65 Mist Quotes On Success In Life

These mist quotes will inspire you. Mist to cover or become covered with tiny drops of water.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging mist quotes, mist sayings, and mist proverbs.

Best Mist Quotes

  1. “As I stood and watched the mists slowly rising this morning I wondered what view was more beautiful than this.” ~ Hal Borland
  2. “The mountain remains unmoved at its seeming defeat by the mist.” ~ Rabindranath Tagore
  3. “Joys come from simple and natural things: mists over meadows, sunlight on leaves, the path of the moon over water.” ~ Sigurd F. Olson
  4. “Knowledge would be fatal. It is the uncertainty that charms one. A mist makes things wonderful.” ~ Oscar Wilde
  5. “his old life lay behind in the mists, dark adventure lay in front.” ~ J. R. R. Tolkien

  6. “To stand at the edge of the sea, to sense the ebb and flow of the tides, to feel the breath of a mist moving over a great salt marsh, to watch the flight of shorebirds that have swept up and down the surf lines of the continents for untold thousands of years, to see the running of the old eels and the young shad to the sea, is to have knowledge of things that are as nearly eternal as any earthly life can be.” ~ Rachel Carson
  7. “Suddenly a mist of green on the trees, as quiet as thought.” ~ Dorothy Richardson
  8. “I watched the land for as long as I could until it disappeared behind its shawl of mist, and until I had it fixed in my mind – unchanged, mysterious and beautiful” ~ Aimee Friedman
  9. “The mists of nostalgia color memory.” ~ Ken Tucker
  10. “Suddenly a mist fell from my eyes and I knew the way I had to take.” ~ Edvard Grieg

  11. “You never realized how thick your fog was until it lifted.” ~ J.R. Ward
  12. “The mist hung in the air like a prancing unicorn.” ~ Graham Joyce
  13. “The spirit-world around this world of sense
    Floats like an atmosphere, and everywhere
    Wafts through these earthly mists and vapors dense
    A vital breath of more ethereal air.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  14. “Live free, child of the mist,- and with respect to knowledge we are all children of the mist.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
  15. “Prayer clears the mist

    and brings back peace to the Soul . . .” ~ Rumi

  16. “Than smoke and mist who better could appraise
    The kindred spirit of an inner haze?” ~ Robert Frost
  17. “May every soul that touches mine – be it the slightest contact – get there from some good; some little grace; one kindly thought; one aspiration yet unfelt; one bit of courage for the darkening sky; one gleam of faith to brave the thickening ills of life; one glimpse of brighter skies beyond the gathering mists – to make this life worthwhile.” ~ George Eliot
  18. “May every soul that touches mine – be it the slightest contact – get there from some good; some little grace; one kindly thought; one aspiration yet unfelt; one bit of courage for the darkening sky; one gleam of faith to brave the thickening ills of life; one glimpse of brighter skies beyond the gathering mists – to make this life worthwhile.” ~ George Eliot
  19. “I am the dust in the sunlight,
    I am the ball of the sun . . .
    I am the mist of morning,
    the breath of evening . . . .
    I am the spark in the stone,
    the gleam of gold in the metal . . . .
    The rose and the nightingale
    drunk with its fragrance.
    I am the chain of being,
    the circle of the spheres,
    The scale of creation,
    the rise and the fall.
    I am what is and is not . . .
    I am the soul in all.” ~ Rumi
  20. “I enter the world called real as one enters a mist.” ~ Julien Green

  21. “I am the dust in the sunlight,
    I am the ball of the sun . . .
    I am the mist of morning,
    the breath of evening . . . .
    I am the spark in the stone,
    the gleam of gold in the metal . . . .
    The rose and the nightingale
    drunk with its fragrance.
    I am the chain of being,
    the circle of the spheres,
    The scale of creation,
    the rise and the fall.
    I am what is and is not . . .
    I am the soul in all.” ~ Rumi , Morning mist quotes
  22. “One should see that all appearance is like mist and fog.” ~ Milarepa
  23. “Nothing that is can pause or stay; / The moon will wax, the moon will wane, / The mist and cloud will turn to rain, / The rain to mist and cloud again, / Tomorrow be today.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  24. “Courage to me means plowing through that dull gray mist that comes down on life-not only overriding people and circumstances but overriding the bleakness of living. A sort of insistence on the value of life and the worth of transient things…My courage is faith-faith in the eternal resilience of me-that joy’ll come back, and hope and spontaneity. And I feel that till it does, I’ve got to keep my lips shut and my chin high, and my eyes wide” ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald
  25. “Walk on a rainbow trail; walk on a trail of song, and all about you will be beauty. There is a way out of every dark mist, over a rainbow trail.” ~ Robert Motherwell

  26. “Men live their lives trapped in an eternal present, between the mists of memory and the sea of shadow that is all we know of the days to come.” ~ George R. R. Martin
  27. “Music fills the infinite between two souls. This has been muffled by the mist of our daily habits.” ~ Rabindranath Tagore
  28. “Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness, Close bosom-friend of the maturing sun.” ~ John Keats
  29. “There are things of which I may not speak; There are dreams that cannot die; There are thoughts that make the strong heart weak, And bring a pallor into the cheek, And a mist before the eye.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  30. “When you walk in the mist, you get wet.” ~ Dogen

  31. “Our minds, as well as our bodies, have need of the out-of-doors. Our spirits, too, need simple things, elemental things, the sun and the wind and the rain, moonlight, and starlight, sunrise and mist and mossy forest trails, the perfumes of dawn and the smell of fresh-turned earth and the ancient music of wind among the trees.” ~ Edwin Way Teale
  32. “When a scene is shrouded in mist, it seems greater, nobler, and heightens the viewers’ imaginative powers, increasing expectation –
    like a veiled girl. Generally, the eye and the imagination are more readily drawn by nebulous distance than by what is perfectly plain for all to see” ~ Caspar David Friedrich
  33. “The purity men love is like the mists which envelope the earth, and not like the azure ether beyond.” ~ Henry David Thoreau
  34. “So long as mists envelop you, be still. Be still until the sunlight pours through and dispels the mists – as it surely will. Then act with courage.” ~ Chief White Eagle
  35. “We must always remember with gratitude and admiration the first sailors who steered their vessels through storms and mists, and increased our knowledge of the lands of ice in the South.” ~ Roald Amundsen

  36. “and i walked for hours the mist growing thick and whole the thought of disappearing like that, so simply, made me so happy” ~ Jay Asher
  37. “As the mist leaves no scar On the dark green hill So my body leaves no scar On you and never will” ~ Leonard Cohen
  38. “The dawn came – not the flaming sky that promises storm, but a golden dawn of infinite promise. The birds came flying up out of the east in wedge-shaped formation, and the mist lifted in soft wreaths of sun-shot silver. Colour came back to the world. The grass glowed with a green so vivid that it seemed pulsing, like flame, from some hidden fire in the earth, the distant woods took on all the amazing deep crimsons and purples of their winter coloring, the banks were studded with their jewels of lichens and bright moss, and above the wet hedges shone with sun-shot orbs of light.” ~ Elizabeth Goudge
  39. “Everyone just keeps on disappearing. Some things vanish like they were cut away. Others fade slowly into the mist. And all that remains is a desert.” ~ Haruki Murakami
  40. “And all poets love dust and mist because all the last answers. Go running back to dust and mist.” ~ Carl Sandburg

  41. “A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, And resembles sorrow only As the mist resembles the rain.” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  42. “There is nothing more poetic and terrible than the skyscrapers’ battle with the heavens that cover them. Snow, rain, and mist highlight, drench, or conceal the vast towers, but those towers, hostile to mystery and blind to any sort of play, shear off the rain’s tresses and shine their three thousand swords through the soft swan of the fog.” ~ Federico Garcia Lorca
  43. “Life knows us not and we do not know life—-we don’t know even our own thoughts. Half the words we use have no meaning whatever and of the other half each man understands each word after the fashion of his own folly and conceit. Faith is a myth and beliefs shift like mists on the shore; thoughts vanish; words, once pronounced, die; and the memory of yesterday is as shadowy as the hope of tomorrow” ~ Joseph Conrad
  44. “If the heart of a man is depressed with cares, The mist is dispelled when a woman appears.” ~ John Gay
  45. “Knowledge is soon changed, then lost in the mist, an echo half-heard.” ~ Gene Wolfe

  46. “To absent friends, lost loves, old gods, and the season of mists; and may each and every one of us always give the devil his due.” ~ Neil Gaiman
  47. “To absent friends, lost loves, old gods, and the season of mists; and may each and every one of us always give the devil his due.” ~ Neil Gaiman
  48. “The crumbling castle, looming among the mists, exhaled the season, and every cold stone breathed it out. The tortured trees by the dark lake burned and dripped, their leaves snatched by the wind were whirled in wild circles through the towers. The clouds mouldered as they lay coiled, or shifted themselves uneasily upon the stone skyfield, sending up wreathes that drifted through the turrets and swarmed up hidden walls.” ~ Mervyn Peake
  49. “Hark, I hear a robin calling!
    List, the wind is from the south!
    And the orchard-bloom is falling
    Sweet as kisses on the mouth.In the dreamy vale of beeches
    Fair and faint is woven mist,
    And the river’s orient reaches
    Are the palest amethyst.Every limpid brook is singing
    Of the lure of April days;
    Every piney glen is ringing
    With the maddest roundelays.Come and let us seek together
    Springtime lore of daffodils,
    Giving to the golden weather
    Greeting on the sun-warm hills.” ~ Lucy Maud Montgomery
  50. “My sister Kwan believes she has yin eyes. She sees those who have died and now dwell in the world of Yin, ghosts who leave the mists just to visit her kitchen on Balboa Street in San Francisco.” ~ Amy Tan

  51. “Hark, I hear a robin calling!
    List, the wind is from the south!
    And the orchard-bloom is falling
    Sweet as kisses on the mouth.In the dreamy vale of beeches
    Fair and faint is woven mist,
    And the river’s orient reaches
    Are the palest amethyst.Every limpid brook is singing
    Of the lure of April days;
    Every piney glen is ringing
    With the maddest roundelays.Come and let us seek together
    Springtime lore of daffodils,
    Giving to the golden weather
    Greeting on the sun-warm hills.” ~ Lucy Maud Montgomery
  52. “While we may open the books of the past, we may but grant flying glances of the future, through the mist that veils it.” ~ Robert E. Howard
  53. “It was a gloomy prospect, and all that she could do was to throw a mist over it, and hope when the mist cleared away, she should see something else.” ~ Jane Austen
  54. “The mists remain of the false glory that erupts from history.” ~ Miguel de Unamuno

  55. “In California in the early Spring,
    There are pale yellow mornings, when the mist burns slowly into day,
    The air stings like Autumn, clarifies like pain –
    Well, I have dreamed this coast myself.” ~ Robert Hass
  56. “The task of youth is not only its own salvation but the salvation of those against whom it rebels, but in that case there must be something vital to rebel against and if the elderly stiffly refuse to put up a vigorous front of their own, it leaves the entire situation in a mist.” ~ Jane Addams
  57. “The task of youth is not only its own salvation but the salvation of those against whom it rebels, but in that case there must be something vital to rebel against and if the elderly stiffly refuse to put up a vigorous front of their own, it leaves the entire situation in a mist.” ~ Jane Addams
  58. “Sob, heavy world Sob as you spin, Mantled in mist Remote from the happy.” ~ W. H. Auden

  59. “A low line of shore was visible at first on the right between the movement of the waves and fog, but when we came further it was lost sight of, and nothing could be seen but the mist curling in the rigging, and a small circle of foam.” ~ John Millington Synge
  60. “When the foot of the’ mountain is enveloped in mist, the mountain appears to us much loftier than it is; so also when the ground and basis of a disaster is not clear to us.” ~ Berthold Auerbach
  61. “The time draws near the birth of Christ;
    The moon is hid; the night is still;
    The Christmas bells from hill to hill
    Answer each other in the mist.” ~ Alfred Lord Tennyson
  62. “The Christmas bells from hill to hill Answer each other in the mist.” ~ Alfred the Great
  63. “Unless God’s Word illumine the way, the whole life of men is wrapped in darkness and mist, so that they cannot but miserably stray.” ~ John Calvin

  64. “I love to watch the fine mist of the night come on, The windows and the stars illumined, one by one, The rivers of dark smoke pour upward lazily, And the moon rise and turn them silver. I shall see The springs, the summers, and the autumns slowly pass; And when old Winter puts his blank face to the glass, I shall close all my shutters, pull the curtains tight, And build me stately palaces by candlelight.” ~ Charles Baudelaire
  65. “I love to watch the fine mist of the night come on, The windows and the stars illumined, one by one, The rivers of dark smoke pour upward lazily, And the moon rise and turn them silver. I shall see The springs, the summers, and the autumns slowly pass; And when old Winter puts his blank face to the glass, I shall close all my shutters, pull the curtains tight, And build me stately palaces by candlelight.” ~ Charles Baudelaire

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