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Thursday, 23 November 2017
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"The slight that can be conveyed in a glance, in a gracious smile, in a wave of the hand, is often the knee plus ultra of art. What insult is so keen or so keenly felt, as the polite insult which it is impossible to resent?" (Kavanagh, Julia - Insults)

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Browse Quotations about Alcohol and Alcoholism

 
A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into. - (Fuller, Thomas - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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A few years back I was more a candidate for skid row bum than an Emmy. If I hadn't stopped [drinking], I'd be playing handball with John Belushi right now. - (Larroquette, John - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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A man is never drunk if he can lay on the floor without holding on. - (Lewis, Joe E. - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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A man who exposes himself when he is intoxicated, has not the art of getting drunk. - (Johnson, Samuel - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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A prohibitionist is the sort of man one couldn't care to drink with, even if he drank. - (Mencken, H. L. - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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A sudden violent jolt of it has been known to stop the victim's watch, snap his suspenders and crack his glass eye right across. - (Cobb, Irvin S. - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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A torchlight procession marching down your throat. - (O'Sullivan, John Louis - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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Alcohol doesn't console, it doesn't fill up anyone's psychological gaps, all it replaces is the lack of God. It doesn't comfort man. On the contrary, it encourages him in his folly, it transports him to the supreme regions where he is master of his own destiny. - (Duras, Marguerite - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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Alcohol is barren. The words a man speaks in the night of drunkenness fade like the darkness itself at the coming of day. - (Duras, Marguerite - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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Alcohol is like love. The first kiss is magic, the second is intimate, the third is routine. After that you take the girl's clothes off. - (Chandler, Raymond - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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Alcohol is necessary for a man so that he can have a good opinion of himself, undisturbed be the facts. - (Dunne, Finley Peter - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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Ale, man, ale's the stuff to drink for fellows whom it hurts to think. - (Housman, A. E. - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut. - (Hemingway, Ernest - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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An alcoholic has been lightly defined as a man who drinks more than his own doctor. - (Barach, Alvan L. - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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And must I wholly banish hence these red and golden juices, and pay my vows to Abstinence, that pallidest of Muses? - (Watson, Sir William - Alcohol and Alcoholism)
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