- Nature looks dead in winter because her life is gathered into her heart. She withers the plant down to the root that she may grow it up again fairer and stronger. She calls her family together within her inmost home to prepare them for being scattered abroad upon the face of the earth.
Hugh Macmillan - Keyword(s): Nature , Life , Winter
- There shall be eternal summer in the grateful heart.
Celia Thaxter - Keyword(s): , Summer
- It is one of the secrets of Nature in its mood of mockery that fine weather lays heavier weight on the mind and hearts of the depressed and the inwardly tormented than does a really bad day with dark rain sniveling continuously and sympathetically from a dirty sky.
Muriel Spark - Keyword(s): , Mind , Nature , Weather
- Isn't it time to turn your heart into a temple of fire?
Rumi - Keyword(s):
- Here is the deepest secret nobody knows. Here is the root of the root and the bud of the bud. And the sky of the sky of a tree called life; Which grows higher than soul can hope or mind can hide. And this is the wonder that's keeping the stars apart. I carry your heart. I carry it in my heart.
E.E. Cummings - Keyword(s):