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91 Amazing Snow Quotes That Capture The Enchantment Of Winter

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Winter is a magical time of year for adults and children.

When we see the first dusting of snow it feels like winter has begun.

This collection of snow quotes will help capture the magic of winter.

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Top 10 Snow Quotes

When snow falls, nature listens.

Antoinette Van Kleeff
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Snowflakes are one of nature’s most fragile things, but just look what they can do when they stick together.

Vesta M. Kelly
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The snow doesn’t give a soft white damn whom it touches.

E.E. Cummings
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The wastes of snow on the hill were ghostly in the moonlight. The stars were piercingly bright.

Maud Hart Lovelace
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With every falling flake, a unique spark of interest falls from heaven.

Percy Miller
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I am staring at the view out of the window, which is like a giant snow globe. Someone has shaken my world and I’m watching as it rearranges itself.

Mae Leveson
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Lights from across the bay twinkled in the night and Christmas carols played softly in the background. She wished for snow to fall to add to the season.

Sharon Brubaker
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Nothing is as tedious as the limping days, when snowdrifts yearly cover all the ways.

Charles Baudelaire
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Some people spend their entire lives seeing the snow without ever seeing the magic in the existence of one snowflake.

Emily Littlejohn
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The snow is sparkling like a million little suns.

Lama Willa
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I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again. Lewis Carroll

Snow provokes responses that reach right back to childhood.

Andy Goldsworthy

Snow always makes me think of ice-cream. Glaciers look like where it’s dribbled. Jane Wilson Howarth

I know now. I know a little more how much a simple thing like a snowfall can mean to a person. Sylvia Plath

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The first snow is like the first love. Lara Biyuts

The snow was coming down so hard. It looked like the flakes were hurrying to get out of the sky so the next ones would have room to fall.

Bill McKibben

It is the life of the crystal, the architect of the flake, the fire of the frost, the soul of the sunbeam. This crisp winter air is full of it. John Burroughs

January brings the snow, makes our feet and fingers glow. Sara Coleridge

Sometimes I would like to be a child again, and other times a woman made of snow. Deirdre Sullivan

Snowflakes are pretty patterns etched in water’s dreams.

Anthony T. Hincks

The hard soil and four months of snow make the inhabitants of the northern temperate zone wiser and abler than his fellow who enjoys the fixed smile of the tropics. Ralph Waldo Emerson

I know a little more how much a simple thing like a snowfall can mean to a person. Sylvia Plath

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The snow was too light to stay, the ground too warm to keep it. And the strange spring snow fell only in that golden moment of dawn, the turning of the page between night and day. Shannon Hale

The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event.


Learn how to read the love letters sent by the wind and rain, the snow and moon. Ikkyu

The snow began to fall again, drifting against the windows, politely begging entrance and then falling with disappointment to the ground. Jamie McGuire

Are ye the ghosts of fallen leaves, O flakes of snow, for which, through naked trees, the winds Amourning go? John Banister Tabb

Let the storm rage on. The cold never bothered me anyway.

Elsa from Frozen

The snow fell as softly as a poet’s tears. Kevin Ansbro

A flicker of candlelight, wind breathing snow against the window and the soothing scent of creme caramel all were a comfort to her as she closed her eyes, summoned memories and many a tender thought. Donna Lynn Hope

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Snow flurries began to fall and they swirled around people’s legs like house cats. It was magical, this snow globe world. Sarah Addison Allen

They wake to see a blanket of snow.

Taylor Swift

A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water. Carl Reiner

Is it snowing where you are? All the world that I see from my tower is draped in white and the flakes are coming down as big as popcorns. Jean Webster

Do you want to build a snowman? Anna from Frozen

Nature is full of genius, full of divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes its fashioning hand.

Henry David Thoreau

It takes a snowflake two hours to fall from cloud to earth. Can’t you just see its slow, peaceful decent? Amy Krouse Rosenthal

Now always makes me think of icecream. Glaciers look like where it’s dribbled. Jane Wilson Howarth

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‘Snow in April is abominable,’ said Anne. ‘Like a slap in the face when you expected a kiss.’ L.M. Montgomery

Snow was falling, so much like stars filling the dark trees, that one could easily imagine its reason for being was nothing more than prettiness.

Mary Oliver

For winter was coming. The days were shorter, and frost crawled up the window panes at night. Soon the snow would come. Then the log house would be almost buried in snowdrifts, and the lake and the stream would freeze. Laura Ingalls Wilder

One winter morning Peter woke up and looked out the window. Snow had fallen during the night. It covered everything as far as he could see. Ezra Jack Keats

My breath came out in a fog and rose into the milky sky. Snow fell on my eyelashes, and all of Brooklyn turned white, a world in a globe. Every snowflake that I caught was a miracle unlike any other. Alice Hoffman

In the winter, the snow had become glittery fairy dust that had given all the creatures of the meadow warm clothes and a fire to help them endure the winter.

Carla Reighard

Snow. As ever the silent snow. It hems you in, lifts your spirit, and as you soar awhile it lets you down for being the meaningless ashen powder that it is. André Aciman

It snowed last year too: I made a snowman and my brother knocked it down and I knocked my brother down and then we had tea. Dylan Thomas

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When snow falls, nature listens. Antoinette Van Kleeff

The snow doesn’t give a soft white damn whom it touches.

E.E. Cummings

A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship. Markus Zusak

I remember being excited about seeing snow for the very first time. Thi Bui

Women differ like snowflakes. Lara Biyuts

It was the kind of snow that brought children running out their doors, made them turn their faces skyward, and spin in circles with their arms outstretched.

Eowyn Ivey

The very fact of snow is such an amazement. Roger Ebert

Even if you took it as cascading snowy mountains, it was not a cool snowwhite. The cold of the snow and it’s warm colour made a kind of music. Yasunari Kawabata

Snowflakes are kisses from heaven. Unknown

A snow day literally and figuratively falls from the sky, unbidden, and seems like a thing of wonder.

Susan Orlean

Kindness is like snow. It beautifies everything it covers. Kahlil Gibran

Snow brings a special quality with itthe power to stop life as you know it dead in its tracks. Nancy Hatch Woodward

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Winter, a lingering season, is a time to gather golden moments, embark upon a sentimental journey, and enjoy every idle hour. John Boswell

The sky was clear, the stars hung high overhead, and the moon was just a sliver, rather than a full moon, so that it proved to be significantly dark out. However, the coating of snow upon the ground looked bright in the moonlight. Danielle Renee Wallace

Quotes About Snow

Summer friends will melt away like summer snows, but winter friends are friends forever. George R.R. Martin

A light snow touches her cheek like an angel’s butterfly kisses.

Imran Shaikh

This is my first snow at Smith. It is like any other snow, but from a different window, and there lies the singular charm of it. Sylvia Plath

At the darkest time of year, Lord Yule laid down his beard of snow and cloak of frost and ice to illuminate the gloom. Stewart Stafford

I leaned out one last time and caught a snowflake on my tongue. They tasted so good, so pure and so divine, like nothing I had ever tasted from the sky. Shannon A. Thompson

Snow falling soundlessly in the middle of the night will always fill my heart with sweet clarity.

Novala Takemoto

There’s just something beautiful about walking on snow that nobody else has walked on. It makes you believe you’re special. Carol Rifka Brunt

Thank goodness for the first snow, it was a reminder no matter how old you became and how much you’d seen, things could still be new if you were willing to believe they still mattered. Candace Bushnell

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The first snow is like the first love. Do you remember your first snow? Lara Biyuts

You should see my corgis at sunset in the snow. It’s their finest hour. About five o’clock they glow like copper. Then they come in and lie in front of the fire like a string of sausages.

Tasha Tudor

To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake it is necessary to stand out in the cold. Aristotle

Despite all I have seen and experienced, I still get the same simple thrill out of glimpsing a tiny patch of snow. Edmund Hillary

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A wet autumn morning, a garbage truck clattering down the street. The first snowfall of the season, blossom sized flakes falling languidly and melting on the ground, a premature snow fall delicate as lace, rapidly melting. Joyce Carol Oates

Snow is the truth only when it’s snowing.

Marty Rubin

Even the strongest blizzards start with a single snowflake. Sara Raasch

Silently, like thoughts that come and go, the snowflakes fall, each one a gem. William Hamilton Gibson

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I love you because no two snowflakes are alike, and it is possible, if you stand tippytoe, to walk between the raindrops. Nikki Giovanni

When it snows, you have two choices: shovel or make snow angels.


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

With luck, it might even snow for us. Haruki Murakami

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. John Ruskin

The light made the snowballs look yellow. Or at least I hoped that was the cause.

Gary D. Schmidt

Outside, the sky was clear, stars gleaming in its ebony vastness like celestial fireflies. It was bitterly cold, and Hywel’s every breath trailed after him in pale puffs of smoke. The glazed snow crackled underfoot as he started towards the great hall. Sharon Kay Penman

There were ghosts in the wind, whispers from the snow or the invisible meltwater flowing beneath. Rich Shapero

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The snow did not even whisper its way to earth, but seemed to salt the night with silence. Dean Koontz

The Eskimos had fiftytwo names for snow because it was important to them: there ought to be as many for love.

Margaret Atwood

It’s cold and cruel to begin with, but it’s somehow beautiful, and you miss it when it’s not there. And if you hold it in your hands close enough and long enough, it changes. It melts. Bexchan

The snow was endless, a heavy blanket on the outdoors; it had a way about it. A beauty. But I knew that, like many things, beauty could be deceiving. Cambria Hebert

The wind crooned softly as it dusted the snow against the windows, wrapping them in a thick and fluffy cotton blanket. Soheir Khashoggi

Snow is…a beautiful reminder of life and all its quirks. It makes me pause. Think. Stay still. Even my mind takes the hint. It makes me feel giddy. Like a kid.

R.B. O’Brien

Whenever she turned her steep focus to me, I felt the warmth that flowers must feel when they bloom through the snow, under the first concentrated rays of the sun. Janet Finch

Snow is covering us. Close your eyes and sleep. Close your eyes and dream. This is one story. There will be another. Jeanette Winterson

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The snow falls soft and unfathomable, drawing the world down to a whitened hush, forcing us (as few things do to pause long enough to take stock of everything that we miss in our crazed pursuit to gain everything that we can. Craig D. Lounsbrough

To Sum Up

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