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"You [Scots] come of a race of men the very wind of whose name has swept to the ultimate seas." - James M Barrie

"I listen to the wind, the wind of my soul." - Cat Stevens

"As clouds are blown away by the wind, the thirst for material pleasures will be driven away by the utterance of the Lord's name." - Sarada Devi

"Vain the ambition of kings Who seek by trophies and dead things To leave a living name behind, And weave but nets to catch the wind." - John Webster

"Vain the ambition of kings Who seek by trophies and dead things To leave a living name behind, And weave but nets to catch the wind." - John Webster

"I'm saying your name in the grocery store, I'm saying your name on the bridge at dawn. Your name like an animal covered with frost, your name like a music that's been transposed, a suit of fur, a coat of mud, a kick in the pants, a lungful of glass, the sails in wind and the slap of waves on the hull..." - Richard Siken

"I'm saying your name in the grocery store, I'm saying your name on the bridge at dawn. Your name like an animal covered with frost, your name like a music that's been transposed, a suit of fur, a coat of mud, a kick in the pants, a lungful of glass, the sails in wind and the slap of waves on the hull..." - Richard Siken

"Beware of spitting against the wind!" - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The wind of revolutions is not tractable." - Victor Hugo

"THE NAME OF THE WIND marks the debut of a writer we would all do well to watch. Patrick Rothfuss has real talent, and his tale of Kvothe is deep and intricate and wondrous." - Terry Brooks

"October gave a party; The leaves by hundreds came - The Chestnuts, Oaks, and Maples, And leaves of every name. The Sunshine spread a carpet, And everything was grand, Miss Weather led the dancing, Professor Wind the band." - George Cooper

"Sword, I name thee Brisingr! And with a sound of rushing wind the blade burst into flame, an envelope of sapphire-blue fire writhing about the razor-sharp steel." - Christopher Paolini

"The spirit of the woods is like an old good friend, makes me feel warm and good inside. I knew his name and it was good to see him again, cause in the wind he's still alive." - Ted Nugent

"There's not a wind but whispers of thy name; And not a flow'r that grows beneath the moon, But in its hues and fragrance tells a tale Of thee, my love." - Barry Cornwall

"There's not a wind but whispers of thy name; And not a flow'r that grows beneath the moon, But in its hues and fragrance tells a tale Of thee, my love." - Bryan Procter

"I pray for my nation, South Africa. As Jesus stood in the boat and commanded the storms to be calm, I stand in the midst of the storm in my nation, South Africa and I command the storm, wind and waves to be calm, in the name of Jesus! I speak calmness to my nation, South Africa, in the name of Jesus!" - T. B. Joshua

"It's a warm wind, the west wind, full of birds' cries." - John Masefield

"The wind is blowing, adore the wind." - Pythagoras

"The wind is blowing. Adore the wind." - Pythagoras

"Blossoms are scattered by the wind and the wind cares nothing but the blossoms of the heart no wind can touch." - Yoshida Kenko

"Blossoms are scattered by the wind and the wind cares nothing, but the blossoms of the heart no wind can touch." - Yoshida Kenko

"The purity of youth will usher in the Divine Wind." - Takijiro Onishi

"I have felt the wind on the wing of madness." - Charles Baudelaire

"Yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind." - Bible

"The wind of change is blowing through the continent [Africa]." - Harold Macmillan

"The way of the Wind is a strange, wild way." - Ingram Crockett

"Skip like the wind!" - Anonymous

"The wind sounded of Mother Earth's forsaken and abandoned cries." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Wind power is a green mirage of the worst kind." - Hendrik Tennekes

"We came in the wind of the carnival. A wind of change, or promises. The merry wind, the magical wind, making March hares of everyone, tumbling blossoms and coat-tails and hats; rushing towards summer in a frenzy of exuberance." - Joanne Harris

"Wind is God's way of balancing heat. Wind is the way you shift heat from areas where it's hotter to areas where it's cooler. That's what wind is." - Joe Barton

"A sailor may choose the wind to ride out of seaport, but the wind has a mind of it's own." - Avi

"Your earthly fame is but a gust of wind that blows about, shifting this way and that, and as it changes quarter, changes name." - Dante Alighieri

"Worldly fame is but a breath of wind that blows now this way, and now that, and changes name as it changes direction." - Dante Alighieri

"A book's alright when the weather's foul and there's nothing else to do, but why sit and read when the wind is calling your name?" - Mercedes Lackey

"Lilith: Oh, but your heart grows cold. A north wind blows and carries down the distant... Rose? The Doctor: Oooh, big mistake! Because that name keeps me fighting!" - Gareth Roberts

"For there is a wind or a ghost of wind in all books echoing the life there, a high wind that fills the tubes of the ear until we think we hear a wind, actual." - William Carlos Williams

"The same wind blows on us all. The economic wind, the social wind, the political wind. The same wind blows on everybody. The difference in where you arrive in one year, three years, five years, the difference in arrival is not the blowing of the wind but the set of the sail." - Jim Rohn

"Feel the wind. This wind blows from world to world and from life to death. This is the wind of dharma. Be in love with the wind. It is an intimate lover. It enraptures you. It blows you through eternity." - Frederick Lenz

"Loud wind, strong wind, sweeping o'er the mountains, Fresh wind, free wind, blowing from the sea, Pour forth thy vials like streams from airy mountains, Draughts of life to me." - Dinah Maria Murlock Craik

"Loud wind, strong wind, sweeping o'er the mountains, Fresh wind, free wind, blowing from the sea, Pour forth thy vials like streams from airy mountains, Draughts of life to me." - Dinah Craik

"The rain was dashing in torrents against the window-panes, and the wind sweeping in heavy and fitful gusts along the dreary and deserted streets, as a party of three persons sat over their wine, in that stately old pile which once formed the resort of the Irish Members, in College Green, Dublin, and went by the name of Daly's Clubhouse." - Charles Lever

"Results, are the name of the game..." - Jim Rohn

"Excellence is the name of the game..." - Judith Jamison

"The name of the Slough was Despond." - John Bunyan

"In the name of the Prophet-figs." - Horace Smith

"In working well, if travail you sustain, Into the wind shall lightly pass the pain; But of the deed the glory shall remain, And cause your name with worthy wights to reign. In working wrong, if pleasure you attain, The pleasure soon shall fade, and void as vain; But of the deed throughout the life the shame Endures, defacing you with foul defame." - Nicholas Grimald

"A name with a gently exotic ring to it, like birdsong, like a grain of sand in the far-off Gobi Desert or the northern steppes, whipped up by the wind, carried by storms, swirling through the sky, travelling, crossing whole countries without knowing quite how, and ending up in the crook of my ear." - Sijie Dai

"The name of this book is mysterious." - Pseudonymous Bosch

"What in the name of Zeus's testicles?" - Darynda Jones

"The grand old name of gentleman." - Alfred Tennyson

"Name the greatest of all inventors. Accident." - Mark Twain

"The name of Abraham Lincoln is imperishable." - Matthew Simpson

"It is no secret. All power is one in source and end, I think. Years and distances, stars and candles, water and wind and wizardry, the craft in a man's hand and the wisdom in a tree's root: they all arise together. My name, and yours, and the true name of the sun, or a spring of water, or an unborn child, all are syllables of the great word that is very slowly spoken by the shining of the stars. There is no other power. No other name." - Ursula K Le Guin

"My love for you won't stop with my leaving. Come an evening over the years, when you step outside your door and hear the wind blowing through the cottonwoods, that'll be me, thinking of you, whispering your name, and loving you." - Penelope Williamson

"I was playing the villain 'Falseface' on Batman, and I got wind that they were going to pay a young starlet $25,000 to be in the same episode. Well, I wasn't getting anywhere near that amount of money, so I refused to let them put my name in the credits." - Malachi Throne

"There's a lot of wishful thinking that somehow we'll replace fossil fuels with alternative energy sources, but they remain far from reality. We're not going to run Wal-Mart, Disney World, and the interstate highway system on any combination of alternative or renewable energy - solar, wind, algae oils, ethanol, used french-fry grease, you name it." - James Howard Kunstler

"The wind blows out of the gates of the day, The wind blows over the lonely of heart, And the lonely of heart is withered away." - William Butler Yeats

"Begging in the Name of Jesus is an insult to His Name. Use His Name as a king, with boldness!" - Chris Oyakhilome

"'Zolten' is a common Hungarian name, it's my wife's maiden name and most importantly, it's the name of Dracula's dog." - Penn Jillette

"Wind is the heart of the wave, the spoon of the sea and the angry bull of the ships. Without wind, there is no ardour, no agitation!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Do good in the name of children. Do good in the name of public health." - Arthur Caplan

"Books wind into the heart." - William Hazlitt

"The wind likes making jokes!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The wind flew. God told to wind to condense itself and out of the flurry came the horse. But with the spark of sprit the horse flew by the wind itself." - Marguerite Henry

"Prophesy to the wind, to the wind only for only The wind will listen." - T S Eliot

"He came like the wind, like the wind touched everything, and like the wind was gone. -from The Dragon Reborn. By Loial, son of Arent son of Halan, the Fourth Age." - Robert Jordan

"The scent of flowers does not travel against the wind; but the odor of good people travels; even against the wind: a good man pervades every place." - Max Muller

"So the name of a group has to say something. The name has to be strong." - Jim Capaldi

"My favorite name of a fandom is Benedict Cumberbatch's - 'the Cumberbatches' is just the best name." - James Mcavoy

"Sing will all the voices of the mountain, paint with all the colors of the wind" - Pocahontas

"Wind is the loving Wooer of waters; Wind blends together Billows all-foaming. Spirit of man, Thou art like unto water! Fortune of man, Thou art like unto wind!" - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Can you see God? You haven't seen him? I've never seen the wind. I see the effects of the wind, but I've never seen the wind. There's a mystery to it." - Billy Graham

"Sweet and low, sweet and low, Wind of the western sea, Low, low, breathe and blow, Wind of the western sea!" - Alfred Tennyson

"To her, the name of father was another name for love." - Fanny Fern

"Our love was born outside the walls, in the wind, in the night, in the earth, and that's why the clay and the flower, the mud and the roots know your name." - Pablo Neruda

"To wind the mighty secrets of the past, And turn the key of time." - Henry Kirke White

"To wind the mighty secrets of the past, And turn the key of time." - Henry Kirke White

"Indoors or out, no one relaxes in March, that month of wind and taxes, the wind will presently disappear, the taxes last us all the year." - Ogden Nash

"When God wanted to create the horse, he said to the South Wind, "I want to make a creature of you. Condense." And the Wind condensed." - Abdelkader El Djezairi

"Indoors or out, no one relaxes In March, that month of wind and taxes, The wind will presently disappear, The taxes last us all the year." - Ogden Nash

"This time of year, I live and breathe the beach. My cheeks feel raw with the wind throwing sand against them. My thighs sting from the friction of the saddle. My arms ache from holding up two thousand pounds of horse. I have forgotten what it is like to be warm and what a full night's sleep feels like and what my name sounds like spoken instead of shouted across yards of sand. I am so, so alive." - Maggie Stiefvater

"This time of year, I live and breathe the beach. My cheeks feel raw with the wind throwing sand against them. My thighs sting from the friction of the saddle. My arms ache from holding up two thousand pounds of horse. I have forgotten what it is like to be warm and what a full night's sleep feels like and what my name sounds like spoken instead of shouted across yards of sand. I am so, so alive." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Not I, not I, but the wind that blows through me! A fine wind is blowing the new direction of Time." - D H Lawrence

"I listen to the wind, to the wind of my soul Where I end up, well, I think only God really knows" - Cat Stevens

"So many gods, so many creeds, so many paths that wind and wind while just the art of being kind is all the sad world needs." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"God in the whizzing of a pleasant wind Shall march upon the tops of mulberry trees." - George Peele

"Wind is one of the greatest scams of the modern age." - Robert Bryce

"The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune." - Charles Swindoll

"Amplified by the still of night, the book opened - a gust of wind." - Markus Zusak

"The swift wind of compromise is a lot more devastating than the sudden jolt of misfortune." - Charles R Swindoll

"Winter solitude- in a world of one colour the sound of the wind." - Matsuo Basho

"The soul, O ganders, flies beyond the parks And far beyond the discords of the wind." - Wallace Stevens

"The first principle of modern cultures may be their connectedness. Culture is like wind and wind knows no boundary or center. Once there is a center, wind becomes a whirlwind." - Mu Xin

"So many Gods, so many creeds, So many paths that wind and wind, When just the art of being kind Is all this sad world needs." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"The chief objection to playing wind instruments is that it prolongs the life of the player." - George Bernard Shaw

"Poetry is the impish attempt to paint the color of the wind." - Maxwell Bodenheim

"We can outrun the wind and the storm, but we cannot outrun the demon of hurry." - John Burroughs

"Faster than the devil *times* Sharper than wind! That's the ultimate law of the hero!!" - Masashi Kishimoto

"The flames of the heart consumed me, and the mind Is but a foolish wind." - Edith Sitwell

"Wild is the music of the autumnal wind Among the faded woods." - William Wordsworth

"Today I felt pass over me A breath of wind from the wings of madness." - Charles Baudelaire

"This great blue world of ours is but a house of leaves, moments before the wind." - Mark Z Danielewski

"I don't like your miserable lonely single front name. It is so limited, so meager; it has no versatility; it is weighted down with the sense of responsibility; it is worn threadbare with much use; it is as bad as having only one jacket and one hat; it is like having only one relation, one blood relation, in the world. Never set a child afloat on the flat sea of life with only one sail to catch the wind." - David Herbert Lawrence

"I don't like your miserable lonely single front name. It is so limited, so meager; it has no versatility; it is weighted down with the sense of responsibility; it is worn threadbare with much use; it is as bad as having only one jacket and one hat; it is like having only one relation, one blood relation, in the world. Never set a child afloat on the flat sea of life with only one sail to catch the wind." - D H Lawrence

"Branches grew from his hands, his hair. His thoughts tangled like roots in the ground. He strained upward. Pitch ran like tears down his back. His name formed his core; ring upon ring of silence built around it. His face rose high above the forests. Gripped to earth, bending to the wind's fury, he disappeared within himself, behind the hard, wind-scrolled shield of his experiences." - Patricia A. McKillip

"The moods of love are like the wind, And none knows whence or why they rise." - Coventry Patmore

"For me, poetry is an impish attempt to paint the colour of the wind." - Maxwell Bodenheim

"I am a willow of the wilderness, Loving the wind that bent me." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Don't let the storm take the wind out of your sails." - Deborah Jackson

"Earth, left silent by the wind of night,Seems shrunken 'neath the gray unmeasured height." - William Morris

"When the splitting wind makes flexible the knees of knotted oaks." - William Shakespeare

"The moods of love are like the wind, And none knows whence or why they rise." - Coventry Patmore

"When you ca' change the direction of the wind - adjust your sails" - H Jackson Brown Jr

"A star is born in the teeth of the Lake Michigan wind." - Brent Musburger

"When you can't change the direction of the wind - adjust your sails" - H Jackson Brown Jr

"With every gust of wind, the butterfly changes its place on the willow." - Matsuo Basho

"Though thou wert scattered to the wind, Yet is there plenty of the kind." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"All true stories begin and end in a cemetery" - The Shadow of the Wind" - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

"The hope of heaven under troubles is like wind and sails to the soul." - Samuel Rutherford

"Thoughts come and go like leaves in the wind, but the core of consciousness is forever." - Deepak Chopra

"I hear the little children of the wind Crying solitary in lonely places." - William Sharp

"Earth, left silent by the wind of night, Seems shrunken 'neath the gray unmeasured height." - William Morris

"I've had the wind knocked out of me, but never the hurricane" - Jeffrey McDaniel

"The best-laid plans of mice and comedians usually wind up on the cutting-room floor." - Jon Stewart

"Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind." - Robert Green Ingersoll

"His calls for justice were lost at the mercy of the wind and human indifference." - Isabel Allende

"Those who remain unmoved by the wind of joy silently follow the Path." - Bodhidharma

"And the wind plays on those great sonorous harps, the shrouds and masts of ships." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"The thread has snapped. No sound even to mark the breaking let alone the fall. That long anticipated disintegration, when the darkest angel of all, the horror beyond all horrors, sits at last upon my chest, permanently enfolding me in its great covering wings, black as ink, veined in Bees' purple. A creature without a voice. A voice without a name. As immortal as my life. Come here at long last to summon the wind." - Mark Z Danielewski

"I listened to the wind bury winter; and when I tasted his grace, his grace had no name; only, night became something else in his presence, as though darkness had a soul, here, swaying to heartbeats roaring." - Marjorie M. Liu

"I don't believe that Citizen Kane or Gone With the Wind, or any damn picture that you can name, would be better off in 3D. I think it's a gimmick. I find 3D distracting." - William Friedkin

"The name of the Redskins will remain the Redskins." - Jack K. Cooke

"The diplomatic name for the law of the jungle." - Ely Culbertson

"In the Name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate." - The Koran

"The name of the Redskins will remain the Redskins." - Jack Kent Cooke

"THE NAME OF THE WIND has everything fantasy readers like, magic and mysteries and ancient evil, but it's also humorous and terrifying and completely believable. As with all the very best books in our field, it's not the fantasy trappings (wonderful as they are) that make this novel so good, but what the author has to say about true, common things, about ambition and failure, art, love, and loss." - Tad Williams

""Oh, ancient god, whatever your name," whispered Ahmed. "Help this lost son of a good father, this evil boy who meant no harm but slept in school, ran errands slowly, did not pray from his heart, ignored his mother, and did not hold his family in great esteem. For all this I know I must suffer. But here in the midst of silence, at the desert's heart, where even the wind knows not my name? Must I die so young? Am I to be forgotten without having been?"" - Ray Bradbury

"I met [ Samuel L. Jackson ] for the first time on The Today Show. He came out of an elevator. I was promoting A Mighty Wind and he was promoting something else. He said, "I hear we're going to be working together." I said, "On what?" He said, 'The Man.' I hadn't heard his name mentioned before. I made a few calls and found out he had the script and was interested. That was it." - Samuel L Jackson

"The name of Christ excludes all merit of our own." - John Calvin

"Body is the name of a series of changes." - Swami Vivekananda

"Fear of a name increases fear of the thing itself." - J K Rowling

"For sailors who love the wind, memory is a good port of departure." - Eduardo Galeano

"Evil spreads with the wind; truth is capable of spreading even against it." - Paramahansa Yogananda

"Every real thought on every real subject knocks the wind out of somebody or other." - Oliver Wendell Holmes

"When the wind is right, a faint odor of kerosene is exhaled from Senator McCarthy." - Ray Bradbury

"Every weed's fate is to bow in front of the wind!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Anemone, so well Named of the wind, to which thou art all free." - George Macdonald

"Can by their pangs and aches find All turns and changes of the wind." - Samuel Butler (poet)

"Sorrow turns the stars into mourners, and every wind of heaven into a dirge." - Patrick Hannay



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