Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face.   Victor Hugo Victor-Marie Hugo (26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French Romantic writer and politician. During a literary career that spanned more than sixty years, he wrote in a variety… Read More ›


Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.   Pietro Aretino Pietro Aretino (20 April 1492 – 21 October 1556) was an Italian author, playwright, poet, satirist and blackmailer, who wielded influence on contemporary art and politics and developed… Read More ›


I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape. Something waits beneath it; the whole story doesn’t show.   Andrew Wyeth Andrew Newell Wyeth (July 12, 1917 – January 16, 2009) was a visual artist,… Read More ›


Winter is nature’s way of saying, ‘Up yours.’ Robert Byrne Robert Byrne (born 1930) is an American author and Billiard Congress of America Hall of Fame instructor of pool and carom billiards.