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Letter "V" » vinegar
«As the best wine doth make the sharpest vinegar, so the deepest love turneth to the deadliest hate.»
«And Boaz said unto her, At mealtime come thou hither, and eat of the bread, and dip thy morsel in the vinegar. And she sat beside the reapers: and he reached her parched corn, and she did eat, and was sufficed, and left.»
«And one ran and filled a spunge full of vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink, saying, Let alone; let us see whether Elias will come to take him down.»
«And straightway one of them ran, and took a spunge, and filled it with vinegar, and put it on a reed, and gave him to drink.»
«And when they were come unto a place called Golgotha, that is to say, a place of a skull, / They gave him vinegar to drink mingled with gall: and when he had tasted thereof, he would not drink.»
«As he that taketh away a garment in cold weather, and as vinegar upon nitre, so is he that singeth songs to an heavy heart.»
«As vinegar to the teeth, and as smoke to the eyes, so is the sluggard to them that send him.»
«And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, / Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When either man or woman shall separate themselves to vow a vow of a Nazarite, to separate themselves unto the LORD: / He shall separate himself from wine and strong drink, and shall drink no vinegar of wine, or vinegar of strong drink, neither shall he drink any liquor of grapes, nor eat moist grapes, or dried.»
«'Tis melancholy, and a fearful sign Of human frailty, folly, also crime, That love and marriage rarely can combine, Although they both are born in the same clime; Marriage from love, like vinegar from wine - A sad, sour, sober beverage - by time Is s»
Author: Lord Byron
«A cucumber should be well sliced, and dressed with pepper and vinegar, and then thrown out, as good for nothing»
Author: Samuel Johnson