Alcohol Quotes

Alcohol is a very necessary article... It makes life bearable to millions of people who could not endure their existence if they were quite sober. It enables Parliament to do things at eleven at night that no sane person would do at eleven in the morning.
George Bernard Shaw, Major Barbara (1907) act 2
I had it all, and I blew it. shortly before dying from cancer and other complications of alcoholism.
Mickey Mantle

Sir winston churchill - i have taken more out of alcohol than alcohol has...
Carl jung - every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether...
If the headache would only precede the intoxication, alcoholism would be a virtue.
Samuel Butle
Power intoxicates men. When a man is intoxicated by alcohol, he can recover, but when intoxicated by power, he seldom recovers.
James F. Byrnes

Today, there is a drug and alcohol abuse epidemic in this country. And no one is safe from it - Not you, not me and certainly not our children, because this epidemic has their names written on it.
Nancy Davis Reagan
George orwell - no doubt alcohol, tobacco, and so forth, are...
No power on earth or above the bottomless pit has such influence to terrorize and make cowards of men as the liquor power. Satan could not have fallen on a more potent instrument with which to thrall the world. Alcohol is king.
Eliza Mother Stewart
Idolatry is committed, not merely by setting up false gods, but also by setting up false devils; by making men afraid of war or alcohol, or economic law, when they should be afraid of spiritual corruption and cowardice.
Gilbert Chesterton
The intermediate stage between socialism and capitalism is alcoholism.
Norman Brenne
Tobacco, coffee, alcohol, hashish, prussic acid, strychnine, are weak dilutions the surest poison is time.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Internet is like alcohol in some sense. It accentuates what you would do anyway. If you want to be a loner, you can be more alone. If you want to connect, it makes it easier to connect.
Esther Dyson, Interview in Time Magazine, October 2005
Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.
George Bernard Shaw
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol or morphine or idealism.
Carl Jung