Quotations About / On: WINTER

  • 1.
    You can't get too much winter in the winter.
    (Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Snow.")
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  • 2.
    It is in winter's midnight of December old withers and new blossoms
    (New year)
    More quotations from: DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  • 3.
    In the winter, warmth stands for all virtue.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "A Winter Walk" (1843), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 5, p. 168, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
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  • 4.
    We loiter in winter while it is already spring.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Walden (1854), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 2, p. 346, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
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  • 5.
    Thou flea, thou nit, thou winter-cricket thou.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Petruchio, in The Taming of the Shrew, act 4, sc. 3, l. 109. An example of Petruchio's insults, here directed at a tailor; a "nit" is the egg of a louse.)
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  • 6.
    Winter tames man, woman, and beast.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Grumio, in The Taming of the Shrew, act 4, sc. 1, l. 23-4.)
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  • 7.
    It is good even to be a fisherman in summer and in winter.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers (1849), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 1, p. 21, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
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  • 8.
    There must be some nerve and heroism in our love, as of a winter morning.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Essay on "Chastity and Sensuality" in letter, September 1852, to Harrison Blake, in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 6, p. 207, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
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  • 9.
    Extreme seasons like winter and summer are dangerous for children and the decrepit, but spring season is dangerous for the youth.
    (to my students)
    More quotations from: Prof Niamat Ali Murtazai
  • 10.
    The birds, sunlight and grasses on the ground are calling for spring after the cold and dark winter.
    (Just wishing for spring to come soon. Just tired of the cold, rain and long nights. Just wishing for longer days than long nights; just calling for spring...)
    More quotations from: Elizabeth Padillo Olesen
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