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
Reckoning Drinking Wine quotations
In wine, there's truth.
it's a smile, it's a kiss, it's a sip of wine ... it's summertime!
There comes a time in every woman's life when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne.
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
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.
I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0.
A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.
Coffee keeps me busy until it is acceptable to drink wine
Be careful to trust a person who does not like wine.
Too much of anything is bad, but too much good whiskey is barely enough.
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.
Good wine is a necessity of life for me.
Souls of poets dead and gone, What Elysium have ye known, Happy field or mossy cavern, Choicer than the Mermaid Tavern? Have ye tippled drink more fine Than mine host's Canary wine?
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.
This is the dream of all the world. The dream is to live in Granada. You know, work in the morning, have a one-hour in the afternoon, at night go out and have that life. You know. Go out and see your friends and eat tapa and drink red wine and be in a beautiful place.
Accept what life offers you and try to drink from every cup.
All wines should be tasted; some should only be sipped, but with others, drink the whole bottle.
One should always be drunk. That's all that matters...But with what? With wine, with poetry, or with virtue, as you chose. But get drunk.
Live in rooms full of light. Avoid heavy food. Be moderate in the drinking of wine. Take massage, baths, exercise, and gymnastics. Fight insomnia with gentle rocking or the sound of running water. Change surroundings and take long journeys. Strictly avoid frightening ideas. Indulge in cheerful conversation and amusements. Listen to music.
What's the point of having a book club if you don't get to eat brownies and drink wine?
Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life's most civilized pleasures.
The older I get, the better I used to be.
One not only drinks the wine, one smells it, observes it, tastes it, sips it and-one talks about it.
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
Don't you hate people who drink white wine? I mean, my dear, every alcoholic in town is getting falling-down drunk on white wine. They think they aren't drunks because they only drink wine. Never, never trust anyone who asks for white wine. It means they're phonies.
I like to start off my day with a glass of champagne.
..I like to wind it up with a glass of champagne, too. To be frank, I also like a glass or two in between. It may not be the universal medicine for every disease, as my friends in Reims and Epernay so often tell me, but it does you less harm than any other liquid.
Strategy is buying a bottle of fine wine when you take a lady out for dinner.
Tactics is getting her to drink it.
There are two reasons for drinking wine.
..when you are thirsty, to cure it; the other, when you are not thirsty, to prevent it... prevention is better than cure.
No, Sir, claret is the liquor for boys;
port for men: but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy. In the first place brandy will do soonest for a man what drinking can do for him.
You have only so many bottles in your life, never drink a bad one.
The older I get, the better I was.
More important than the food pairing is the person with whom you drink the wine.
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.
Wine is the drink of the gods, milk the drink of babes, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts.
I am drinking the stars
When the wine is in, the wit is out.
Whenever I drink champagne I either laugh or cry...I get so emotional! I love champagne.
Mocking a woman is like drinking too much wine.
It may be fun for a short time, but the hangover is hell.