Quotes of Clime

“ And he shall reign a goodly king And sway his hand o'er every clime With peace writ on his signet ring, Who bides his time. ”

- James Whitcomb Riley

“ Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, Nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time. ”

- John Donne

“ The very idea of a bird is a symbol and a suggestion to the poet. A bird seems to be at the top of the scale, so vehement and intense his life… . The beautiful vagabonds, endowed with every grace, masters of all climes, and knowing no bounds — how many human aspirations are realised in their free, holiday-lives — and how many suggestions to the poet in their flight and song! ”

- John Burroughs
  • 1