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I may be drunk, Miss, but in the morning I will be sober and you will still be ugly.
Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one.
George Bernard Shaw
I do not deny that I planned sabotage. I did not plan it in a spirit of recklessness nor because I have any love of violence. I planned it as a result of a calm and sober assessment of the political situation that had arisen after many years of tyranny, exploitation and oppression of my people by the whites.
Affliction comes to us, not to make us sad but sober; not to make us sorry but wise.
H. G. Wells
The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to stimulate the mystical faculties of human nature, usually crushed to earth by the cold facts and dry criticisms of the sober hour.
'My country, right or wrong' is a thing no patriot would ever think of saying except in a desperate case. It is like saying 'My mother, drunk or sober.'
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I got sober. I stopped killing myself with alcohol. I began to think: 'Wait a minute - if I can stop doing this, what are the possibilities?' And slowly it dawned on me that it was maybe worth the risk.
A drunkard would not give money to sober people. He said they would only eat it, and buy clothes and send their children to school with it.
I've been drunk for about a week now, and I thought it might sober me up to sit in a library.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
The worst thing about some men is that when they are not drunk they are sober.
William Butler Yeats
True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
Better sleep with a sober cannibal than a drunken Christian.
I just got tired of being sick and tired and feeling down. Unfortunately, you don't realize this until you're getting sober but the reason why you're depressed all the time is it's the drugs that are depressing you.
Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature.
A gentleman is never rude except on purpose - I can honestly be nasty sober, believe you me.
Better to sleep with a sober cannibal than a drunken Christian.
All the mistakes I've ever made in my life have been when I've been drunk. I haven't made hardly any mistakes sober, ever, ever.
People still question my sobriety, my commitment to the program, and that hurts. I take things day by day, and sometimes I take them minute by minute, but I honor my commitment to stay sober.
Sober up, and you see and hear everything you'd been able to avoid hearing before.
Sammy Davis, Jr.
At 62, I remain clean and sober and my ponytail remains erect.
Getting sober was one of the three pivotal events in my life, along with becoming an actor and having a child. Of the three, finding my sobriety was the hardest thing.
You know I love pot, and I love beer, but I am totally sober, just because it completely stopped working for me.
Getting sober just exploded my life. Now I have a much clearer sense of myself and what I can and can't do. I am more successful than I have ever been. I feel very positive where I never did before, and I think that's all a direct result of getting sober.
Jamie Lee Curtis
Young men are apt to think themselves wise enough, as drunken men are apt to think themselves sober enough.
Ireland sober is Ireland stiff.
I have the obsessiveness of someone who's a sober, recovering addict displacing his addiction. Except I never had the addiction.
I wish I'd gotten sober at a younger age.
I would not like to see a person who is sober, moderate, chaste and just say that there is no God. They would speak disinterestedly at least, but such a person is not to be found.
Jean de la Bruyere
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