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Wise Quotes about Rain

May you find great value in these Rain quotes and sayings.

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow,
you gotta put up with the rain.
- Dolly Parton

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Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head,
and knows not that it brings abundance
to drive away the hunger.
- Saint Basil

Give thanks for the rain in your life
which waters the flowers of your soul.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Clouds come floating into my life,
no longer to carry rain or usher storm,
but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore

 

Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...
It's about learning to Dance in the Rain.
- Vivian Greene

Love comforteth like sunshine after rain.
- William Shakespeare

THE fog comes
on little cat feet.
It sits looking
over harbor and city
on silent haunches
and then moves on.
- Carl Sandburg

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Give thanks for the rainbows, for the butterflies,
for all God's creatures - large and small,
for the bright blue sky and the soft fog and the gentle rain,
for the tree veiled in the season's first frost,
for the baby's laugh, for the touch of a hand
and the whispered "I love you."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I love the rain - it washes memories
off the sidewalk of life.
- the movie Play It Again, Sam

Life is full of beauty. Notice it.
Notice the bumble bee, the small child,
and the smiling faces.
Smell the rain, and feel the wind.
Live your life to the fullest potential,
and fight for your dreams.
- Ashley Smith

There's always a period of curious fear between the
first sweet-smelling breeze and the time when the rain comes cracking down.
- Don DeLillo

There's a big difference between a handout and a helping hand.
One's charity, the other's friendship.
- Little Joe' Cartwright in Bonanza - Rain from Heaven

Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.
- Hosea Ballou

Our "Rainbows and Butterflies" are the small miracles of our life -
the little things that are so easy to overlook,
yet so awe inspiring when we take a moment
to notice and to pay attention.
Give thanks for the rainbows, for the butterflies,
for all God's creatures - large and small,
for the bright blue sky and the soft fog and the gentle rain,
for the tree veiled in the season's first frost,
for the baby's laugh,
for the touch of a hand and the whispered "I love you."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The best thing one can do when it's raining is to let it rain.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The quality of mercy is not strained.
It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven
Upon the place beneath. It is twice blest:
It blesseth him that gives and him that takes.
- William Shakespeare

Like a welcome summer rain, humor may suddenly cleanse and cool the earth,
the air and you.
- Langston Hughes

Some people walk in the rain, others just get wet.
- Roger Miller

I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
- Anonymous

I always like walking in the rain,
so no one can see me crying.
- Charlie Chaplin

It will never rain roses: when we want to have more
roses we must plant more trees.
- George Eliot

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

Let the rain kiss you.
Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops.
Let the rain sing you a lullaby.
- Langston Hughes

May the road rise up to meet you,
may the wind be ever at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face
and the rain fall softly on your fields.
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.
- Irish Blessing

The Eye-of-the-Storm.
Surrounded by the winds and the rain,
yet peaceful in its own unworldly way -
an unnatural ruddy-cloudy misty-bright kind of way.
Whatever comes next, the eye of the storm is
a moment of serenity among the challenge -
a time for repose and contemplation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down.
Without the rain, there would be no rainbow.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

When I woke up Sunday morning at the Open and stepped
outside and felt the wind and rain in my face,
I knew I had an excellent chance to win if I just took
my time and trusted myself.
- Tom Kite

The drops of rain make a hole in the stone,
not by violence, but by oft falling.
- Lucretius

I'm singing in the rain, just singing in the rain;
What a wonderful feeling,
I'm happy again.
- Arthur Freed

I'd like to be able to use Storm's powers for good,
like have it rain more in Southern California.
We could do with it.
- Halle Berry

The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain,
the sound of wind in a primeval wood,
and the sound of outer ocean on a beach.
- Henry Beston

Momo listened to everyone and everything -
even to the rain and the wind and the pine trees -
and all of them spoke to her after their own fashion.
- Michael Ende

The average man is a conformist, accepting miseries
and disasters with the stoicism of a cow standing in the rain.
- Colin Wilson

My father was in the civil service.
I can remember standing in a bus shelter in the pouring rain,
and that we were allowed candy floss at the end of
the holiday if we had behaved.
- Honor Blackman

I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river,
it took its voice from the rain, and like the timber,
it steeped itself in the forests.
- Pablo Neruda

I'm watching the Weather Channel more than I've ever watched it.
I'm scared to death it's going to rain.
- John Elway

If you think it's going to rain, it will.
- Clint Eastwood

I don't know how you get dressed if you live in Wales,
because it's pouring rain and then it's hot sunshine,
and then it might hail.
It's just so confusing.
- Piper Perabo

You pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too.
That's a part of it.
- Denzel Washington

When I'm writing, I am concentrating almost wholly on concrete detail:
the color a room is painted,
the way a drop of water rolls off a wet leaf after a rain.
- Donna Tartt

Let us keep the dance of rain our fathers kept and
tread our dreams beneath the jungle sky.
- Arna Bontemps

It is no use to grumble and complain;
It's just as cheap and easy to rejoice;
When God sorts out the weather and sends rain -
Why,
rain's my choice.
- James Whitcomb Riley

It always rains on tents.
Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles,
against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent.
- Dave Barry

Any party which takes credit for the rain must not
be surprised if its opponents blame it for the drought.
- Dwight Morrow

Salzburg...
is a mountain town with a rushing river running right through the center,
everything in the rain various shades of green and brown.
- Jonathan Carroll

Thy fate is the common fate of all; Into each life some rain must fall.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I have played in rain before.
I have played in wind before.
I have played in cold before, but not all put together.
They were the hardest conditions I ever played in.
- Michelle Wie

I mean, it's been quite busy, especially with the rain
delay the first few days,
and then having to play the late evenings,
waiting here every day.
It's been kind of difficult.
- Daniela Hantuchova

And the blood of brave men was shed like unto the shedding
of rain from a black cloud.
- Ferdowsi

The 1927 Wimbledon finals were almost put off because of the rain,
which threatened every moment.
- Helen Wills Moody

I ran my fastest marathon in the rain.
- Bill Rodgers

He was so benevolent, so merciful a man that,
in his mistaken passion, he would have held an umbrella
over a duck in a shower of rain.
- Douglas William Jerrold

You don't save a pitcher for tomorrow.
Tomorrow it may rain.
- Leo Durocher

Now there's three things you can do in a baseball game:
You can win or you can lose or it can rain.
- Casey Stengel

If the rain spoils our picnic, but saves a farmer's crop,
who are we to say it shouldn't rain?
- Tom Barrett

Rain is grace; rain is the sky descending to the earth;
without rain,
there would be no life.
- John Updike

We return thanks to our mother,
the earth, which sustains us.
We return thanks to the rivers and streams
which supply us with water.
We return thanks to all herbs, which furnish medicines
for the cure of our diseases.
We return thanks to the corn, and to her sisters,
the beans and squashes, which give us life.
We return thanks to the bushes and trees,
which provide us with fruit.
We return thanks to the wind,
which, moving the air, has banished diseases.
We return thanks to the moon and the stars,
which have given us their light when the sun was gone.
We return thanks to our grandfather He-no,
that he has protected his grandchildren from witches and reptiles,
and has given us his rain.
We return thanks to the sun,
that he has looked upon the earth with a beneficent eye.
Lastly, we return thanks to the Great Spirit,
in whom is embodied all goodness,
and who directs all things for the good of his children.
- Iroquois traditional

I am a being of Heaven and Earth, of thunder and lightning,
of rain and wind, of the galaxies.
- Eden Ahbez

I like rain, actually.
- Bill Rodgers

Still falls the rain - dark as the world of man,
black as our loss - blind as the nineteen hundred and
forty nails upon the Cross.
- Edith Sitwell

This morning's scene is good and fine,
Long rain has not harmed the land.
- Du Fu

That includes not cutting down the rain forest,
and stop polluting the ocean because once we kill the
coral reefs and the rain forest,
this earth is toast.
- Michael Berryman

You should not see the desert simply as some faraway place of little rain.
There are many forms of thirst.
- William Langewiesche

A crown is merely a hat that lets the rain in.
- Frederick The Great

No person has the right to rain on your dreams.
- Marian Wright Edelman

I give you this one thought to keep -
I am with you still - I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow,
I am the diamond glints on snow,
I am the sunlight on ripened grain,
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awaken in the morning's hush,
I am the sweet uplifting rush,
of quiet birds in circled flight.
I am the soft starts that shine at night.
Do not think of me as gone -
I am with you still in each new dawn.
- Traditional Native American Prayer

It always seemed to me a bit pointless to disapprove of homosexuality.
It's like disapproving of rain.
- Francis Maude

I'm just waiting for people to start asking me to make the rain disappear.
- David Copperfield

While I was at college studying design I decided to paint.
I was also greatly inspired by the colours that I had
seen on my travels in the Brazilian Rain forest.
- John Dyer

For me, a page of good prose is where one hears the
rain and the noise of battle.
It has the power to give grief or universality that
lends it a youthful beauty.
- John Cheever

I don't believe in pessimism.
If something doesn't come up the way you want,
forge ahead.
If you think it's going to rain, it will.
- Clint Eastwood


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