Winter quotes..

When all is said and done, the weather and love are the two elements about which one can never be sure.
– Alice Hoffman

“Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.”
– Pietro Aretino

In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me
there lay an invincible summer.

– Albert Camus

Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.
– Victor Hugo

Blow, blow, thou winter wind
Thou art not so unkind,
As man’s ingratitude.
– William Shakespeare

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we
did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.

– Anne Bradstreet

Perhaps I am a bear, or some hibernating animal underneath, for the instinct to be half asleep all winter is so strong in me.

– Anne Morrow Lindbergh

On a lone winter evening, when the frost Has wrought a silence.
– John Keats

In the bleak midwinter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak midwinter, Long ago.
– Christina Rossetti

Isn’t it interesting that the same people who laugh at science fiction listen to weather forecasts and economists?
– Kelvin Throop III

Don’t knock the weather. If it didn’t change once in a while, nine out of ten people couldn’t start a conversation.
– Kin Hubbard

“Spring, summer, and fall fill us with hope; winter alone reminds us of the human condition.”
– Mignon McLaughlin

“One kind word can warm three winter months.”
– Japanese Proverb

“Every winter, When the great sun has turned his face away, The earth goes down into a vale of grief, And fasts, and weeps, and shrouds herself in sables, Leaving her wedding-garlands to decay
– Then leaps in spring to his returning kisses.”
– Charles Kingsley

“There is a privacy about it which no other season gives you…. In spring, summer and fall people sort of have an open season on each other; only in the winter, in the country, can you have longer, quiet stretches when you can savor belonging to yourself.”
– Ruth Stout

Winter is icumen in, Lhude sing Goddamm, Raineth drop and staineth slop, And how the wind doth ramm! Sing: Goddamm.
– Ezra Pound

In the bleak midwinter Frosty wind made moan, Earth stood hard as iron, Water like a stone; Snow had fallen, snow on snow, Snow on snow, In the bleak midwinter, Long ago.
– Christina G. Rossetti


 

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