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I remember opening my dad's closet and there were, like, 40 suits, every co

I remember opening my dad's closet and there were, like, 40 suits, every color of the rainbow, plaid and winter and summer. He had two jewelry boxes full of watches and lighters and cuff links. And just... he was that guy. He was probably unfulfilled in h
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

My mum was very conscious about fashion, and my dad was born into the tailo

My mum was very conscious about fashion, and my dad was born into the tailoring tradition, so fashion has always been my life, although now, really, I wear the same thing - just in different weights - light and heavy cashmere in winter and cotton in summe
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

We need society, and we need solitude also, as we need summer and winter, d

We need society, and we need solitude also, as we need summer and winter, day and night, exercise and rest.
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Last winter when I was coming home from church one Thursday evening, I saw

Last winter when I was coming home from church one Thursday evening, I saw somebody run around the house again. I told my father of that.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

In the winter of 1940, 'The Atlantic Monthly' invited Peter Viereck, a twen

In the winter of 1940, 'The Atlantic Monthly' invited Peter Viereck, a twenty-three-year-old Harvard graduate who had won the college's top essay and poetry prizes, to write about 'the meaning of young liberalism for the present age.'
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I love the simple poetry of theater, where you can stand in a spotlight on

I love the simple poetry of theater, where you can stand in a spotlight on a stage and wrap a coat around you, and say, 'It was 1860 and it was winter...'
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I believe in process. I believe in four seasons. I believe that winter's to

I believe in process. I believe in four seasons. I believe that winter's tough, but spring's coming. I believe that there's a growing season. And I think that you realize that in life, you grow. You get better.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I rolled the second car that I ever owned, a Toyota 4 Runner. This was wint

I rolled the second car that I ever owned, a Toyota 4 Runner. This was winter in Colorado, two weeks before the 2002 Olympic trials. I was driving in the outside lane, and my rear tire caught some black ice, and we totally turned sideways to the point whe
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Winter in the country is very white. There is black grit on all the shoulde

Winter in the country is very white. There is black grit on all the shoulders of the roads and on the big mounds from the plows, and all the cars are filthy, but the fields are dazzling and untouched and pristine.
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People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.

People don't notice whether it's winter or summer when they're happy.
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Who cares about the men who steered your breakfast cereal through winter st

Who cares about the men who steered your breakfast cereal through winter storms? How ironic that the more ships have grown in size and consequence, the less space they take up in our imagination.
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He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause f

He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter.
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