Spirits,  Quotes

Five Quotes About Whiskey

Neat, on the rocks, or with Coke. Doesn’t matter how you take it; just sip it slowly, and enjoy these five quotes about whiskey.


“The water was not fit to drink. To make it palatable, we had to add whisky. By diligent effort, I learned to like it.”

Sir Winston Churchill

“My own experience has been that the tools I need for my trade are paper, tobacco, food, and a little whisky.”

William Faulkner

“I wish to live to 150 years old, but the day I die, I wish it to be with a cigarette in one hand and a glass of whiskey in the other.”

Ava Gardner

“Sleep late, have fun, get wild, drink whiskey, and drive fast on empty streets with nothing in mind but falling in love and not getting arrested.”

Hunter S. Thompson

“Never delay kissing a pretty girl or opening a bottle of whiskey.”

Ernest Hemingway

“On the Rocks” by Mark Overbay follow Mark on Instagram @flowingwaterfineart

is a native North Carolinian with a passion for the sporting lifestyle and all things Southern. He can't stop buying books and loves collecting old duck decoys. He seems ok, but deep down inside, he wants to be back in Africa on Safari. John 3:16