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When the wine's in, murder will out. (Quote by - The Talmud)

It (wine) produces most of the bad effects of ardent spirits, as misused in our country, and is perhaps more insidious. (Quote by - Horatio Greenough)

Give me a bowl of wine. I have not that alacrity of spirit Nor cheer of mind that I was wont to have. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Mighty to inspire new hopes, and able to drown the bitterness of cares. (Quote by - Horace)

Look not thou upon the wine when it is red, when it giveth his colour in the cup;... at the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder. (Quote by - Proverbs)

Wine makes a poor man rich in imagination, a rich man poor in reality. (Quote by - Edward Parsons Day)

Wine maketh the band quivering, the eye watery, the night unquiet, lewd dreams, a stinking breath in the morning, and an utter forgetfulness of all things. (Quote by - Pliny the Elder)

Wine stimulates the mind and makes it quick with heat; care flees and is dissolved in much drink. (Quote by - Ovid)

And wine can of their wits the wise beguile, Make the sage frolic, and the serious smile. (Quote by - Homer)

Wine lead to folly, making even the wise to laugh immoderately, to dance, and to utter what had better have been kept silent. (Quote by - Homer)

We care not for money, riches, nor wealth; Old sack is our money, old sack is our wealth. (Quote by - Thomas Randolph)

A man may acquire a taste for wine or brandy, and so lose his love for water, but should we not pity him. (Quote by - Henry David Thoreau)

When asked what wines he liked to drink he replied, "That which belongs to another. (Quote by - Laertius Diogenes)

The Grape that can with Logic absolute The Two-and-Seventy jarring Sects confute: The sovereign Alchemist that in a trice Life's leaden metal into Gold transmute. (Quote by - Omar Khayyam)

Filled with the wine Of the vine Benign That flames so red in Sansavine. (Quote by - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)

When flowing cups pass swiftly round With no allaying Thames. (Quote by - Richard Lovelace)

Day and night my thoughts incline To the blandishments of wine, Jars were made to drain, I think; Wine, I know, was made to drink. (Quote by - Richard Henry Stoddard)

I hold to the utter abandonment of the use as a beverage of distilled and fermented liquors of every sort, especially of wines, whether having much or little alcohol in them. (Quote by - Eliphalet Nott)

The proper union of gin and vermouth is a great and sudden glory; it is one of the happiest marriages on earth, and one of the shortest lived. (Quote by - Bernard De Voto, in "Harper's Magazine")

The conscious water saw its God and blushed. (Quote by - Richard Crashaw)

In my interview with the king of the French, he stated expressly that the drunkenness of France was occasioned by wine. (Quote by - Edward Cornelius Delavan)

John Barleycorn was a hero bold, Of noble enterprise, For if you do but taste his blood, 'Twill make your courage rise, Twill make a man forget his wo; 'Twill heighten all his joy. (Quote by - Robert Burns)

Sparkling and bright, in liquid light, Does the wine our goblets gleam in; With hue as red as the rosy bed Which a bee would choose to dream in. (Quote by - Charles Fenno Hoffman)

The use of wine is quite superfluous to man. It is constantly followed by the expenditure of power. The drinker draws a bill on his health which must always be renewed. (Quote by - Baron Justus von Liebig)

The produce of the vineyards has not failed everywhere, Ovidius. The heavy rains have been productive. Coranus made up a hundred jars by means of the water. (Quote by - Martial)

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