Tavern Related Quotes



“There is nothing which has yet been contrived by man, by which so much happiness is produced as by a good tavern.”

Samuel Johnson

#Alcoholism #Contrived #Happiness #Man #Produced #Tavern


No good sentences ever include the word â??should.â?? I should have paid the tavern bill; now theyâ??re coming to break my legs. I should never have run off with my best friendâ??s wife; now she devils me constantly. I shouldâ??

Cassandra Clare

#Best Friend #Best friend #Sentences #Tavern


Rude poets of the tavern hearth,

Ralph Waldo Emerson

#Tavern


If home is to have a greater lure than a tavern the wife must be at least as cheerful as the waitress.

Phyllis Schlafly

#Cheerful #Lure #Tavern


And this I know; whether the one True Light Kindle to Love, or Wrath consume me quite, One flash of it within the Tavern caught Better than in the temple lost outright.

Omar Khayyam

#Consume #Tavern #Wrath


“I have heard him assert, that a tavern chair was the throne of human felicity”

Samuel Johnson

#Assert #Chair #Felicity #Heard #Human #Tavern #Throne


Under the one word "house" are included the schoolhouse, the almshouse, the jail, the tavern, the dwellinghouse; and the meanest shed or cave in which men live contains elements of all these. But nowhere on the earth stands the entire and perfect house.

Henry David Thoreau

#Cave #Contains #Tavern


Many a man who thinks to found a home discovers that he has merely opened a tavern for his friends.

Norman Douglas

#Discovers #Opened #Tavern #Thinks


To understand Hitler's power as a speaker, we must consider that he was not just the bellowing tavern demagogue we always picture, but in fact constructed his speeches very deliberately.

Volker Ullrich

#Constructed #Deliberately #Speeches #Tavern


I was conducted in the evening to a tavern where several of the weavers who advocate the principles of the People's Charter were in the habit of assembling

Henry Mayhew

#Conducted #Principles #Tavern