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Quote Left Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth. I sat at a table where were rich food and wine in abundance, and obsequious attendance, but sincerity and truth were not; and I went away hungry from the inhospitable board. Quote Right
Quote Left Here is my gift, not roses on your grave, not sticks of burning incense. You lived aloof, maintaining to the end your magnificent disdain. You drank wine, and told the wittiest jokes, and suffocated inside stifling walls. Alone you let the terrible stranger in, and stayed with her alone. Now you're gone, and nobody says a word about your troubled and exalted life. Only my voice, like a flute, will mourn at your dumb funeral feast. Oh, who would have dared believe that half-crazed I, I, sick with grief for the buried past, I, smoldering on a slow fire, having lost everything and forgotten all, would be fated to commemorate a man so full of strength and will and bright inventions, who only yesterday it seems, chatted with me, hiding the tremor of his mortal pain. Quote Right
Quote Left No, no, go not to Lethe, neither twist / Wolf 's-bane, tight-rooted, for its poisonous wine. Quote Right
Quote Left Something of vengeance I had tasted for the first time; as aromatic wine it seemed, on swallowing, warm and racy: its after-flavour, metallic and corroding, gave me a sensation as if I had been poisoned. Quote Right
Quote Left Close friends contribute to our personal growth. They also contribute to our personal pleasure, making the music sound sweeter, the wine taste richer, the laughter ring louder because they are there. Quote Right
Quote Left I have dreamed in my life, dreams that have stayed with me ever after, and changed my ideas; they have gone through and through me, like wine through water, and altered the color of my mind. Quote Right
Quote Left The prince had provided all the appliances of pleasure ...: buffoons,... improvisatori,... ballet-dancers,... musicians,... Beauty,... wine. A... Quote Right
Quote Left My friends and my road-fellows, pity the nation that is full of beliefs and empty of religion. Pity the nation that wears a cloth it does not weave, eats a bread it does not harvest, and drinks a wine that flows not from its own winepress. Pity the nation that acclaims the bully as hero, and that deems the glittering conqueror bountiful. Pity the nation that raises not its voice save when it walks in a funeral, boasts not except among its ruins, and will rebel not save when its neck is laid between the sword and the block. Pity the nation whose statesman is a fox, whose philosopher is a juggler, and whose art is the art of patching and mimicking. Pity the nation that welcomes its new ruler with trumpetings, and farewells him with hootings, only to welcome another with trumpetings again. Pity the nation divided into fragments, each fragment deeming itself a nation. Quote Right
Quote Left You know, my friends, with what a brave carouse I made a Second Marriage in my house; favored old barren reason from my bed, and took the daughter of the vine to spouse. Quote Right
Quote Left Lord, 'tis Thy plenty-dropping hand That soils my land; And giv'st me, for my bushel sown, Twice ten for one; Thou mak'st my teeming hen to lay Her egg each day; Besides my healthful ewes to bear Me twins each year; The while the conduits of my kine Run cream, for wine. All these, and better, Thou dost send Me, to this end, That I should render, for my part, A thankful heart... Quote Right
Quote Left I am but as the spark that gleams for a moment, His burning candle consumed me - the moth; His wine overwhelmed my goblet, The master of Rum transmuted my earth to gold And set my ashes aflame. Quote Right
Quote Left The wine urges me on, the bewitching wine, which sets even a wise man to singing and to laughing gently and rouses him up to dance and brings forth words which were better unspoken. Quote Right
Quote Left Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy. Funny Quote Right
Quote Left To endow the writer publicly with a good fleshly body, to reveal that he likes dry white wine and underdone steak, is to make even more miraculous for me, and of a more divine essence, the products of his art. Far from the details of his daily life bringing nearer to me the nature of his inspiration and making it clearer, it is the whole mystical singularity of his condition which the writer emphasizes by such confidences. For I cannot but ascribe to some superhumanly the existence of beings vast enough to wear blue pajamas at the very moment when they manifest themselves as universal conscience. Quote Right
Quote Left The night discharged of all care Where wine may bear no sovereignty;... Quote Right
Quote Left Lords are lordliest in their wine. Quote Right
Quote Left My wife and I have the secret to making a marriage last. Two times a week, we go to a nice restaurant, a little wine, good food. She goes Tuesdays, I go Fridays. Quote Right
Quote Left Read as you taste fruit or savor wine, or enjoy friendship, love or life. Quote Right
Quote Left Wine is a part of society because it provides a basis not only for a morality but also for an environment; it is an ornament in the slightest ceremonials of French daily life, from the snack to the feast, from the conversation at the local caf? to the speech at a formal dinner. Quote Right
Quote Left They are not long, the days of wine and roses:Out of a misty dreamOur path emerges for a while, then closesWithin a dream. Quote Right
Quote Left We’ll drink the wine till the cup is dry, and kiss the girls so they’ll not cry, and toss the dice until we fly to dance with Jak o’ the Shadows. We’ll dance all night while the moon runs free, and dandle the lasses upon our knee, and then you’ll ride along with me, to dance with Jak o’ the Shadows. We’ll sing all night, and drink all day, and on the girls we’ll spend our pay, and when it’s gone, then we’ll away, to dance with Jak o’ the Shadows. There’re some delight in ale and wine, and some in girls with ankles fine but my delight, yes, always mine, is to dance with Jak o’ the Shadows. We’ll toss the dice however they fall, and snuggle the girls be they short or tall, then follow young Mat whenever he calls, to dance with Jak o’ the Shadows. Quote Right
Quote Left Age appears to be best in four things; old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read. Quote Right
Quote Left In the mirrorlike relationship between wine and human beings, Zinfandel owned more reflective properties than any other grape; in its infinite mutability, it was capable of expressing almost any philosophical position or psychological function. As a result, its own 'true' nature might never be known. Quote Right
Quote Left Other countries drink to get drunk, and this is accepted by everyone; in France, drunkenness is a consequence, never an intention. A drink is felt as the spinning out of a pleasure, not as the necessary cause of an effect which is sought: wine is not only a philter, it is also the leisurely act of drinking. Quote Right
Quote Left Every walk to the woods is a religious rite, every bath in the stream is a saving ordinance. Communion service is at all hours, and the bread and wine are from the heart and marrow of Mother Earth. Quote Right
Quote Left Judgement of beauty can err, what with the wine and the dark. Quote Right
Quote Left THE AMERICAN WAY OF LIFE. Even what they eat and drink, these palefaces who don't know what wine is ... their ugliness ... their pink sausage ... Quote Right
Quote Left Michael came home and asked, Would you like to write a song with me? I got this idea for a title called A Kiss at the End of a Rainbow. So we had a couple glasses of wine and wrote it. Quote Right
Quote Left Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power. Quote Right
Quote Left Wine gives courage and makes men more apt for passion. Quote Right
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Member Quotes About Wine

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Quote Left As every moment passes by, I feel burdened by the thought that perhaps, a lifetime is nothing. It is entirely nothing, just another breathing space created by the intertwined threads of time, and when that given time is bled dry, the space will disappear, only to become the breath of a someone that doesn't require time. Quote Right
Quote Left Prose is beer; poetry is wine. Quote Right
Quote Left "In the realm of EchoVerse, where letters transcend their form, Words become spells, and rhymes take shape like a storm. With enchantment as my guide, I spin tales divine, Like turning water to wine, through EchoVerse, words intertwine." Quote Right
Quote Left Water reforms, although we slice it with our swords; Sorrow returns, although we drown it with our wine. ('A Toast to Uncle Yun' by Li Bai, loose translation/interpretation by Michael R. Burch) Keywords/Tags: water, wine, sorrow, swords, Li Bai, Uncle Yun Quote Right
Quote Left There is as much wonder, power, and beauty in endings as there are in beginnings. -tyner twine Quote Right
Quote Left I you want to hear rhetoric flower, hand me the wine decanter. —Mirza Ghalib, Urdu couplet translation by Michael R. Burch Quote Right
Quote Left I tease her, but she remains tight-lipped ... if only she'd sipped a little wine! —Mirza Ghalib, Urdu couplet translation by Michael R. Burch Quote Right
Quote Left Hard work may beat talent if they are not intertwined #BrotherKevinOumaQuotes Quote Right
Quote Left Wine will make you whine all the day long. – Mwanandeke Kindembo Quote Right
Quote Left nine muses sip their own fickle wine / come, dance under my oak tree once more / I want to dream in color again. (from the poem "Going on Nine Months") Quote Right
Quote Left the bitter wine of defeat is sweeter if you drink it from the cup of hope Quote Right
Quote Left Past memories are just similar to old wines, It never makes us free, If we want to erase it from our present, It will capture our future. Quote Right
Quote Left "It is odd that some people feel lonesome when they're in the very company of their loved ones, while others are completely intertwined despite being seas and oceans apart." Quote Right
Quote Left Birdsong clings to the oak, birch and pine as butterflies dance across fresh petals with delight at the sigh of nectar bees sip like white wine. Quote Right
Quote Left This life is a constant struggle,to live means to suffer to die means to hurt others. Good and evil often intertwine all too often in this world. This world is both a curse and a gift. In this world there are many people but rarely can I call any of them my friends. This world is a world where the impossible becomes possible. Seek for a way and you shall find it. You may not enjoy the struggle but it will be worth it to feel the pride and understanding of the accomplishments Quote Right
Quote Left Difference of opinion is a part of life. Our perceptions ignite.. Grows into furious feud but differences fade because emotions are forever entwined. Quote Right
Quote Left May it be as elaborate as making wine... with the ease of drinking it in! (May your year be as elaborate as making wine... with the ease of drinking it all in!) Happy Birthday 7.7.2020 Quote Right
Quote Left Gypsy soul twin love of mine your my sweet sweet wine the roses laid out by the bottle keeps you on my mind Quote Right
Quote Left Anger is like wine we regret them after the hangover. Quote Right
Quote Left Anger is like wine we regret them after the hangover. Quote Right
Quote Left Trees;They stand together... sometimes barely touching limbs, sometimes intertwined. But their roots, they all touch the ground. They all share one thing. They know it. It is humans that have forgotten. Quote Right
Quote Left "as all is energy, so then all is intertwined" Quote Right
Quote Left From the fruit of the vine came the sour grapes-Like raging bulls to the matadors capes-They can't put losing to bed-And continue to see red-The bad whine spills and the good wine escapes Quote Right
Quote Left i want to kiss your heart...i want to intertwine with your soul ...i want to discover u ..i am just a traveller..i want u to allow me to discover u... Quote Right
Quote Left Age is like a fine wine. The older it is, the better it tastes.. Quote Right
Quote Left My mind is a blank abyss - entwined in a paradox - an illusion waiting to define reality - a reality wanting to get lost in illusion Quote Right
Quote Left If sorrow would've been a liquid, I'd have poured it into a barrel and sealed it in my wine-cellar forever. Quote Right
Quote Left I fine like wine and find life merely sublime! Quote Right
Quote Left In a world full of conditions, my love for wine is unconditional. Quote Right
Quote Left come taste me i am sweeter than wine Quote Right
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