Wine Quotes - Quotations about Wine

Wine quotes are great for signatures on email messages, for tag lines when writing letters to friends, and for quoting at your next wine tasting! Here are some of my favorite quotes regarding wine and grapes. Be sure to contact me if your favorite wine quote is missing from our wine quote collection!

"Who took the cork out of my lunch?"
W.C. Fields

"Wine comes in at the mouth
and love comes in at the eye;
That's all we know for truth
Before we grow old and die.
I lift my glass to my mouth,
I look at you and sigh."
William Butler Yeats

"Come, come, good wine is a good familiar creature if it be well used;
exclaim no more against it."
Shakespeare, Othello

"Who loves not wine, women, and song,
remains a fool his whole life long!"
Johann Heinrich Voss

"Champagne with foaming whirls,
as white as Cleopatra’s melted pearls."
Lord Byron, 1800s

"No nation is drunken where wine is cheap,
and none sober where the dearness of wine substitutes
ardent spirits as the common beverage.
Wine brightens the life and thinking of anyone."
Thomas Jefferson, 1800s

"Claret is the liquor for boys; port for men;
but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy."
Samuel Johnson

These are just the general use wine quotes - be sure to check out the various pages below for wine quotes in specific categories!

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Quotes about Champagne

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Wine in Movies and Books

All content on the WineIntro website is personally written by author and wine enthusiast Lisa Shea. WineIntro explores the delicious variety and beautiful history which makes up our world of wine! Lisa loves supporting local wineries and encouraging people to drink whatever they like. We all have different taste buds, and that makes our world wonderful. Always drink responsibly.