Frasi di Hal Borland


No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.


Nessun inverno dura per sempre; nessuna primavera salta il proprio turno.


Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience.
Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.


Conoscendo gli alberi, capisco il signigicato della pazienza.
Conoscendo l'erba, capisco la perseveranza.


A woodland in full color is awesome as a forest fire, in magnitude at least, but a single tree is like a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart.


You can't be suspicious of a tree, or accuse a bird or a squirrel of subversion or challenge the ideology of a violet.


Non puoi sospettare di un albero o accusare un uccello o uno scoiattolo di eversione o sfidare l'ideologia di una viola.


April is a promise that May is bound to keep.


Summer is a promissory note signed in June, its long days spent and gone before you know it, and due to be repaid next January.


A snowdrift is a beautiful thing, if it doesn't lie across the path you have to shovel or block the road that leads to your destination.


October is the fallen leaf, but it is also a wider horizon more clearly seen. It is the distant hills once more in sight, and the enduring constellations above them once again.

Biografia di Hal Borland