Toasts & Quotes: Oscar Wilde on Work

Oscar Wilde - quote on drinking“Work is the curse of the drinking class.”

~ Oscar Wilde (1854 – 1900) – An Irish writer and poet who loved little more than poking at the prevailing paradigm!  An untimely death in his 40’s robbed the world of a more extensive library of his work.

Toasts & Quotes: Multi-Cultural Drinking Toasts

Every Country has its own version of a short toast. Here are a few:

America: Cheers!
Austria: Prosit!
Brazil: Soede. Viva!
China: Ganbei (literally, “dry your cup”)
France: Sant! (Health)
Germany: Prost! (Cheers)
Hebrew: Le’chaim! (to Life)
Italian: Per cent ‘anni! (for 100 years) and Salute (Health)
Japan: Kanpei (Dry your cup)
Russian: Vashe zdorovie! (to health)
Spain: Salud! (health)
Wales: Iechyd da! (health)

~ Various, contributed by Tim Owens

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