8 Poetic Sayings about Wine and Love for Valentine’s Day

8 Poetic Sayings about Wine and Love for Valentine’s Day

All you need is love, right? Except for the Greek tragic playwright Euripedes, who sometime between 480-406 BC figured out one of humanity’s most enduring truths: “Where there is no wine, there is no love.”  The relationship between wine and love became so intertwined that not even religion has rooted it out of us in intervening centures. According to the 16th-century Christian reformer Martin Luther, who defied the Catholic church's ban on priests marrying: “He who loves not women, wine, and song remains a fool his whole life long.” But wine is not only about drunken merriment. You disagree? Alright, let’s rephrase that:...

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