quote by Albert Camus

Should I kill myself, or have a cup of coffee?

— Albert Camus

Most Powerful Espresso quotations

The quintessential expression of coffee is espresso.

The voodoo priest and all his powders were as nothing compared to espresso, cappuccino, and mocha, which are stronger than all the religions of the world combined, and perhaps stronger than the human soul itself.

Espresso consumption is an aesthetic experience,like tasting a vintage wine or admiring a painting.

Espresso is to Italy, what champagne is to France.

I had some dreams, they were clouds in my coffee.

Leo: "So...giants who can throw mountains. Friendly wolves that will eat us if we show weakness. Evil espresso drinks. Gotcha. Maybe this isn't the best time to bring up my psycho babysitter." Piper: "Is that another joke?

If you’re a Kanye West fan, you’re not a fan of me, you’re a fan of yourself. You will believe in yourself. I’m just the espresso.

What I don't like is breakfast in the morning. I have a double-espresso cappuccino, but no food.

Wake up and smell the coffee.

To espresso or to latte, that is the question.

..whether 'tis tastier on the palate to choose white mocha over plain...or to take a cup to go. Or a mug to stay, or extra cream, or have nothing, and by opposing the endless choice, end one's heartache.

I bought an espresso maker and coffee maker and make them myself every day.

I love coffee. I love a midday espresso on set, just for the energy.

No coffee can be good in the mouth that does not first send a sweet offering of odor to the nostrils.

Way too much coffee. But if it weren't for the coffee, I'd have no identifiable personality whatsoever.

I need a coffee to go with my coffee.

Can we just call them storm spirits?” Leo asked.

“Venti makes them sound like evil espresso drinks.

I get energy from meditation practice and from eating healthy fresh food, only one cup of espresso in the morning, and not drinking too much.

Starving to be skinny isn't my thing.

When I don't eat, it affects my mood! On-set, I fuel up with small meals and I'm always grabbing high-protein snacks, like almonds. Chai lattes with espresso also keep me going.

In Seattle you haven't had enough coffee until you can thread a sewing machine while it's running.

What's it like to be a baby? It's like being in love in Paris for the first time after you've had three double espressos.

I think if I were a woman I'd wear coffee as a perfume.

To me, every kitchen appliance is useful and nothing's overrated.

When I look at my little espresso machine, I don't see coffee. I see a steaming valve as an opportunity to make amazing creme brulee.

During the Depression, or back when we were fighting Hitler, people didn't have time to sue a company if the coffee was too hot. There were urgent, pressing problems. If you think you have it tough, read history books.

I usually get up not before 9. I have a huge library - I'm a big fan of Scandinavian crime fiction - so I'll usually take a book and go off to one of my favorite bistros for a cappuccino or espresso or maybe I'll have some lovely smoked salmon for breakfast.

Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes.

You make good coffee . . . You're a slob, but you make good coffee.

When I first discovered in the early 1980s the Italian espresso bars in my trip to Italy, the vision was to re-create that for America - a third place that had not existed before. Starbucks re-created that in America in our own image; a place to go other than home or work. We also created an industry that did not exist: specialty coffee.

A cup of coffee - real coffee - home-browned, home ground, home made, that comes to you dark as a hazel-eye, but changes to a golden bronze as you temper it with cream that never cheated, but was real cream from its birth, thick, tenderly yellow, perfect!

I like the Valentino store in Rome.Because in Rome when I'd be riding my bike, that store is right next to the Spanish Steps, and it gets so crowded there, so I could sometimes duck into the Valentino store and go up to the top floor and have a little espresso and just relax and take it easy.

Having acquired an espresso machine as good as a solid e-61 and a very good grinder, your incremental dollars will be best spent on either buying truly badass coffee, or setting up a roasting setup yourself that with lots of effort will allow you to produce high end roasted coffee.

Been trying the soapy water and instant coffee method.

Works somewhat, but boy it tastes terrible. I don't know how you guys can stand it. I'm going back to milk and espresso for my cappas.

I used to have two double espressos a day.

I gave that up, had headaches for five days but now I'm feeling great.

Waitress!" Hedge called. "Six double espressos, and whatever these guys want. Put it on the girl's tab.

A good espresso to me is a little bit salty;

you just become used to a good taste. Anytime I go into a new place and they don't clean their machine properly or the water temperature isn't right, it tastes awful.