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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
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If Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?
- Percy Bysshe Shelley
We cling to our own point of view,
as though everything depended on it.
Yet our opinions have no permanence;
like autumn and winter, they gradually pass away.
Friendship that flows from the heart
cannot be frozen by adversity,
as the water that flows from the spring
cannot congeal in winter.
- James Fenimore Cooper
The ending of a job or a relationship
may appear as the darkest night,
but it is merely the Winter season -
the time of renewal and rebirth
that precedes the new planting -
the beginning of the next great cycle.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Experience life in all possible ways -
good-bad, bitter-sweet, dark-light, summer-winter.
Experience all the dualities.
Don't be afraid of experience,
because the more experience you have,
the more mature you become.
When you walk to the edge of all the light you have
and take that first step into the darkness of the unknown,
you must believe that one of two things will happen:
There will be something solid for you to stand upon,
or, you will be taught how to fly
- Patrick Overton - from his book of poems: The Leaning Tree, 1975
[Widely mis-attributed to Barbara J. Winter, Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, and others]
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People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball.
I'll tell you what I do.
I stare out the window and wait for spring.
- Rogers Hornsby
In the depth of winter I finally learned that there
was in me an invincible summer.
- Albert Camus
Winter is nature's way of saying, "Up yours."
- Robert Byrne
As sure as the spring will follow the winter,
prosperity and economic growth will follow recession.
- Bo Bennett
By the winter of 1945-1946, the Russian peoples were
being warned of the dangers from the West.
- Carroll Quigley
Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day.
- Elizabeth Bowen
But I do feel a little teeny right now that I'm just about ready to start,
and winter is entering.
Half past autumn has arrived.
- Gordon Parks
There are only two seasons - winter and Baseball.
- Bill Veeck
Digital Chocolate has 60% of its developers in Finland
where the sun never sets in the summer and there is
nothing to do outside in the winter,
so we are very productive!
- Trip Hawkins
I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape.
Something waits beneath it; the whole story doesn't show.
- Andrew Wyeth
Winter lies too long in country towns;
hangs on until it is stale and shabby,
old and sullen.
- Willa Cather
Winter makes a bridge between one year and another and,
in this case, one century and the next.
- Andy Goldsworthy
I just like movies that somehow expose the world in
a way that's different than you imagine it.
- Alex Winter
You know, at 35 or at 38 or 40 you really start to
see what your body could look like if you just don't
do anything all winter long.
So that's another motivating factor,
- Stone Gossard
Music is very spiritual, it has the power to bring people together.
- Edgar Winter
They urged me to take up winter quarters at the forks of the Platt,
stating that if I attempted to advance further until spring,
I would endanger the lives of my whole party.
- William Henry Ashley
It's not the winter that bothers me -
it's the summers.
- Walt Alston
Thus, during the winter of 2003 I ventured into a new
arena as a professional photographer.
- Janine Turner
I write probably 80 percent of my stuff over the winter.
- Bob Seger
I'd studied dance in Chicago every summer end taught it all winter,
and I was well-rounded.
I wasn't worried about getting a job on Broadway.
In fact, I got one the first week.
- Gene Kelly
And some places you been before are so great that you
don't ever mind going back.
Some places you been before you don't ever want to go back,
you know, like Montreal in the Winter.
- Morgan Freeman
I can't imagine anything more worthwhile than doing what I most love.
And they pay me for it.
- Edgar Winter
In this part of the world, only Maine gives winter
the welcome and the worship it should have.
- Tom Allen
I was raised in California, so this whole New York
winter thing is completely new for me.
I've already justified buying seven coats!
- Blake Lively
Winter lingered so long in the lap of Spring that it
occasioned a great deal of talk.
- Bill Nye
No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.
- Hal Borland
I have never seen snow and do not know what winter means.
- Duke Kahanamoku
There are two seasons in Scotland: June and Winter.
- Billy Connolly
Nothing is as easy to make as a promise this winter
to do something next summer;
this is how commencement speakers are caught.
- Sydney J. Harris
There were 15 people in the village,
including five of us.
If my father arrested somebody in the winter,
he'd have to wait until the thaw to turn him in.
- Leslie Nielsen
People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.
- Anton Chekhov
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
Never take a job where winter winds can blow up your pants.
- Geraldo Rivera
It was one of those March days when the sun shines
hot and the wind blows cold:
when it is summer in the light,
and winter in the shade.
- Charles Dickens
In summer winter rain or sun, it's good to be on horseback.
- Mike Oldfield
Last winter when I was coming home from church one Thursday evening,
I saw somebody run around the house again.
I told my father of that.
- Lizzie Andrew Borden
Johnny Winter is one of the best blues players in the world.
He's very underrated.
- Ritchie Blackmore
While I relish our warm months, winter forms our character and brings out our best.
- Tom Allen
Winter testing is essential but there comes a point
where you have had enough of all the rehearsals and the pretend racing.
You just want to get down to the real action.
- Damon Hill
I toured Ontario in the winter of '48,
in a touring company of The Drunkard,
in which I played the bartender.
- Jonathan Frid
God is day and night, winter and summer,
war and peace, surfeit and hunger.
Winter in Maine is a time of alternating rest and frenzied activity.
- Tom Allen
But I plan on dedicating specific training to track
this winter for the next racing season.
- Mark-Paul Gosselaar
You can't get too much winter in the winter.
- Robert Frost
I had slumps that lasted into the winter.
- Bob Uecker
The Progressive Blues Experiment, Johnny Winter...
and Still Alive and Well is my favorite rock record.
- Johnny Winter
In seed time learn, in harvest teach,
in winter enjoy.
- William Blake
I enjoy the cleaning up - something about the getting
of things in order for winter -
making the garden secure -
a battening down of hatches perhaps...
It just feels right.
- David Hobson
During the winter my attention was attracted to the
changes in the stars and planets in the sky.
- Paul Nurse
We need society, and we need solitude also,
as we need summer and winter, day and night,
exercise and rest.
- Philip Gilbert Hamerton
You may depend on it that the bunting,
emberiza miliaria, does not leave this country in the winter.
- Gilbert White
During the fall and winter we built Fort Meade and the town of Sturgis.
- Calamity Jane
Thou hast no sorrow in thy song, no winter in thy year.
- John A. Logan
Passover and Easter are the only Jewish and Christian
holidays that move in sync,
like the ice skating pairs we saw during the winter Olympics.
- Marvin Olasky
The heavy spacesuits are spectacular to look at but very hot.
Putting one on was like going from chilly London winter
weather to the Bahamas in just minutes.
- Kathleen Quinlan
Storage is important.
Whether it's cushions you only use outside in the summer,
or blankets that only come out in the winter,
you've always got to think of where to store them.
- Anthea Turner
The restaurants close here in Salzburg.
They don't really have a nightlife in the winter time.
- Cecilia Bartoli
During the winter when the weather is too poor to work outside,
I do use drawings and photographs, but I change my
work so it is not just a time and place study.
- John Dyer
The problem with winter sports is that -
follow me closely here -
they generally take place in winter.
- Dave Barry
I remember, in the winter of our first experiments,
just seven years ago, looking on snow with new eyes.
- Edward M. Purcell
Winter is not a season, it's an occupation.
- Sinclair Lewis
Many human beings say that they enjoy the winter,
but what they really enjoy is feeling proof against it.
- Richard Adams
It's called Sisters of the Winter Madrigal.
It was interesting for me to see it done after so many years;
because I wrote it and I didn't realize what a rage I was in.
- Beth Henley
For the first time in 15 years, Georgia this winter
has its electric power guaranteed without deficit.
This is a historic achievement.
- Mikhail Saakashvili
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May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie