Until the 20th century, hospitals and private doctors relied on wine to treat all sorts of ailments. I love that last one too! ~Russian Proverb 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 wine, or any other reason. When I hear someone I don't respect talking about an austere, unforgiving wine, I turn a bit austere and unforgiving myself. It should start and end with a smile. Behold the rain which descends from heaven upon our vineyards, and which incorporates itself with the grapes, to be changed into wine; a constant proof that God loves us, and loves to see us happy. Probably the greatest wine sign of all time! Very few movies have explored the wonderful world of wines.
Bacon Drink to me only with thine eyes and I will pledge with mine; or leave a kiss but in the cup, and I'll not look for wine. Here are some memorable quotes. Actually, I was just talking about myself. ~Robert Louis Stevenson A bottle of wine begs to be shared; I have never met a miserly wine lover. Thanks so much for commenting. By Benjamin Franklin, American author, scientist and politician 1706—1790 A meal without wine is like a day without sunshine.
Roman Wine Sayings and Proverbs Wine in the bottle does not quench thirst. I now drink it mostly with a fine dinner, where as I use to drink it more recklessly at parties and outings. I have seen them extolling the virtues of the wine, besotted, bleary eyed and well beyond the ability to speak the name, let alone taste its intricacies. ~Unknown Author The air is like a draught of wine. Drink wine, and you will sleep well. ~Moroccan Proverb I hope you have enjoyed this collection of wine sayings and quotes about wine. The older I get, the better I like it.
Wine is inspiring and adds greatly to the joy of living. Jefferson substituted Republican simplicity - to a point. With wine, with poetry, or with virtue, as you chose. ~Korean Proverb Fire tests metal, wine tests men. ~Talmud A gourmet meal without a glass of wine just seems tragic to me somehow.
It has lots of life, the edges need bevelling and we need to reduce the tannins. I double the doctor's recommendation of a glass and a half wine each day and even treble it with a friend. Enter Your Title Entering your opinion or quote is easy to do. Anonymous Wine rejoices the heart of man, and joy is the mother of all virtues. Medicine can cure a false disease; wine cannot dispel real sorrow. When drinking it remember that to the making of that wine has gone, not only the labor and care of years, but the experience of centuries.
You can wrap a word in square brackets to make it appear bold. ~Galileo If you wish to keep your affairs secret, drink no wine. ~Thomas Love Peacock The First Duty of wine is to be Red. I think I'll have a glass tonight. ~Benjamin Franklin He who loves not wine, women and song remains a fool his whole life long. It encourages a man to be expansive, even reckless, while lie detectors are only a challenge to tell lies successfully. Do you spill the beans after a glass or two? ~Charles Baudelaire Always carry a corkscrew and the wine shall provide itself.
The older I get, the better I like it. ~ Clifton Fadiman Compromises are for relationships, not wine. Rejoice and drink your wine in good company. You just feel this is right: this is not an attempt at something, this is something. The best wine has its lees.
Wine brings forth the truth. Statistically, anybody's ability to predict what will be a good wine a decade from now is limited. If you would like to add a wine saying please do so. Easier than cooking shrimp scampi, isn't it? Good wine gladdens the eye, cleans the teeth, and heals the stomach. Avoid sin, and you will be saved.
It has passed into a proverb, that wisdom is overshadowed by wine. I think it's just that wine is so much a part of their culture. That's why so many wine parables revolve around wine and truth, wine and words. I buy wine that tastes good. German Sayings About Wine Wine hath drowned more men than the sea. Good wine makes good blood. Good wine makes the horse go.
Nothing does - except wrinkles. But this conversion is, through the goodness of God, made every day before our eyes. They come from a variety of sources and I add to them as I come across new ones. Because a bottle of wine is actually alive; it's constantly evolving and gaining complexity. Then I have consumed two bottles. ~ Alexander Pope A waltz and a glass of wine invite an encore.