Quotations on Coffee
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Our culture runs on coffee and gasoline, the first often tasting like the second.
- Edward Abbey
(Keywords: Coffee, Culture, First)
I began wearing hats as a young lawyer because it helped me to establish my professional identity. Before that, whenever I was at a meeting, someone would ask me to get coffee.
- Bella Abzug
(Keywords: Coffee, Identity, Meeting)
Coffee is a beverage that puts one to sleep when not drank.
- Alphonse Allais
(Keywords: Coffee, Sleep)
Look I eat really well and I work out, but I also indulge when I want to. I don't starve myself in an extremist way. You're not taking away my coffee or my dairy or my glass of wine because I'd be devastated.
- Jennifer Aniston
(Keywords: Work, Coffee, Want, Wine)
In the morning we received some very thin coffee. For lunch we had potato soup with a few pieces of meat in it, in the evening we had a very thin meat soup with some potatoes in it.
- Leon Askin
(Keywords: Coffee, Evening)
When I am working it is up early and coffee and 15 hours of being on the set. When I am not working, it is up late and coffee, golf or softball and hopefully a ball game on the television.
- Mackenzie Astin
(Keywords: Being, Coffee, Golf, Television)
I like my coffee light.
- Elizabeth Banks
(Keywords: Coffee, Light)
Eating rice cakes is like chewing on a foam coffee cup, only less filling.
- Dave Barry
(Keywords: Coffee, Eating)
Almost all my middle-aged and elderly acquaintances, including me, feel about 25, unless we haven't had our coffee, in which case we feel 107.
- Martha Beck
(Keywords: Coffee, Elderly)
Coffee and smoking are the last great addictions.
- Lara Flynn Boyle
(Keywords: Coffee, Smoking)
Politics now is rather like going into Starbucks for a coffee.
- Rory Bremner
(Keywords: Politics, Coffee, Now)
It's about avoiding reality through various escape routes that become addictions and lead to Hell. My character is addicted to television, chocolate, coffee, to her dream of her son, which has no basis in reality.
- Ellen Burstyn
(Keywords: Son, Dream, Character, Coffee, Hell, Reality, Television)
We always get up about 5:30, and George gets up and goes in and gets the coffee and brings it to me, and that's been our ritual since we got married. And we read the newspapers in bed and drink coffee for about an hour probably, read our briefing papers.
- Laura Bush
(Keywords: Bed, Coffee, Newspapers, Ritual)
I wake up some mornings and sit and have my coffee and look out at my beautiful garden, and I go, 'Remember how good this is. Because you can lose it.'
- Jim Carrey
(Keywords: Coffee, Garden)
When I was 6 years old, I was in a rock band that was horrible called "Dead End." The name kind of described us. People liked us; we would go and perform at coffee houses and stuff.
- Aaron Carter
(Keywords: People, Coffee, End, Houses, Name, Old, Years)
I love going to the feed store and drinking coffee and talking about how much rain we need.
- Thomas Haden Church
(Keywords: Love, Coffee, Drinking, Rain, Talking)
I sang in the coffee houses of the country in the early '60s with no idea of success in terms of records or television. I just thought I was a storyteller. I didn't even think of myself as a singer.
- Judy Collins
(Keywords: Success, Thought, Idea, Coffee, Country, Houses, Television)
Never drink black coffee at lunch; it will keep you awake all afternoon.
- Jilly Cooper
(Keywords: Coffee, Will)
Like everyone else who makes the mistake of getting older, I begin each day with coffee and obituaries.
- Bill Cosby
(Keywords: Mistake, Coffee, Day)
I never let politics get personal. You can have the most intense, heated debate on issues, and so long as you keep it on issues, you can go out and have coffee afterwards and you're good friends.
- Phil Crane
(Keywords: Politics, Coffee, Debate, Friends)
In my next life, I want to be tall and thin, parallel park and make good coffee. But for now, I have lots of stuff to work out in my life, but I'll have that until the day I die. I want to write more books.
- Paula Danziger
(Keywords: Work, Life, Books, Coffee, Day, Now, Want)
Starbucks goes to a great effort, and pays twice as much for its coffee as its competitors do, and is very careful to help coffee producers in developing countries grow coffee without pesticides and in ways that preserve forest structure.
- Jared Diamond
(Keywords: Coffee, Countries, Effort, Help)
I work full-time in a used bookstore. I get up. I drink a cup of coffee. I think, The last thing I want to do is write. Then I go to the computer and write.
- Kate DiCamillo
(Keywords: Work, Coffee, Computer, Want)
Once you wake up and smell the coffee, it's hard to go back to sleep.
- Fran Drescher
(Keywords: Coffee, Sleep)
It is surely easier to confess a murder over a cup of coffee than in front of a jury.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt
(Keywords: Coffee, Jury, Murder)
Townes van Zandt is the best songwriter in the whole world and I'll stand on Bob Dylan's coffee table in my cowboy boots and say that.
- Steve Earle
(Keywords: Coffee, World)
Coffee in England is just toasted milk.
- Christopher Fry
(Keywords: Coffee, England)
Moving from chair to chair, from coffee machine to coffee machine is the limit of my action in most films. But I enjoy being cast in them because I love watching them.
- Stephen Fry
(Keywords: Love, Action, Being, Coffee, Machine)
Too much coffee. Too much coffee and Gatorade. It's a hell of a mix. If you're ever tired in the morning, just try that mix, and tell me what you think.
- Kevin Garnett
(Keywords: Coffee, Hell)
Television is not real life. In real life people actually have to leave the coffee shop and go to jobs.
- Bill Gates
(Keywords: Life, People, Coffee, Jobs, Television)
Audrey was a princess, so natural, the camera really loved her... James and I kept each other company during all the rejections. We used to meet, have a cup of coffee and went from office to office to get work and never got work.
- Ben Gazzara
(Keywords: Work, Coffee, Company, Office)
It's funny to me that people find other people getting coffee really interesting, or walking their dog in the dog park.
- Jake Gyllenhaal
(Keywords: Funny, People, Coffee, Walking)
There is nothing like being left alone again, to walk peacefully with oneself in the woods. To boil one's coffee and fill one's pipe, and to think idly and slowly as one does it.
- Knut Hamsun
(Keywords: Being, Coffee, Nothing)
When traveling with someone, take large does of patience and tolerance with your morning coffee.
- Helen Hayes
(Keywords: Coffee, Patience, Tolerance, Traveling)
I bought an espresso maker and coffee maker and make them myself every day.
- Utada Hikaru
(Keywords: Coffee, Day)
It seems to me that trying to live without friends is like milking a bear to get cream for your morning coffee. It is a whole lot of trouble, and then not worth much after you get it.
- Zora Neale Hurston
(Keywords: Coffee, Friends, Trouble, Trying, Worth)
A girl in a bikini is like having a loaded pistol on your coffee table - There's nothing wrong with them, but it's hard to stop thinking about it.
- Garrison Keillor
(Keywords: Coffee, Nothing, Thinking, Wrong)
Probably millions of Americans got up this morning with a cup of coffee, a cigarette and a donut. No wonder they are sick and fouled up.
- Jack LaLanne
(Keywords: Americans, Coffee, Wonder)
Well, they're Southern people, and if they know you are working at home they think nothing of walking right in for coffee. But they wouldn't dream of interrupting you at golf.
- Harper Lee
(Keywords: Home, People, Dream, Coffee, Golf, Nothing, Right, Walking)
If this is coffee, please bring me some tea; but if this is tea, please bring me some coffee.
- Abraham Lincoln
(Keywords: Coffee, Tea)
Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.
- Anne Morrow Lindbergh
(Keywords: Coffee, Communication, Sleep)
If somebody comes to a neighborhood coffee hour, or goes to a discussion group, and they have a discussion, I do think that people really walk away with a real understanding of the issues.
- Mike Lowry
(Keywords: People, Coffee, Understanding)
The Monmouth Coffee Shop is the best place in London.
- Kyle MacLachlan
(Keywords: Coffee, London)
A 41-inch bust and a lot of perseverance will get you more than a cup of coffee - a lot more.
- Jayne Mansfield
(Keywords: Perseverance, Coffee, Will)
Starbucks now spends more on health care than it does on coffee beans.
- Will Marshall
(Keywords: Health, Care, Coffee, Now)
I'll quit coffee. It won't be easy drinking my Bailey's straight, but I'll get used to it. It'll still be the best part of waking up.
- Megan Mullally
(Keywords: Coffee, Drinking, Waking)
Americans are making coffee a bigger part of their lives, expanding attitudes and behaviors that are driving new levels of consumption.
- Robert Nelson
(Keywords: Americans, Coffee, Driving)
A leaf fluttered in through the window this morning, as if supported by the rays of the sun, a bird settled on the fire escape, joy in the task of coffee, joy accompanied me as I walked.
- Anais Nin
(Keywords: Coffee, Fire, Joy, Sun)
That's a big deal for kids, when they come into the kitchen and the teacher is drinking coffee with mom. They react differently on the next day when you say: 'Sit down and shut-up!'
- Ed O'Neill
(Keywords: Mom, Coffee, Day, Drinking, Kids, Kitchen)
So I did quit coffee and I did quit smoking. But I haven't managed that with drinking!
- Sharon Olds
(Keywords: Coffee, Smoking)