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32 Cozy Quotes About Winter to Help You Embrace the Season

The ultimate antidote to the winter blues.

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On blankets of snow:


"Snowing is an attempt of God to make the dirty world look clean." —Mehmet Murat Ildan, author. Get a look at some stunning photos of national parks covered in snow.

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On fresh snow:


"There's just something beautiful about walking on snow that nobody else has walked on. It makes you believe you're special." —Carol Rifka Brunt, author. Nothing's more magical than the first snow. Check out these winter solstice facts you never knew.

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On nature's gentleness:

"I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again." —Lewis Carroll, author. For some more winter quotes, plus words of wisdom about its fellow seasons, read these other beautiful quotes about nature.

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On home:

"Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: It is the time for home." —Edith Sitwell, poet

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On perseverance:

"Spring passes and one remembers one's innocence. Summer passes and one remembers one's exuberance. Autumn passes and one remembers one's reverence. Winter passes and one remembers one's perseverance." —Yoko Ono, artist and activist. Here are some helpful tips from the coldest places in America for getting through (and even enjoying) the winter.

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On regrowth:

"Sometimes our fate resembles a fruit tree in winter. Who would think that those branches would turn green again and blossom, but we hope it, we know it." —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer. These winter quotes remind you what a peaceful time winter is, just like these inspiring peace quotes.

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On resilience:

"All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost; the old that is strong does not wither, deep roots are not reached by the frost." —J.R.R. Tolkien, author

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On enchantment:

"The first fall of snow is not only an event but it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of world and wake up to find yourself in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment, where is it to be found?" —J. B. Priestly, novelist. Get a look at some charming towns that are even cozier when it snows.

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On early spring:

"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." —Charles Dickens, author. If you're finding these winter quotes a bit on the chilly side, these quotes about sunshine are sure to warm you up.

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