„It’s an ill wind as blows nobody no good, as I always say. And All’s well as ends Better!“

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„An ill wind that blows no man to good.“

—  John Heywood English writer known for plays, poems and a collection of proverbs 1497 - 1580

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„It is an ill wind turns none to good“

—  Thomas Tusser English poet 1524 - 1580

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Kontext: Yet true it is, as cow chews cud
And trees at spring do yield forth bud,
Except wind stands as never it stood,
It is an ill wind turns none to good.

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„.. the wind of 'art brut' blows on writing as well as on other avenues of artistic creation.“

—  Jean Dubuffet sculptor from France 1901 - 1985

Quote in the text of Jean Dubuffet, 'Project pour un petit texte liminaire introduisant les publications de 'L'art brut dans l'écrire', 1969 (1969), published in Le Langage de la rupture', Paris: Presses Universitaires de France, 1978
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„3668. Nothing is ill, that ends well.“

—  Thomas Fuller (writer) British physician, preacher, and intellectual 1654 - 1734

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„The wind is blowing, adore the wind.“

—  Pythagoras ancient Greek mathematician and philosopher -585 - -495 v.Chr

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—  Ryan Adams American alt-country/rock singer-songwriter 1974

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„Well aunt (quoth Ales) all is well that endes well.
Ye Ales, of a good begynnyng comth a good end.“

—  John Heywood English writer known for plays, poems and a collection of proverbs 1497 - 1580

Well aunt, said Ales, all is well that ends well.
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„Not I, not I, but the wind that blows through me!“

—  D.H. Lawrence English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter 1885 - 1930

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„And who am I to blow against the wind?“

—  David Levithan, Dash & Lily's Book of Dares

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„If it rains, let it rain, if the wind blows, let it blow.“

—  Ikkyu Japanese Buddhist monk 1394 - 1481

As quoted in The Essence of Zen : Zen Buddhism for Every Day and Every Moment (2002) by Mark Levon Byrne, p. 28.
Kontext: From the world of passions returning to the world of passions:
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„Is ill-language a justification for blows?“

—  John Pratt English judge and politician 1657 - 1725

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