Quotes of the Day for 27 July 2001 – Smoking
No matter whether you smoke now, have smoked, or never smoked, there is little doubt that the pernicious weed tobacco has caused a few problems. It was on this day in 1586 that Sir Walter Raleigh introduced the practice of Smoking to England, here are a few more recent quotes.
Tobacco, coffee, alcohol, hashish, prussic acid, strychnine, are weak dilutions; the surest poison is time.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
To cease smoking is the easiest thing I ever did; I ought to know because I have done it a thousand times.
- Mark Twain
I feel the happiest when I can light my American cigarettes with Soviet matches.
- Mohammed Daud Khan, President of Afghanistan
It is now proved beyond doubt that smoking is one of the leading causes of statistics.
- Fletcher Knebel
Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar.
- Sigmund Freud
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