9 Literary Quotes About Winter

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“Snow flurries began to fall and they swirled around people’s legs like house cats. It was magical, this snow globe world.” ―Sarah Addison Allen, The Sugar Queen

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” ―John Steinbeck, Travels with Charley: In Search of America

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“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, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

“Winter is coming.”  ―George R. R. Martin, A Game of Thrones


“October extinguished itself in a rush of howling winds and driving rain and November arrived, cold as frozen iron, with hard frosts every morning and icy drafts that bit at exposed hands and faces.” ―J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Thank goodness for the first snow, it was a reminder–no matter how old you became and how much you’d seen, things could still be new if you were willing to believe they still mattered.”
―Candace Bushnell, Lipstick Jungle

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