The Best Wine Quotes of All Time: Funny, Classy, & Romantic Quotes About Wine

We’ve collected the best wine quotes of all time in this convenient list. Whether you’re a lifelong wine lover or just starting to learn about wine pairing, grab a glass and enjoy these popular quotes about wine.

Funny Wine Quotes

Need a good laugh? Check out these funny quotes about drinking wine.

  • “My only regret in life is that I didn’t drink more wine.”
    • Ernest Hemingway
  • “Ask not what wine has done for you, but rather what you’re willing to do for wine.”
    • Anonymous
  • “I cook with wine. Sometimes I even add it to the food.”
    • W.C. Fields
  • “Champagne is appropriate for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.”
    • Madeline Puckette
  • “Either give me more wine or leave me alone.”
    • Rumi
  • “Age is just a number. It’s totally irrelevant unless, of course, you happen to be a bottle of wine.”
    • Joan Collins
  • “Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right.”
    • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • “Wine is the answer. I just don’t remember the question.”
    • Anonymous
  • “I feel sorry for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day.”
    • Frank Sinatra
  • “Wine flies when you’re having fun.”
    • Anonymous
  • “I only drink wine on days that end with a “y”.”
    • Anonymous
  • “Uh-oh, out of alcohol. Better call wine-one-one.”
    • Anonymous

friends laughing about funny wine quotes

Classy Wine Quotes

After reading these classy wine quotes, you might need to run to your local wine store to restock your wine rack.

  • “Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life’s most civilized pleasures.”
    • Michael Broadbent
  • “Men are like wine—some turn to vinegar, but the best improve with age.”
    • Pope John XXIII
  • “The best way to learn about wine is by drinking.”
    • Alexis Lichine
  • “Life is too short to drink bad wine.”
    • Anonymous
  • “Wine improves with age. The older I get, the better I like it.”
    • Anonymous
  • “With wine and hope, anything is possible.”
    • Spanish proverb
  • “In victory, you deserve Champagne; in defeat you need it.”
    • Napoleon Bonaparte
  • “Home is where the wine is.”
    • Anonymous
  • “Age and glasses of wine should never be counted.”
    • Italian proverb
  • “You only live once—so drink great wine.”
    • Anonymous
  • “Wine and friends are a great blend.”
    • Ernest Hemingway
  • “A good day starts with good coffee and ends with good wine.”
    • Anonymous

classy women drinking wine

Romantic Wine Quotes

Take a good look at these romantic wine tasting quotes. Who knows? Maybe they’ll inspire you to pop a cork or two with someone special.

  • “Where there is no wine there is no love.”
    • Euripides
  • “Love, like wine, gets better with time.”
    • Anonymous
  • “A meal without wine is like a day without sunshine.”
    • Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
  • “Wine cheers the sad, revives the old, inspires the young, and makes weariness forget his toil.”
    • Lord Byron
  • “I love everything old—old friends, old times, old manners, old books, old wine.”
    • Anonymous
  • “Wine makes every meal an occasion, every table more elegant, every day more civilized.”
    • Andre Simon
  • “Wine is bottled poetry.”
    • Robert Louis Stevenson
  • “A gourmet meal without a glass of wine just seems tragic.”
    • Kathy Mattea
  • “Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.”
    • Benjamin Franklin
  • “A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world.”
    • Louis Pasteur
  • “We are all mortal until the first kiss and the second glass of wine.”
    • Eduardo Galeano
  • “A bottle of wine begs to be shared; I have never met a miserly wine lover.”
    • Clifton Fadiman

couple sharing romantic dinner with wine

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  1. Anthony-Reply
    May 12, 2023 at 9:24 pm

    There’s nothing I would rather do than share a glass of wine with you 🍷

    • Wine Cellar Group-Reply
      May 16, 2023 at 5:07 pm

      We love this quote!

  2. Burt-Reply
    August 1, 2023 at 11:28 pm

    “I love you. I don’t know what I would do without you.”

    “Is that you or the wine talking?”

    That’s me….talking to the wine.

  3. Wine Cellar Group-Reply
    August 24, 2023 at 7:18 pm

    Ha! We love it. The wine & the quote.

  4. Avinash-Reply
    October 4, 2023 at 11:09 pm

    The smallest sip..the longer the wine in the glass..the tasteier it gets

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