Toasts & Quotes: Ernest Hemmingway on Drinking

“Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.“ ~ Ernest Hemingway (1899 – 1961), American writer, short story author, adventurer, and drinker.  This quote reminds me of his advice to “write drunk, edit sober”.

Toasts & Quotes: Frank Sinatra on Love Your Enemy

“Alcohol may be man’s worst enemy. But the Bible says love your enemy.“ ~ Frank Sinatra (1915 – 1998), American crooner, drinker, actor and Vegas icon.  Along with Dean Martin, Joey Bishop and Sammy Davis Junior, “Ol’ Blue Eyes” made up the Brat Pack.

Toasts & Quotes: Dylan Thomas on Alcoholics

“An alcoholic is someone you don’t like who drinks as much as you do.“ ~ Dylan Thomas (1914 – 1953), Welsh poet and author.  Americans came to know him almost as much for his beguiling readings as for his writings, as he often performed on U.S. radio and film.  Among his many credits is his poem to his dying […]