Tea Quotes

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I thought I would start a list of some cool tea quotes! Do you have a favorite tea quote? I’d love to add it to my list and attribute it to you. Oh, and why not make your own quote!

You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me. ~ C.S Lewis

Women are like tea bags.They do not know how strong they are until they get into hot water. ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

While there’s tea, there’s hope. ~ Arthur W. Pinero

Computer: Tea. Earl Gray. Hot. ~ Jean Luc Picard (played by Patrick Stewart), Captain of the Starship Enterprise, Star Trek: The Next Generation

I got nasty habits; I take tea at three. ~ Mick Jagger

Never trust a man who, when left alone in a room with a teacozy, doesn’t try it on. ~ Billy Connolly

As long as it is hot, wet and goes down the right way, its fine with me. ~ Sarah Fergerson, The Duchess of York, Talking About Tea

Come, let us have some tea and continue to talk about happy things. ~ Chaim Potok

If you are cold, tea will warm you. If you are too heated, it will cool you. If you are depressed, it will cheer you. If you are excited, it will calm you. ~ William Gladstone

Coffee is my wake-me-up. Tea is my hug-me-up. ~ Sam Title

The Death Star is just full of British actors opening doors and going,Oh… I… oh… What is it Lieutenant Sebastian? It’s just the Rebels, sir… they’re here. My God, man! Do they want tea? No, I think they’re after something a bit more than that, sir. I don’t know what it is, but they’ve brought a flag. Damn, that’s dash cunning of them. ~ Eddie Izzard, Dress to Kill

Coffee isn’t my cup of tea. ~ Samuel Goldwyn

Can I get ya anything? Coffee? Tea? Me? ~ Cynthia (Cyn) played by Joan Cusack in “Workng Girl,” which happens to be one of my favorite movies of all time! Also starring Melanie Griffith, Sigourney Weaver and Harrison Ford. Written by: Kevin Wade

Make tea not war. ~ Monty Python, Flying Circus

Drink your tea slowly and reverently, as if it is the axis on which the world earth revolves – slowly, evenly, without rushing toward the future. ~ Thich Nat Hahn

I have to wake up and drink chamomile tea to slow down. ~ Janice Dickinson

Enjoy life sip by sip, not gulp by gulp. ~ The Minister of Leaves

Chocolate thickens the saliva, which isn’t good news if you’ve gotta recite Shakespeare or sing Iron Man. Having said that, you’re not supposed to drink tea either but I still do before gigs. It’s not very rock and roll, but it’s like a magic potion to me. ~ Ozzy Osbourne

Tea is drunk to forget the din of the world. ~ T’ien Yiheng

I’m a little teapot, short and stout. Here is my handle. Here is my spout. When I get all steamed up, hear me shout. Tip me over and pour me out! ~ “The Teapot Song” was originally written by George Harold Sanders and Clarence Z. Kelley

The following quote was submitted by: @RunaNation

The spirit of the tea beverage is one of peace, comfort, and refinement. ~ Arthur Gray Content

The following quote was submitted by: @TeasAtGirnar

There is no trouble so great or grave that cannot be much diminished by a nice cup of tea. ~ Bernard-Paul Heroux

The following quote was submitted by: @Butikiteas

Each cup of tea represents an imaginary voyage.  ~ Catherine Douzel

6 comments on “Tea Quotes

  1. Ashton Riley July 3, 2014 6:39 PM

    Life is like a cup of tea. Its all in how you make it <3 my all time favourite

  2. Ahinsa Tea March 20, 2014 6:34 AM

    Nice quotes collection

  3. Ainee Beland January 13, 2014 10:31 AM

    I am happy to find your site. I do include quotes in most of tea blog page. For me the quotes sort of set the mood and direction of the blog. I try to hold true to this but unsure since I have no readers. I do things for myself with no credit.

    My favorite tea book for quotes is: Tea Wisdom by Aaron Fisher; it is inspirational quotes and quips about the world’s most celebrated beverage.

    “I can drink tea until the cows come home and I love the atmosphere in tea shops.”–Zola Budd

    Happy teas to you!

  4. Kirsty Parsons August 23, 2013 3:32 AM

    Here’s one of my favourite tea quotes – it’s just so true, especially if it’s a lovely English Breakfast tea.

    “I say let the world go to hell, but I should always have my tea.” (Fyodor Dovstoyevsky, Notes from Underground).

  5. Lelia February 17, 2011 6:56 PM

    Great quotes. I’m starting a list and I’ll share them with you.

    • a girl with tea February 17, 2011 7:35 PM

      Awesome! Thanks Lelia 🙂

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