Wine Quotes Part IV

Few more wine words… (picture above has Bacchus, God of Wine)

“Drink wine, and you will sleep well. Sleep, and you will not sin. Avoid sin, and you will be saved. Ergo, drink wine and be saved.”

Medieval German saying
“Making good wine is a skill. Fine wine is an art.”
Robert Mondavi, “Harvests Of Joy,” Autobiography

“Pour out the wine without restraint or stay,

Pour not by cups, but by the bellyful,
Pour out to all that wull.”
Edmund Spenser (1552?-1599), Epithalamion, 250
“Drink no longer water, but use a little wine for thy stomach’s sake and thine often infirmities.”
1 Timothy, 5:23
“Wine gives us liberty, love takes it away.
Wine makes us princes, love makes us beggars.”
Wycherly, The Country Life
“Bacchus we thank who gave us wine
Which warms the blood within our veins;
That nectar is itself divine.
The man who drinks not, yet attains
By godly grace to human rank
Would be an angel if he drank.”
Pierre Motin, French drinking song
Cheers…
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