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Winter Quotes

Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen.

Author: Willa Cather (1876-1947)

Profession: American Author

January, month of empty pockets! Let us endure this evil month, anxious as a theatrical producer's forehead.

Author: Sidonie Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954)

Profession: French Author

Often in winter the end of the day is like the final metaphor in a poem celebrating death: there is no way out.

Author: Agustin Gomez-Arcos

Profession:

O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?

Author: Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)

Profession: British Poet

Many of the phenomena of Winter are suggestive of an inexpressible tenderness and fragile delicacy. We are accustomed to hear this king described as a rude and boisterous tyrant; but with the gentleness of a lover he adorns the tresses of Summer.

Author: Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)

Profession: American Essayist, Poet, Naturalist