Quotations About / On: SPRING
Thrice welcome, darling of the Spring!
(William Wordsworth (1770-1850), British poet. To the Cuckoo (l. 13). . .
The Poems; Vol. 1 [William Wordsworth]. John O. Hayden, ed. (1977, repr. 1990) Penguin Books.)
It is blue-butterfly day here in spring....
(Robert Frost (1874-1963), U.S. poet. "Blue-Butterfly Day.")
“There was something tender and gentle about our love, something a little shy, that was like early spring.”
( A Severe Mercy: A Story of Faith, Tragedy and Triumph)
Extreme seasons like winter and summer are dangerous for children and the decrepit, but spring season is dangerous for the youth.
(to my students)
'Although that pretty Spring is short-lived, but We all read it very well In its flowers and In its roses, In its pretty birds, and In everything that it contains...'
(This quotation is from poem called 'Reading Spring'. _____________________________________________________________)
The birds, sunlight and grasses on the ground are calling for spring after the cold and dark winter.
(Just wishing for spring to come soon. Just tired of the cold, rain and long nights.
Just wishing for longer days than long nights; just calling for spring...)
Action springs out of what we fundamentally desire (what we want will be known through our actions)
(applicable to all beings)
A fresh world springs out into life with a new thought; Yes! With the power of thought.
- A field of love, You dream of ever such romance of majesty flowers of rain-dance spring -
(©By Deb Harman)
More than in any other performing arts the lack of respect for acting seems to spring from the fact that every layman considers himself a valid critic.
(Uta Hagen (b. 1919), U.S. actor. Respect for Acting, pt. 1, introduction (1973).)