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I'm afraid I talk a lot, too much, perhaps.
I should have been a lawyer or a college professor or a windy politician,
though I'm glad I am not any of these.
- Tom Glazer

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Breathless, we flung us on a windy hill,
Laughed in the sun, and kissed the lovely grass.
- Rupert Brooke

When a child, my dreams rode on your wishes,
I was your son, high on your horse, My mind a top whipped
by the lashes Of your rhetoric,
windy of course.
- Stephen Spender

In spite of unseasonable wind, snow
and unexpected weather of all sorts -
a gardener still plants.
And tends what they have planted ...
believing that Spring will come.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

 

We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
- Bertha Calloway (attributed)

Capture a shadow,
dance with the wind,
stand in a rainbow,
begin at the end.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Life is full of beauty. Notice it.
Notice the bumble bee, the small child,
and the smiling faces.
Smell the rain, and feel the wind.
Live your life to the fullest potential,
and fight for your dreams.
- Ashley Smith

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I will move with the wind.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones,
as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
- Francois de la Rochefoucauld

One whispered yes becomes the wind song over an ocean of no's.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

If a man does not know what port he is steering for,
no wind is favorable to him.
- Seneca

I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new,
meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I will dance a little.
I will move with the wind.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Kites rise highest against the wind - not with it.
- Winston Churchill

If you want to be happy,
put your effort into controlling the sail, not the wind.
- Anonymous

No wind favors he who has no destined port.
- Montaigne

Why live?
Adding one to my count of days, or postponing
a feared death by another day do not inspire me.
I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new, meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

All we are is dust in the wind.
- the band Kansas

May the road rise up to meet you,
may the wind be ever at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face
and the rain fall softly on your fields.
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.
- Irish Blessing

Greatness is not in where we stand,
but in what direction we are moving.
We must sail sometimes with the wind
and sometimes against it -
but sail we must,
and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

I was born on the prairies where the wind blew free
and there was nothing to break the light of the sun.
I was born where there were no enclosures.
- Geronimo

I will dance a little.
I will move with the wind.
I will give my body to my love and celebrate
that we have substance beyond the idea of ourselves.
We can move. We can touch. This is my physical exclamation point.
This is how I can awaken my mind to the possibilities in the day.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing,
wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating;
there is really no such thing as bad weather,
only different kinds of good weather.
- John Ruskin

Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones,
as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Most people never run far enough on their first wind
to find out they've got a second.
- William James

A light wind swept over the corn, and all nature laughed in the sunshine.
- Anne Bronte

There is a muscular energy in sunlight corresponding
to the spiritual energy of wind.
- Annie Dillard

Trees go wandering forth in all directions with every wind,
going and coming like ourselves,
traveling with us around the sun two million miles a day,
and through space heaven knows how fast and far!
- John Muir

If you don't know where you are going,
you might wind up someplace else.
- Yogi Berra

We return thanks to our mother,
the earth, which sustains us.
We return thanks to the rivers and streams
which supply us with water.
We return thanks to all herbs, which furnish medicines
for the cure of our diseases.
We return thanks to the corn, and to her sisters,
the beans and squashes, which give us life.
We return thanks to the bushes and trees,
which provide us with fruit.
We return thanks to the wind,
which, moving the air, has banished diseases.
We return thanks to the moon and the stars,
which have given us their light when the sun was gone.
We return thanks to our grandfather He-no,
that he has protected his grandchildren from witches and reptiles,
and has given us his rain.
We return thanks to the sun,
that he has looked upon the earth with a beneficent eye.
Lastly, we return thanks to the Great Spirit,
in whom is embodied all goodness,
and who directs all things for the good of his children.
- Iroquois traditional

Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.
- Robert Green Ingersoll

If one does not know to which port one is sailing,
no wind is favorable.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things...
I play with leaves.
I skip down the street and run against the wind.
- Leo Buscaglia

To attempt to advise conceited people is like whistling against the wind.
- Thomas Hood

In a broader sense, the rhythms of nature,
large and small - the sounds of wind and water,
the sounds of birds and insects - must inevitably find
their analogues in music.
- George Crumb

Blossoms are scattered by the wind and the wind cares nothing,
but the blossoms of the heart no wind can touch.
- Yoshida Kenko

They sowed the wind and now they are going to reap the whirlwind.
- Arthur Harris

If enough people think of a thing and work hard enough at it,
I guess it's pretty nearly bound to happen,
wind and weather permitting.
- Laura Ingalls Wilder

Know when to tune out, if you listen to too much advice
you may wind up making other peoples mistakes.
- Ann Landers

O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
- Percy Bysshe Shelley

By laughing at me, the audience really laughs at themselves,
and realizing they have done this gives them sort of
a spiritual second wind for going back into the battles of life.
- Emmett Kelly

I've always stuck with Gibsons.
I've had Guilds and Fenders, too, but I always wind
up going back to Gibsons.
- Tommy Shaw

That's a powerful lucky rabbit's foot.
I got the part in Gone With the Wind because of it.
I got my Warner contract, thanks to it.
- Hattie McDaniel

There is no good in arguing with the inevitable.
The only argument available with an east wind is to put on your overcoat.
- James Russell Lowell

The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind.
But the goodness of a person spreads in all direction.
- Chanakya

This record has a lot of influences that I'd love to cover,
like Marvin Gaye and Earth, Wind and Fire.
Maybe I'll do some covers of my major influences during my live show.
- Jon Secada

There's not a wind but whispers of thy name;
And not a flow'r that grows beneath the moon,
But in its hues and fragrance tells a tale Of thee,
my love.
- Barry Cornwall

Hoist up sail while gale doth last, Tide and wind stay no man's pleasure.
- Robert Southwell

Absence is to love what wind is to fire;
it extinguishes the small,
it enkindles the great.
- Roger de Rabutin

Who has seen the wind? Neither you nor I but when the
trees bow down their heads,
the wind is passing by.
- Christina Rossetti

Thus far we run before the wind.
- Arthur Murphy

What, nephew, said the king, is the wind in that door?
- Thomas Malory

I never get the girl.
I wind up with a country instead.
- Anthony Quinn

Human misery must somewhere have a stop;
there is no wind that always blows a storm.
- Euripides

Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world,
for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon
the mountains like a flame!
- William Butler Yeats

We need to focus on green jobs: solar,
wind, geothermal, biomass.There's so many opportunities.
But other countries like China are getting ahead of the curve.
- Alexi Giannoulias

His heart was like a sensitive plant,
that opens for a moment in the sunshine,
but curls up and shrinks into itself at the slightest touch of the finger,
or the lightest breath of wind.
- Anne Bronte

I can't change the direction of the wind,
but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
- Jimmy Dean

He ploughs the waves, sows the sand,
and hopes to gather the wind in a net,
who places his hopes in the heart of a woman.
- Jacopo Sannazaro

The little reed, bending to the force of the wind,
soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
- Aesop

Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way,
and now that, and changes name as it changes direction.
- Dante Alighieri

Oaths are but words, and words are but wind.
- Samuel Butler

Being married means I can break wind and eat ice cream in bed.
- Brad Pitt

God tempers the wind to the shorn lamb.
- Laurence Sterne

The populace is like the sea motionless in itself,
but stirred by every wind, even the lightest breeze.
- Titus Livius

We will stomp to the top with the wind in our teeth.
- George Leigh Mallory

If you reveal your secrets to the wind,
you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
- Khalil Gibran

I might have been born in a hovel but I am determined
to travel with the wind and the stars.
- Jacqueline Cochran

It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the
wind that determines which way we will go.
- Jim Rohn

When men sow the wind it is rational to expect that
they will reap the whirlwind.
- Frederick Douglass

Electricity, the peril the wind sings to in the wires on a gray day.
- Janet Frame


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