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alcohol Quotes

13 of the best book quotes about alcohol
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“And like everyone else, Louie and Phil drank. After a few beers, Louie said, it was possible to briefly forget dead friends.”
Laura Hillenbrand
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Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
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Louis "Louie" Zamperini
Russell Allen "Phil" Phillips
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“I’ll swear upon that bottle to be thy true subject, for the liquor is not earthly. ”
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“There is no such joy in the tavern as upon the road thereto.”
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I have this disease late at night sometimes, involving alcohol and the telephone.
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If you think what I am about to tell you next is a contradiction to this, then you will have to realize that in Montana drinking beer does not count as drinking.
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“A moment more and I had fettered him to the granite.”
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″‘Come,’ I said, with decision, ‘we will go back; your health is precious.‘”
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“Tequila makes me dream up things like dance battles.”
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“Besides fueling great ideas, tequila also dissolves the filter between my brain and my mouth.”
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“Men and women drink essentially because they like the effect produced by alcohol. The sensation is so elusive that, while they admit it is injurious, they cannot after a time differentiate the true from the false. To them, their alcoholic life seems the only normal one.”
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“The idea that somehow, someday he will control and enjoy his drinking is the great obsession of every abnormal drinker.”
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“So much for sin. On the side of salvation they had ninety-some saloons, just shy of one for every hundred citizens, although municipal goodyism had moved the gambling rooms out back or upstairs.”
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“A traveler cannot bring a better burden on the road than plenty of wisdom, and he can bring no worse a burden than too much alcohol.”

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