Coca Cola Quotes

Quotes tagged as "coca-cola" (showing 1-12 of 12)
Joe Hill
“You know, we might’ve fucked up the planet, sucking out all the oil, melting the ice caps, allowing ska music to flourish, but we made Coca-Cola, so goddamn it, people weren’t all bad.”
Joe Hill, The Fireman

Tom Standage
“A billion hours ago, human life appeared on earth. A billion minutes ago, Christianity emerged. A billion seconds ago, the Beatles changed music. A billion Coca-Colas ago was yesterday morning. —Robert Goizueta, chief executive of the Coca-Cola Company, April 1997”
Tom Standage, A History of the World in 6 Glasses

Paul Bowles
“The Americans are the nature of the future," she would announce in her hearty voice. "Here's to 'em. God bless their gadgets, great and small, God bless Frigidaire, Tampax and Coca-Cola. Yes, even Coca-Cola,darling." (It was generally conceded that Coca-Cola's advertising was ruining the picturesqueness of Morocco.)”
Paul Bowles, Let it Come Down

Tom Standage
“This original version of Coca-Cola contained a small amount of coca extract and therefore a trace of cocaine. (It was eliminated early in the twentieth century, though other extracts derived from coca leaves remain part of the drink to this day.) Its creation was not the accidental concoction of an amateur experimenting in his garden, but the deliberate and painstaking culmination of months of work by an experienced maker of quack remedies.”
Tom Standage, A History of the World in 6 Glasses

Tom Standage
“But [Coca-Cola] was also genuinely welcomed by the servicemen in far-flung military bases: Coca-Cola reminded them of home and helped to maintain morale.”
Tom Standage, A History of the World in 6 Glasses

Tom Standage
“But an oft-heard complaint, as companies spread their tentacles around the world and compete on a global playing field, is that globalization is merely a new form of imperialism.”
Tom Standage, A History of the World in 6 Glasses

Teju Cole
“There was no starting point for the rebellion, but I could mark an arbitrary one: that a grown-up was someone who, first and foremost, could drink a Coke at whim.”
Teju Cole, Open City

“Piana coli w szklance opadła z wolna, tworząc na powierzchni płynu bąblaste wiry.”
Jan Lewandowski, Stawka Na Tchórza

“Coca-Cola should always be within an arm's reach of desire.”
Robert W. Woodruff

Deyth Banger
“Everyone has a story with coca-cola people like Wayne Dyer even and people like Alan Rickman and many other people, so... they are dead so you can take it Coca-Cola is part of the history!”
Deyth Banger

Deyth Banger
“More likely drinking Coca-Cola... than water will be a symmetry...”
Deyth Banger, Symmetrical

Yuval Noah Harari
“Mentre nel 2010 l’obesità e le malattie connesse hanno ucciso circa 3 milioni di persone, i terroristi hanno fatto 7697 vittime in tutto il mondo, la maggior parte delle quali nei paesi in via di sviluppo. Per l’americano o l’europeo medio, la Coca-Cola costituisce una minaccia assai più letale di al-Qaida.”
Yuval Noah Harari, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

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