Quotes About Spirits-alcohol

Enjoy reading and share 8 famous quotes about Spirits-alcohol with everyone.

Quotes About Spirits-alcohol

Although it is no longer customary to offer visitors a straw through which to drink from a communal vat of beer, today tea or coffee may be offered from a shared pot, or a glass of wine or spirits from a shared bottle. And when drinking alcohol in a social setting, the clinking of glasses symbolically reunites the glasses into a single vessel of shared liquid. These are traditions with very ancient origins.
— Tom Standage —

The immediate occasion of this practice was the lowness of wages, which at that time would not allow them to indulge in ale or spirits, and wages rising, it may be thought that this practice would cease; but as I do not readily believe that any man having once tasted the divine luxuries of opium will afterwards descend to the gross and mortal enjoyments of alcohol, I take it for granted,
That those eat now who never ate before;
And those who always ate, now eat the more.

— Thomas De Quincey

Although it is no longer customary to offer visitors a straw through which to drink from a communal vat of beer, today tea or coffee may be offered from a shared pot, or a glass of wine or spirits from a shared bottle. And when drinking alcohol in a social setting, the clinking of glasses symbolically reunites the glasses into a single vessel of shared liquid. These are traditions with very ancient origins.

— Tom Standage

A little wine sometimes, that's all. Spirits (are) bad. Alcohol wrong. Herb does grow.

— Bob Marley

Orientation in time, space, and status are the essentials of social existence, and the Balinese, although they make very strong spirits for ceremonial occasions, with a few startling exceptions resist alcohol, because if one drinks one loses one's orientation. Orientation is felt as a protection rather than as a strait jacket and its loss provokes extreme anxiety.

— Margaret Mead

I have never met anyone who is addicted to alcohol who isn't drinking for a lot of dead spirits!

— Robert Moss

Spirits-alcohol Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Spirits-alcohol quotes? Click on image of Spirits-alcohol quotes to view full size.

Spirits-alcohol Quotes Pictures 1
Spirits-alcohol Quotes Pictures 2
Spirits-alcohol Quotes Pictures 3
Spirits-alcohol Quotes Pictures 4

Related Famous Quotes by Topics