I exercise strong self control. I never drink anything stronger than gin before breakfast.— W. C. Fields
Thrilling Strong Drink quotations
TEETOTALER, n. One who abstains from strong drink, sometimes totally, sometimes tolerably totally.
Be wary of strong drink. It can make you shoot at tax collectors... and miss.
Black coffee must be strong and very hot;
if strong coffee does not agree with you, do not drink black coffee. And if you do not drink black coffee, do not drink any coffee at all.
Believe in miracles. I have seen so many of them come when every other indication would say that hope was lost. Hope is never lost. If those miracles do not come soon or fully or seemingly at all, remember the Savior's own anguished example: if the bitter cup does not pass, drink it and be strong, trusting in happier days ahead.
We old folks have to find our cushions and pillows in our tankards.
Strong beer is the milk of the old.
When either a man or a woman makes a special vow, the vow of a Nazarite, to separate himself to the Lord, he shall separate himself from wine and strong drink.
There is no man who will not be grieved at the time of his chastisement;
and there is not man who will not endure a bitter time, when he must drink the poison of temptations. Without them, it is not possible to obtain a strong will. When he has often experienced the help of God in temptations, a man also obtains strong faith.
When I was younger I made it a rule never to take strong drink before lunch.
It is now my rule never to do so before breakfast.
People can buy a bottle of gin and drink it at home for about a buck a drink, whereas they are willing to go to a bar and pay 12 bucks for the same cocktail. The difference is that man needs to be social. So I believe that there is a strong demand for games that are social.
Don't be impatient when it takes too long. Or drink it all even when it tastes to strong.
When the going gets tough, the tough go drinking.
I'll never feel comfortable taking a strong drink, and I'll never feel easy smoking a cigarette. I just don't think those things are right for me.
The man that gets drunk is little else than a fool, And is in the habit, no doubt, of advocating for Home Rule; But the best Home Rule for him, as far as I can understand, Is the abolition of strong drink from the land.
If the bitter cup does not pass, drink it and be strong, trusting in happier days ahead.
When men take pleasure in feeling their minds elevated with strong drink, and so indulge their appetite as to disorder their understandings, neglect their duty as members of a family or civil society, and cast off all regard to religion, their case is much to be pitied.
there is this malign curse laid on dipsomaniacs.
That they must absolutely have a drink: in order to feel strong enough to stop drinking.
To refrain from evil and from strong drink and to be always, steadfast in virtue; this is the good luck.
Excuse me please, one more drink Could you make it strong cause I don't need to think She broke my heart, my grace is gone One more drink and I'll move on.
Men fed upon carnage, and drinking strong drinks, have all an impoisoned and acrid blood which drives them mad in a hundred different ways.
There is scarcely a crime before me that is not directly or indirectly caused by strong drink.
O madness to think use of strongest wines And strongest drinks our chief support of health, When God with these forbidden made choice to rear His mighty champion, strong above compare, Whose drink was only from the liquid brook.
An uncontrolled imagination may become as surely intoxicated by overindulgence as a toper may do bodily with strong drink.
No matter how much strong black coffee we drink, almost any after- dinner speech will counteract it.
We have heard stories about white men who make the powerful guns and the strong drinks and took slaves away across the seas, but no one thought the stories were true.
My daughter is very strong-willed and is a great kid.
She doesn't drink. She doesn't smoke. She doesn't fold to peer pressure. I think how affectionate my wife and I have been with her over the years all plays into that. She realizes the more people she is exposed to that kids who have both parents around grow up to be much better people.
Those of us that had been up all night were in no mood for coffee and donuts, we wanted strong drink. We were, after all, the cream of the national sporting press.
What I need... is a strong drink and a peer group.
Wine is a mocker, and strong drink is raging; and who is deceived by it is not wise.
Strong drink stupefies a man and makes it possible for him to forget;
it gives him an artificial cheeriness, an artificial excitement; and the pleasure of this state is increased by the low level of civilization and the narrow empty life to which these men are confined.
My body is weird. I can't drink strong drinks. I can't even drink cough medicine - I used to cry when my mom forced me. I don't drink alcohol.
Many kinds of monkeys have a strong taste for tea, coffee and spirituous liqueurs.
I had a perfect confidence, still unshaken, in books.
If you read enough you would reach the point of no return. You would cross over and arrive on the safe side. There you would drink the strong waters and become addicted, perhaps demented - but a Reader.
Not everybody is strong enough to endure life without an anesthetic.
Drink probably averts more gross crime than it causes.
James, the brother of the Lord ... was holy from his mother's womb; and he drank no wine nor strong drink, nor did he eat meat.