33 Quotes About Drunkenness

  • "The Democratic party of Florida has put a temperance plank in its platform and the Republican party of every state would nail that plank in their platform if they thought it would carry the election."

    - Billy Sunday
    Topics: Drunkenness, Politics


  • "Going to the opera, like getting drunk, is a sin that carries its own punishment with it and that a very severe one."

    - Hannah More
    Topics: Drunkenness, Humorous


  • "Drink because you are happy, but never because you are miserable."

    - G.K. Chesterton
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "He that tempts me to drink beyond my measure, civilly invites me to a fever."

    - Jeremy Taylor
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "Drunkenness is the devil's back door to hell and everything that is hellish. For he that once gives away his brains to drink is ready to be caught by Satan for anything."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "I am the sworn, eternal and uncompromising enemy of the liquor traffic."

    - Billy Sunday
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "I had rather be a sober heathen than a drunken Christian."

    - William Gurnall
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "All excess is ill, but drunkenness is of the worst sort. It spoils health, dismounts the mind, and unmans men. It reveals secrets, is quarrelsome, lascivious, impudent, dangerous and bad."

    - William Penn
    Topics: Drunkenness, Health, Quarreling


  • "Beware of drunkenness, lest all good men beware of thee. Where drunkenness reigns, there reason is an exile, virtue a stranger, and God an enemy; blasphemy is wit, oaths are rhetoric, and secrets are proclamations."

    - Francis Quarles
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "After all is said that can be said upon the liquor traffic, its influence is degrading upon the individual, the family, politics and business, and upon everything that you touch in this old world."

    - Billy Sunday
    Topics: Drunkenness, Family, Business


  • "I have been, and will go on, fighting that damnable, dirty, rotten business with all the power at my command."

    - Billy Sunday
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "All the crimes on earth do not destroy so many of the human race, nor alienate so much property, as drunkenness."

    - Francis Bacon
    Topics: Drunkenness


  • "I challenge you to show me where the saloon has ever helped business, education, church, morals or anything we hold dear."

    - Billy Sunday
    Topics: Drunkenness, Business


  • "A drinker has a hole under his nose that all his money runs into."

    - Thomas Fuller
    Topics: Drunkenness, Money


  • "I'm tired of hearing sin called sickness and alcoholism a disease. It is the only disease I know of that we're spending hundreds of millions of dollars a year to spread."

    - Vance Havner
    Topics: Drunkenness, Sin



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