Sunday, August 16, 2015

Tea Readings: I'd like another word with you!

I thought another cup of interesting tea quotes was in order.  Who knew there would be so many all dedicated to a beverage!  Enjoy and check out the first round on a previous post.

“Where there's tea there's hope.”

~ Arthur Wing Pinero

“Tea is drunk to forget the din of the world.”
~ T'ien Yi-heng

“I take pleasure in tea, appreciating it with my spirit and therefore cannot explain why.”
~ Sen Joo

“Surely a pretty woman never looks prettier than when making tea.”
~ Mary Elizabeth Braddon, Lady Audley's Secret

“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.”
~ Henry James, The Portrait of a Lady

“Dad was at his desk when I opened the door, doing what all British people do when they're freaked out: drinking tea.”
~ Rachel Hawkins, Demonglass

“Tea! Bless ordinary everyday afternoon tea!”
~ Agatha Christie

“A simple cup of tea is far from a simple matter.”
~ Mary Lou Heiss, The Story of Tea: A Cultural History and Drinking Guide

“The most trying hours in life are between four o'clock and the evening meal. A cup of tea at this time adds a lot of comfort and happiness.”
~ Royal S. Copeland

“Some people will tell you there is a great deal of poetry and fine sentiment in a chest of tea.” 
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson, Letters and Social Aims

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