The year can be divided in summer , autumn (or fall), winter and spring . The winter season has the coldest weather . This is a collection of proverbs and quotes about winter.

Snow in winter in The Netherlands.


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An old man loved is a winter with flowers.

German proverb

February is the border between winter and spring.

Terri Guillemets

February, when the days of winter seem endless and no amount of wistful recollecting can bring back any air of summer.

Shirley Jackson

If the winter is too cold and the summer is too hot, you are not a hiker.


It is the life of the crystal, the architect of the flake, the fire of the frost, the soul of the sunbeam. This crisp winter air is full of it.

John Burroughs
Winter Sunshine

It was one of those March days when the sun shines hot and the wind blows cold: when it is summer in the light, and winter in the shade.

Great Expectations
Charles Dickens

No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow.

Nothing in this world is certain but death and next winter's snows.

One kind word can warm three winter months.

Japanese proverb

Spring succeeds to winter.

Latin proverb

The bee works all summer and eats honey all winter.

The bee, from her industry in the summer, eats honey all the winter.

Belgium proverb

The fire is winter's fruit.

The grasshoppers sang all the summer, and starved all the winter.

Life of Charlotte Brontë
Elizabeth Gaskell

The leaves fall, the wind blows, and the farm country slowly changes from the summer cottons into its winter wools.

Henry Beston

There are two seasons in Scotland: June and Winter.

Billy Connolly

What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.

John Steinbeck

When the fall is poor for mushrooms, the winter will be rich with snow.


Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all.

Stanley Horowitz

Winter is coming.

Ned Stark
Game of Thrones

Youth has its romance, and maturity its wisdom, as morning and spring have their freshness, noon and summer their power, night and winter their repose.

The Life of Charlotte Brontë — Volume 2
Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell

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