Gallon quotes:

  • Take to every Gallon of Honey, three Gallons of water, and put them both together, and set them over so soft a fire, that you may endure to melt and break the honey with your hands. -- Kenelm Digby
  • Nothing panics politicians like $4 a gallon gas. -- John Sununu
  • I drink a gallon of water a day. -- Gabrielle Union
  • A pint of sweat, saves a gallon of blood. -- George S. Patton
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  • We have gasoline at $2 a gallon. If that doesn't drive demand, I don't know what will. -- Jennifer Granholm
  • I eat a lot of kale, and I drink about half a gallon to a gallon of water a day. -- John Salley
  • Following the devastation of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, $3 per gallon gasoline became common and our nation has come under considerable strain. -- Paul Gillmor
  • I need to know the price of a gallon of milk and a dozen eggs. I need to know right now. -- Lamar Alexander
  • Simply raising fuel economy standards for passenger cars and light trucks to 33 miles per gallon would eliminate our oil imports from the Persian Gulf. -- Jan Schakowsky
  • Believe me, you lose more than a gallon of fluids during a race. You could lose between six and 10 pounds during a race, depending on hot it is. -- Michael Andretti
  • Pickups, S.U.V.'s, vans and the like represent about 80 million vehicles, with mileage of perhaps 13 to 16 miles per gallon. Converting those should be our first priority. -- Andy Grove
  • We never had it as rough as the kids have it today. Look at the price of a gallon of gas or a piece of real estate or a college education. -- Suze Orman
  • While I may not agree with all of President Obama's energy policies, I strongly supported his successful effort to double fuel economy standards for cars and trucks to 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025. -- Bernie Sanders
  • Climate change might be disastrous, but does that mean we want carbon taxes that raise the price of a gallon of heating oil to $10? And how exactly will those taxes affect economic growth? -- Alex Berenson
  • They think they can make fuel from horse manure - now, I don't know if your car will be able to get 30 miles to the gallon, but it's sure gonna put a stop to siphoning. -- Billie Holiday
  • In addition to contributing to erosion, pollution, food poisoning, and the dead zone, corn requires huge amounts of fossil fuel - it takes a half gallon of fossil fuel to produce a bushel of corn. -- Michael Pollan
  • Drilling in the refuge will not solve America's energy problem. The Energy Department's own figures show that drilling would not change gas prices by more than a penny a gallon, and this would be 20 years from now. -- Lois Capps
  • When you buy a gallon of gas, over 60 percent of the energy you pay for goes out the radiator in the form of waste heat? That's why you have a radiator in your car in the first place. -- Wilson Greatbatch
  • Scientists at MIT and engineering schools all across America say that they could improve the fuel economy standards for the existing set of vehicles by 10 miles per gallon using existing technology, without compromising safety or comfort at all. -- Ed Markey
  • I think it's wonderful that people in pickup trucks are buying two flats of dog food and a copy of 'Bastard.' I want my view of the world to be right up there next to gallon boxes of Tide. -- Dorothy Allison
  • The technology is just so far gone. It's just like back in the day you needed a suitcase just to have a cell phone. The battery was so heavy, it was like carrying a gallon of soda around with you all day. -- Jam Master Jay
  • The price of crude oil accounts for 55 percent of the price of a gallon of gasoline, driven by global supply and demand. The United States depends on foreign sources of oil for 62 percent of our nation's supply. By 2010, this is projected to jump to 75 percent. -- Gary Miller
  • We have a country that is $5 a gallon gas, $4 a gallon gas, we got unbearable unemployment and a federal government that is out of control. We have to take back this country and we've got to get off the sidelines and take it to President Obama. -- Tim Pawlenty
  • People say this all the time and everyone, like, nods their head and is like, 'Oh yeah, totally,' but no one ever does it, including myself. I can do better at it, is just drinking a lot of water, like a gallon and a half, two gallons a day, like, straight water all day. -- Ronda Rousey
  • In my personal belief, the big problem with climate change is getting people to understand the magnitude and scale that we're dealing with. If you buy a vehicle that gets 35 miles to the gallon, that means nothing; it's not enough. We need to make changes across society and in every piece of the energy pie. -- Marshall Herskovitz
  • Never argue with people who buy ink by the gallon.... -- Mark Twain
  • Never argue with people who buy ink by the gallon.... -- Mark Twain
  • You need some coffee, don't you?""Yes, I've only had a gallon. -- John Grisham
  • A spoonful of honey will catch more flies than a gallon of vinegar. -- Benjamin Franklin
  • Under President Bachmann you will see gasoline come down below $2 a gallon again, -- Michele Bachmann
  • What's cheaper than a gallon of gas? An ebook. Save a dollar, stay home and read! -- Shandy L. Kurth
  • You might be a redneck if you give your dad a gallon of Pepto-Bismol for his birthday. -- Jeff Foxworthy
  • Finland has produced so many brilliant distance runners because back home it costs $2.50 a gallon for gas. -- Esa Tikkanen
  • Never use a gallon of words to express a spoonful of thought. Our unadorned word should be enough. -- John Stott
  • Wait a minute. What did you just say? You're predicting $4-a-gallon gas? ... That's interesting. I hadn't heard that. -- George W. Bush
  • The only [working] ritual is making tea. I use the loose leaves and drink it by the gallon. -- Stephen King
  • Usually it takes a bottle of Bacardi and a gallon of Coke to get John out of his seat. -- Eamon Dunphy
  • I believe in the old and sound rule that an ounce of sweat will save a gallon of blood. -- George S. Patton
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  • It'll be nice to know that every gallon of petrol a Manchester United fan buys is going into our kitty. -- Noel Gallagher
  • Trains are not any more energy efficient than the average automobile, with both getting about 48 passenger miles to the gallon. -- Ronald Reagan
  • I'm not particularly impressed with going 50 miles per gallon. That doesn't impress me when we can go to the moon. -- Alexandra Paul
  • I need to know the price of a gallon of milk and a dozen eggs. I need to know right now -- Lamar Alexander
  • Red-hot songs were born on the black streets of Baltimore, where I delivered five-gallon cans of kerosene and ten-pound bags of coal. -- Jerry Leiber
  • Every time we burn a gallon of gas or an acre of rain forest, aren't we killing the future to preserve the present? -- Chuck Palahniuk
  • Gas prices - it is $6 a gallon here. People in L.A. are furious. You can't tell, of course, because of the Botox. -- Craig Ferguson
  • Did we put our kids in 0.5-mile-per-gallon (mpg) tanks and 17 feet per gallon aircraft carriers because we failed to put them in 32-mpg cars? -- Hunter Lovins
  • Rickey got a big ranch. Rickey got a big bull. Rickey got horses. Rickey got chickens and everything. And Rickey got a 20-gallon hat. -- Rickey Henderson
  • I took a shower under a fountain drink machine at a gas station because it beats showering with unleaded gasoline at $3.33 a gallon and rising. -- Jarod Kintz
  • What I did was pour out about a gallon of Chanel Number Five and put a burning wedding invitation to it, and boom, I'm recycling. -- Chuck Palahniuk
  • I vote Democrat because I believe oil companies profits of 4% on a gallon of gas are obscene, but the government taxing the same gallon at 15% isn't. -- David Letterman
  • It's not just a hurricane. It's the demand for gas in China... We're paying $3 a gallon, and the oil companies are making historic profits every quarter. -- Ron Klein
  • Your grandchildren will likely find it incredible - or even sinful - that you burned up a gallon of gasoline to fetch a pack of cigarettes! -- Paul MacCready
  • We went into a recession in 2008 because of gasoline prices. The bubble burst in housing because people couldn't pay their mortgages because of $4 a gallon gasoline. -- Rick Santorum
  • For God's sake, be economical with your lamps and candles! not a gallon you burn, but at least one drop of man's blood was spilled for it. -- Herman Melville
  • My I love you was a measured response, like one gallon of coffee in one cup of sugar. It was just overflowing with an awakening of my soul. -- Jarod Kintz
  • I was once part of a Christmas cabaret. I sang 'I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus.' I tap-danced. I had a ten-gallon hat. It was quite absurd. -- Peter Dinklage
  • The way to bring gas prices down is to end our dependence on oil and use the renewable sources that can give us the equivalent of $1 per gallon gasoline. -- Al Gore
  • There's a turkey shortage. Are you aware of that fact? There's also a gravy shortage. It's up to $4 a gallon. Governor Chris Christie wants to build a gravy pipeline. -- David Letterman
  • I eat a salad every single day. I also have been doing the juice 'thing' after every workout, and I try to drink a half-gallon of water a day. -- Jill Wagner
  • If the automobile had followed the same development as the computer, a Rolls-Royce would today cost $100, get a million miles per gallon, and explode once a year killing everyone inside. -- Robert X. Cringely
  • I don't get why arabs are so pissed off at us. I mean they have enough oil for all of them to drive a hummer at what, maybe 1.50 a gallon? -- Zach Braff
  • Who better than Wal-Mart, after all, to make a kilowatt of electricity go twice as far, or a gallon of fuel move our trucks move three times the distance?" -Wal-Mart ad -- Charles Fishman
  • Fifteen states across the country have gas prices that have dipped below $2. That means it's now cheaper to buy a gallon of liquefied dinosaurs than one cup of coffee at Starbucks. -- Jimmy Fallon
  • When I was 14, and for the next four years, I was lifting and hauling 10-gallon milk cans full of milk. That will put muscles on you even if you're not trying. -- Harmon Killebrew
  • It's a lifestyle. If you do something good that is worth making, you should make it forever. It's like being a farmer. Just because he makes a gallon of milk doesn't make him stop. -- Josh Smith
  • When the poor farmer of India is unable to buy a gallon of gasoline to run his simple water pump because the world's demand has priced him out of the market, who is to blame? -- Richard J. Foster
  • John D. Rockefeller was certainly the first to create a consumer product that was sold literally throughout the entire world. Those blue 5-gallon cans showed up in some of the remotest parts of the world. -- Charles R. Morris