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"Why don't sheep shrink when it rains?" - George Carlin

"Worry is a cloud which rains destruction." - Idries Shah

"It never rains in Tiger Stadium," - Les Miles

"It rains softly on the town." - Arthur Rimbaud

"It never rains but it pours." - Proverbs

"Whenever it rains you will think of her." - Neil Gaiman

"Collecting all The rains of May The swift Mogami River." - Matsuo Basho

"The mayfly lives only one day. And sometimes it rains." - George Carlin

"Trees are responsible for 3/4 of all rains" - Bill Mollison

"only when it rains. and sometimes, too, when i remember." - Lauren Oliver

"I love rains which carry desires to oceans." - Etel Adnan

"It never rains in Manchester, but it pours" - Kevin Keegan

"When it rains, it pours - figuratively and literally" - John Cornyn

"I believe in the sun, even when it rains." - Anne Frank

"No matter how hard it rains, withstand the pain." - Dmx

"When it rains, it pours. You decide what comes down." - Justin Uyehara

"Extraordinary rains pretty generally fall after great battles." - Plutarch

"When it rains, it pours - figuratively and literally." - John Cornyn

"It did' rain for you, maybe, but it always rains for me. The sky shatters and rains shards of glass." - Tablo

"It didn't rain for you, maybe, but it always rains for me. The sky shatters and rains shards of glass." - Tablo

"Ev'ry time it rains, it rains Pennies from heaven. Don't you know each cloud contains Pennies from heaven?" - Johnny Burke

"It ain't no use putting up your umbrella till it rains." - Alice Hegan Rice

"Schoolteachers are not fully appreciated by parents until it rains all day Saturday." - Charles E. McKenzie

"Everything is cleansed and purified by the rains, and the Earth blossoms in beauty." - Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

"Mr. President, when it rains it pours, but most Americans hold their own umbrellas" - Sarah Palin

"Strong winds do not last all morning, hard rains do not last all day." - Laozi

"When it don't rain, the roof don't leak; when it rains, I can't fix it nohow." - Robert A Heinlein

"O, banish the tears of children! Continual rains upon the blossoms are hurtful." - Jean Paul

"It never rains roses; when we want more roses, we must plant more trees." - George Eliot

"We are like cloaks, - one thinks of us only when it rains." - Maurice de Saxe

"When it do' rain, the roof do' leak; when it rains, I ca' fix it nohow." - Robert A Heinlein

"What do you do when it rains?" The captain answered frankly. "I get wet." - Joseph Heller

"Just like the Perimeter! It never rains but it pours," declared the Major." - Garth Nix

"Opportunities come infrequently. When it rains gold, put out the bucket, not the thimble" - Warren Buffett

"Sometimes when it rains, it's not that simple, when the sky has reasons to cry." - John Trudell

"She's Cherokee Indian, which is great 'cause whenever we have sex, it rains." - Jay Mohr

"Once the rains abated, my father's garden thrived in the heat like an unleashed temper." - Barbara Kingsolver

"The day is dark and cold and dreary; it rains, and the wind is never weary." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Long cold nights mark November's return, grey rains fall, wind walks in the bronze oak leaves." - Gladys Taber

"I feel sorry for short people, you know. When it rains, they're the last to know." - Rodney Dangerfield

"Without trees, mountains, fogs or rains, the Sun cannot create its own magic!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"If you count the thorns, the flower disappears. The Rains, Anyhow." - Avner Strauss

"Let your love be like the misty rains, coming softly, but flooding the river." - Proverbs

"They sat it "Rains Blood" at scenes of battle... you truly...make blood rain" - Nobuhiro Watsuki

"Don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines." - Satchel Paige

"I will start out this evening with an assertion: fantasy is a place where it rains." - Italo Calvino

"We (soldiers) are like cloaks,-one thinks of us only when it rains." - Maurice de Saxe

"Pansies in soft April rains Fill their stalks with honeyed sap Drawn from Earth's prolific lap." - Bayard Taylor

"Be glad, O people of Zion, rejoice in the Lord your God, for he has given you the autumn rains in righteousness. He sends you abundant showers, both autumn and spring rains, as before." - Joel Osteen

"Things are tough all over, cupcake, an' it rains on the just an' the unjust alike...except in California." - Alan Moore

"The skyline is etched in my veins. You can never put that out, no matter how hard it rains." - Macklemore

"Our tears are what happens when it rains deep inside our hearts and we cannot hold the rain any longer." - Philippos Syrigos

"He can't remeber who he is or where he lives." "Well that's convenient." "Not when it rains." - Elizabeth Chandler

"The rains of Life's Blessings cannot gather on mountaintops of pride, but flow easily into valleys of humbleness." - Paramahansa Yogananda

"Every time it rains, the soil counts every drop to know exactly how many times to thank to God!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"How come it rains every Hall of Fame weekend? They need to move it to a different weekend." - Yogi Berra

"You won't find one fish in a million that has enough sense to come in when it rains." - Robert Benchley

"You know it's funny, when it rains it pours they got money for wars, but can't feed the poor." - Tupac Shakur

"Poetry is just so emo." he said. "Oh, the pain. The pain. It always rains. In my soul." - John Green

"My mom says that when it rains you never feel like you should be anywhere but home." - Elise Broach

"Expect to have hope rekindled. The dry seasons in life do not last. The spring rains will come again." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

"Don't you know That lovers make the rains, Call forth the sun, Re-route hurricanes, And exorcise earthquakes for fun." - James Kavanaugh

"Despite deficit rains, we have been successful in bringing down the inflation down from double digits to 3-4%" - Narendra Modi

"When it rains manna from heaven, some people put up an umbrella. Others reach for a big spoon." - Peter Drucker

"You know it's funny when it rains it pours They got money for wars, but can't feed the poor." - Tupac Shakur

"Ah," cried Gavroche, "what does this mean? It rains again! ...If this continues, I withdraw my subscription." - Victor Hugo

"And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down. Without the rain, there would be no rainbow." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"My heart is in a world of water and crystal, My clothes are damp in this time of spring rains." - Du Fu

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

"Paris is a hard place to leave, even when it rains incessantly and one coughs continually from the dampness." - Willa Cather

"For winter's rains and ruins are over... And in Green under wood and cover Blossum by blossom the spring begins." - Algernon Charles Swinburne

"I have not got accustomed to English life. The food is truly disastrous and it rains all the time." - Patrice Evra

"It was a struggle treating Claude Rains as my lover, but we were friendly. It was no great love affair." - Gloria Stuart

"Claude Rains was what we call an actor's actor. He was very involved with himself and his performance." - Gloria Stuart

"Nowhere can it rain harder and with a more tiresome persistence than in California during the brief season when it rains at all." - Gertrude Atherton

"Rains driven by storms fall not perpetually on the land already sodden, neither do varying gales for ever disturb the Caspian sea." - Horace

"I do so hope he plays us 'The Rains of Castamere.' It has been an hour. I've forgotten how it goes - Olenna Tyrell, the HBIC" - George R R Martin

"Expedients are for the hour, but principles are for the ages. Just because the rains descend, and the winds blow, we cannot afford to build on shifting sands." - Henry Ward Beecher

"To the red country and part of the gray country of Oklahoma, the last rains came gently, and they did not cut the scarred earth." - John Steinbeck

"When you are caught in the heavy rains of anger, open the umbrella of mind, take refuge under the roof of reason!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The friendship between me and you I will not compare to a chair; for that the rains might rust, or the falling tree might break." - George Bancroft

"The produce of the vineyards has not failed everywhere, Ovidius. The heavy rains have been productive. Coranus made up a hundred jars by means of the water." - Marcus Valerius Martial

"The Summer comes and the Summer goes; Wild-flowers are fringing the dusty lanes, The shallows go darting through fragrant rains, Then, all of a sudden - it snows." - Thomas Bailey Aldrich

"Man - despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication, and his many accomplishments - owes his existence to a six inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains." - Paul Harvey

"Maybe love is like rain. Sometimes gentle, sometimes torrential, flooding, eroding, joyful, steady, filling the earth, collecting in underground springs. When it rains, when we love, life grows." - Carol Gilligan

"There are a lot of truths in this world. When it rains it pours. It's always darkest before the dawn. He who smelt it dealt it." - Rob Thurman

"I went for a walk in the rain. Recently, whenever it rains, I feel like I want to go for a walk." - Quentin S. Crisp

"Man - despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication, and his many accomplishments - owes his existence to a six inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains." - Anonymous

"And after it rains There's a rainbow And all of the colors are black Its not that the colors aren't there It's just imagination they lack." - Simon and Garfunkel

"The friendship between me and you I will not compare to a chain; for that the rains might rust, or the falling tree might break." - George Bancroft

"I think it rains That tongues may loosen from the porch Uncleave roof tops of the mouth, hang heavy with knowledge." - Wole Soyinka

"The rain is falling all around, It falls on field and tree, It rains on the umbrellas here, And on the ships at sea. - Rain" - Robert Louis Stevenson

"My mom used to tell me when I was little, 'When it rains, it's God's manifestation - a big day's waiting to happen.'" - Gabby Douglas

"It didn't rain today, so I didn't have to work. Why don't you have to sit around and wait until it rains?" - Linda Fiorentino

"It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles, against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent." - Dave Barry

"Nature is my temple; trees are my priests; birds, my rabbis; rains, my imams! Nature is my only true and eternal religion." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Winds wanders, and dews drip earthward; Rains fall, suns rise and set; Earth whirls, and all but to prosper A poor little violet." - James Russell Lowell

"God is good for everybody. The sun shines on good people and bad people, and it rains on both, too. God doesn't choose rain only for bad people." - Mariano Rivera

"I have a weird life because I live on songwriting royalties, which are a strange income. Sometimes it rains, sometimes it doesn't." - Joe Strummer

"Technology has allowed us to have more drought-resistant crops. The spotty nature of drought, the spotty nature of rains can sometimes result in better yields than anticipated." - Tom Vilsack

"Expect to have hope rekindled. Expect your prayers to be answered in wondrous ways. The dry seasons in life do not last. The spring rains will come again." - Sarah Ban Breathnach

"As the palm-tree standeth so straight and so tall, The more the hail beats, and the more the rains fall." - Simon Dach

"Surely among a rich man's flowering lawns, Amid the rustle of his planted hills, Life overflows without ambitious pains; And rains down life until the basin spills, And mounts more dizzy high the more it rains As though to choose whatever shape it wills...." - William Butler Yeats

"And I know you're frightened By my laughter But you're not afraid To hold my pain You see I'm never sure Just what you're after, Babe But it seems you only love me When it rains. How come you only love me when it rains?" - Harry Chapin

"We listen. We listen. We move. We sit. It rains. The sun comes out. (there stands a friend) We listen. We laugh. We share. We sit. We dance. It rains. There stands a friend. We listen. We share. We sit. We dance. The sun comes up. There. I stand, a friend." - Mary Anne Radmacher

"I am sure it is a great mistake always to know enough to go in when it rains. One may keep snug and dry by such knowledge, but one misses a world of loveliness." - Adeline Knapp

"The day is cold, and dark, and dreary; It rains, and the wind in never weary; The vine still clings to the mouldering wall, But at every gust the dead leaves fall, And the day is dark and dreary." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"The rains are rhythmic, coming religiously in the afternoons (after lunch has been eaten but before tea, so that the nights are washed clean-black with bright pinpoints of silver starlight hanging over a restless, grateful earth)." - Alexandra Fuller

"The rains tumble down in the sky, Young swallows have learned how to fly, The leaves that were green are no longer so green, And it looks like the summer is over." - Tom Springfield

"Tell me about the rains that washed and wore you down. About the travels you took to find yourself and how you left a part of you in every place, yet somehow always came back more complete." - Tyler Kent

"The climate of our culture is changing. Under these new rains, new suns, small things grow great, and what was great grows small; whole species disappear and are replaced." - Randall Jarrell

"Why the Egyptian, Arabic, Abyssinian, Choctaw? Well, what tongue does the wind talk? What nationality is a storm? What country do rains come from? What color is lightning? Where does thunder goe when it dies?" - Ray Bradbury

"Were it not for the amusement of our books, we should be moped to death for want of occupation. It rains incessantly. ... we tickle ourselves in order to laugh; to so low an ebb are we reduced." - Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sevigne

"The wise leader speaks rarely and briefly. After all, no other natural outpouring goes on and on. It rains and then it stops. It thunders and then it stops." - John Heider

"Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines." - Satchel Paige

"One does not begin to make a garden until he wants a garden. To want a garden is to be interested in plants, in the winds and rains, in birds and insects, in the warm-smelling earth." - Liberty Hyde Bailey

"From the world of passions returning to the world of passions: There is a moment's pause. If it rains, let it rain, if the wind blows, let it blow." - Ikkyu

"The morning light, which rains its quivering beams Wide o'er the plains, the summits, and the streams, In one broad blaze expands its golden glow On all that answers to its glance below." - Oliver Wendell Holmes

"The day is cold, and dark, and dreary; It rains, and the wind in never weary; The vine still clings to the mouldering wall, But at every gust the dead leaves fall, And the day is dark and dreary." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"I think when you're young you should be a lot with yourself and your sufferings. Then one day you get out where the sun shines and the rain rains and the snow snows and it all comes together." - Diana Vreeland

"I've never understood why people run to get out of the rain in the summertime... People will drive miles and miles to go jump in a cool swimming hole, but when it rains, they scatter." - Silas House

"By the grace of the spiritual master the cloud of the mercy of the Personality of Godhead is brought in, and then only, when the rains of Krishna consciousness fall, can the fire of material existence be extinguished." - A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

"Eratosthenes declares that it is no longer necessary to inquire as to the cause of the overflow of the Nile, since we know definitely that men have come to the sources of the Nile and have observed the rains there." - Eratosthenes

"I love a sunburnt country, a land of sweeping plains, Of rugged mountain ranges, of droughts and flooding rains. I love her far horizons, I love her jewel-sea, Her beauty and her terror - the wide brown land for me!" - Dorothea Mackellar

"In the wake of newly-alleged prisoner abuse this week, Senator John McCain said that continued mistreatment of Iraqi prisoners is hurting the nation's image. Also hurting the nation's image: letting people drown when it rains." - Amy Poehler

"I think when you're young you should be a lot with yourself and your sufferings. Then one day you get out where the sun shines and the rain rains and the snow snows and it all comes together." - Diana Vreeland

"...Thus it comes That earth, without her seasons of fixed rains, Could bear no produce such as makes us glad, And whatsoever lives, if shut from food, Prolongs its kind and guards its life no more." - Lucretius

"There are times of great beauty on a coffee farm. When the plantation flowered in the beginning of the rains, it was a radiant sight, like a cloud of chalk, in the mist of the drizzling rain." - Isak Dinesen

"Some people like when it rains a lot. Some people like sunshine. The idea that there's one, all encompassing afterlife is strange. It doesn't seem to make sense because we're all such different people." - Drew Goddard

"The rains tumble down in the sky, Young swallows have learned how to fly, The leaves that were green are no longer so green, And it looks like the summer is over." - Tom Springfield

"When the storm clouds in the west Are quickly gathering The ponies they run wild there Before it rains You'll see their sleek dark bodies Brightly gleaming You know the fire is flying through Their brains..." - J. Bullock

"It is beautiful when it rains far away in the distance, the bright sun shining on the mound on which you stand, and only a few guerilla drops heralding the approach of the shower towards you." - John Richard Vernon

"It rains during the morning. No visitors today. I feel lonely and amuse myself by writing at random. These are the words: Who mourns makes grief his master. Who drinks makes pleasure his master." - Matsuo Basho

"On ageing: It's the fate of the lion in winter: all his billions, all his television channels cannot rescue him from the mockery that rains down on the aged lecher, his powers visibly waning." - Silvio Berlusconi

"From the world of passions returning to the world of passions: There is a moment's pause. If it rains, let it rain, if the wind blows, let it blow." - Ikkyu

"Crocodiles sweetly shut their lidded eyes, and yawned, for the blond meat had been quite good, and in slow rains new flesh would sprout once more and then be munched anew." - Nikos Kazantzakis

"Just the way it never rains when you have an umbrella, you'll never run into people if you look fantastic. But go outside in pajamas, and you'll run into every ex you have." - Tim Gunn

"Observe this dew-drenched rose of Tyrian gardens A rose today. But you will ask in vain Tomorrow what it is; and yesterday It was the dust, the sunshine, and the rains." - Christina Rossetti

"Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines." - Richard M. Nixon

"On the fifth day, which was a Sunday, it rained very hard. I like it when it rains hard. It sounds like white noise everywhere, which is like silence but not empty." - Mark Haddon

"Tomorrow is our final show. That is unless it rains, and then there will be a rain delay. We'll probably make it up in a doubleheader around Labor Day." - David Letterman

"In my district, I know we have thousands of little creeks and streams, some of which only fill up when it rains. Nationwide, they're in the tens of thousands." - Hal Rogers

"Rain is good for me. I feel like I achieve clarity actually when it rains. The longer I have to sit and wait, the clearer my game becomes to me." - Venus Williams

"I don't like L.A. It's just not fun. I don't know why, but I just don't get it. You have to drive to get everywhere, and when it rains everybody freaks out." - Lady Gaga

"Although farming of any sort was almost as impossible in the plains as in the dry regions of winter rains farther west, the abundance of buffaloes made life much easier in many respects." - Ellsworth Huntington

"Weather is real. It is absolutely real: when it rains, it rains - you get wet, there is no question about it. It is also true about weather that you ca' control it; you ca' say if I wish hard enough it wo' rain. It is equally true that if the weather is bad one day it will get better and what I had to learn was to treat my moods like the weather." - Stephen Fry

"Weather is real. It is absolutely real: when it rains, it rains - you get wet, there is no question about it. It is also true about weather that you can't control it; you can't say if I wish hard enough it won't rain. It is equally true that if the weather is bad one day it will get better and what I had to learn was to treat my moods like the weather." - Stephen Fry

"When we complain of having to do the same thing over and over, let us remember that God does not send new trees, strange flowers and different grasses every year. When the spring winds blow, they blow in the same way. In the same places the same dear blossoms lift up the same sweet faces, yet they never weary us. When it rains, it rains as it always has. Even so would the same tasks which fill our daily lives put on new meanings if we wrought them in the spirit of renewal from within-a spirit of growth and beauty." - Helen Keller

"And who are you, the proud Lord said that I must bow so low? Only a cat of a different coat, that's all the truth I know. In a coat of gold or a coat of red, a lion still has claws. And, mine are as long and sharp, my Lord as long and sharp as yours. And so he spoke, and so he spoke, that Lord of Castamere, but now the rains weep o'er his hall, with no one there to hear. Yes, now the rains weep o'er his hall, and not a soul to hear." - George R R Martin

"There are no necessary evils in government. Its evils exist only in its abuses. If it would confine itself to equal protection, and, as Heaven does its rains, shower its favors alike on the high and the low, the rich and the poor, it would be an unqualified blessing." - Andrew Jackson



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