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Charlies Corner Beer Quotes:
...hot beer is excellent for keeping the stomach in good order for concoction, and consequently good health; so it is most excellent for the quenching of thirst. For I have not known thirst since I have used hot beer let the weather never be so hot, and my work great. Cold beer is very pleasant when extreme thirst is in thy stomach; but that is more dangerous to thy health. Many by drinking a cup of cold beer in extreme thirst have taken a surfeit and killed themselves. Therefore we must not drink cold beer
And what dost thou drink? I drink beer if I have it or water if I have not.
-from Archbishop Alfrics Vocabulary 995AD
I have received delegations of working men who, apparently speaking with the utmost sincerity, have declared that they would regard it as a genuine hardship to be deprived of their beer.
I am the brewery the sole partner in what my lawyer sweetly calls the concern. Why my very nameI reek of beer, I am all beer, my blood is beer.
-Sir Walter Besant,
Blessing of your heart, you brew good ale.
Two Gentlemen of Verona