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spring Quotes

23 of the best book quotes about spring
  1. #1
    “As you see it it is, while the seeing lasts, dark nightmare-history, time-as-coffin; but where the water was rigid there will be fish, and men will survive on their flesh till spring. It’s coming, my brother. . . . Though you murder the world, transmogrify life into I and it, strong searching roots will crack your cave and rain will cleanse it: The world will burn green, sperm build again.”
  2. #2
    “Look back to those who lived before and look to those who live now. Like grain the mortal decays and like grain again springs up (is reborn).”
  3. #3
    “She sets down the bucket and undoes the latch. For a few seconds, all she does is breathe in the scent of the flowers, and then she turns to me and, without a word, kisses me. When she pulls away, she says, ‘No more winter at all. Finch, you brought me spring.’”
  4. #4
    “When in April the sweet showers fall
    And pierce the drought of March to the root, and all
    The veins are bathed in liquor of such power
    As brings about the engendering of the flower”
  5. #5
    “The aged winter fled away
    Before the bugles of the May,
    And love, dear love, arose.
    But when spring’s glory goes
    The lilacs of our love shall stay,
    Forever Maytime sweet and gay,
    Until the lilacs close
    Beneath the deathly snows.”
  6. #6
    “The rosy gleam of his lip, the fevered gleam of his eyes. There was not a line anywhere on his face, nothing creased or graying; all crisp. He was spring, golden and bright. Envious death would drink his blood, and grow young again.”
  7. #7
    “There was something tender and gentle about our love, something a little shy, that was like early spring.”
  1. #8
    “Spring is the time of year when it is summer in the sun and winter in the shade.”
  2. #9
    “The spring can’t last.”
  3. #10
    “Tough mindedness without tenderheartedness is cold and detached, leaving one’s life in a perpetual winter devoid of the warmth of spring in the gentle heat of summer. ”
  4. #11
    The earth had donned her mantle of brightest green; and shed her richest perfumes abroad. It was the prime and vigour of the year; all things were glad and flourishing.
  5. #12
    The earth had donned her mantle of brightest green; and shed her richest perfumes abroad. It was the prime and vigour of the year; all things were glad and flourishing.
  6. #13
    “Over increasingly large areas of the United States, spring now comes unheralded by the return of the birds, and the early mornings are strangely silent where once they were filled with the beauty of bird song.”
  7. #14
    “There came a time near dawn on the eve of spring, and Luthien danced upon a green hill; and suddenly she began to sing. Keen, heart-piercing was her song as the song of the lark that rises from the gates of night and pours its voice among the dying stars, seeing the sun behind the walls of the world;”

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Charles Dickens, Karen Donnelly
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  1. #15
    “Then the cold rains kept on and killed the spring, it was as though a young person had died for no reason. In those days, though, the spring always came finally; but it was frightening that it had nearly failed.”
  2. #16
    “Spring was moving in the air above and in the earth below and around him, penetrating even his dark and lowly little house with its spirit of divine discontent and longing.”
  3. #17
    “I have looked upon all that the universe has to hold of horror, and even the skies of spring and the flowers of summer must ever afterward be poison to me.”
  4. #18
    “Spring is terribly exciting when you are living right in it”
  5. #19
    “The April’s in her eyes. It is love’s spring, And these the showers to bring it on.”
  6. #20
    “The Yukon was straining to break loose the ice that bound it down.”
  7. #21
    “The ghostly winter silence had given way to the great spring murmur of awakening life. This murmur arose from all the land, fraught with the joy of living.”
  8. #22
    “Spring is the time of plans and projects.”
  9. #23
    “That is one good thing about this world...there are always sure to be more springs.”
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