Quotations on Liquor
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This is the point being missed by readers who lament Liquor's lack of hot sex scenes, probably because they aren't old enough to understand that a passionate relationship could be about anything other than sex.
- Poppy Z. Brite
(Keywords: Sex, Being, Liquor, Old)
Liquor prohibition led to the rise of organized crime in America, and drug prohibition has led to the rise of the gang problems we have now.
- Drew Carey
(Keywords: America, Crime, Liquor, Now, Problems, Prohibition)
Drugs were pretty easy to quit taking. I was never addicted to anything to begin with. But then, liquor - I had to wait about another six years before I finally got around to quitting that. I'm sure glad I did.
- Alex Chilton
(Keywords: Drugs, Liquor, Pretty, Quitting, Years)
I went downtown as a lawyer and then I worked in a liquor store at night, as I had done all through law school. And so when I got to the point where I could give up the night job, I joined the political club.
- David Dinkins
(Keywords: Job, Law, Liquor, Night, School)
Let schoolmasters puzzle their brain, With grammar, and nonsense, and learning, Good liquor, I stoutly maintain, Gives genius a better discerning.
- Oliver Goldsmith
(Keywords: Genius, Grammar, Learning, Liquor, Nonsense)
Having grown up in Oklahoma when it was one of the last states which prohibited liquor, I grew up with War On Drugs, where every teenager knew who the bootleggers were.
- Tony Hillerman
(Keywords: War, Drugs, Liquor, states)
I use the term bar-room to represent every means for the sale and traffic in liquor, and I earnestly appeal to the people to put an end to the traffic, no matter under what name or guise it may be carried on.
- Thomas Jordan Jarvis
(Keywords: People, End, Liquor, May, Name)
Yes, it is worse than thrown away, because every fair minded man must admit that the expenditure of this sum of money in the county for intoxicating liquor creates lawlessness, makes criminals, wrecks homes and brings trouble to innocent women and children.
- Thomas Jordan Jarvis
(Keywords: Money, Women, Children, Liquor, Man, Trouble)
Because people see violence on the movie screen, they're not going to go out and hold up a liquor store and kill somebody. It really doesn't correlate.
- Dean Koontz
(Keywords: People, Liquor, Violence)
Each of us needs something - food, liquor, pot, whatever - to help us survive. Dracula needs blood.
- Frank Langella
(Keywords: Food, Blood, Help, Liquor, Needs)
Iraq now says that it will, after all, destroy its missiles. President Bush said, 'Please, I used to pull the same trick. There'd be an intervention, I'd make a big show of pouring out the liquor and then there was a case under the floorboards.'
- Bill Maher
(Keywords: Iraq, Liquor, Now, President, Will)
I doubt if you can have a truly wild party without liquor.
- Carl Sandburg
(Keywords: Doubt, Liquor, Party)
A bumper of good liquor will end a contest quicker than justice, judge, or vicar.
- Richard Brinsley Sheridan
(Keywords: End, Justice, Liquor, Will)
After all is said that can be said upon the liquor traffic, its influence is degrading upon the individual, the family, politics and business, and upon everything that you touch in this old world.
- Billy Sunday
(Keywords: Politics, Business, Family, Influence, Liquor, Old, World)
We will see that our new attitude toward liquor has been given to us without any thought or effort on our part. It just comes! That is the miracle of it.
- William Griffith Wilson
(Keywords: Thought, Attitude, Effort, Liquor, Will)