Fog Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old fog quotes, fog sayings, and fog proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Truth is the torch that gleams through the fog without dispelling it.     

Claude Adrien Helvetius

The future is a fog that is still hanging out over the sea, a boat that floats home or does not.

Anne Sexton

There it is, fog, atmospheric moisture still uncertain in destination, not quite weather and not altogether mood, yet partaking of both.     

Hal Borland

The fog is clearing; life is a matter of taste.

Frank Wedekind

The truth is a fog, in which one man sees the heavenly host and the other one sees a flying elephant

Terry Pratchett

Heavy fog is a weird guide! If you go on a journey with him, it takes you from nowhere and leaves you at nowhere!

Mehmet Murat ildan

I see a lot of fog and a few lights. I like it when life's hidden. It gives you a chance to imagine nice things, nicer than they are.

Ben Hecht

Let us go in; the fog is rising.     

Emily Dickinson

Even as fog continues to lie in the valleys, so does ancient sin cling to the low places, the depressions in the world consciousness.     

DeWitt Bodeen

Love is a fog that burns with the first daylight of reality.     

Charles Bukowski

And when the fog's over and the stars and the moon come out at night it'll be a beautiful sight.

Jack Kerouac

I don't think I'm going to do any good work this morning.

David O. Selznick

Fog and hypocrisy that is to say, shadow, convention, decency these were the very things that lent to London its poetry and romance.

Ada Leverson

The science hangs like a gathering fog in a valley, a fog which begins nowhere and goes nowhere, an incidental, unmeaning inconvenience to passers by.     

H. G. Wells

When it's foggy in the pulpit it's cloudy in the pew.

Cavett Robert

Sometimes it is hard to see in life. If the fog rolls in we can't see anything. Most people get caught up in life that they forget the purpose of life is to be happy.

Frederick Lenz

At night the fog was thick and full of light, and sometimes voices.

Erin Bow

You never realized how thick your fog was until it lifted.     

J.R. Ward

We love fog because it shifts old anomalies into the elements surrounding them. It gives relief from a way of seeing.

Eavan Boland

The fog comes on little cat feet. It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on.     

Carl Sandburg

Love feels like this fog. It slinks in from some hidden place and silently overtakes me. It seems so dense, but when I reach into it, there’s nothing of substance. Then, before too long, it simply vanishes. That’s my perception of love.     

Alex Z. Moores

In nature, everything has a job. The job of the fog is to beautify further the existing beauties!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Inside the fogs, you think better and thus you see better!     

Mehmet Murat ildan