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When men sow the wind it is rational to expect that they will reap the whirlwind.
Life is the fire that burns and the sun that gives light. Life is the wind and the rain and the thunder in the sky. Life is matter and is earth, what is and what is not, and what beyond is in Eternity.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Marriage brings one into fatal connection with custom and tradition, and traditions and customs are like the wind and weather, altogether incalculable.
Though the sex to which I belong is considered weak you will nevertheless find me a rock that bends to no wind.
Men do change, and change comes like a little wind that ruffles the curtains at dawn, and it comes like the stealthy perfume of wildflowers hidden in the grass.
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
Words empty as the wind are best left unsaid.
O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
Percy Bysshe Shelley
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
Strange things blow in through my window on the wings of the night wind and I don't worry about my destiny.
Oaths are but words, and words are but wind.
Being married means I can break wind and eat ice cream in bed.
Human misery must somewhere have a stop; there is no wind that always blows a storm.
In small towns people scent the wind with noses of uncommon keenness.
Integrity is not a conditional word. It doesn't blow in the wind or change with the weather. It is your inner image of yourself, and if you look in there and see a man who won't cheat, then you know he never will.
John D. MacDonald
No wind serves him who addresses his voyage to no certain port.
Michel de Montaigne
There is no good in arguing with the inevitable. The only argument available with an east wind is to put on your overcoat.
James Russell Lowell
Having a clear faith, based on the creed of the church is often labeled today as fundamentalism. Whereas relativism, which is letting oneself be tossed and swept along by every wind of teaching, look like the only attitude acceptable to today's standards.
Pope Benedict XVI
The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach.
He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.
The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune.
Charles R. Swindoll
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!
When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing - just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park?
The sound of 'gentle stillness' after all the thunder and wind have passed will the ultimate Word from God.
Even though I love solar and love wind, like most people do, I like the renewable sources, they alone are not going to get America energy independent.
Words are but wind; and learning is nothing but words; ergo, learning is nothing but wind.
When I woke up Sunday morning at the Open and stepped outside and felt the wind and rain in my face, I knew I had an excellent chance to win if I just took my time and trusted myself.
Lo! The poor Indian, whose untutored mind sees God in clouds, or hears him in the wind.
I keep sailing on in this middle passage. I am sailing into the wind and the dark. But I am doing my best to keep my boat steady and my sails full.
A light wind swept over the corn, and all nature laughed in the sunshine.
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