In almost every language there are toasts, which one uses when enjoying alcoholic drinks or while Zuprosten. Most often one wishes oneself thereby health and general well-being. The so-called To drink is an ancient custom since there are people and alcohol. In not a few toasts the consumption is also described by overabundant alcohol as unproblematic and positive.
Therefore, the note is permitted: Alcohol is an excellent solvent. It dissolves families, marriages, friendships, employment relationships, bank accounts, liver and brain cells. It just does not solve any problems. But this is by no means a moderate Weingenuss question.
To the middle, to the tit, to the bag, zack zack. In this sense - off into the gutter.
We wish all women that they are surrounded only by beautiful and exotic animals. That they have a Jaguar in the garage, a tiger in bed, a sable around their shoulders, and especially a donkey who can pay for it all (Russian source).
Man drinks, the horse drinks, but sometimes it is the other way around.
Drink, smoke, kiss, cheer, drive and overtake,
everything brings you, whether early or later, to Peter in the ether.
With a stiff arm to the stiff middle, according to old custom and fathers custom.
May your way be light, may the wind always come from behind you, may the sun shine warm in your face, may a gentle rain fall on the fields. And until we meet again, may God hold you in his hand. Bottom up!
|Egypt||Bisochtak, fairy sihetak|
|Albania||Gëzuar (for the good of you)|
|Arabia||Ya salam (peace), Fisehatak (on health)|
|Armenia||Genatset (on life)|
|Bolivia||Salud (Health), Salud y amor y tiempo para disfrutarlo |
(Health and love and time to enjoy)
|Bosnia Herzegovina||Živjeli (Live, to life)|
|Brazil||Saúde (Health), Viva (Lebe)|
|Brittany||Yeched mad (Breton: for good)|
|Bulgaria|| Nasdrawe (on health) |
Wino sladko - garlo gladko (sweet wine - flow in)
|China||ganbei (dry / empty glass), Yung sing (drink and win) |
Kong Chien, Nien Nien
|Costa Rica||Pura Vida (meaning: eternal life)|
|Denmark|| Skål (Prost), Bunden i vejret eller resten i håret |
(Emptying or the rest into the hair)
|Germany||Health, go away /...|