Spring Quotes

Lailah Gifty Akita

Spring time is a time for new adventure.

John Muir

Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm.

Victor Hugo

If people did not love one another, I really don't see what use there would be
If people did not love one another, I really don't see what use there would be in having any spring.

Kobayashi Issa

What a strange thing!
to be alive
beneath cherry blossoms.

Yoko Ono

Spring passes and one remembers one's innocence.
Summer passes and one remembers one's exuberance.
Autumn passes and one remembers one's reverence.
Winter passes and one remembers one's perseverance.

Anne Bradstreet

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome."

[Meditations Divine and Moral]

Vladimir Nabokov

Nostalgia in reverse, the longing for yet another strange land, grew especially strong in spring.

Ernest Hemingway

People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.

Elyne Mitchell

Here, also, the future was cried aloud by the wind through the rocks, so that all those who heard would shiver, and then the liquid spring song of the thrush would make all the beauty of moonlight and sunlight blend together, making it true, so true, that happiness must come again

Sanhita Baruah

Let it rain on some days,
Let yourself shiver on some cold nights,
So when it's Spring you'll know why it was all worth going through.

Pablo Neruda

You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep Spring from coming.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

If winter comes, can spring be far behind?

E.E. Cummings

Always it’s Spring)and everyone’s in love and flowers pick themselves.

Mary Balogh

But only a person in the depths of despair neglected to look beyond winter to the spring that inevitably followed, bringing back color and life and hope.


Dead my old fine hopes
And dry my dreaming but still...
Iris, blue each spring

Jessica Stern

I can still bring into my body the joy I felt at seeing the first trillium of spring, which seemed to be telling me, "Never give up hope, spring will come.

Roman Payne

So the nymphs they spoke,
we kissed and laid.
By noontime’s hour
our love was made.

Like braided chains of crocus stems,
we lay entwined, I laid with them.
Our breath, one glassy, tideless sea,
our bodies draping wearily,
we slept, I slept so lucidly,
with hopes to stay this memory.

Cecilia Llompart

If Springtime crawls out of the

wild mouths of flowers, then
surely, Winter crawls out of mine.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

And the Spring arose on the garden fair,
Like the Spirit of Love felt everywhere;
And each flower and herb on Earth's dark breast
Rose from the dreams of its wintry rest.

Lailah Gifty Akita

Spring time is nature at its best.

Carew Papritz

Spring is a time to make up a big bouquet of flowers for someone you love, or are trying to love, or are in love with.

Marty Rubin

The deep roots never doubt spring will come.

Cecilia Llompart

Winter is already a lost shape, forgotten
in the ground. Instead, here is Spring

with all the grace of a woman
smoothing out her apron.

Frances Hodgson Burnett

Is the spring coming?" he said. "What is it like?"...
"It is the sun shining on the rain and the rain falling on the sunshine...

Anthony Doerr

Without habit, the beauty of the world would overwhelm us. We’d pass out every time we saw - actually saw - a flower. Imagine if we only got to see a cumulonimbus cloud or Cassiopeia or a snowfall once a century: there’d be pandemonium in the streets. People would lie by the thousands in the fields on their backs.

Margaret Atwood

In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.

Erin Hanson

Because the birdsong might be pretty,
But it's not for you they sing,
And if you think my winter is too cold,
You don't deserve my spring.

Phar West Nagle

Following dark winter's strife, a warm air rises, teemed with life. Birth, rebirth, as the waiting die. Old love, new love sprouts wings to fly.

Caitlin Rush

A breeze blew softly, slightly rippling the water as it carried the heady scents of late Carolina springtime through the air. Honeysuckle. Jasmine. Ripe, pungent river mud. Ah, the world felt right.

Stefanie Brook Trout

Here I find the true nature of the tree - not in the bulk of its shape but in the way its form alters my vision of the world.

Jessica Stern

My breathe would catch at the sight of violets-so common in the woods at home, so surprising in the mountains. The violet's message was "Keep up your courage, stay true to what you believe in." p264

Adalbert Stifter

While they were speaking of - in their opinion - great things, around about them only little things - also in their opinion - were happening: everywhere the bushes were turning green, the brooding earth was germinating and beginning to play with her first little Spring creatures, as one might with jewels.

Jeffrey R. Anderson

When spring knocks at your door, regardless of the time of year or season of our lives, run, do not walk to that door, throw it open with wild abandon, and say, "Yes! Yes, come in! Do me, and do me big!

Elizabeth Goudge

In a world where thrushes sing and willow trees are golden in the spring, boredom should have been included among the seven deadly sins.

Pamela Morsi

They say sweethearts and squabbles are like flowers and rain. Takes both to make it springtime.

Christina Bartolomeo

The poet Swinburne said that spring begins 'blossom by blossom.

Eileen Granfors

Something in the air this morning made me feel like flying. . . "

Spring Flight

Knut Hamsun

But now it was spring again, and spring was almost unbearable for sensitive hearts. It drove creation to its utmost limits, it wafted its spice-laden breath even into the nostrils of the innocent.

Vera Nazarian

Creativity is not so much a boundless well, but an all-you-can-eat buffet of elements for your creative endeavor.

Eventually you've eaten your fill, and it's time to digest and then make something.

But at some point, it will be time to return to the restaurant.

Angela Carter

At the best of times, spring hurts depressives.

Kristin Kimball

It's not the deprivations of winter that get you, or the damp of spring, but the no-man's land between.

Jessica Stern

Other flowers came at the end of the summer, but by then the winter sadness had already dissipated, and the effect of the blooms was not the same.

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