"The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and crying on the passers-by to come and love us."
- Robert Louis Stevenson
"Most of us live in artificial environments and then we go to work in artificial environments and the world becomes something that you see through a window."
- Alan Ball
"Set wide the window. Let me drink the day."
- Edith Wharton
"Without pain, there would be no suffering, without suffering we would never learn from our mistakes. To make it right, pain and suffering is the key to all windows, without it, there is no way of life."
- Angelina Jolie
"When you go home, fill the house with joy so that the light of it will stream out the windows and doors and illuminate even the darkness. It is just as easy that way as any in the world."
- Robert Green Ingersoll
"Doubt comes in at the window when inquiry is denied at the door."
- Benjamin Jowett
"It reminds me to say that staying local should never be about looking at the world through a closed window, but about making a home then throwing the doors open and inviting the world in."
- Simon Armitage
"I was a real daydreamer at school, gazing out of the window and losing myself in imaginary worlds."
- Talulah Riley
"Our senses are indeed our doors and windows on this world, in a very real sense the key to the unlocking of meaning and the wellspring of creativity."
- Jean Houston
"There is no one, says another, whom fortune does not visit once in his life; but when she does not find him ready to receive her, she walks in at the door, and flies out at the window."
- Charles de Montesquieu
"Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity."
- Herbert Hoover
"Be ready for when your time comes, you will have that window of opportunity, so seize the moment and capitalise on it."
- Anthony Anderson
"Many a doctrine is like a window pane. We see truth through it but it divides us from truth."
- Khalil Gibran
"I can't tell you why there's a delay, but stick your head out of the window and you'll know why."
- Dizzy Dean
"Throw open your window and let the scenery of clouds and sky enter your room! "
- Yosa Buson
"Strange things blow in through my window on the wings of the night wind and I don't worry about my destiny."
- Carl Sandburg
"I just don't like to lose what's in the window."
- Bill Joy
"It goes without saying that you should never have more children than you have car windows."
- Erma Bombeck
Edward Kinsella III
"The soul, cramped among the petty vexations of Earth, needs to keep its windows constantly open to the invigorating air of large and free ideas..."
- Lucy Larcom
"What you really want for yourself is always trying to break through, just as a cooling breeze flows through an open window on a hot day. Your part is to open the windows of your mind."
- Vernon Howard
"The wall around the window does not create two worlds."
- Henri Matisse
"If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade."
- Tom Peters
"Because forgiveness is like this: a room can be dank because you have closed the windows, you've closed the curtains. But the sun is shining outside, and the air is fresh outside. In order to get that fresh air, you have to get up and open the window and draw the curtains apart."
- Desmond Tutu
"Every single day the world seems like it is on the brink of falling apart. But then I look outside my window, and things look about the same as they did a week ago. It's almost a form of cognitive dissonance."
"Though we think we see different things from our windows, in reality we see the same things: Happiness and sorrow! All that is seen from every window!"
- Mehmet Murat ildan
"People are like stained glass windows: they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light within"
- Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
"Friends are like windows through which you see out into the world and back into yourself. If you don't have friends you see much less than you otherwise might."
- Merle Shain
"I look out of this window and I think this is a cosmos, this is a huge creation, this is one small corner of it. The trees and birds and everything else and I'm part of it. I didn't ask to be put here, I've been lucky in finding myself here."