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When now, unsparing as the scourge of war, Blasts follow blasts and groves dismantled roar; Around their home the storm-pinched cattle lows, No nourishment in frozen pasture grows; Yet frozen pastures every morn resound With fair abundance thund'ring to the ground. (Quote by - Robert Bloomfield)

The frost performs its secret ministry, Unhelped by any wind. (Quote by - Samuel Taylor Coleridge)

Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen. (Quote by - Willa Cather)

O Winter! ruler of the inverted year, I crown thee king of intimate delights, Fireside enjoyments, home-born happiness, And all the comforts that the lowly roof Of undisturb'd Retirement, and the hours Of long uninterrupted evening, know. (Quote by - William Cowper)

It snowed and snowed, the whole world over, Snow swept the world from end to end. A candle burned on the table; A candle burned. (Quote by - Boris Pasternak)

The last day of the old year was one of those bright, cold, dazzling winter days, which bombard us with their brilliancy, and command our admiration but never our love. (Quote by - Lucy Maud Montgomery)

I was just thinking, if it is really religion with these nudist colonies, they sure must turn atheists in the wintertime. (Quote by - Will Rogers)

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. (Quote by - Charles Kingsley)

Yet all how beautiful! Pillars of pearl Propping the cliffs above, stalactites bright From the ice roof depending; and beneath, Grottoes and temples with their crystal spires And gleaming columns radiant in the sun. (Quote by - William Henry Burleigh)

On a lone winter evening, when the frost Has wrought a silence. (Quote by - John Keats)

Over the river and through the wood, To grandfather's house we go; The horse knows the way To carry the sleigh, Through the white and drifted snow. (Quote by - Mrs. Lydia Maria Child)

One kind word can warm three winter months. (Quote by - Japanese Proverb)

Never are voices so beautiful as on a winter's evening, when dusk almost hides the body, and they seem to issue from nothingness with a note of intimacy seldom heard by day. (Quote by - Virginia Woolf)

The color of springtime is in the flowers, the color of winter is in the imagination. (Quote by - Ward Elliot Hour)

Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow. (Quote by - Robert Lee Frost)

Every Fern is tucked and set, 'Neath coverlet, Downy and soft and warm. (Quote by - Susan Coolidge)

Up rose the wild old winter-king, And shook his beard of snow; "I hear the first young hard-bell ring, 'Tis time for me to go! Northward o'er the icy rocks, Northward o'er the sea, My daughter comes with sunny locks: This land's too warm for me!" (Quote by - Charles Godfrey Leland)

I like these cold, gray winter days. Days like these let you savor a bad mood. (Quote by - Bill Watterson)

O Winter! bar thine adamantine doors: The north is thine; there hast thou build thy dark, Deep-founded habitation. Shake not thy roofs, Nor bend thy pillars with thine iron car. (Quote by - William Blake)

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. . . . For summer being done, all things stand upon them with a weather-beaten face, and the whole country, full of woods and thickets, represented a wild and savage hue. (Quote by - William Bradford)

Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius. (Quote by - Pietro Aretino)

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. (Quote by - Anne Bradstreet)

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