-Martin Luther Nothing makes the future look so rosy as to contemplate it through a glass of Chambertin.-Napoleon Bonaparte Wine brings to light the hidden secrets of the soul, gives being to our hopes, bids the coward flight, drives dull care away, and teaches new means for the accomplishment of our wishes.
-Kathy Mattea Men are like wine – some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age. -Robert Mondavi Like human beings, a wine’s taste is going to depend a great deal on its origins and its upbringing.
-Pope John XXIII The wine-cup is the little silver well, Where truth, if truth there be, doth dwell. -Linda Johnson-Bell Compromises are for relationships, not wine.
-William Shakespeare Artists and poets still find life’s meaning in a glass of wine. It’s totally irrelevant unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine. -Sir Robert Scott Caywood Wine cheers the sad, revives the old, inspires the young, makes weariness forget his toil.
-Joy Sterling Wine is the most healthful and most hygienic of beverages. With wine, with poetry, or with virtue, as you chose. -Joan Collins I like on the table, / when we’re speaking, / the light of a bottle / of intelligent wine. -Lord Byron Either give me more wine or leave me alone.
-Louis Pasteur I think it is a great error to consider a heavy tax on wines as a tax on luxury. -Rumi Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any other purely sensory thing.
On the contrary, it is a tax on the health of our citizens. -Ernest Hemingway A bottle of good wine, like a good act, shines ever in the retrospect. -Anonymous I love how wine continues to evolve, how every time I open a bottle it’s going to taste different than if I had opened it on any other day.-Robert Louis Stevenson [Making wine] is like having children; you love them all, but boy, are they different. Because a bottle of wine is actually alive – it’s constantly evolving and gaining complexity.That is, until it peaks – like your ’61 – and begins its steady, inevitable decline. -Virginia Madsen as Maya in Beer is made by men, wine by God!Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life’s most civilized pleasures.-Michael Broadbent Accept what life offers you and try to drink from every cup.All wines should be tasted; some should only be sipped, but with others, drink the whole bottle.