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The one purpose of wine is to bring happiness to man. - Dr Henry John Lindeman

Your love has prepared a feast for me; Reason came and sat in a corner; The wine was laughing in the cup, The jug was crying tears of blood. The wine, archer of joy, Has pierced the bird of sorrow with its arrows. - Jalal-Uddin Rumi

Time, motion and wine cause sleep. - Ovid [Publius Ovidius Naso]

Mirth is the sweet wine of human life. It should be offered sparkling with zestful life unto God. - Henry Ward Beecher

I have dreamed in my life, dreams that have stayed with me ever after, and changed my ideas; they have gone through and through me, like wine through water, and altered the color of my mind. - Emily Jane Bronte

There are days when solitude, for someone my age, is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall. - Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

As the best wine doth make the sharpest vinegar, so the deepest love turneth to the deadliest hate. - John Lyly

I realized that ritual will always mean throwing away something; Destroying our corn or wine upon the altar of our gods. (Tremendous Trifles, Secret of a Train) - Gilbert Keith Chesterton

Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power. - Charles Caleb Colton