by the throat.