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"Flee flattery, false praise and fair weather friends" - Fraser Young

"Fair weather weddings make fair weather lives." - Richard Hovey

"We're not fair weather friends. We've been in places for a long, long time." - Jamie Dimon

"After rain comes fair weather." - James Howell

"You are a worksmith and who cares for his brothers, whos not seduced by illusions or fair weather friends." - Alanis Morissette

"After the rain cometh the fair weather." - Aesop

"Atheism is easy in fair weather." - Ronald Dunn

"In fair weather prepare for foul." - Thomas Fuller

"Credit card issuers and HELOC lenders are like fair-weather friends: They cozy up to you in good times, but when the economy heads south, they abandon you faster than Usain Bolt runs the 100 meters." - Suze Orman

"Where can we hide in fair weather, we orphans of the storm?" - Evelyn Waugh

"It's so obvious The Weather Channel is pro hurricane. Fair and balanced my ass." - Jim Gaffigan

"Friendship: A ship big enough for two in fair weather, but only one in foul." - Ambrose Bierce

"It is a common failing of man not to take account of tempests during fair weather." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"Man, I don't got any real fans. Just fair-weather ones and groupies." - Diplo

"A few years ago, I won a Tony for Little Me and I learned two important lessons from that experience. 1. Fair-weather friends are so much more interesting to be around and 2. It's amazing what this award fetches on E-Bay." - Martin Short

"It is poor faith that needs fair weather for standing firm. That alone is true faith that stands the foulest weather." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Let's commit ourselves to being true disciples of Jesus Christ. Not mere fair-weather followers, but disciples." - Greg Laurie

"Interest works night and day in fair weather and in foul. It gnaws at a man's substance with invisible teeth." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Interest works night and day, in fair weather and in foul. It gnaws at a man's substance with invisible teeth." - Henry Ward Beecher

"FRIENDSHIP, n. A ship big enough to carry two in fair weather, but only one in foul." - Ambrose Bierce

"Diplomats are useful only in fair weather. As soon as it rains they drown in every drop." - Charles De Gaulle

"Cycling is a great way to learn about your city. I love being outdoors, especially in good weather, but I'm not a fair weather cyclist. I'm happy to get a red nose in the cold." - Erin Oconnor

"If alcohol is queen, then tobacco is her consort. It's a fond companion for all occasions, a loyal friend through fair weather and foul." - Luis Bunuel

"Go out more, keep cheerful as well as busy, for you are the sunshine-maker of the family, and if you get dismal there is no fair weather." - Louisa May Alcott

"I have left all my business and all my husbands; I have taken with me only fair weather and my children, which is as much as I want." - Madame de La Fayette

"For 't is always fair weather When good fellows get together With a stein on the table and a good song ringing clear." - Richard Hovey

"When any of the four pillars of government are mainly shaken or weakened - which are religion, justice, counsel and treasure - men need to pray for fair weather." - Francis Bacon

"Out upon it, I have loved Three whole days together; And am like to love three more, If it prove fair weather." - John Suckling

"Out upon it, I have lov'd Three whole days together; And am like to love three more, If it prove fair weather." - John Suckling

"Twenty-four years ago I was strangely handsome; in San Francisco in the rainy season I was often mistaken for fair weather." - Mark Twain

"Out upon it, I have loved Three whole days together; And am like to love three more, If it prove fair weather." - John Suckling

"For 't is always fair weather When good fellows get together With a stein on the table and a good song ringing clear." - Richard Hovey

"When any of the four pillars of government-religion, justice, counsel, and treasure-are mainly shaken or weakened, men had need to pray for fair weather." - Francis Bacon

"A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain." - Robert Frost

"Advice from friends is like the weather. Some of it is good; some of it is bad." - Arnold Lobel

"Fair and foul are near of kin And fair needs foul," I cried. "My friends are gone, but that's a truth Nor grave nor bed denied."" - William Butler Yeats

"Fair and foul are near of kin, And fair needs foul,' I cried. 'My friends are gone, but that's a truth Nor grave nor bed denied." - William Butler Yeats

"When your love contracts in anger, the atmosphere itself feels threatening. But when you're expansive, no matter what the weather, you're in an open, windy field with friends." - Rumi

"When your love contracts in anger, the atmosphere itself feels threatening. But when you're expansive, no matter what the weather, you're in an open, windy field with friends." - Rumi

"Every man should have a fair-sized cemetary in which to bury the faults of his friends." - Henry Adams

"Every man should have a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Keep a fair-sized cemetery in your back yard, in which to bury the faults of your friends." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Every man should keep a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Between friends there is no bribery. ... the relationship of friends is intrinsically fair and equal. Neither feels stronger or more clever or more beautiful than the other." - Margaret Mead

"We were good boys, good Presbyterian boys, and loyal and all that; anyway, we were good Presbyterian boys when the weather was doubtful; when it was fair, we did wander a little from the fold." - Mark Twain

"Angry and choleric men are as ungrateful and unsociable as thunder and lightning, being in themselves all storm and tempest; but quiet and easy natures are like fair weather, welcome to all." - Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon

"An acquaintance merely enjoys your company, a fair-weather companion flatters when all is well, a true friend has your best interests at heart and the pluck to tell you what you need to hear." - E. A. Bucchianeri

"Gratitude is not a fair weather virtue. True gratitude means appreciating your life no matter what the storms may bring. Is simply being alive gift enough for you to feel grateful?" - Mac Anderson

". . . it is impossible you should take true root but by the fair weather that you make yourself it is needful that you frame the season of your own harvest." - William Shakespeare

"We live in a society that likes to kick people when they"re down. Do' be a fair-weather friend. Stick with people. They need you more in the tough times than they do in the good times." - Joel Osteen

"It is impossible you should take true root but by the fair weather that you make yourself; it is needful that you frame the season for your own harvest." - William Shakespeare

"We live in a society that likes to kick people when they're down. Don't be a fair-weather friend. Stick with people. They need you more in the tough times than they do in the good times." - Joel Osteen

"Oh, the weather outside is weather." - Paul Rudd

"Weather creates character." - Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

"I love cold weather." - Seth Rogen

"So spake those wary foes, fair friends in look, And so in words great gifts they gave and took, And had small profit, and small loss thereby." - William Morris

"Oh, I have roamed o'er many lands, And many friends I've met; Not one fair scene or kindly smile Can this fond heart forget." - Thomas Haynes Bayly

"Never be too quick to criticize yourself. It's not fair to all of your friends and relatives, who are dying to do it for you." - Texas Bix Bender

"Oh, I have roamed o'er many lands, And many friends I've met; Not one fair scene or kindly smile Can this fond heart forget." - Thomas Haynes Bayly

"Even a liberal reporter is a patriot, wants the best for this country. And people, your fair and balanced friends at Fox, don't fully understand that." - Mike Wallace

"Friends, I'm angry about what's happening in politics today! Why is it wrong to ask the wealthiest people and most profitable corporations to pay their fair share?" - Richard Trumka

"We are the captains of our own ships sailing the sea of life, but in times of a stormy weather, you will discover true friends when they don't hesitate to be a lighthouse." - Dodinsky

"I love the summer.... the warm weather, hangin out with friends, and swimmin in the warm water..... but most importantly grabin a glove and a ball and playin some softball in the heat." - James Madison

"I grew up in Germany for a little while, and all my German friends said that Seattle, weather and energy-wise, is a lot like West Germany. It's true." - Daniel Breaker

"I'm not into cold weather, I like warm weather." - Amos Lee

"In friendship's fragrant garden, There are flowers of every hue. Each with its own fair beauty And its gift of joy for you. Friendship's Garden If love were what the rose is, And I were like the leaf, Our lives would grow together In sad or singing weather." - Algernon Charles Swinburne

"It is trial that proves one thing weak and another strong. A house built on the sand is in fair weather just as good as if builded on a rock. A cobweb is as good as the mightiest cable when there is no strain upon it." - Henry Ward Beecher

"There they lived on, those New England people, farmer lives, father and grandfather and great-grandfather, on and on without noise, keeping up tradition, and expecting, beside fair weather and abundant harvests, we did not learn what. They were contented to live, since it was so contrived for them, and where their lines had fallen." - Henry David Thoreau

"If I wished to see a mountain or other scenery under the most favorable auspices, I would go to it in foul weather, so as to be there when it cleared up; we are then in the most suitable mood, and nature is most fresh and inspiring. There is no serenity so fair as that which is just established in a tearful eye." - Henry David Thoreau

"Do you laugh in the right places? Then, you"ll get along, in fair weather or foul. Humor is nothing less than a sense of the fitness of things. Something that's out of proportion, like an inflated ego, should strike you funny, particularly if it's your own inflated ego. Otherwise you are pathetic and quite hopeless." - Carole Lombard

"always thought of myself as a loving person. But she was right. I had been a fair-weather friend. As long as she was happy and nice, I loved back. But if she was unhappy or upset, I would feel blamed and then argue or distance myself" - John Gray

"Sometimes I think he's the kind of friend that grownups call a "fair-weather friend." That means when everything's going smoothly, he's the best friend a guy could want. But as soon as something goes wrong...(he) sort of turns on you." - Barbara Park

"Those born to wealth, and who have the means of gratifying every wish, know not what is the real happiness of life, just as those who have been tossed on the stormy waters of the ocean on a few frail planks can alone realize the blessings of fair weather." - Alexandre Dumas

"If we believe that the EU is only a fair-weather event we will be doomed. The EU cannot be an answer only to the tragedies of the past but also to the problems of the future. We must understand that the geopolitical holidays are over. It's time to go back to school where there will be only hard exams to take." - Donald Tusk

"Do you laugh in the right places? Then, you'll get along, in fair weather or foul. Humor is nothing less than a sense of the fitness of things. Something that's out of proportion, like an inflated ego, should strike you funny, particularly if it's your own inflated ego. Otherwise you are pathetic and quite hopeless." - Carole Lombard

"We have lost the old love of work, of work which kept itself company, which was fair weather and music in the heart, which found its reward in the doing, craving neither the flattery of vulgar eyes nor the gold of vulgar men." - John Lancaster Spalding

"It was a bad one, the Winter of 1933. Wading home that night through flames of snow, my toes burning, my ears on fire, the snow swirling around me like a flock of angry nuns, I stopped dead in my tracks. The time had come to take stock. Fair weather or foul, certain forces in the world were at work trying to destroy me." - John Fante

"Sometimes I think he's the kind of friend that grownups call a 'fair-weather friend.' That means when everything's going smoothly, he's the best friend a guy could want. But as soon as something goes wrong...(he) sort of turns on you." - Barbara Park

"A girl of eighteen imagines the feelings behind the face that has moved her with its sympathetic youth as easily as primitive people imagined the humors of the gods in fair weather. What is she to believe in if not in this vision woven from within?" - George Eliot

"Weather forecast for tonight: dark." - George Carlin

"The weather still continues charming." - Oscar Wilde

"I love cold, rainy weather." - Catherine Bell

"Fair is fair; all love is war." - Kyle Busch

"Every fair from fair sometime declines" - William Shakespeare

"Your skin's so fair its not fair" - St Vincent

"There are parents, siblings, teachers and friends, but counting on them to motivate you isn't fair. They've all got their own lives, and while the may be able to help you out, if you can motivate yourself, then you're golden." - Shannon Miller

"[On New York City:] Were all America like this fair city, and all, no, only a small proportion of its population like the friends we left there, I should say that the land was the fairest in the world." - Frances Trollope

"If I should die to-night, My friends would look upon my quiet face Before they laid it in its resting-place, And deem that death had left it almost fair." - Robert C. V. Meyers

"I shall pursue a straight forward course deviating neither to the right or left so that comes what may I hope my real friends will never have to blush for me, so far as truth, honesty & fair dealings are concerned." - Zachary Taylor

"The stars were my best friends. The air was full of legends and phantoms, full of mythical and fair-tale creatures, which suddenly flew away over the roof, so that one was at one with the firmament." - Marc Chagall

"I'm not invited to the Vanity Fair dinner where they watch the Oscars - or even the Oscars themselves - so I sit at home and watch it with a bunch of close friends." - Brett Ratner

"Men may be rivals, opponents in their fortunes, and yet be friends in their hearts and fair towards each other's worth; but woman, the instant she is rivaled, becomes unjust." - Jane Welsh Carlyle

"Before Huey was 5, I could take him to work with me. Now, though, he has sports and lessons and friends, and it's not fair to remove him from his whole life." - Marg Helgenberger

"There's usually one piece in 'Vanity Fair' every month that grabs me, but when it presents hatchet jobs without substantiation to impress its liberal friends, I laugh first, then toss." - Dan Jenkins

"I'm so fair that I didn't go in the sun as a child. When all my friends were on the beach, I was going to ballet. The teachers there didn't like you going in the sun, so I never did." - Miranda Otto

"A dowried wife, friends, beauty, birth, fair fame, These are the gifts of money, heavenly dame: Be but a moneyed man, persuasion tips Your tongue, and Venus settles on your lips." - Horace

"Give me books, fruit, French wine and fine weather and a little music out of doors, played by someone I do not know. I admire lolling on a lawn by a water-lilied pond to eat white currants and see goldfish: and go to the fair in the evening if I'm good. There is not hope for that -one is sure to get into some mess before evening." - John Keats

"She knows where she's going, and what she has to do. She could, after all, find her way to Route 95 South blindfolded. She could do it in the dark, in fair weather or foul; she can do it even when it seems she will run out of gas. It doesn't matter what people tell you. It doesn't matter what they might say. Sometimes you have to leave home. Sometimes, running away means you're headed in the exact right direction." - Alice Hoffman

"I am a teller of stories...a weaver of dreams. I can dance, sing, and in the right weather stand on my head. I know seven words of Latin. I have a little magic and a trick or two. I know the proper way to meet a dragon, can fight dirty but not fair, and once swallowed thirty oysters in a minute. I am not domestic. I am a luxury, and in that sense, necessary." - Anthony Minghella

"The Republican party is the party of nostalgia. It seeks to return America to a simpler, more innocent and moral past that never actually existed. The Democrats are utopians. They seek to create an America so fair and non-judgmental that life becomes an unbearable series of apologies. Together, the two parties function like giant down comforters, allowing a candidate to disappear into the enveloping softness, protecting them from exposure to the harsh weather of independent thought." - Jon Stewart

"Give me books, fruit, French wine and fine weather and a little music out of doors, played by someone I do not know. I admire lolling on a lawn by a water-lilied pond to eat white currants and see goldfish: and go to the fair in the evening if I'm good. There is not hope for that -one is sure to get into some mess before evening." - John Keats

"I root for hurricanes. When, courtesy of the Weather Channel, I see one forming in the ocean off the coast of Africa, I find myself longing for it to become big and strong-Mother Nature's fist of fury, Gaia's stern rebuke. Considering the havoc mankind has wreaked upon nature with deforesting, stripmining, and the destruction of animal habitat, it only seems fair that nature get some of its own back and teach us that there are forces greater than our own." - James Wolcott

"I mean to say, really, I am near to developing a neurosis - is there anyone around who doesn't want to study or kill me?" Floote raised a tentative hand. "Ah, yes, thank you, Floote." "There is also Mrs Tunstell, madam," he offered hopefully, is if Ivy were some kind of consolation prize. "I notice you don't mention my fair-weather husband." "I suspect, at this moment, madam, he probably wants to kill you." Alexia couldn't help smiling. "Good point." - Gail Carriger

"Whether the weather be fine, Whether the weather be not, Whether the weather be cold, Whether the weather be hot, We'll weather the weather, Whatever the whether, Whether we like it or not" - Anonymous

"Good day, fair maidens." - Val Venis

"Fair words cost nothing." - John Gay

"Turnabout is fair play." - Proverbs

"Heigh, ho, fair Rosalynde!" - Thomas Lodge

"Fat, fair, and forty." - Walter Scott

"Farewell, fair cruelty." - William Shakespeare

"Play fair, okay?" - Colleen Haskell

"There's no such thing as good weather, or bad weather. There's just weather and your attitude towards it." - Louise Hay

"Life! we've been long together Through pleasant and through cloudy weather; Tis hard to part when friends are dear,- Perhaps 'twill cost a sigh, a tear. Then steal away, give little warning. Choose thine own time, Say not "Good-night," but in some brighter clime, Bid me "Good-morning."" - Anna Letitia Barbauld

"Beneath these fruit-tree boughs that shed Their snow-white blossoms on my head, With brightest sunshine round me spread Of spring's unclouded weather, In this sequestered nook how sweet To sit upon my orchard-seat! And birds and flowers once more to greet, My last year's friends together." - William Wordsworth

"All in all, it was a never-to-be-forgotten summer - one of those summers which come seldom into any life, but leave a rich heritage of beautiful memories in their going - one of those summers which, in a fortunate combination of delightful weather, delightful friends and delightful doing, come as near to perfection as anything can come in this world." - Lucy Maud Montgomery

"I was looking to be pale, you know, like the kind of person who has that pigment in their skin where no matter what the weather is they have pink cheeks. I had a couple of friends like that. But it was all very instinctive in a way. I never really thought that much about it." - Paul Reubens

"Life! we've been long together Through pleasant and through cloudy weather; Tis hard to part when friends are dear,- Perhaps 'twill cost a sigh, a tear. Then steal away, give little warning. Choose thine own time, Say not Good-night, but in some brighter clime, Bid me Good-morning." - Anna Letitia Barbauld

"I grew up playing football since the day I could walk; some of my greatest memories of childhood are playing touch football in all kinds of weather with my best friends. That's a part of the American experience that no corporation can destroy." - Greg Graffin

"L.A.'s cool; I had a run with it to where it just pretty much wore me out. I love the weather and I have great friends there, great family, but I really cannot take a lot of the culture. Like Nashville, where everybody's a songwriter, everybody out there is an actor." - Shooter Jennings

"People can commend the weather without envy." - William Shenstone

"To a child all weather is cold." - George Herbert

"Go where the weather suits your clothes." - Harry Nilsson

"Two women placed together makes cold weather." - William Shakespeare

"?What's the weather like? ... It's fierce mild!" - Dylan Moran

"The economy is a thoughtless weather system." - Kurt Vonnegut

"Bad weather makes for good photography." - Ansel Adams

"The government can't change the weather." - Marco Rubio

"I can't stand light. I hate weather." - Peter O'Toole

"Britain possesses no climate, only weather." - Dorothy L Sayers

"Life is weather. Life is meals," - James Salter

"There's a difference between climate & weather, moron!" - Pat Sajak

"Life is weather. Life is meals," - James Salter

"Rock & Rollers don't dress for the weather." - David Johansen

"...but I cannot command winds and weather." - Horatio Nelson

"I cannot command winds and weather." - Horatio Nelson

"I can't stand light. I hate weather." - Peter Otoole

"There is no weather in malls." - Charles Baxter

"I've always been fascinated by weather." - Shepard Smith

"[Books] will visit you at your convenience, whether you are lonesome or not, on rainy days or fair. They propose themselves as either transient acquaintances or permanent friends. They will stay as long as you like, departing or returning as you wish. Their friendship entails no obligation. Best of all, and not always true of our merely human friends, they have Cleopatra's infinite variety." - Clifton Fadiman

"Weather abroad and weather in the heart alike come on Regardless of prediction." - Adrienne Rich

"He who complains of the weather, complains of the God who ordained the weather!" - William Law

"We (San Francisco) have football weather during baseball season, and baseball weather during football season." - Herb Caen

"Remember to get the weather in your damn book-weather is very important." - Ernest Hemingway

"There is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather." - John Ruskin

"The economy depends about as much on economists as the weather does on weather forecasters." - Jean-Paul Kauffmann

"There is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather." - John Ruskin

"I love the Weather Channel because my mood changes a lot according to the weather!" - Stefano Gabbana

"The weather for me is nothing special. The weather couldn't kill me." - Li Na

"Fair is not fair, but that which pleaseth." - Ninon de L'Enclos

"Kids are fair game; women are fair game." - Timothy Mcveigh



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