Ice Sayings and Quotes

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

If you're skating on thin ice, you might as well dance.

Anita Shreve

Ice melts when heated, eyes melt when cheated.


You are ice and fire the touch of you burns my hands like snow.

Amy Lowell

Every time you go out on the ice, there are slight flaws. You can always think of something you should have done better. These are the things you must work on.     

Dorothy Hamill

Ice was water they just frozen.


Ice burns, and it is hard to the warm-skinned to distinguish one sensation, fire, from the other, frost.     

A.S. Byatt

Like ice beneath the sun's rays, to such poverty did he fall his fortune melted to water.

Ihara Saikaku

They say blood is thicker than water, but I say ice, can be more solid than blood, when times get cold.

Anthony Liccione

He who cannot put his thoughts on ice should not enter into the heat of dispute.

Friedrich Nietzsche

There's nothing pretty about ice. Ice grows nothing. But we've got this in our minds that we've got to make everything cold.     

Don Young

Fire to my ice. Ice to my fever.     

Karen Marie Moning

If ice can burn, then love and hate can mate.

George R. R. Martin

The thinner the ice, the more anxious is everyone to see whether it will bear.

Josh Billings

Without the ice, the earth will fall.     

Emma Thompson

Thou art all ice. Thy kindness freezes.

William Shakespeare

You've got ice in your veins, but you're smart enough to keep it from freezing your heart.


When you're on the ice, you have very little time, you see very little, and everything happens really quick.

Steve Yzerman

Ice and iron cannot be welded.

Robert Louis Stevenson

We all get the same amount of ice. The rich get it in the summer. The poor get it in the winter.

Bat Masterson