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Quotes about Wind

Let these Wind quotes help you to let go of your troubles and move on to a joyful and inspiring life.

In spite of unseasonable wind, snow
and unexpected weather of all sorts -
a gardener still plants.
And tends what they have planted ...
believing that Spring will come.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Related topics: Positive Inspirational Motivational Live-By Inspiration

Capture a shadow,
dance with the wind,
stand in a rainbow,
begin at the end.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
- Bertha Calloway (attributed)

I will move with the wind.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

 

Kites rise highest against the wind - not with it.
- Winston Churchill

One whispered yes becomes the wind song over an ocean of no's.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Life is full of beauty. Notice it.
Notice the bumble bee, the small child,
and the smiling faces.
Smell the rain, and feel the wind.
Live your life to the fullest potential,
and fight for your dreams.
- Ashley Smith


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I was born on the prairies where the wind blew free
and there was nothing to break the light of the sun.
I was born where there were no enclosures.
- Geronimo

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones,
as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
- Francois de la Rochefoucauld

I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new,
meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I will dance a little.
I will move with the wind.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

If a man does not know what port he is steering for,
no wind is favorable to him.
- Seneca

Greatness is not in where we stand,
but in what direction we are moving.
We must sail sometimes with the wind
and sometimes against it -
but sail we must,
and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

If you want to be happy,
put your effort into controlling the sail, not the wind.
- Anonymous

No wind favors he who has no destined port.
- Montaigne

I will dance a little.
I will move with the wind.
I will give my body to my love and celebrate
that we have substance beyond the idea of ourselves.
We can move. We can touch. This is my physical exclamation point.
This is how I can awaken my mind to the possibilities in the day.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Most people never run far enough on their first wind
to find out they've got a second.
- William James

All we are is dust in the wind.
- the band Kansas

Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones,
as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.
- Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.
- Robert Green Ingersoll

Trees go wandering forth in all directions with every wind,
going and coming like ourselves,
traveling with us around the sun two million miles a day,
and through space heaven knows how fast and far!
- John Muir

If one does not know to which port one is sailing,
no wind is favorable.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Why live?
Adding one to my count of days, or postponing
a feared death by another day do not inspire me.
I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new, meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is a muscular energy in sunlight corresponding
to the spiritual energy of wind.
- Annie Dillard

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing,
wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating;
there is really no such thing as bad weather,
only different kinds of good weather.
- John Ruskin

A light wind swept over the corn, and all nature laughed in the sunshine.
- Anne Bronte

I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things...
I play with leaves.
I skip down the street and run against the wind.
- Leo Buscaglia

May the road rise up to meet you,
may the wind be ever at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face
and the rain fall softly on your fields.
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.
- Irish Blessing

Without craftsmanship, inspiration is a mere reed shaken in the wind.
- Johannes Brahms

Human misery must somewhere have a stop;
there is no wind that always blows a storm.
- Euripides

I've seen public opinion shift like the wind and put
out the very fire it lighted.
- Rachel Field

If I thought I had hurt my chances of winning another
major just because I was chasing money around,
I'd wind up kicking myself.
- Mike Weir

Wisdom sails with wind and time.
- John Florio

I think daily that the country's future is being thrown to the wind.
- Edwidge Danticat

It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the
wind that determines which way we will go.
- Jim Rohn

I can feel the wind go by when I run.
It feels good.
It feels fast.
- Evelyn Ashford

The little reed, bending to the force of the wind,
soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
- Aesop

Separately there was only wind, water,
sail, and hull, but at my hand the four had been given purpose and direction.
- Lowell Thomas

If you don't know where you are going,
you might wind up someplace else.
- Yogi Berra

The fragrance of flowers spreads only in the direction of the wind.
But the goodness of a person spreads in all direction.
- Chanakya

Come Fairies, take me out of this dull world,
for I would ride with you upon the wind and dance upon
the mountains like a flame!
- William Butler Yeats

I have played in rain before.
I have played in wind before.
I have played in cold before, but not all put together.
They were the hardest conditions I ever played in.
- Michelle Wie

He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind,
and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.
- Walter Scott

If you reveal your secrets to the wind,
you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
- Khalil Gibran

Being a Jew is like walking in the wind or swimming:
you are touched at all points and conscious everywhere.
- Lionel Trilling

An author knows his landscape best; he can stand around,
smell the wind, get a feel for his place.
- Tony Hillerman

The first thing you do when you get out to center field
is put up your finger and check the wind chill factor.
- Mickey Rivers

You want a story? Read 'Gone With the Wind'.
These aren't stories.
They're joke books.
The whole thing of a beginning, a middle and an end has been done to death.
- Brian P. Cleary

There's not a wind but whispers of thy name;
And not a flow'r that grows beneath the moon,
But in its hues and fragrance tells a tale Of thee,
my love.
- Barry Cornwall

Lo!
The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds,
or hears him in the wind.
- Alexander Pope

That's a powerful lucky rabbit's foot.
I got the part in Gone With the Wind because of it.
I got my Warner contract, thanks to it.
- Hattie McDaniel

What to do when inspiration doesn't come;
be careful not to spook,
get the wind up, force things into position.
You must wait around until the idea comes.
- John Huston

Know when to tune out, if you listen to too much advice
you may wind up making other peoples mistakes.
- Ann Landers

I just met someone who read Gone With the Wind 62 times
for exactly that same reason.
She couldn't bear that it wasn't real.
She wanted to live in it.
- Alison Bechdel

The general knowledge of time on the island depends,
curiously enough, on the direction of the wind.
- John Millington Synge

To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind,
and sometimes against it.
But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Nature, with equal mind, Sees all her sons at play,
Sees man control the wind, The wind sweep man away.
- Matthew Arnold

I just like to take it as it comes, go where the wind blows me.
I'm not going to plan.
- Matthew McGrory

Inherit the Wind is a wonderful play,
and I was in the original with Paul Muni.
- Tony Randall

He ploughs the waves, sows the sand,
and hopes to gather the wind in a net,
who places his hopes in the heart of a woman.
- Jacopo Sannazaro

The effect of sailing is produced by a judicious arrangement
of the sails to the direction of the wind.
- William Falconer

A great wind is blowing, and that gives you either
imagination or a headache.
- Catherine the Great

For the entire state of Georgia, having the premiere
of Gone With the Wind on home ground was like winning
the Battle of Atlanta 75 years late.
- Anne Edwards

I have a lot of nervous energy.
Work is my best way of channelling that into something
productive unless I want to wind up assaulting the postman or gardener.
- Ben Stiller

True courage is like a kite; a contrary wind raises it higher.
- John Petit-Senn

President Bush says he needs a month off to unwind.
Unwind? When the hell does this guy wind?
- David Letterman

A Boston man is the east wind made flesh.
- Thomas Gold Appleton

I can't change the direction of the wind,
but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
- Jimmy Dean

I used to pull rank and wait until the wind was blowing out.
- Joe Cronin

Words are but wind; and learning is nothing but words;
ergo,
learning is nothing but wind.
- Jonathan Swift

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim.
When a man does not know what harbor he is making for,
no wind is the right wind.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca


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