Wednesday, August 28, 2013

My top 10 coffee quotes

My top 10 "flower" quotes

-*In no particular order.

  • "Actually, this seems to be the basic need of the human heart in nearly every great crisis – a good hot cup of coffee."

    -Alexander King

  • "If it weren’t for the coffee, I’d have no identifiable personality whatsoever."
  • -David Letterman

  • "It is inhumane, in my opinion, to force people who have a genuine medical need for coffee to wait in line behind people who apparently view it as some kind of recreational activity."
  • -Dave Barry

  • "Black as night, sweet as sin."
  • -Neil Gaiman

  • "Police work wouldn't be possible without coffee," Wallander said. "No work would be possible without coffee." They pondered the importance of coffee in silence."
  • -Henning Mankell

  • "I force people to have coffee with me, just because I don't trust that a friendship can be maintained without any other senses besides a computer or cellphone screen."
  • -John Cusack

  • "Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love."
  • -Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

  • "As soon as coffee is in your stomach, there is a general commotion. Ideas begin to move...similes arise, the paper is covered. Coffee is your ally and writing ceases to be a struggle."
  • -Honore de Balzac

  • "Coffee is real good when you drink it gives you time to think. It’s a lot more than just a drink; it’s something happening. Not as in hip, but like an event, a place to be, but not like a location, but like somewhere within yourself. It gives you time, but not actual hours or minutes, but a chance to be, like be yourself, and have a second cup."
  • -Gertrude Stein

  • "I believe humans get a lot done, not because we're smart, but because we have thumbs so we can make coffee."
  • -Flash Rosenberg

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