Phrases about wine

Aphorisms, phrases and quotes on the wine of famous people and famous films.

1. Phrases about wine - Love

 

“We are all mortal until the first kiss and the second glass of wine”. Eduardo Hughes Galeano

"Unexpressed love is like wine kept in a bottle: it does not quench thirst". George Herbert

“The soft sound of a cork being uncorked from the bottle has the sound of a man opening his heart”. William S. Benwell

“I dined on a small piece of focaccia, but I greedily drank an amphora of wine; now the beloved lyre I gently touch and sing love to my tender girl ”. Anacreon

"Wine adds a smile to friendship and a spark to love". Edmondo De Amicis

"Wine is similar to man: it is never known to what extent it can be esteemed or despised, loved and hated, nor how many sublime or criminal acts it is capable of". Charles Baudelaire

“Wine prepares hearts and makes them more ready for passion”. Ovidio

"Or even just leave a kiss in the cup, and I won't ask for wine." Ben Jonson

“In the water you see your face; but in the wine, one sees the heart of another pass by ”. French proverb

“He makes wine hearts and passion makes them more ready: thoughts fade; in much wine every penar gets tired. " Publio Ovidio Nasone.

"A woman and a glass of wine satisfy every need, whoever does not drink and kisses is worse than dead". Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"But between wine and love, I don't know what reasons for choice are: in my opinion, in order not to do wrong to things of equal value, I would say that it is better to choose one and the other than to choose none ". Lord Byron

"Here is the happiness of life, love and wine equally we must have close". Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin

“I am beauty and love; I am friendship, your comfort; I am the one who forgets and forgives: the spirit of wine ”. William Ernest Henley

“Your love spreads its vigor throughout my being, like a wine”. Paul Verlaine

“Wines that can be drunk especially with love are like beautiful women, different, mysterious and fickle, and every wine must be taken as a woman. He always begins by refusing with grace or rudeness, according to his temperament and is granted only to those who aspire to his soul, as well as his body. It will belong to the one who will discover it with delicacy ”. Luigi Veronelli

"Wine adds a smile to friendship and a spark to love". Edmondo De Amicis

2. Phrases about wine - Friendship

 

"Great is the luck of one who has a good bottle, a good book, a good friend". Molière

“When you are happy, drink to celebrate. When you are sad you drink to forget, when you have nothing to be sad or happy, you drink to make something happen ”. Charles Bukowski

“A bottle of wine implies sharing; I have never met a wine lover who was selfish ”. Clifton Fadiman

“I drink to make others interesting”. George Jean Nathan

“Water divides men; wine unites them ". Libero bovio

“I like everything old; old friends, old times, old ways, old books, old wines ". Oliver Goldsmith

"Wine adds a smile to friendship and a spark to love". Edmondo De Amicis

3. Phrases about wine - War

 

“The only weapon I tolerate is a corkscrew”. JeanCarmet

4. Phrases about wine - Cooking

 

“A meal without wine is like a day without the sun”. Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

"Wine is the intellectual part of a meal, meat and legumes are nothing but the material part". Alexandre Dumas

“Wine should be eaten, it's too good to just drink”. Jonathan Swift

5. Phrases about wine - Funny

 

“If wine were not an important thing, Jesus Christ would not have dedicated his first miracle to him”! Anonymous

“Of course, God was truly generous to have given wine to man. If I had been God, I would have kept the prescription for myself. Théophile Gautier

“Jesus transformed water into #wine. I am not surprised that twelve disciples followed him everywhere ”. Coluche

"Quick, bring me a glass of wine so I can wet my mind and say something clever." Aristophanes

“You are like wine: the older you get, the more you taste like a cork”. Luciana Littizzetto

6. Phrases about wine - Women

 

“Anyone who does not love wine and singing is just a fool and not a saint”. Arthur Shopenhauer

“We love young women, we drink aged wines”. Fragmentarius

7. Phrases about wine - Music & Language

 

"Language is the wine on the lips". Virginia Woolf

“Good wine is every time a symphony of four movements, performed to the rhythm of the seasons. The sun, the soil, the climate and the vines modulate the work, while the winemaker, as a soloist, gives his cadence ”. Philippe Margot

“Wine and music were always the best corkscrews for me”. Anton Chekhov

8. Phrases about wine - Future & Dreams

 

“Hold the bottle towards the light; you will see that your dreams are always at the bottom ”. Rob Hutchison

"But what intoxication can the most famous wine give, if there isn't at least the tired shadow of a dream to receive it inside?" Corrado Govoni

“Nothing makes the future so rosy as contemplating it through a glass of Chambertin”. Napoleon Bonaparte

9. Phrases about wine - Life & Memories

 

"Fill your skull with wine before it is filled with earth." Nazim Hikmet

“In the glasses of my meditation I drink only […] of the blond wine; I drink it only with my eyes, closing them, and life passes like a distant sail ”. Fernando Pessoa

“How do you remember the taste of wine when the glass and its color are now lost”. Kahlil Gibran

“Life is so bitter, wine is so sweet; So why not drink? " Umberto Saba

"The wine of youth sometimes does not become clear with the passage of time, but cloudy". Carl Gustav Jung

“The bright wine on the palate lingered swallowed. Press grapes in the vat. The heat of the sun, that's what it is. It's like a secret caress that awakens memories ”. James Joyce

10. Phrases about wine - Philosophy

 

"A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world". Louis Pasteur

“The beauty of wine is that, for two hours, your problems belong to others”. Pedro Ruiz

"Wine is one of the greatest signs of civilization in the world". Ernest Hemingway

“Reality is an illusion that occurs due to the lack of wine”. Anonymous

“Always ready for a new idea and an ancient wine”. Bertold Brecht

11. Phrases about wine - Health

 

“I enjoyed great health into old age, because every day since I remember I have consumed a bottle of wine, except when I have not felt well. So I consumed two bottles ”. Bishop of Seville

“Wine is for the soul what water is for the body”. Mario Soldati

“Wine is the healthiest and most hygienic of beverages”. Louis Pasteur

12. Phrases about wine - Abstain

 

"There is nothing wrong with sobriety in small doses." John Ciardi

"No poem written by water drinkers can like or live long". Orazio

“Be temperate in drinking: too much wine does not keep secrets or keep promises”. Miguel de Cervantes

“It is not true that a man changes by getting drunk. It's different when sober! " Thomas De Quincey

“Don't trust a person who doesn't love wine”. Karl Marx

"No one is more dangerous than a man without ideas, the day he has one he will give him to the head like wine to a teetotaler". Gilbert Keith Chesterton

“The teetotaler: a weak person who gives in to the temptation to deny himself a pleasure”. Ambrose Bierce

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