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.

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

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

The bee works all summer and eats honey all winter.

The fire is winter’s fruit.

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

Life of Charlotte Brontë
Elizabeth Gaskell

There are two seasons in Scotland: June and Winter.

Billy Connolly

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


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