As far as I was concerned, the Depression was an ill wind that blew some good. If it hadn't occurred, my parents would have given me my college education. As it was, I had to scrabble for it.
It's an ill wind that blows no good.
Tis an ill wind that blows no minds.
An oboe is an ill-wind that nobody blows good.
Kevin Reeves...proving an ill wind blows nobody no good.
Except wind stands as it never stood
It is an ill wind turns none to good.
Great people are not affected by each puff of wind that blows ill. Like great ships, they sail serenely on, in a calm sea or a great tempest.
The oboe's a horn made of wood. I'd play you a tune if I could, But the reeds are a pain, And the fingering's insane. It's the ill wind that no one blows good.
Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill will.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Gegen den Wind muß man kreuzen.
It's a warm wind, the west wind, full of birds' cries.