Most popular years quotes
The years teach much which the days never know.
A minute's success pays the failure of years.
Years steal Fire from the mind as vigor from the limb.
Years are only garments, and you either wear them with style all your life, or else you go dowdy to the grave.
After a certain number of years, our faces become our biographies. We get to be responsible for our faces.
People forget years and remember moments.
There are years that ask questions and years that answer.
The years shall run like rabbits, For in my arms I hold The Flower of the Ages, And the first love of the world.
Years teach us more than books.
Year, n. A period of three hundred and sixty-five disappointments.
For years fleet away with the wings of the dove.
I could not prove that years had feet— Yet confident they run.
All the years have their harvest.
Our years Glide silently away.
I have learned little from the years that fly; But I have wrung the color from the years.
Years following years steal something every day; At last they steal us from ourselves away.
And it never failed that during the dry years the people forgot about the rich years, and during the wet years they lost all memory of the dry years. It was always that way.
Years grow cold to love.
The years like great black oxen tread the world, And God the herdsman goads them on behind, And I am broken by their passing feet.
There are whole years for which I hope I'll never be cross-examined, for I could not give an alibi.
Why won't they let a year die without bringing in a new one on the instant, can't they use birth control on time? I want an interregnum. The stupid years patter on with unrelenting feet, never stopping—rising to little monotonous peaks in our imaginations at festivals like New Year's and Easter and Christmas—But, goodness, why need they do it?