quote by Robert Burns

But pleasures are like poppies spread, You seize the flower, it's bloom is shed; Or, like the snow-fall in the river, A moment white, then melts forever.

— Robert Burns

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Melting snow quote Kindness is like snow - it beautifies everything it covers.

Kindness is like snow - it beautifies everything it covers.

Be melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself.

If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?

Melting snow quote Be like melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself.

Be like melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself.

When he spoke, what tender words he used! So softly, that like flakes of feathered snow, They melted as they fell.

It must descend, as the dew, upon the tender herb, or like melting flakes of snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into the mind.

No one who possesses snow would find any hardship in exchanging it for jewels and pearls. This world is like snow exposed to sun, which continues to melt until it disappears altogether, while the next life is like a precious stone that never passes away.

Melting snow quote The future lies before you, like a field of fallen snow. Be careful how you trea

The future lies before you, like a field of fallen snow. Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show.

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How did it happen that their lips came together? How does it happen that birds sing, that snow melts, that the rose unfolds, that the dawn whitens behind the stark shapes of trees on the quivering summit of the hill? A kiss, and all was said.

All the books of the world full of thoughts and poems are nothing in comparison to a minute of sobbing, when feeling surges in waves, the soul feels itself profoundly and finds itself. Tears are the melting ice of snow. All angels are close to the crying person.

My old grandmother always used to say, Summer friends will melt away like summer snows, but winter friends are friends forever.

Melting snow quote The future lies before you, like a field of fallen snow; Be careful how you trea

The future lies before you, like a field of fallen snow; Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show.

Advice is like snow--the softer it falls, the deeper it goes.

Hollywood money isn't money. It's congealed snow, melts in your hand, and there you are.

I hear the sounds of melting snow outside my window every night and with the first faint scent of spring, I remember life exists

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Remember: Plot is no more than footprints left in the snow aftter your characters have run by on their way to incredible destinations.

before the gate -- my walking stick's made a river of melting snow

All the best things and treasures of this world are not to be produced by each generation for itself; but we are all intended, not to carve our work in snow that will melt, but each and all of us to be continually rolling a great white gathering snow-ball, higher and higher, larger and larger, along the Alps of human power.

Or like the snow falls in the river, A moment white-then melts for ever . . .

We build statues out of snow, and weep to see them melt.

Some days I would go without any fire at all, and eat raw frozen meat and melt snow in my mouth for water.

Streams of melting snow.

Since both its national products, snow and chocolate, melt, the cuckoo clock was invented solely in order to give tourists something solid to remember it by.

Little men build up great ones, but the snow colossus soon melts;

the good stand under the eye of God, and therefore stand.

From my experience, not one in twenty marries the first love;

we build statues of snow and weep to see them melt.

Pleasures don't last like the snow falls in the river, a moment white - then melts for ever.

When we feel weak, all we have to do is wait a little while.

The spring returns and the winter snows melt and fill us with new energy.

Eyes like streams of melting snow,” she said, and it was all I could do not to roll my melting snow eyes.

And the might of the Gentile, unsmote by the sword,Hath melted like snow in the glance of the Lord!

Earth teach me to forget myself as melted snow forgets its life.

Earth teach me resignation as the leaves which die in the fall. Earth teach me courage as the tree which stands all alone. Earth teach me regeneration as the seed which rises in the spring.

Cold Mountain cold Ice freezes rock Mountains are green Snow is white Sun shines bright Every thing melt Every thing warm Warms old man

If snow melts down to water, does it still remember being snow?

Eyes like streams of melting snow, cold with the things she does not know.

Heaven above and Hell beneath, liquid flames to hide her grief. Death, death, death with no release. Death, death, death with no release.

The snow in the mountains was melting and Bunny had been dead for several weeks before we came to understand the gravity of our situation.

The water was pure and cold and came out of the Apennines tasting like snow melted in the hands of a pretty girl.

The powerful and prominent soar like dragons, the heroic and valiant fight like tigers: but if you look upon them with cool eyes, they are like ants gathering on rancid meet, like flies swarming on blood. Judgments of right and wrong bristle like porcupine quills: but if you meet them with cool feelings, that is like a forge melting metal, like hot water dissolving snow.

Swans moulting die, snow melts to tears, Roses do blush and hang their heads

The snow has at last melted, the fields regain their herbage, and the trees their leaves.

Sure, you make money writing on the coast .

.. but that money is like so much compressed snow. It goes so fast it melts in your hand.

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