There is this to be said in favor of drinking, that it takes the drunkard first out of society, then out of the world.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

He is a drunkard who takes more than three glasses though he be not drunk.
Epictetus drunkard quote

Any established village; could afford a town drunkard, a town atheist, and a few Democrats.
— Denis E. Brogan

The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape.
— George Santayana

A drunkard would not give money to sober people. He said they would only eat it, and buy clothes and send their children to school with it.
— Samuel Butler