Champagne Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old champagne quotes, champagne sayings, and champagne proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Champagne is one of the elegant extras in life.     

Charles Dickens

Pleasure without Champagne is purely artificial.     

Oscar Wilde

Champagne... the wine of kings, the king of wines.     

Guy De Maupassant

Don't die with a bottle of champagne in your fridge.     

Rufus Sewell

There is nothing like champagne to ensure sweet dreams.     

Elizabeth Forsythe Hailey

Champagne is the only wine that enhances a woman's beauty.     

Madame de Pompadour

Champagne had the taste of an apple peeled with a steel knife.     

Aldous Huxley

Champagne is the one thing that gives me zest when I feel tired.     

Brigitte Bardot

Champagne. In victory one deserves it, in defeat one needs it.     

Napoleon Bonaparte

Champagne is the wine of civilization and the oil of government.     

Winston Churchill

Champagne offers a minimum of alcohol and a maximum of companionship.     

David Niven

You can have too much champagne to drink but you can never have enough.     

Elmer Rice

Champagne, if you are seeking the truth, is better than a lie detector. It encourages a man to be expansive, even reckless, while lie detectors are only a challenge to tell lies successfully.     

Graham Greene

Champagne is the only drink that leaves a woman still beautiful after drinking it.     

Madame de Pompadour

Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right.     

F. Scott Fitzgerald

A single glass of champagne imparts a feeling of exhilaration. The nerves are braced; the imagination is stirred, the wits become more nimble.     

Winston Churchill

Of all wines, Champagne is the one that is the anytime drink, the panacea for all ills, the best bottle for any occasion and absolutely the only solution when there is something to celebrate.     

Serena Sutcliffe

There comes a time in every woman's life when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne.     

Bette Davis

The thing about champagne,you say, unfoiling the cork, unwinding the wire restraint, is that is the ultimate associative object. Every time you open a bottle of champagne, it's a celebration, so there's no better way of starting a celebration than opening a bottle of champagne. Every time you sip it, you're sipping from all those other celebrations. The joy accumulates over time.     

David Levithan

Champagne with its foaming whirls/As white as Cleopatra's pearls.     

Lord Byron

If you're given champagne at lunch, there's a catch somewhere.     

Richard Lyons

Champagne makes you feel like it's Sunday and better days are just around the corner.     

Marlene Dietrich

Not only does one drink champagne, but one inhales it, one looks at it, one swallows it ...And one drinks it.     

Edward VII

Champagne and orange juice is a great drink. The orange improves the champagne. The champagne definitely improves the orange.     

Philip the Apostle

Drinking champagne after making love is like taking a bath in chilled pearls.     

Anistatia R. Miller

Always keep a bottle of Champagne in the fridge for special occasions. Sometimes, the special occasion is that you've got a bottle of Champagne in the fridge.     

Hester Browne

Pink Champagne is about having fun and letting go, and living your life to the fullest!     

Ariana Grande