Winter Quotes

Albert camus - in the depths of winter i finally learned there...
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, A Christmas Carol

Every mile is two in winter.
George Herbert, Jacula Prudentum
Do not despair of life. Think of the fox, prowling in a winter night to satisfy his hunger. His race survives I do not believe any of them ever committed suicide.
Henry David Thoreau
Spring is the time of the year, when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade.
Charles Dickens, Great expectations
T. s. eliot - april is the cruellest month, breedinglilacs out...

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
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
In the midst of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer.
Albert Camus
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
What is life? It is a flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
Crowfoot
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Albert Camus
Willa cathe - winter lies too long in country towns hangs on...
When you have once seen the glow of happiness on the face of a beloved person, you know that a man can have no vocation but to awaken that light on the faces surrounding him. In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Albert Camus
The tendinous part of the mind, so to speak, is more developed in winter the fleshy, in summer. I should say winter had given the bone and sinew to literature, summer the tissues and the blood.
John Burroughs
Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart.
Victor Hugo
What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.
Crowfoot
An old man loved is winter with flowers.
Edgar Z. Friedenberg
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
Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.
Victor Hugo
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Dr. Robert Schulle
If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant.
Anne Bradstreet
There comes a time when summer asks what you have been doing all winter.
Unknown
I dream of wayward gulls and all landless lovers, rare moments of winter sun, peace, privacy, for everyone.
William F. Claire
Long stormy spring - Time, wet contentious April, winter chilling the lap of very May but at length the season of summer does come.
Thomas Carlyle
Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen.
Willa Cather, My Antonia
In the depth of winter, I learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
Albert Camus
What is life It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the winter time.
Crowfoot
One kind word can warm three winter months.
Japanese prove
The tendinous part of the mind, so to speak, is more developed in winter; the fleshy, in summer. I should say winter had given the bone and sinew to literature, summer the tissues and the blood.
John Burroughs, The Snow - Walkers
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed there is no winter and no night all tragedies, all ennuis, vanish, - All duties even.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A well frog knows nothing of the ocean for it is bound by its space. The Spring insect knows nothing of the Winter because it is bound to a single season.
Chuang Tzu
The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.
Mark Twain
And for the season it was winter, and they that know the winters of that country know them to be sharp and violent, and subject to cruel and fierce storms.
William Bradford, Of Plymouth Plantation
Winter is come and gone, But grief returns with the revolving year.
Percy Bysshe Shelley, Adonais
Wisdom comes with winters.
Oscar Wildedmissions literature at Colby College.