Quotes: drinking

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  • Lord George Byron
    Lord George Byron
    English poet 1788-1824
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    A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster salad and Champagne, the only true feminine and becoming viands.
  • William James
    William James
    American philosopher 1842-1910
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    There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision, and for whom the lighting of every cigar, the drinking of every cup, the time of rising and going to bed every day, and the beginning of every bit of work, are subjects of express volitional deliberation.
  • Marquis de Sade
    Marquis de Sade
    French nobleman, revolutionary politician, philosopher, and writer 1740-1814
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    ''Sex'' is as important as eating or drinking and we ought to allow the one appetite to be satisfied with as little restraint or false modesty as the other.
  • J. Seldon
    J. Seldon
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    'Tis not the drinking that is to be blamed, but the excess.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
    Ernest Hemingway
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    A beautiful vacuum filled with wealthy monogamists, all powerful and members of the best families all drinking themselves to death.
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander Pope
    English poet 1688-1744
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    A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring; There shallow draughts intoxicate the brain; And drinking largely sobers us again.
  • Bee Wilson
    Bee Wilson
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    All the foods that you regularly eat are ones that you learned to eat. Everyone starts life drinking milk. After that, it's all up for grabs. From our first year of life, human tastes are astonishingly diverse.
  • Bryan Robson
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    All the stuff about being a drinking club, or having players who were not good enough, I treat as rubbish.
  • Boxing has kept me off the streets, stops me smoking and drinking and gives me something to do.
  • Aeschylus
    Aeschylus
    Greek dramatist BC 525-456
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    By polluting clear water with slime you will never find good drinking water.
  • John Gay
    John Gay
    British playwright and poet 1688-1732
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    Can you support the expense of a husband, hussy, in gaming, drinking and whoring? Have you money enough to carry on the daily quarrels of man and wife about who shall squander most?
  • John Dryden
    John Dryden
    English poet and playwright 1631-1700
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    Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
  • Robert Benchley
    Robert Benchley
    American humorist, criticus 1889-1945
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    Drinking makes such fools of people, and people are such fools to begin with, that it's compounding a felony.
  • Pierre de Beaumarchais
    Pierre de Beaumarchais
    French playwriter 1732-1799
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    Drinking, when we are not thirsty and making love all year round, madam; that is all there is to distinguish us from other animals.
  • Dave Barry
    Dave Barry
    American humorist, writer
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    Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons, that you cannot see with the naked eye unless you have been drinking.
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