Benito Perez Galdos quotes

  • When Christ at Cana's feast by pow'r divine, Inspir'd cold water, with the warmth of wine, See! cry'd they while, in red'ning tide, it gush'd, The bashful stream hath seen its God and blush'd.

  • The cheapness of wine seems to be a cause, not of drunkenness, but of sobriety. ...People are seldom guilty of excess in what is their daily fare... On the contrary, in the countries which, either from excessive heat or cold, produce no grapes, and where wine consequently is dear and a rarity, drunkenness is a common vice.

  • A new friend is new wine, when it grows old, you will enjoy drinking it.

  • I am fallen, flawed and imperfect. Yet drenched in the grace and mercy that is found in Jesus Christ, there is strength

  • I'm far from perfect, but I'll be perfect for that imperfect person that's perfect for me.

  • I think we learn the most from imperfect relationships - things like forgiveness and compassion.

  • ...most of the time, all you have is the moment, and the imperfect love of the people around you.

  • Let's be honest. There's not a business anywhere that is without problems. Business is complicated and imperfect. Every business everywhere is staffed with imperfect human beings and exists by providing a product or service to other imperfect human beings.

  • You have been taught that there is something wrong with you and that you are imperfect, but there isn't and you're not.

  • I will never, ever drink whiskey again. From now on, it's strictly sherry.