I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
If you reveal your secrets to the wind, you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
When wind of changes are blowing, some people will build walls - some will build windmills.
It is not the direction of the wind that determines your destination. It is the set of your sail.
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Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.
Look at life through the windshield, not the rear-view mirror.
If you don't know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.
If you wait until the wind and the weather are just right, you will never plant anything and never harvest anything.
Who has seen the wind? Neither you nor I but when the trees bow down their heads, the wind is passing by.
Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.
Summer is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, snow is exhilarating;
there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
Though the sex to which I belong is considered weak you will nevertheless find me a rock that bends to no wind.
When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills.
Geniuses are like thunderstorms. They go against the wind, terrify people, cleanse the air.
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
I can feel the wind go by when I run. It feels good. It feels fast.
If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.
Where ever I am I always find myself looking out the window wishing I was somewhere else.
Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.
Always focus on the front windshield and not the review mirror.
You must take personal responsibility.
You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
A people without a history is like the wind over buffalo grass.
Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable and to give an appearance of solidarity to pure wind.
Kites rise highest against the wind - not with it.
Absence diminishes little passions and increases great ones, as wind extinguishes candles and fans a fire.
Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds. Explore. Dream. Discover.
I might have been born in a hovel but I am determined to travel with the wind and the stars.
Sow to the wind and you will reap a whirlwind.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind, and sometimes against it.
But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
If you reveal your secrets to the wind you should not blame the wind for revealing them to the trees.
Thought is the wind and knowledge the sail.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
The older you get the stronger the wind gets -- and it's always in your face.
We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails.
No wind favors him who has no destined port.
They have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind.
O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
I come like Water, and like Wind I go.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
I am the last leaf on the tree, and the wind is blowing.
Every real thought on every real subject knocks the wind out of somebody or other.
Give wind and tide a chance to change.
The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune.
Who so regardeth dreams is like him that catcheth at a shadow, and followeth after the wind. Ecclesiasticus 34:2
Many can brook the weather that love not the wind.
No wind serves him who addresses his voyage to no certain port.
Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.
I do not care what comes after; I have seen the dragons on the wind of morning.
Adversity is like a strong wind. I don't mean just that it holds us back from places we might otherwise go. It also tears away from us all but the things that cannot be torn, so that afterward we see ourselves as we really are, and not merely as we might like to be.
The weather-cock on the church spire, though made of iron, would soon be broken by the storm-wind if it did not understand the noble art of turning to every wind.