A quick roundup of some of the best wine quotes by famous people from around the world.
Famous Wine Quotes as Stated by Notable Figures
“Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any other purely sensory thing.”
“Men are like wine – some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.”
Pope John XXIII
“Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.”
“[I]t is the wine that leads me on, the wild wine that sets the wisest man to sing at the top of his lungs, laugh like a fool—it drives the man to dancing… it even tempts him to blurt out stories better never told.” Homer
“Wine is constant proof that God loves us and loves to see us happy.”
“I eat whatever I want. I like bread and cheese and wine, and that makes my life fun and enjoyable.”
“Music is the wine which inspires one to new generative processes, and I am Bacchus who presses out this glorious wine for mankind and makes them spiritually drunken.”
Ludwig van Beethoven
“In victory, you deserve Champagne. In defeat you need it.”
“Wine is a hug in a bottle that makes the journey that much more pleasurable.”
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