“Sun salutations can energize and warm you, even on the darkest, coldest winter day”

“The Americans never walk. In winter too cold and in summer too hot.”

“There is a privacy about it which no other season gives you…. In spring, summer and fall people sort of have an open season on each other; only in the winter, in the country, can you have longer, quiet stretches when you can savor belonging to yourself”

“I prefer winter and Fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape — the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show”

“To shorten winter, borrow some money due in spring”

“Winter bites with its teeth or lashes with its tail”

“In seed-time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy”

“One kind word can warm three winter months”

“Winter is nature’s way of saying, “Up yours.”

“One of my current pet theories is that the winter is a kind of evangelist, more subtle than Billy Graham, of course, but of the same stuff”