Toasts & Quotes: W.C. Fields on Women and Drinking

W.C. Fields - quote about drinkingA woman drove me to drink and I didn’t even have the decency to thank her.

~ W.C. Fields (1880 – 1946), U.S. Comedian, actor and professional curmudgeon.   This image (left) by Al Hirschfeld features Field’s prominent proboscis as well as his ever-present glass of something.  Click the image to learn more about this artist, whose portraits have developed their own avid following.