Men are like wine - some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.— Pope John XXIII
Informative Best Wine quotations
Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.
Age appears to be best in four things;
old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
I'm like a fine wine. I get better with age. The best is yet to come.
Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life's most civilized pleasures.
It is well known among physicians that the best of the nourishing foods is the one that the Moslem religion forbids, i.e., Wine. It contains much good and light nourishment. It is rapidly digested and helps to digest other foods.
The older I get, the better I used to be.
Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages.
It is well to remember that there are five reasons for drinking: the arrival of a friend, one's present or future thirst, the excellence of the cognac, or any other reason
The older I get, the better I was.
The first pressure of sorrow crushes out from our hearts the best wine;
afterwards the constant weight of it brings forth bitterness, the taste and stain from the lees of the vat.
Either give me more wine or leave me alone.
A gourmet meal without a glass of wine just seems tragic to me somehow.
Wine makes every meal an occasion, every table more elegant, every day more civilized.
When it comes to wine, I tell people to throw away the vintage charts and invest in a corkscrew. The best way to learn about wine is the drinking.
Life is too short to drink bad wine.
A bottle of wine begs to be shared; I have never met a miserly wine lover.
Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads.
No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power.
Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig.
Life's too short to drink bad wine or smoke poor cigars.
Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right.
In racing, there is no question who is best - the first one to cross the finish line wins first prize. But with wine, even if you make the best wine in the world, someone isn't going to like it, because it isn't their style. Judging wine is very subjective.
I do my best to look at the bigger picture and not sweat the small stuff.
I make it a point to have alone time. I value that some of life’s best moments happen over a meal with your family or a glass of wine with your friends. And when life seems like a lot to bear, I dance around like a kid until I laugh.
The best way to learn about wine is in the drinking
Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried with fewer tensions and more tolerance.
I hate recording all the shows for the week in one day, because I want to be able to mention current events and pop culture. If Madonna punches Britney in the face today, I want to reference that on 'Wine Library TV' tomorrow. Monday's episode is always the best, because it's hot off the press.
Some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.
You can take the best team and the worst team and line them up and you would find very little physical difference. You would find an emotional difference. The wining team has a dedication. It will have a core group of veteran players who set the standards. They will not accept defeat.
A meal without wine is like a day without sun
Wine makes every meal an occasion.
Cheese, wine, and a friend must be old to be good.
No nation is drunken where wine is cheap, and none sober where the dearness of wine substitutes ardent spirits as the common beverage
I think it is a great error to consider a heavy tax on wines as a tax on luxury.
On the contrary, it is a tax on the health of our citizens.
The king can drink the best of wine -So can I;
And has enough when he would dine -So have I;And can not order rain or shine -Nor can I.Then where's the difference - let me see -Betwixt my lord the king and me?
Wise men, like wine, are best when old; pretty women, like bread, are best when young.