Wine Quotes Part III

Wine Quotes I like, Part III:
<– This is Bacchus

“In Europe we thought of Wine as something as Healthy and Normal as Food, and also a great Giver of Happiness and Well being and Delight. Drinking Wine was Not a Snobbism Nor a Sign of Sophistication Nor a Cult; it was as Natural as Eating and to me as Necessary.”
Ernest Hemingway

“Wine is the most civilized thing in the world.”
Ernest Hemingway

“One not only drinks the wine, one smells it, observes it, tastes it, sips it and–one talks about it.” King Edward VII

“There are two reasons for drinking wine…when you are thirsty, to cure it; the other, when you are not thirsty, to prevent it… prevention is better than cure.” Thomas Love Peacock

“Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.” Benjamin Franklin

“He who loves not wine, women and song remains a fool his whole life long.” Johann Heinrich Voss

“Wine makes every meal an occasion, every table more elegant, every day more civilized.” Andre Simon, Commonsense of Wine

Wine is my blood, and my blood is healthy – moi 🙂


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