115 Drinking Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of drinking quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about food and drink.

Top 10 Drinking Quotes (BEST)

  1. Why drink and drive if I can smoke and fly? — Bob Marley
  2. Whoever drinks beer, he is quick to sleep; whoever sleeps long, does not sin; whoever does not sin, enters Heaven! Thus, let us drink beer! — Martin Luther
  3. Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred. — Martin Luther King, Jr.
  4. If soccer was an American soft drink, it would be Diet Pepsi — Lewis Grizzard
  5. I drink to make other people more interesting. — Ernest Hemingway
  6. Drink wine. This is life eternal. This is all that youth will give you. It is the season for wine, roses and drunken friends. Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. — Omar Khayyam
  7. The bible is a remarkable fountain: the more one draws and drinks of it, the more it stimulates thirst. — Martin Luther
  8. Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  9. When I sell liquor, it's bootlegging. When my patrons serve it on a silver tray on Lakeshore Drive, it's hospitality. — Al Capone
  10. My entire social life is spent in bars, so I don't see giving up drinking as a viable option. Could you see me saying, 'Tomato juice please?' — Lemmy Kilmister

Eating Food Quotes

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Our food should be our medicine and our medicine should be our food. — Hippocrates

Starvation is the characteristic of some people not having enough food to eat. It is not the characteristic of there being not enough food to eat. — Amartya Sen

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Show me who your friends are, and I will tell you what you are. — Unknown Author

Drinking quote Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die
Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.

I became a vegetarian after realizing that animals feel afraid, cold, hungry and unhappy like we do. I feel very deeply about vegetarianism and the animal kingdom. It was my dog Boycott who led me to question the right of humans to eat other sentient beings. — Cesar Chavez

Life is a nacho. It can be yummy-crunchy or squishy-yucky. It just depends on how long it takes for you to start eating it. — John Updike

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Let nothing which can be treated by diet be treated by other means. — Maimonides

Drinking quote Trust me, You can dance.
Trust me, You can dance.

Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper. — Adelle Davis

Life is a combination of magic and pasta. — Federico Fellini

Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live. — Socrates

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A recipe has no soul. You, as the cook, must bring soul to the recipe. — Thomas Keller

Food And Drink Quotes

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it's a smile, it's a kiss, it's a sip of wine ... it's summertime! — Kenny Chesney

Be a Gardener. Dig a ditch. Toil and sweat. And turn the earth upside down. And seek the deepness. And water plants in time. Continue this labor. And make sweet floods to run, and noble and abundant fruits to spring. Take this food and drink, and carry it to God as your true worship. — Julian of Norwich

Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live. — Socrates

Drinking quote Give a man a bottle of wine, he drinks for a day. Teach a man to make wine, he'l
Give a man a bottle of wine, he drinks for a day. Teach a man to make wine, he'll always have lots of friends

We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink. — Epicurus

Not as common bread or as common drink do we receive these.....We have been taught that the food that has been Eucharistized by the word of prayer, that food which by assimilation nourishes our flesh and blood, is the flesh and blood of the incarnate Jesus. — Justin Martyr

If a man's patience is stronger than his whims and desires, then he is like an angel, but if his whims and desires are stronger than his patience, then he is like a devil. If his desire for food, drink and sex is stronger than his patience, then he is no better than an animal. — Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyya

Drinking quote Live in the sunshine. Swim the sea. Drink the wild air.
Live in the sunshine. Swim the sea. Drink the wild air.

A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world. — Louis Pasteur

Feed the body food and drink, it will survive today. Feed the soul art and music, it will live forever. — Julie Andrews

I love drinking now and then. It defecates the standing pool of thought. A man perpetually in the paroxysm and fears of inebriety is like a half-drowned stupid wretch condemned to labor unceasingly in water; but a now-and-then tribute to Bacchus is like the cold bath, bracing and invigorating. — Robert Burns

I exercise strong self control. I never drink anything stronger than gin before breakfast. — W. C. Fields

Cooking And Eating Quotes

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Show me who your friends are, and I will tell you what you are. — Unknown Author

Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper. — Adelle Davis

Life is a combination of magic and pasta. — Federico Fellini

Drinking quote I drink to make other people more interesting
I drink to make other people more interesting

Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live. — Socrates

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A recipe has no soul. You, as the cook, must bring soul to the recipe. — Thomas Keller

We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink. — Epicurus

Drinking quote In wine, there's truth.
In wine, there's truth.

So you can settle the fuck down. My mother used to say, "Primero comemos, entonces lo demás." That means, "first we eat, then we do everything else." — Brian Yorkey

Sometimes when I'm faced with an atheist, I am tempted to invite him to the greatest gourmet dinner that one could ever serve, and when we have finished eating that magnificent dinner, to ask him if he believes there's a cook. — Ronald Reagan

If the divine creator has taken pains to give us delicious and exquisite things to eat, the least we can do is prepare them well and serve them with ceremony. — Fernand Point

Cucumber should be well sliced, dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out. — Samuel Johnson

Travel And Eat Quotes

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Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends. — Maya Angelou

I think life is about falling in love with the right person, shopping, eating our favorite desserts and traveling a lot. — Olivia Palermo

All your travelling is together, you eat together, you're on stage as a band together, when you get to the sound-check the band and the crew are all together. — Joan Armatrading

Drinking quote Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bi
Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred.

As you walk and eat and travel, be where you are. Otherwise you will miss most of your life. — Gautama Buddha

If you’re twenty-two, physically fit, hungry to learn and be better, I urge you to travel – as far and as widely as possible. Sleep on floors if you have to. Find out how other people live and eat and cook. Learn from them – wherever you go. — Anthony Bourdain

Good Viking genes, being vegetarian and having rowdy dogs and kids definitely keep me in shape. Not eating meat gives me the energy I need to keep up with work, family and travel - I'm very active. — Sayings

Drinking quote Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.

The social issues outside of football are not as defined as they were earlier, when integration took place and certain rights were legislated. The Civil Rights movement is over. Individuals can buy homes wherever they want, travel first class wherever they want, eat wherever they want. — Jim Brown

What better way to get to know a culture than to go there and learn their sports? And I say to people who tell me they can't travel, 'How much did you spend at the mall this year? How many times did you eat out? Take that money and go.' — Dhani Jones

The only advice [for new writers and poets] I can offer is to be yourself: not the self someone else wants you to be, but the self you are. Enjoy yourself and your life. But most of all travel and eat. That's how we learn. — Nikki Giovanni

My kids started school, so having a strong base in Melbourne has been a key priority. I'm not daunted by the travel. People say, 'It's so far to Australia,' and I say, 'You get on the plane, you eat well, you sleep, you wake up - and you're there.' — Geoffrey Rush

Drinking Wine Quotes

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Drink wine. This is life eternal. This is all that youth will give you. It is the season for wine, roses and drunken friends. Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. — Omar Khayyam

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it's a smile, it's a kiss, it's a sip of wine ... it's summertime! — Kenny Chesney

There comes a time in every woman's life when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne. — Bette Davis

Drinking quote Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick
Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick

Great wine requires a mad man to grow the vine, a wise man to watch over it, a lucid poet to make it, and a lover to drink it. — Salvador Dali

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I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0. — Sophia Loren

A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world. — Louis Pasteur

Drinking quote When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.

Be careful to trust a person who does not like wine. — Karl Marx

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Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough. — Mark Twain

Whoever would have guessed that in the land of cheap sausages and mashed potatoes there could be such a change which would actually bring the French from Paris every weekend to invade Britain en masse to eat great food and drink great wine. — Robin Leach

Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life's most civilized pleasures. — Michael Broadbent

Good Drinking Quotes

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Give my people plenty of beer, good beer, and cheap beer, and you will have no revolution among them. — Queen Victoria

Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live. — Socrates

I’m not good-looking. I used to be, but not anymore. Not like Robert Taylor. What I have got is I have character in my face. It’s taken an awful lot of late nights and drinking to put it there. When I go to work in a picture, I say, ‘Don’t take the lines out of my face. Leave them there.’ — Humphrey Bogart

Drinking quote Coffee keeps me busy until it is acceptable to drink wine
Coffee keeps me busy until it is acceptable to drink wine

Being drunk is a good disguise. I drink so I can talk to assholes. This includes me. — Jim Morrison

He who neither drinks, nor smokes, nor dances, he who preaches & even occasionally practice piety, temperance and celibacy, is generally a saint, or a mahatma or more likely a humbug but he certainly won't make a leader or for that matter a good soldier — Sam Manekshaw

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Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough. — Mark Twain

I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day. — Frank Sinatra

I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me-spiritually and financially. — Denzel Washington

Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are. — Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together. And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me - spiritually and financially. — Denzel Washington

People Writing About Drinking

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More Drinking Quotes

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Drinking quote by Ernest Hemingway

I drink to make other people more interesting. — Ernest Hemingway

Drinking quote by Dean Martin

If you drink, don't drive. Don't even putt. — Dean Martin

Drinking quote by Kenny Chesney

it's a smile, it's a kiss, it's a sip of wine ... it's summertime! — Kenny Chesney

Drinking quote by Carrie Fisher

Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die. — Carrie Fisher

Drinking quote by Anton Chekhov

What a fine weather today! Can’t choose whether to drink tea or to hang myself. — Anton Chekhov

Drinking quote by Humphrey Bogart

The problem with the world is that everyone is a few drinks behind. — Humphrey Bogart

Drinking quote by Dean Martin

I was so drunk last night I fell down and missed the floor. — Dean Martin

Drinking quote by Tom Petty

Buy me a drink, sing me a song; take me as I come, cause I can't stay long. — Tom Petty

Drinking quote by W. H. Auden

Water is the soul of the Earth. — W. H. Auden

Drinking quote by Dean Martin

If you drink don't drive. Don't even putt. — Dean Martin

Drinking quote by Johann Sebastian Bach

Without my morning coffee I'm just like a dried up piece of roast goat. — Johann Sebastian Bach

Drinking quote by Wilhelm II

Give me a woman who loves beer and I will conquer the world. — Wilhelm II

Drinking quote by Albert Einstein

A bartender is just a pharmacist with a limited inventory. — Albert Einstein

Drinking quote by Sophia Loren

I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0. — Sophia Loren

Drinking quote by Gil Scott-Heron

Man is a complex being: he makes deserts bloom - and lakes die. — Gil Scott-Heron

Drinking quote by Colonel Sanders

I'm too drunk to taste this chicken — Colonel Sanders

Drinking quote by Joe E. Lewis

I distrust camels, and anyone else who can go a week without a drink. — Joe E. Lewis

Drinking quote by Scottish Proverbs

They speak of my drinking but never think of my thirst — Scottish Proverbs

Drinking quote by Henny Youngman

When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading. — Henny Youngman

Drinking quote by Mark Twain

Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough. — Mark Twain

Drinking quote by Arnold Schwarzenegger

Milk is for babies. When you grow up you have to drink beer. — Arnold Schwarzenegger

Drinking quote by Dylan Thomas

An alcoholic is someone you don't like who drinks as much as you do. — Dylan Thomas

Drinking quote by W. C. Fields

A woman drove me to drink and I didn't even have the decency to thank her. — W. C. Fields

Drinking quote by Roald Dahl

The writer walks out of his workroom in a daze. He wants a drink. He needs it. — Roald Dahl

Drinking quote by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Here's to alcohol, the rose colored glasses of life. — F. Scott Fitzgerald

Drinking quote by Ann Landers

Wake up and smell the coffee. — Ann Landers

Drinking quote by Ned Kelly

I fear it as little as to drink a cup of tea. — Ned Kelly

Drinking quote by Enrico Caruso

Watermelon - it's a good fruit. You eat, you drink, you wash your face. — Enrico Caruso

Drinking quote by Woody Allen

A tree never hits an automobile except in self defense. — Woody Allen

Drinking quote by Pete Coors

If it went on the ballot in Colorado, I would vote to lower the drinking age. — Pete Coors

Drinking quote by Jackie Gleason

Drinking removes warts and pimples. Not from me. But from those I look at. — Jackie Gleason

Drinking quote by W. C. Fields

I never drink water because of the disgusting things that fish do in it. — W. C. Fields

Drinking quote by William Shakespeare

Come, gentlemen, I hope we shall drink down all unkindness. — William Shakespeare

Drinking quote by W. C. Fields

Everybody's got to believe in something. I believe I'll have another beer. — W. C. Fields

Drinking quote by Oscar Wilde

Work is the curse of the drinking classes. — Oscar Wilde

Drinking quote by Johnny Damon

I'm gaining weight the right way: I'm drinking beer. — Johnny Damon

Drinking quote by Ed Mcmahon

God invented whiskey to keep the Irish from ruling the world. — Ed Mcmahon

Drinking quote by Paris Hilton

I hate the taste of alcohol. When I'm drinking, I'm drinking Red Bull. — Paris Hilton

Drinking quote by Adolphus Busch

You can only drink 30 or 40 glasses of beer a day, no matter how rich you are. — Adolphus Busch

Drinking quote by Oscar Levant

I envy people who drink. At least they have something to blame everything on. — Oscar Levant

Drinking quote by Prince William

Everybody thinks I drink beer but I actually like cider! — Prince William

Drinking quote by Jean Sibelius

All the doctors who wanted to forbid me to smoke and to drink are dead. — Jean Sibelius

Drinking quote by Don Garlits

Alcohol is for drinking, gas is for cleaning parts, and nitro is for racing! — Don Garlits

Drinking quote by W. C. Fields

Beer: Helping ugly people have sex since 3000 B. C. — W. C. Fields

Why drink and drive if I can smoke and fly? — Bob Marley

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