Shakespeare, Henry V
Make sure that the beer - four pints a week - goes to the troops under fire before any of the parties in the rear get a drop.
Winston Churchill to his Secretary of War, 1944
Beer will always have a definite role in the diet of an individual and can be considered a cog in the wheel of nutritional foods.
Sophocles' philosophy of a moderate diet
24 hours in a day, 24 beers in a case. Coincidence?
He was a wise man who invented beer.
Whitstran Brewery sign
"Wine is but single broth, ale is meat, drink and cloth."
-- 16th Century English Proverb
|Colonel Adolphus Busch |
-- Colonel Adolphus Busch
"God bless the Woman who gives birth to a brewer."
"I'll be willing to take a lesser salary. How much do beer, cigars and peanuts cost anyway? I don't need much to have fun."
-- Brian Kilrea (winningest coach in Ottawa 67's history on his retirement)
"Oh good, a coffee beer! Now you can stay up all night going to the bathroom."
-- Jay Leno, talking about Hart Brewing’s Espresso Stout
"What the sober man has in his heart, the drunken man has on his lips."
-- Danish Proverb