Assorted cycling & wine-related quotes appear on each bottle of wine. 

There's Nothing Like a Good Quote...

Beginning with 2006, each Peloton vintage features a cycling-related quote on the back label. These are humorous or insightful bits of wisdom from the famous, infamous and ambiguous. Let us know if you have a good wine or cycling-related quote. Email it to and if we like it, we'll post it on this site. Below is a list of quotes that appear on each vintage plus some additional ones we like. Enjoy!

On the bottle... 


Whoever invented the bicycle deserves the thanks of humanity.
— Lord Charles Beresford


Think of bicycles as rideable art that can just about save the world.
— Grant Peterson


Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
— Albert Einstein


Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride.
— John F. Kennedy


I want to ride my bicycle. I want to ride my bike! I want to ride my bicycle, I want to ride it where I like!
— Freddie Mercury of Queen


Friendships develop over food & wine.
— Prince Nicholas Romanoff


The bicycle is a curious vehicle. Its passenger is its engine.
— John Howard

Assorted Quips

To prepare for a race there is nothing better than a good pheasant, some champagne and a woman.
— Jacques Anquetil, 5-time Tour de France winner.
Get a bicycle. You will certainly not regret it, if you live.
— Mark Twain (in reference to the dangerous nature of early bicycles)
Bicycling is a big part of the future. It has to be. There’s something wrong with a society that drives a car to workout in a gym.
— Bill Nye, the Science Guy
This is not Disneyland, or Hollywood. I’ll give you an example: I’ve read that I flew up the hills and mountains of France. But you don’t fly up a hill. You struggle slowly and painfully up a hill, and maybe, if you work very hard, you get to the top ahead of everybody else.
— Lance Armstrong, professional cyclist