Rain is grace; rain is the sky condescending to the earth; without rain, there would be no life.
The time is right to mix sentences with dirt and the sun with punctuation and rain with verbs.Richard Brautigan
Countries that have soldiers in charge seem, more often than not, to be the ones where democracy is but a flickering candle sitting in an open window with a forecast of rain.Lewis MacKenzie
Tori Amos had a major influence on how I craft words in a song . Until I heard 'Little Earthquakes' all my lyrics used really obvious analogies like rain for tears .Hal Sparks, in Exclusive interview: Hal Sparks has a lot to say about Rock 'N' Roll (16 May 2012)
Do you hear the rain? Do you hear the rain?Who: Jessica Dubroff, seven-year-old pilot speaking to her mother by telephone as the engines revved for takeoff, she (and her flight instructor) crashed minutes later in rough weather, April 11, 1996.
If you want to be vice-president, stand out here in the rain in your underwear and let everybody see what you're made of.Nicholas F(rederick) Brady
The world goes up and the world goes down, and the sunshine follows the rain. And yesterday's sneer and yesterday's frown can never come over again.Charles Kingsley
Loud roared the dreadful thunder,The rain a deluge showers.andrew cherry
I will on thee as on a comet look, A comet, the sad world's ill-boding book; Thy light as luctual and stain'd with woes I'll judge, where penal flames sit mixt and close. But though some think thou shin'st but to restrain Bold storms, and simply dost attend on rain; Yet I know well, and so our sins require, Thou dost but court cold rain, till rain turns fire.Henry Vaughan
" Love your enemies, bless those who curse you, that ye may be the sons of your Heavenly Father, who makes the sun to shine on the good and on the evil , and the rain to fall on the just and unjust." How monstrous a calumny have not impostors dared to advance against the mild and gentle author of this just sentiment, and against the whole tenor of his doctrines and his life, overflowing with benevolence and forbearance and compassion !Percy Bysshe Shelley, quoting Jesus, in an unfinished Essay on Christianity (written 1815; published 1859)
I lay wake […] listening to the rain drip from the eaves and thinking of the big map that hung from the top of the chalkboard in my primary school in Wilton, Connecticut, so many years ago, back in the days of cars, television, and air-conditioning. The states on this map were muted tones of pink, green, and yellow. Over it hung the flag that we pledged allegiance to every single morning. "One nation under God, indivisible..."james howard kunstler
When shall we three meet againIn thunder, lightning, or in rain?william shakespeare
There are no stars to-night But those of memory. Yet how much room for memory there is In the loose girdle of soft rain.hart crane
It is not raining rain to me, It's raining daffodils; In every dimpled drop I see wild flowers on distant hills.Robert Loveman
Loud roared the dreadful thunder, The rain a deluge showers.andrew cherry
Thank you, Sally Sparrow. I have till the rain stops.Who: Billy Shipton
The oldest griefs of summer seem less sad than drone of mowers on suburban lawns and girls'thin laughter, to the ears that hear the soft rain falling of the failing stars.Edgell Rickword
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