Some quotes and proverbs about beer and brewing.

Different types of beer
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'What's rather dubious?' inquired Mr. Ben Allen, at the same time sharpening his intellect with a draught of beer. 'What's dubious?'
Charles Dickens
Source: The Pickwick Papers

A meal of bread, cheese and beer constitutes the perfect food.
Queen Elizabeth I

A place where the beer flows like wine, where beautiful women instinctively flock like the salmon of Capistrano. A little place called Aspen.
(unknown author)
Source: Movie: Dumb and Dumber

Beer is made by men, wine by God.
Martin Luther

Blessed is the mother who gives birth to a brewer.

He was a wise man who invented beer.

I work until beer o'clock.
Stephen King

In wine there is wisdom. In beer there is strength. In water there is bacteria.

Let's drink to the hard working people
Let's drink to the lowly of birth
Raise your glass to the good and the evil
Lets drink to the salt of the earth
The Rolling Stones
Source: Salt of the Earth Lyrics

Not all chemicals are bad. Without chemicals such as hydrogen and oxygen, for example, there would be no way to make water, a vital ingredient in beer.
Dave Barry

One drink is just right,
two are too many,
three too few”.

President Johnson had ordered beer and vodka to be served with the food, because French wine reminded him of Frenchmen and this was meant to be an enjoyable evening.
Jonas Jonasson
Source: Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared

Some called for ale, and some for porter, and one for coffee, and all of them for cakes; so the hobbit was kept very busy for a while.
J.R.R. Tolkien
Source: The Hobbit: Or There and Back Again
When the dwarves visit Bilbo

The brewery is the best drugstore.

The worst thing about some men is that when they are not drunk they are sober.
William Butler Yeats

When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
Henny Youngman

Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is beer. Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza.
Dave Barry

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