As winter approaches - bringing cold weather and family drama - we crave page-turners, books made for long nights and tryptophan-induced sloth.
The long, cold Minnesota winters instilled in me a fascination for exotic far off places; I aspired toward a career in tropical diseases and world health problems.
Maine's long and cold winters may help keep our State's population low, but our harsh climate also accounts for what is unique and valuable about our land and our people.
Oh the long and dreary Winter! Oh the cold and cruel Winter!
Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
I became insane, with long intervals of horrible sanity.
Edgar Allan Poe
Winter, ade! / Scheiden tut weh.
Hoffmann von Fallersleben, August Heinrich
Winter is not a season, it's an occupation.