Gin – drinken bag en succesfyldt karriere?

Fra W.C. Fields til Hemmingway - Ginen bag manden?

At W.C. Fields har en mening om gin, kan næppe undre nogen, men det har mange andre også. Her kan du se en række citater fra berømte personen og nedenunder får du anbefalet bøger af eller om de mennesker, som er citeret. Om gin har haft indflydelse på deres succes, skal jeg lade være op til dig.

Vil du selv prøve om gin kan fremme din karriere, henviser vi også til en bog om ginens historie med opskrifter

  • “I decided I was a lemon for a couple of weeks. I kept myself amused all that time jumping in and out of a gin and tonic.” - Douglas Adams
  • "Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine." - Humphrey Bogart in the film "Casablanca
  •  “A real gimlet is half gin and half Rose's lime juice and nothing else." - Raymond Chandler
  • "The gin and tonic has saved more Englishmen´s lives and minds, than all the doctors in the Empire" - Winston Churchil
  • "A perfect martini should be made by filling a glass with gin then waving it in the general direction of Italy." - Noël Coward
  • “I exercise strong self control, I never drink anything stronger than gin before breakfast.” - W.C. Fields
  • "When a man who is drinking neat gin starts talking about his mother he is past all argument.” - C.S. Forester
  • "15 parts gin to one vermouth. I had never tasted anything so cool and clean. They made me feel civilized.” - Ernest Hemmingway
  • "To endure the pain of living, we all drug ourselves more or less with gin" - George Bernard Shaw
  • “He was white and shaken, like a dry martini.” - P. G. Wodehouse