The quarrels of lovers are like summer storms; everything is more beautiful when they have passed.
It is a good rule never to see or talk to the man whose words have wrung your heart, or helped it, just as it is wise not to look down too closely at the luminous glow which sometimes shines on your path on a summer night, if you would not see the ugly worm below.
Nothing is as easy to make as a promise this winter to do something next summer; this is how commencement speakers are caught.
France had neither winter nor summer nor morals - apart from these drawbacks it is a fine country.
Integrity is so perishable in the summer months of success.
The truly brave, When they behold the brave oppressed with odds, Are touched with a desire to shield and save:-- A mixture of wild beasts and demi-gods Are they--now furious as the sweeping wave, Now moved with pity; even as sometimes nods The rugged tree unto the summer wind, Compassion breathes along the savage mind.
No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face.
Summer makes me drowsy. Autumn makes me sing. Winter's pretty lousy, but I hate Spring.
We are reformers in the spring and summer, but in autumn we stand by the old. Reformers in the morning, and conservers at night.
There is a harmony in autumn, and a luster in its sky, which through the summer is not heard or seen, as if it could not be, as if it had not been!
Ah, summer, what power you have to make us suffer and like it.
A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing, and the lawn mower is broken.
To see the Summer Sky Is Poetry, though never in a Book it lie -True Poems flee.
In winter I get up at night And dress by yellow candle-light.In summer quite the other way I have to go to bed by day.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
The summer night is like a perfection of thought.
In summer, the song sings itself.
Summer is the time when one sheds one's tensions with one's clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all's right with the world.
One swallow does not make a summer.
Summer makes a silence after spring.
I know I am but summer to your heart, and not the full four seasons of the year.
Where but in a garden do summer hours pass so quickly
The news of my pregnancy spread like a forest fire in summer
Spring comes with flowers, autumn with the moon, summer with the breeze, winter with snow. When idle concerns don't fill your thoughts, that's your best season.
The coldest winter I ever spent was a summer in San Francisco.