Quotes About the Joys of Winter

Revel in the Warmth of These Winter Quotes

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Come winter and the world is covered with a white sheet of snow. Kids welcome winter by catching the first few snowflakes in their mouth. For adults, winter brings a slew of festivities like skiing, snowboarding, sled dog racing, and many others. And then there is Christmas. Christmas on a wintry December night brings families closer as they cozy up around a warm hearth. Revel in the joys of winter while you sip your ale and read these winter quotes.

Pietro Aretino
"Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius."

George Herbert
"Every mile is two in winter."

Mignon McLaughlin
"Spring, summer, and fall fill us with hope; winter alone reminds us of the human condition."

William Blake
"In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy."

Edith Sitwell
"Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home."

Victor Hugo
"Winter is on my head, but eternal spring is in my heart."

William Bradford
"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."

Boris Pasternak
"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."

Virginia Woolf
"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."

Charles Dickens
"Looking up, she showed him quite a young face, but one whose bloom and promise were all swept away as if the haggard winter should unnaturally kill the spring."

Elizabeth Bowen
"Autumn arrives in early morning, but spring at the close of a winter day."

Heraclitus
"God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger."

Albert Camus
"In the depth of winter, I finally learned that there was in me an invincible summer."

Robert Frost
"You can't get too much winter in the winter."

Sinclair Lewis
"Winter is not a season, it’s an occupation."