Some of our favorite wine quotes:

Wine …. causes the lips of those that are asleep to speak.
Old Testament, Song of Songs

I cook with wine; sometimes I even add it to the food.
W.C. Fields

Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.
Benjamin Franklin

Wine is the milk of the gods, milk the drink of the babies, tea the drink of women, and water the drink of beasts.
John Stuart Blackie

At least once a day you should do something purely for enjoyment, and wine is my way of relaxing.
Yound Uck Kim, Professional Violinist and Wine Collector

I’m like old wine. They don’t bring me out very often, but I’m well preserved.
Rose Kennedy

Better is old wine that new, and old friends likewise.
Charles Kingsley

Unfortunately, a lot of people taste with their pocketbooks.
Tim Mondavi

Wine has been a part of civilized life for some seven thousand years. It is the only beverage that feeds the body, soul and spirit of man and at the same time stimulates the mind…
Robert Mondavi

Wine is bottled poetry.
Robert Louis Stevenson

One of the disadvantages of wine is that it makes a man mistake words for thoughts.
Samuel Johnson

In vino veritas-In wine there is truth.
Pliny the Elder

If wine tells truth, and so have said the wise,
It makes me laugh to think how brandy lies!
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Wine makes all sorts of creatures at the table.

If you enjoyed these wine quotes, then you’ll surely enjoy reading more from Kate Fiduccia’s The Quotable Wine Lover. The Quotable Wine Lover is a rich collection of more than 400 quotes that wittily explores the essence of the world’s oldest libation. From poets and writers to contemporary chefs, sommeliers, and celebrities, The Quotable Wine Lover includes wit and wisdom from: Brigitte Bardot, Napoleon Bonaparte, Robert M. Parker, Dom Perignon and many more.

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