-------------------------------------------------------------------------- Snow has brought so many of us beautiful moments both in childhood and adulthood. Enjoy these quotes about snow and see what memories they bring on!
When I no longer thrill to the first snow of the season, I'll know I'm growing old.
-Lady Bird Johnson
This is a personal favorite of mine. I watched these every year as a child and now with my own children!
The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found?
-J. B. (John Boynton) Priestley
Have you seen but a bright lily grow,
Before rude hands have touched it?
Have you marked but the fall o' the snow
Before the soil hath smutched it?
...O so white! O so soft! O so sweet is she!
Genius is an African who dreams up snow.
And the poorest twig on the elm-tree
was ridged inch deep with pearl.
-James Russell Lowell
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Snowmen fall from heaven... unassembled.
A snowflake is one of God's most fragile creations, but look what they can do when they stick together!
Where does the white go when the snow melts?
A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.
Even in winter an isolated patch of snow has a special quality.
Out of the bosom of the Air, Out of the cloud-folds of her garments shaken, Over the woodlands brown and bare, Over the harvest-fields forsaken, Silent, and soft, and slow Descends the snow.
-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Getting an inch of snow is like winning 10 cents in the lottery.
I used to be Snow White, but I drifted.
Advice is like snow – the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper in sinks into the mind.
-Samuel Taylor Coleridge
There’s one good thing about snow, it makes your lawn look as nice as your neighbor’s.
I love snow, snow, and all the forms of radiant frost.
-P B Shelley
The snow goose need not bathe to make itself white. Neither need you do anything but be yourself.
There is nothing in the world more beautiful than the forest clothed to its very hollows in snow. It is the still ecstasy of nature, wherein every spray, every blade of grass, every spire of reed, every intricacy of twig, is clad with radiance.”
The snow itself is lonely or, if you prefer, self-sufficient. There is no other time when the whole world seems composed of one thing and one thing only.
-Joseph Wood Krutch
Minneapolis has two seasons: Road Removal and Snow Repair.
Snow provokes responses that reach right back to childhood.
It’s a pity one can’t imagine what one can’t compare to anything. Genius is an African who dreams up snow.
When snow falls, nature listens.
-Antoinette van Kleeff
Sunshine cannot bleach the snow, Nor time unmake what poets know
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
Snowflakes are kisses from heaven.
Don’t knock the weather; nine-tenths of the people couldn’t start a conversation if it didn’t change once in a while.
Oh! the snow, the beautiful snow, Filling the sky and earth below, Over the housetops, over the street, Over the heads of the people you meet. Dancing, Flirting, Skimming along.
-Joseph Warren Watson
The Eskimos had fifty-two names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love.
Snow and adolescence are the only problems that disappear if you ignore them long enough.
Corruption is like a ball of snow, once it’s set a rolling it must increase.
-Charles Caleb Colton