01.Wine is bottled poetry.—— Robert Louis Stevenson

02."[Wine is] poetry in a bottle."—— Clifton Fadiman

03.Wine is smart, sexy, and classy.—— Cynthia Bailey

04."Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever. —Aristophanes, Greek comic poet

c. 450-385 BCE

"—— Tom Standage  "A History of the World in 6 Glasses"

05."BALLS! We want the finest wines available to humanity. We want them HERE, and we want them NOW."—— Bruce Robinson  "Withnail and I: the Original Screenplay"

06."A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world."—— Louis Pasteur

07.Wine is something to enjoy. We get sick and tired of people who pick it apart and talk about its 'saucy nuances.'—— Pat Paulsen

08."I am a connoisseur of fine irony. 'Tis a bit like fine wine, but it has a better bite."—— Lynn Kurland  "Princess of the Sword"

09."A bottle of wine begs to be shared; I have never met a miserly wine lover"—— Clifton Fadiman

10."People should have fun with wine. A bottle should sit on your dinner table like all of the other condiments."—— Andre Hueston Mack

classy wine quotes

11."In wine, there's truth."—— Pliny the Elder  "Natural History"


"Am I breathing?"

"Wine it is."

—— Alice Clayton  "Wallbanger"

13."When wine is in, truth is out, you know."—— Norah Lofts  "Hester Roon"

14."Burgundy makes you think of silly things, Bordeaux makes you talk of them and Champagne makes you do them."—— Jean Anthelme Brillat Savarin

15."Wine is like the incarnation--it is both divine and human"—— Paul Tillich

16.A fine quotation is a diamond in the hand of a man of wit and a pebble in the hand of a fool.—— Joseph Roux

17."Wine often makes people say things, do things without the distraction of a conscience."—— Marsha Canham  "Bound by the Heart"

18.Truth comes out in wine.—— Pliny the Elder

19."The fancies of wine are authentic events."—— Italo Svevo  "Zeno's Conscience"

20."A red wine is held by the neck, a woman by the waist, and a bottle of champagne by the derrière."—— Lawrence Osborne  "The Forgiven"