Quotes of the Day for 15 July 2000 – Rain
This is Saint Swithin's Day. On this day in 971 the remains of Swithun, the late Bishop of Winchester, were translated (moved) into the new cathedral. According to pious tradition many miraculous cures occurred and torrents of rain fell from the clouds. Legend says that if it rains today it will continue to Rain for 40 days.
I'm leaving because the weather is too good. I hate London when it's not raining.
- Groucho Marx
Rain! whose soft architectural hands have power to cut stones and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains.
- Henry Ward Beecher
The good rain, like a bad preacher, does not know when to leave off.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
- Dolly Parton
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