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Historical Champagne Facts & 23 Champagne Celebration Toasts

Champagne gifts are blazingly hard to ignore. It was the revolution of a technique developed by a woman (Widow (veuve in French) Clicquot, one of the world’s first international businesswomen, who brought the champagne industry to success with her revolutionary ‘Riddling’ technique. In a letter to her grandchild (published in the New York Times) in her later years, she says, . . .

‘“The world is in perpetual motion, and we must invent the things of tomorrow. One must go before others, be determined and exacting, and let your intelligence direct your life. Act with audacity.”’

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A Toast-23 Ideas For Your Toast or Speech

Toast Ideas For your next event:

May you never lie, steal, cheat or drink.
But if you must lie, lie in each other’s arms.
If you must steal, steal kisses.
If you must cheat, cheat death.
And if you must drink, drink with us, your friends.
~ Not attributed

My only regret in life is that I didn’t drink enough Champagne style=
~ John Maynard Keynes

There comes a time in every woman’s life when the only thing that helps is a glass of Champagne style=
~ Bette Davis

In victory, you deserve Champagne style=, in defeat, you need it.”
~ Napoleon Bonaparte

I only drink Champagne style= when I’m happy, and when I’m sad. sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. when I have company, I consider it obligatory. I trifle with it if I am not hungry and drink it when I am. otherwise I never touch it – unless I’m thirsty.”
~ Lily Bollinger

Three be the things I shall never attain: envy, content, and sufficient Champagne style=
~ Dorothy Parker

Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of Champagne style=; knowing him was like drinking it. “
~ Winston Churchill

Remember gentlemen, it’s not just France we are fighting for, it’s Champagne style=
~ Winston Churchill

Gentlemen, in the little moment that remains to us between the crisis and the catastrophe, we may as well drink a glass of Champagne style=
~ Paul Claudel

In a perfect world, everyone would have a glass of Champagne style= every evening.
~ Willie Gluckstern

Why do I drink Champagne style= for breakfast?  . . . Doesn’t everyone?”
~ Noel Coward

Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne style= is just right.
~ Mark Twain

I had taken two finger-bowls of Champagne style=, and the scene had changed before my eyes into something significant, elemental and profound.
~ F. Scott Fitzgerald

The brewery is the best drugstore                                                                                                            ~ Proverb

He is believed to have liked port, but to have said of claret that, “it would be port if it could!”   ~ Richard Bentley

A cask of wine works more miracles than a church full of saints.                                                     ~ Italian Proverb

Claret is liquor for boys; port for men; but he who aspires to be a hero must drink brandy. ~ Samuel Johnson

I’ve made it a rule never to drink by daylight and never to refuse a drink after dark.                  ~ H.L. Mencken

Even though a number of people have tried, no one has yet found a way to drink for a living.  ~ Jean Kerr

Frenchmen drink just like we used to drink water before Prohibition.                                            ~ Ring Lardner Jr.

Truth comes out in wine                                                                                                                              ~ Pliny the Elder

I am sparkling; you are unusually talkative; he is drunk                                                                    ~ Not attributed

What contemptible scoundrel stole the cork from my lunch?                                                           ~ W.C. Fields

In water one sees one’s own face;
But in wine one beholds the heart of another.
~ French Proverb

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