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Proverbs containing the word Wine

In wine there is truth

A sober man keeps a guard on his tongue, holding back anything he wishes to hide. Strong drink unseals his lips and he tells everything. Hence a... Read more →

In vino veritas

This is the original Latin version of the proverb In wine there is truth.

Good wine needs no bush

High-quality goods need no advertising because people soon get to know about them. In olden days, taverns and private houses where beer or wine... Read more →

Do not put new wine into old bottles

At first sight this would seem to imply that it is false economy to use wine bottles more than once, and that the saying means the same as, for... Read more →