Quotations on Wine
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We sat around on a hotel balcony with a bottle of wine and tried to figure out how you would go about blowing up a planet. That's the kind of conversations science fiction writers have when they get together. We don't talk about football or anything like that.
- Kevin J. Anderson
(Keywords: Science, Fiction, Football, Talk, Wine, Writers)
My memory of my mom is a wine glass in one hand and a cigarette in the other. She was a runway fashion model, and she was quite a glamorous woman.
- Loni Anderson
(Keywords: Mom, Fashion, Memory, Wine, Woman)
Old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.
(Keywords: Trust, Friends, Old, Wine, Wood)
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.
- Francis Bacon
(Keywords: Age, Trust, Friends, Old, Wine, Wood)
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
- Sarah Bernhardt
(Keywords: Food, Wine, Words)
You have a wine tasting of different years, and we're sort of doing that with our music, giving them a taste of what Journey used to be like.
- Jonathan Cain
(Keywords: Music, Giving, Journey, Taste, Wine, Years)
Sometimes it would be nice to just have some red wine with dinner, but it's not worth the risk. I have a great life, a great situation. Why would I want to risk self-destructive behaviour?
- Kristin Davis
(Keywords: Life, Risk, Self, Want, Wine, Worth)
There are many great wine producers from all over the world making fantastic wines. Italian wines especially are making an enormous comeback after sometimes being labeled as inexpensive jug wines.
- Rocco DiSpirito
(Keywords: Being, Wine, World)
And much as Wine has played the Infidel, And robbed me of my Robe of Honor Well, I often wonder what the Vintners buy One half so precious as the stuff they sell.
- Edward Fitzgerald
(Keywords: Honor, Wine, Wonder)
The only advice I can give to aspiring writers is don't do it unless you're willing to give your whole life to it. Red wine and garlic also helps.
- Jim Harrison
(Keywords: Life, Advice, Wine, Writers)
One of the disadvantages of wine is that it makes a man mistake words for thoughts.
- Samuel Johnson
(Keywords: Mistake, Thoughts, Man, Wine, Words)
We are born at a given moment, in a given place and, like vintage years of wine, we have the qualities of the year and of the season of which we are born. Astrology does not lay claim to anything more.
- Carl Jung
(Keywords: Astrology, Wine, Years)
I always knew the importance of it, since I was three or four years old my mother used to feed me wine and water. I grew up with wine as liquid food.
- Robert Mondavi
(Keywords: Food, Mother, Importance, Old, Water, Wine, Years)
My mother served me wine and water from the time I was 3 years old.
- Robert Mondavi
(Keywords: Time, Mother, Old, Water, Wine, Years)
What though youth gave love and roses, Age still leaves us friends and wine.
- Thomas More
(Keywords: Age, Love, Friends, Roses, Wine, Youth)
When I put my nose in a glass, it's like tunnel vision. I move into another world, where everything around me is just gone, and every bit of mental energy is focused on that wine.
- Robert M. Parker, Jr.
(Keywords: Vision, Energy, Wine, World)
This young wine may have a lot of tannins now, but in five or 10 years it is going to be spectacular, despite the fact that right now it tastes like crude oil. You know this is how it is supposed to taste at this stage of development.
- Itzhak Perlman
(Keywords: Development, Fact, May, Now, Oil, Right, Taste, Wine, Years)
I have the ability to create and be in touch with God. I can't change bread and wine into body and blood, but I can take the scum or the slime of the earth and make it into a man or woman.
- J. F. Powers
(Keywords: Change, God, Ability, Blood, Body, Earth, Man, Wine, Woman)
His life, though none too long, Was never dull: Of woman, wine and song Bill had his full.
- Robert Service
(Keywords: Life, Song, Wine, Woman)
Having spent so much of my life with Shakespeare's world, passions and ideas in my head and in my mouth, he feels like a friend - someone who just went out of the room to get another bottle of wine.
- Patrick Stewart
(Keywords: Life, Ideas, Friend, Shakespeare, Wine, World)
I've yet to meet a writer who could change water into wine, and we have a tendency to treat them like that.
- Michael Tolkin
(Keywords: Change, Water, Wine, Writer)